The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 31 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 19 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.29% 2.79% 5.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 3.36% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 18
Median daily rate £575 £425 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -17.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £315 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £475 £708
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
Software Engineering
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
304 238 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 84.68% 82.93% 83.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 190 260
Median daily rate £466 £430 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.37% -8.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 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 £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering.

1 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (84.38%) Java
3 22 (68.75%) Spring
4 20 (62.50%) Maven
5 19 (59.38%) Scrum
6 17 (53.13%) Publishing
7 16 (50.00%) TDD
7 16 (50.00%) JUnit
8 15 (46.88%) Cucumber
9 14 (43.75%) MongoDB
10 13 (40.63%) Unit Testing
10 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
10 13 (40.63%) SQL
10 13 (40.63%) Linux
10 13 (40.63%) Tomcat
11 12 (37.50%) JBoss
11 12 (37.50%) WebSphere
11 12 (37.50%) RESTful
12 11 (34.38%) GitHub
12 11 (34.38%) Jenkins
12 11 (34.38%) Mockito
12 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (34.38%) HTML
12 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (31.25%) C++
13 10 (31.25%) Web Services
13 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
13 10 (31.25%) HTML5
14 9 (28.13%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (28.13%) Open Source

Software Engineering
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 13 (40.63%) Tomcat
2 12 (37.50%) JBoss
2 12 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (28.13%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (25.00%) WebSphere Process Server
6 7 (21.88%) Alfresco
7 5 (15.63%) Apache
7 5 (15.63%) Apache Solr
7 5 (15.63%) Jetty
7 5 (15.63%) nginx
8 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
9 1 (3.13%) CMS
9 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) GitHub
2 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (12.50%) Amazon S3
4 4 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) MongoDB
2 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 5 (15.63%) Couchbase
4 4 (12.50%) KDB
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (62.50%) Maven
2 16 (50.00%) JUnit
3 15 (46.88%) Cucumber
4 11 (34.38%) Jenkins
4 11 (34.38%) Mockito
5 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
5 5 (15.63%) Gradle
5 5 (15.63%) Selenium
5 5 (15.63%) Subversion
6 4 (12.50%) Spock
7 1 (3.13%) MSTest
General
1 17 (53.13%) Publishing
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 23 (71.88%) Software Engineer
3 21 (65.63%) Java Engineer
3 21 (65.63%) Java Software Engineer
4 20 (62.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 20 (62.50%) Java Developer
4 20 (62.50%) Java Software Developer
5 13 (40.63%) AWS Engineer
5 13 (40.63%) AWS Software Engineer
6 12 (37.50%) Agile Developer
6 12 (37.50%) Agile Java Developer
6 12 (37.50%) AWS Developer
7 9 (28.13%) MongoDB Developer
8 7 (21.88%) Software Developer
9 5 (15.63%) HTML Developer
9 5 (15.63%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (15.63%) JavaScript Engineer
10 4 (12.50%) Azure Developer
10 4 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (12.50%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) Spring
2 12 (37.50%) RESTful
3 11 (34.38%) HTML
4 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
4 10 (31.25%) HTML5
4 10 (31.25%) Web Services
5 8 (25.00%) .NET
5 8 (25.00%) Java EE
5 8 (25.00%) JSON
6 5 (15.63%) Lucene
7 4 (12.50%) EJB
7 4 (12.50%) Esper
7 4 (12.50%) J2EE
7 4 (12.50%) JMS
7 4 (12.50%) NumPy
7 4 (12.50%) Pandas
7 4 (12.50%) Pyramid
7 4 (12.50%) REST
7 4 (12.50%) SciPy
7 4 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 4 (12.50%) Hedge funds
1 4 (12.50%) Statistics
1 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (59.38%) Scrum
3 16 (50.00%) TDD
4 13 (40.63%) Unit Testing
5 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (28.13%) Open Source
7 8 (25.00%) BPEL
7 8 (25.00%) BPMN
7 8 (25.00%) Migration
8 7 (21.88%) DevOps
8 7 (21.88%) Pair Programming
9 5 (15.63%) Build Automation
10 4 (12.50%) BDD
10 4 (12.50%) Content Enrichment
10 4 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
10 4 (12.50%) Kanban
10 4 (12.50%) Quantitative Trading
10 4 (12.50%) Refactoring
10 4 (12.50%) Time Series Analysis
10 4 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 10 (31.25%) C++
4 9 (28.13%) Python
5 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
5 5 (15.63%) Ruby
5 5 (15.63%) Scala
6 4 (12.50%) C
7 3 (9.38%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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