The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 220 155 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 35.54% 27.10% 25.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.54% 28.28% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 112 154
Median daily rate £453 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +13.71%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
602 548 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.25% 95.80% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 381 495
Median daily rate £440 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 37 50
Median hourly rate £17.43 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.20% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £55.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -1 124 £466 +28.55% 42
Abingdon 0 7 - - 2
Kidlington - 4 £500 - 5
Thame +1 2 £413 -13.15% 1
Witney - 2 - - 7
Faringdon 0 1 £400 +33.33% 1
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £275 -
Burford - 1 £375 -
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 251 (50.40%) Java
2 233 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
3 224 (44.98%) JavaScript
4 180 (36.14%) AngularJS
5 152 (30.52%) HTML
6 145 (29.12%) SQL
7 138 (27.71%) Spring
8 121 (24.30%) Amazon AWS
9 116 (23.29%) CSS
10 115 (23.09%) JSON
11 108 (21.69%) MongoDB
12 107 (21.49%) JUnit
13 105 (21.08%) Web Development
14 101 (20.28%) Scrum
15 99 (19.88%) TDD
16 97 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
17 91 (18.27%) Git (software)
18 90 (18.07%) Maven
19 89 (17.87%) Jenkins
20 87 (17.47%) RESTful
21 80 (16.06%) Cucumber
22 78 (15.66%) .NET
22 78 (15.66%) PHP
23 77 (15.46%) Publishing
24 76 (15.26%) Tomcat
25 74 (14.86%) C#
25 74 (14.86%) NoSQL
26 73 (14.66%) Mockito
27 72 (14.46%) HTML5
27 72 (14.46%) J2EE

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 76 (15.26%) Tomcat
2 63 (12.65%) Elasticsearch
3 38 (7.63%) WebSphere
4 36 (7.23%) nginx
5 34 (6.83%) Apache
5 34 (6.83%) WebLogic
6 33 (6.63%) JBoss
7 27 (5.42%) WebSphere Application Server
8 19 (3.82%) WebSphere Process Server
9 12 (2.41%) Apache Solr
9 12 (2.41%) Umbraco
10 9 (1.81%) Alfresco
11 8 (1.61%) Jetty
11 8 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (1.41%) Drupal
12 7 (1.41%) WordPress
13 6 (1.20%) CMS
14 4 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
14 4 (0.80%) SilverStripe
14 4 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (0.60%) GIMP
2 3 (0.60%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.40%) MS Office
4 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 25 (5.02%) Magento
2 8 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.40%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 121 (24.30%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (13.65%) GitHub
3 65 (13.05%) Cloud Computing
4 62 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 37 (7.43%) PaaS
6 20 (4.02%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (3.01%) Amazon S3
7 15 (3.01%) Amazon SQS
8 10 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.80%) Boomi
9 4 (0.80%) Heroku
10 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.20%) Google Play
10 1 (0.20%) IaaS
10 1 (0.20%) Office 365
10 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.61%) Intranet
2 6 (1.20%) SSH
2 6 (1.20%) SSL
3 4 (0.80%) FTP
4 2 (0.40%) Internet
4 2 (0.40%) Network Security
5 1 (0.20%) Broadband
5 1 (0.20%) DHCP
5 1 (0.20%) DNS
5 1 (0.20%) HTTP
5 1 (0.20%) IPv4
5 1 (0.20%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (21.69%) MongoDB
2 74 (14.86%) NoSQL
3 55 (11.04%) MySQL
4 48 (9.64%) SQL Server
5 41 (8.23%) Couchbase
6 38 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (5.62%) Relational Database
8 26 (5.22%) Oracle Database
9 21 (4.22%) Redis
10 20 (4.02%) CouchDB
11 17 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (1.81%) Snowflake Schema
14 9 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
14 9 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
17 5 (1.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 107 (21.49%) JUnit
2 91 (18.27%) Git (software)
3 90 (18.07%) Maven
4 89 (17.87%) Jenkins
5 80 (16.06%) Cucumber
6 73 (14.66%) Mockito
7 39 (7.83%) Subversion
8 38 (7.63%) Spock
9 31 (6.22%) JIRA
10 29 (5.82%) Gradle
11 25 (5.02%) Talend Open Studio
12 23 (4.62%) Mercurial
13 12 (2.41%) TeamCity
14 11 (2.21%) Selenium
15 10 (2.01%) Ant
16 9 (1.81%) Visual Studio
17 7 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
17 7 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
18 6 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 6 (1.20%) GoCD
General
1 77 (15.46%) Publishing
2 47 (9.44%) Finance
3 8 (1.61%) Front Office
4 7 (1.41%) Retail
5 6 (1.20%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.00%) Advertising
7 4 (0.80%) Marketing
8 1 (0.20%) Automotive
8 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (36.14%) AngularJS
2 152 (30.52%) HTML
3 138 (27.71%) Spring
4 116 (23.29%) CSS
5 115 (23.09%) JSON
6 87 (17.47%) RESTful
7 78 (15.66%) .NET
8 72 (14.46%) HTML5
8 72 (14.46%) J2EE
9 70 (14.06%) Node.js
10 63 (12.65%) Web Services
11 62 (12.45%) XML
12 59 (11.85%) JMS
13 57 (11.45%) REST
14 42 (8.43%) jQuery
15 40 (8.03%) CSS3
16 37 (7.43%) Java EE
17 31 (6.22%) Symfony
18 28 (5.62%) Laravel
19 27 (5.42%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (2.61%) Mobile App
2 10 (2.01%) Visualisation
3 9 (1.81%) Data Structures
4 8 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.61%) Hedge funds
4 8 (1.61%) Informatics
5 7 (1.41%) User Experience
6 5 (1.00%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.00%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.00%) Statistics
7 4 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (0.60%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.40%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.40%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.40%) Fintech
9 2 (0.40%) iPhone
10 1 (0.20%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.20%) CMDB
10 1 (0.20%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 66 (13.25%) Linux
2 12 (2.41%) Windows
3 6 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.80%) Android
5 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (21.08%) Web Development
3 101 (20.28%) Scrum
4 99 (19.88%) TDD
5 97 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
6 72 (14.46%) MVC
7 62 (12.45%) Kanban
8 53 (10.64%) Migration
9 50 (10.04%) E-Commerce
10 46 (9.24%) OO
10 46 (9.24%) Unit Testing
11 43 (8.63%) Software Engineering
12 39 (7.83%) ETL
13 34 (6.83%) BDD
13 34 (6.83%) Front End Development
13 34 (6.83%) Open Source
14 33 (6.63%) Pair Programming
15 31 (6.22%) DevOps
16 29 (5.82%) Performance Tuning
16 29 (5.82%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 251 (50.40%) Java
2 224 (44.98%) JavaScript
3 145 (29.12%) SQL
4 78 (15.66%) PHP
5 74 (14.86%) C#
6 53 (10.64%) Python
7 42 (8.43%) C++
8 33 (6.63%) Scala
9 17 (3.41%) Ruby
10 14 (2.81%) XPath
11 13 (2.61%) C
12 12 (2.41%) Perl
12 12 (2.41%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.01%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.81%) Apex Code
15 6 (1.20%) Groovy
16 4 (0.80%) CFML
17 3 (0.60%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.60%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (2.01%) Degree
2 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (0.60%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.20%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.20%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.60%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.20%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.20%) MISRA
System Software
1 35 (7.03%) Docker
2 4 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (5.82%) Ansible
2 27 (5.42%) Puppet
3 25 (5.02%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.81%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.41%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 6 (1.20%) Rancher
7 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.20%) WMI
Vendors
1 47 (9.44%) Oracle
2 27 (5.42%) Microsoft
3 25 (5.02%) Talend
4 22 (4.42%) Google
5 21 (4.22%) Zend
6 15 (3.01%) Xamarin
7 14 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.41%) Sophos
9 6 (1.20%) SAP
10 4 (0.80%) Dell
10 4 (0.80%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.80%) Telerik
11 3 (0.60%) Adobe
11 3 (0.60%) Facebook
12 2 (0.40%) Apiary
12 2 (0.40%) IBM
12 2 (0.40%) Informatica
12 2 (0.40%) Twitter
13 1 (0.20%) HEAT Software
13 1 (0.20%) ServiceNow
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