The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 29 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.47% 0.50% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.51% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -11.76%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
200 195 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 94.79% 97.01% 97.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 114 158
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 12 39
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.41 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Senior Developer
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Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer across the Oxford region.

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) MVC
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) NUnit
2 8 (80.00%) Ajax
2 8 (80.00%) NHibernate
2 8 (80.00%) Web Development
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) JSON
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (80.00%) MSTest
2 8 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 8 (80.00%) Razor View Engine
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (10.00%) PHP5
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) IIS

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) NUnit
1 8 (80.00%) MSTest
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) Ajax
2 8 (80.00%) NHibernate
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) JSON
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 8 (80.00%) Razor View Engine
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) Web Development
2 8 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) PHP5
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft