The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 43 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 7 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.95% 2.10% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 2.22% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Median daily rate £575 £463 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.32% +12.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +20.00%
Senior Developer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
351 270 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 97.77% 94.41% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 211 267
Median daily rate £450 £428 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 32
Median hourly rate £17.43 £27.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.61% +96.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £55.00 £19.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Oxford region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Senior Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) TDD
3 12 (70.59%) Spring
4 11 (64.71%) JUnit
5 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
6 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
7 8 (47.06%) BDD
8 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
8 7 (41.18%) HTML
8 7 (41.18%) J2EE
8 7 (41.18%) CSS
8 7 (41.18%) Scrum
9 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
9 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
9 6 (35.29%) JIRA
9 6 (35.29%) Maven
9 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
10 5 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (29.41%) Mockito
10 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
11 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (23.53%) JPA
11 4 (23.53%) GitLab
11 4 (23.53%) Spring Boot
11 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
11 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
11 4 (23.53%) Kanban
11 4 (23.53%) MVC
11 4 (23.53%) SQL

Senior Developer Skill Set
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 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) JUnit
2 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) JIRA
2 6 (35.29%) Maven
3 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
3 5 (29.41%) Mockito
4 4 (23.53%) GitLab
5 2 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (5.88%) Ant
6 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.88%) LabVIEW
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Spring
2 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
3 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 7 (41.18%) J2EE
4 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
4 4 (23.53%) JPA
4 4 (23.53%) Spring Boot
5 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) jQuery
5 3 (17.65%) REST
5 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
6 2 (11.76%) Java EE
6 2 (11.76%) Play Framework
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.88%) Grails
7 1 (5.88%) Node.js
7 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) TDD
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) BDD
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
6 4 (23.53%) Kanban
6 4 (23.53%) MVC
6 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Migration
8 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
8 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
9 1 (5.88%) BPEL
9 1 (5.88%) BPMN
9 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.88%) DevOps
9 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
9 1 (5.88%) UML
9 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) Scala
6 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) SAP