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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 289 204 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 41.94% 29.57% 23.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.66% 30.45% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 167 92
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £493 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -4.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
662 670 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.08% 97.10% 97.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 494 344
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 38
Median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.50 £24.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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
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 28 September 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 0 158 £400 - 41
Kidlington - 12 £475 - 1
Abingdon - 10 £325 - 3
Banbury +8 1 £315 -10.00% 6
Bicester +2 1 £200 - 1
Faringdon +1 1 £400 +33.33%
Witney -1 1 £500 +92.30% 2
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 249 (53.21%) Java
2 205 (43.80%) JavaScript
3 199 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
4 165 (35.26%) AngularJS
5 158 (33.76%) HTML
6 122 (26.07%) Spring
7 114 (24.36%) JSON
7 114 (24.36%) SQL
8 112 (23.93%) Amazon AWS
9 107 (22.86%) CSS
10 105 (22.44%) Web Development
11 104 (22.22%) MongoDB
12 92 (19.66%) RESTful
12 92 (19.66%) Scrum
13 85 (18.16%) TDD
14 84 (17.95%) JUnit
15 81 (17.31%) Tomcat
16 79 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
17 78 (16.67%) HTML5
18 76 (16.24%) C#
19 74 (15.81%) PHP
20 73 (15.60%) Cucumber
21 71 (15.17%) Web Services
22 68 (14.53%) Maven
23 67 (14.32%) NoSQL
23 67 (14.32%) Linux
24 66 (14.10%) .NET
25 65 (13.89%) Kanban
26 62 (13.25%) Finance
27 61 (13.03%) Microsoft Azure

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 81 (17.31%) Tomcat
2 53 (11.32%) Elasticsearch
3 39 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 33 (7.05%) JBoss
5 29 (6.20%) Apache
6 24 (5.13%) nginx
7 23 (4.91%) WebSphere
8 18 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (3.21%) Oracle Service Bus
10 12 (2.56%) Apache Solr
11 11 (2.35%) CMS
11 11 (2.35%) WordPress
12 8 (1.71%) Jetty
12 8 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (1.71%) Umbraco
13 5 (1.07%) MQSeries
13 5 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.85%) Drupal
15 3 (0.64%) Apache Spark
16 2 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.43%) GIMP
2 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (4.27%) Magento
2 3 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 112 (23.93%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (13.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (11.75%) Cloud Computing
4 50 (10.68%) GitHub
5 33 (7.05%) PaaS
6 19 (4.06%) Amazon SQS
6 19 (4.06%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (3.85%) Amazon S3
8 11 (2.35%) Boomi
9 10 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.43%) Heroku
10 2 (0.43%) SaaS
11 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.21%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.14%) FTP
2 6 (1.28%) SSH
2 6 (1.28%) SSL
3 3 (0.64%) Network Security
4 1 (0.21%) Broadband
4 1 (0.21%) DHCP
4 1 (0.21%) DNS
4 1 (0.21%) Internet
4 1 (0.21%) Intranet
4 1 (0.21%) IPv4
4 1 (0.21%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 67 (14.32%) NoSQL
3 50 (10.68%) SQL Server
4 41 (8.76%) Couchbase
5 38 (8.12%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (6.62%) MySQL
8 30 (6.41%) Relational Database
9 27 (5.77%) Oracle Database
9 27 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (3.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (3.21%) CouchDB
13 15 (3.21%) Redis
14 10 (2.14%) KDB
15 6 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
16 5 (1.07%) Oracle Database 12c
17 4 (0.85%) Big Data
17 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 84 (17.95%) JUnit
2 73 (15.60%) Cucumber
3 68 (14.53%) Maven
4 61 (13.03%) Git (software)
5 58 (12.39%) Jenkins
6 54 (11.54%) Mockito
7 38 (8.12%) Spock
8 31 (6.62%) Subversion
9 29 (6.20%) Gradle
10 19 (4.06%) JIRA
11 17 (3.63%) Mercurial
12 14 (2.99%) Visual Studio
13 13 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
14 12 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (2.35%) Selenium
15 11 (2.35%) TeamCity
16 9 (1.92%) Hamcrest
17 6 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 6 (1.28%) GitLab
17 6 (1.28%) GoCD
General
1 62 (13.25%) Finance
2 52 (11.11%) Publishing
3 16 (3.42%) Front Office
4 9 (1.92%) Retail
5 6 (1.28%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.28%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.85%) Advertising
7 3 (0.64%) Marketing
8 1 (0.21%) Automotive
8 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (35.26%) AngularJS
2 158 (33.76%) HTML
3 122 (26.07%) Spring
4 114 (24.36%) JSON
5 107 (22.86%) CSS
6 92 (19.66%) RESTful
7 78 (16.67%) HTML5
8 71 (15.17%) Web Services
9 66 (14.10%) .NET
10 59 (12.61%) J2EE
11 53 (11.32%) XML
12 51 (10.90%) REST
13 49 (10.47%) JMS
14 43 (9.19%) Node.js
15 39 (8.33%) jQuery
16 37 (7.91%) CSS3
17 22 (4.70%) Sass
18 21 (4.49%) EJB
18 21 (4.49%) XSLT
19 20 (4.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (3.42%) Visualisation
2 13 (2.78%) Hedge funds
3 12 (2.56%) Data Integration
4 10 (2.14%) Algorithms
4 10 (2.14%) Statistics
5 9 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 8 (1.71%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.28%) User Experience
8 4 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.64%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.64%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.43%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.43%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.43%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.43%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.21%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.21%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.21%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.21%) Oculus Rift
11 1 (0.21%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 67 (14.32%) Linux
2 15 (3.21%) Windows
3 6 (1.28%) Unix
4 4 (0.85%) Android
5 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.64%) Windows CE
5 3 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (22.44%) Web Development
3 92 (19.66%) Scrum
4 85 (18.16%) TDD
5 79 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (13.89%) Kanban
7 51 (10.90%) OO
8 49 (10.47%) E-Commerce
9 46 (9.83%) Software Engineering
10 42 (8.97%) Migration
11 41 (8.76%) ETL
12 40 (8.55%) MVC
12 40 (8.55%) Open Source
13 33 (7.05%) BDD
14 25 (5.34%) Front End Development
14 25 (5.34%) Unit Testing
15 24 (5.13%) Automation Testing
15 24 (5.13%) Web Application Development
16 23 (4.91%) Microservices
16 23 (4.91%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 249 (53.21%) Java
2 205 (43.80%) JavaScript
3 114 (24.36%) SQL
4 76 (16.24%) C#
5 74 (15.81%) PHP
6 57 (12.18%) C++
7 51 (10.90%) Python
8 33 (7.05%) Scala
9 31 (6.62%) T-SQL
10 18 (3.85%) C
11 16 (3.42%) Ruby
12 9 (1.92%) Apex Code
12 9 (1.92%) Groovy
13 8 (1.71%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.71%) Perl
14 5 (1.07%) COBOL
14 5 (1.07%) Smalltalk
15 3 (0.64%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.64%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.43%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 15 (3.21%) Degree
2 3 (0.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.21%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.21%) MCTS
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.43%) DO-178B
1 2 (0.43%) MISRA
1 2 (0.43%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (6.41%) Docker
2 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (3.21%) Puppet
2 13 (2.78%) Ansible
3 12 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.92%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.50%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 6 (1.28%) Rancher
7 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.21%) Packer
7 1 (0.21%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (11.32%) Oracle
2 27 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 21 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
4 20 (4.27%) Google
5 17 (3.63%) Zend
6 13 (2.78%) Talend
7 11 (2.35%) Dell
8 10 (2.14%) Xamarin
9 7 (1.50%) Sophos
10 6 (1.28%) Informatica
10 6 (1.28%) SAP
11 5 (1.07%) IBM
11 5 (1.07%) Micro Focus
11 5 (1.07%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.43%) Tableau
13 1 (0.21%) BMC
13 1 (0.21%) CA
13 1 (0.21%) HP
13 1 (0.21%) New Relic
13 1 (0.21%) ServiceNow
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