The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Refactoring
Rank 46 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.28% 1.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £401
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 - £71.00
Refactoring
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
297 248 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 84.62% 83.22% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 199 268
Median daily rate £450 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £55.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.63% +285.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £45.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £21.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Refactoring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Refactoring
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Refactoring across the Oxford region.

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Quantitative Trading
2 4 (80.00%) Data Acquisition
2 4 (80.00%) Time Series Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Pyramid
2 4 (80.00%) Pandas
2 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (80.00%) Esper
2 4 (80.00%) KDB
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Statistics
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Hedge funds
2 4 (80.00%) SciPy
2 4 (80.00%) NumPy
2 4 (80.00%) Front Office
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Java

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) KDB
3 1 (20.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Redis
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Esper
2 4 (80.00%) NumPy
2 4 (80.00%) Pandas
2 4 (80.00%) Pyramid
2 4 (80.00%) SciPy
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (20.00%) Laravel
3 1 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (20.00%) Memcached
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) Symfony
3 1 (20.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (80.00%) Hedge funds
1 4 (80.00%) Statistics
1 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Data Acquisition
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Quantitative Trading
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Time Series Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Zend