The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 230 112 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.38% 22.18% 16.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.09% 23.00% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 68 34
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £28.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% -36.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
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
695 487 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.82% 96.44% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 262 277
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 47 34
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 7 July 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford 0 124 £403 +15.00% 47
Abingdon +1 7 £425 +21.42% 5
Bicester 0 5 £375 -
Banbury -4 4 £350 -17.64% 2
Kidlington - 2 £393 - 1
Henley-on-Thames -1 1 £550 +22.22% 2
Faringdon - 1 £275 -
Thame - 1 - - 2
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 145 (43.03%) JavaScript
2 114 (33.83%) HTML
3 104 (30.86%) SQL
4 101 (29.97%) CSS
5 98 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
6 87 (25.82%) .NET
7 77 (22.85%) PHP
8 76 (22.55%) Java
9 75 (22.26%) TDD
10 68 (20.18%) XML
11 64 (18.99%) jQuery
12 61 (18.10%) SQL Server
13 60 (17.80%) MySQL
13 60 (17.80%) C#
13 60 (17.80%) Web Services
14 59 (17.51%) AngularJS
15 58 (17.21%) Amazon AWS
16 54 (16.02%) Oracle
17 52 (15.43%) JSON
18 49 (14.54%) ASP.NET
19 42 (12.46%) Git (software)
20 41 (12.17%) Business Intelligence
20 41 (12.17%) Spring
21 40 (11.87%) E-Commerce
21 40 (11.87%) HTML5
22 38 (11.28%) OO
23 37 (10.98%) ETL
23 37 (10.98%) Web Development
23 37 (10.98%) Node.js
24 36 (10.68%) Continuous Integration

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (10.98%) Node.js
2 30 (8.90%) JBoss
3 26 (7.72%) Tomcat
4 17 (5.04%) Drupal
5 15 (4.45%) WebSphere
6 14 (4.15%) SharePoint
6 14 (4.15%) WebLogic
7 11 (3.26%) CMS
8 10 (2.97%) Apache
8 10 (2.97%) Confluence
9 7 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.89%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.59%) Zimbra
12 2 (0.59%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (2.37%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (1.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.89%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.59%) MS Office
4 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 25 (7.42%) Magento
2 5 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.19%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.89%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 58 (17.21%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 12 (3.56%) Amazon S3
2 12 (3.56%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.89%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.89%) Boomi
4 3 (0.89%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.59%) Office 365
5 2 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.56%) HTTP
2 8 (2.37%) Intranet
2 8 (2.37%) Network Security
3 1 (0.30%) SMTP
3 1 (0.30%) PPTP
3 1 (0.30%) PPP
3 1 (0.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 60 (17.80%) MySQL
3 35 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (8.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (7.72%) Oracle BI EE
6 20 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (5.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (3.86%) Oracle Database
10 12 (3.56%) Redis
10 12 (3.56%) Big Data
11 11 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (3.26%) Relational Database
11 11 (3.26%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (2.97%) NoSQL
13 7 (2.08%) SAP Data Services
14 5 (1.48%) Data Mart
14 5 (1.48%) Oracle OWB
15 4 (1.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 42 (12.46%) Git (software)
2 22 (6.53%) Visual Studio
3 21 (6.23%) JUnit
4 15 (4.45%) JIRA
5 13 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (3.56%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.67%) Mockito
7 9 (2.67%) Subversion
8 8 (2.37%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.08%) Grunt
10 4 (1.19%) gulp
10 4 (1.19%) Mercurial
10 4 (1.19%) Maven
11 3 (0.89%) PHPUnit
11 3 (0.89%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.59%) NUnit
12 2 (0.59%) Bower
13 1 (0.30%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.30%) Ant
General
1 19 (5.64%) Finance
2 16 (4.75%) Publishing
3 12 (3.56%) Marketing
4 10 (2.97%) Games
5 7 (2.08%) Retail
6 6 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.48%) Electronics
8 4 (1.19%) Banking
9 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (33.83%) HTML
2 101 (29.97%) CSS
3 87 (25.82%) .NET
4 68 (20.18%) XML
5 64 (18.99%) jQuery
6 60 (17.80%) Web Services
7 59 (17.51%) AngularJS
8 52 (15.43%) JSON
9 49 (14.54%) ASP.NET
10 41 (12.17%) Spring
11 40 (11.87%) HTML5
12 29 (8.61%) CSS3
13 25 (7.42%) RESTful
14 23 (6.82%) WCF
14 23 (6.82%) REST
15 21 (6.23%) WPF
16 20 (5.93%) XSLT
17 18 (5.34%) Sass
17 18 (5.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 16 (4.75%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (2.97%) Computer Science
1 10 (2.97%) User Experience
2 9 (2.67%) Semantic Web
3 8 (2.37%) Raspberry Pi
4 7 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.78%) Blog
6 5 (1.48%) Data Extraction
6 5 (1.48%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.19%) Social Media
7 4 (1.19%) NHS
7 4 (1.19%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.89%) Mobile Games
9 2 (0.59%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.59%) iPad
9 2 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.59%) DTV
9 2 (0.59%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.59%) Linked Data
9 2 (0.59%) iPhone
9 2 (0.59%) Google Search Appliance
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.79%) Linux
2 18 (5.34%) Windows
3 12 (3.56%) UNIX
3 12 (3.56%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (2.37%) Android
5 4 (1.19%) CentOS
6 2 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (22.26%) TDD
3 41 (12.17%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (11.87%) E-Commerce
5 38 (11.28%) OO
6 37 (10.98%) ETL
6 37 (10.98%) Web Development
7 36 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (10.39%) BDD
9 33 (9.79%) Scrum
10 32 (9.50%) MVC
11 29 (8.61%) Software Engineering
12 26 (7.72%) SDLC
13 20 (5.93%) Automated Testing
14 18 (5.34%) Project Management
15 16 (4.75%) Configuration Management
15 16 (4.75%) SOA
15 16 (4.75%) Data Architecture
16 14 (4.15%) Kanban
17 13 (3.86%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 145 (43.03%) JavaScript
2 104 (30.86%) SQL
3 77 (22.85%) PHP
4 76 (22.55%) Java
5 60 (17.80%) C#
6 28 (8.31%) T-SQL
7 17 (5.04%) PL/SQL
8 15 (4.45%) Python
9 13 (3.86%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.67%) C++
11 7 (2.08%) VBA
11 7 (2.08%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.78%) VBScript
13 4 (1.19%) C
14 3 (0.89%) Perl
14 3 (0.89%) XPath
15 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.59%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.59%) SPARQL
15 2 (0.59%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 14 (4.15%) Degree
2 8 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.59%) MCTS
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.30%) MCPD
6 1 (0.30%) MCAD
6 1 (0.30%) MCSD
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.97%) QA
System Software
1 11 (3.26%) Docker
2 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.30%) Firmware
2 1 (0.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (5.34%) Puppet
2 14 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.37%) Ansible
4 4 (1.19%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 54 (16.02%) Oracle
2 30 (8.90%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.56%) Business Objects
4 10 (2.97%) Progress
5 8 (2.37%) Cisco
5 8 (2.37%) Apple
6 6 (1.78%) Adobe
7 5 (1.48%) SAP
7 5 (1.48%) Google
7 5 (1.48%) Tableau
8 4 (1.19%) Eloqua
8 4 (1.19%) Aprimo
9 3 (0.89%) Dell
9 3 (0.89%) Perforce
10 2 (0.59%) Facebook
10 2 (0.59%) Twitter
10 2 (0.59%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.59%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.30%) Infragistics
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Rate: Up to £440 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Oxfordshire
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Rate: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £390 per day
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Computer Futures
Rate: £390 per day
Posted: 18 days ago