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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 148 127 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 19.97% 26.19% 18.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.45% 27.43% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 82 46
Average daily rate
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£396 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £260 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £436 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.78%
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
690 463 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.12% 95.46% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 256 224
Average daily rate £400 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 40 42
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.25 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -1 72 £389 +27.45% 44
Abingdon -1 6 £425 +41.66% 11
Bicester +3 4 £375 - 1
Banbury -6 3 £450 +5.88% 2
Faringdon 0 1 £275 +14.58% 1
Henley-on-Thames 0 1 £200 -64.44%
Thame -2 1 - -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 93 (33.21%) HTML
2 88 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 82 (29.29%) CSS
4 78 (27.86%) .NET
5 76 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (23.93%) SQL
7 65 (23.21%) Java
8 61 (21.79%) C#
9 51 (18.21%) PHP
10 50 (17.86%) Web Services
11 46 (16.43%) XML
12 42 (15.00%) MySQL
12 42 (15.00%) TDD
13 40 (14.29%) SQL Server
14 39 (13.93%) Oracle
14 39 (13.93%) ASP.NET
15 33 (11.79%) ETL
16 31 (11.07%) Linux
16 31 (11.07%) OO
16 31 (11.07%) jQuery
17 30 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
17 30 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
18 29 (10.36%) Software Engineering
18 29 (10.36%) HTML5
19 26 (9.29%) WCF
20 24 (8.57%) MVC
20 24 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
20 24 (8.57%) Microsoft
20 24 (8.57%) Spring
20 24 (8.57%) AngularJS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (6.07%) CMS
2 16 (5.71%) WebLogic
3 15 (5.36%) Drupal
4 13 (4.64%) JBoss
4 13 (4.64%) Apache
4 13 (4.64%) Tomcat
4 13 (4.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (3.93%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.93%) WebSphere
5 11 (3.93%) Umbraco
6 10 (3.57%) Node.js
7 7 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (2.14%) Zimbra
8 6 (2.14%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.71%) Liferay
11 2 (0.71%) ExpressionEngine
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.36%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 11 (3.93%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (1.07%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.29%) Magento
2 9 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.14%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.07%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.71%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.71%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.71%) Tridion
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.50%) Amazon S3
2 7 (2.50%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.71%) Boomi
5 2 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.71%) Office 365
5 2 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.71%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.36%) Force.com
6 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.93%) Network Security
2 3 (1.07%) DNS
3 1 (0.36%) SSL
3 1 (0.36%) SMTP
3 1 (0.36%) DHCP
3 1 (0.36%) PPP
3 1 (0.36%) SNMP
3 1 (0.36%) Internet
3 1 (0.36%) PPTP
3 1 (0.36%) Firewall
3 1 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.00%) MySQL
2 40 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 30 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (6.43%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (3.21%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (2.50%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
9 7 (2.50%) Big Data
10 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.14%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.79%) Data Mart
11 5 (1.79%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.43%) Relational Database
13 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.64%) JUnit
3 9 (3.21%) Subversion
4 7 (2.50%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.14%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.79%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.43%) Mockito
7 4 (1.43%) Maven
7 4 (1.43%) JIRA
8 3 (1.07%) Ant
8 3 (1.07%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.07%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.07%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.71%) Bower
9 2 (0.71%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (0.71%) Grunt
10 1 (0.36%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (5.00%) Finance
1 14 (5.00%) Publishing
2 11 (3.93%) Marketing
3 8 (2.86%) Games
4 5 (1.79%) Electronics
4 5 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.79%) Retail
5 3 (1.07%) Banking
6 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (33.21%) HTML
2 82 (29.29%) CSS
3 78 (27.86%) .NET
4 50 (17.86%) Web Services
5 46 (16.43%) XML
6 39 (13.93%) ASP.NET
7 31 (11.07%) jQuery
8 29 (10.36%) HTML5
9 26 (9.29%) WCF
10 24 (8.57%) Spring
10 24 (8.57%) AngularJS
11 21 (7.50%) CSS3
12 19 (6.79%) REST
13 18 (6.43%) .NET Framework
14 17 (6.07%) JSON
15 15 (5.36%) Ajax
16 14 (5.00%) WPF
16 14 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
16 14 (5.00%) Oracle ADF
17 12 (4.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.93%) User Experience
1 11 (3.93%) Raspberry Pi
2 7 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.14%) Google Search Appliance
3 6 (2.14%) Open Source
3 6 (2.14%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.79%) Data Extraction
4 5 (1.79%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.43%) Social Media
5 4 (1.43%) iPad
5 4 (1.43%) iPhone
6 3 (1.07%) NHS
6 3 (1.07%) Mobile Games
6 3 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.07%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.71%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.71%) PKI
7 2 (0.71%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.07%) Linux
2 14 (5.00%) UNIX
3 11 (3.93%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.86%) Android
4 8 (2.86%) Windows
5 4 (1.43%) CentOS
6 3 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (15.00%) TDD
3 33 (11.79%) ETL
4 31 (11.07%) OO
5 29 (10.36%) Software Engineering
6 24 (8.57%) MVC
6 24 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (7.86%) SOA
8 19 (6.79%) Scrum
9 18 (6.43%) BDD
10 16 (5.71%) E-Commerce
11 15 (5.36%) Web Development
12 13 (4.64%) Web Design
12 13 (4.64%) Data Architecture
13 12 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (4.29%) CRM
14 11 (3.93%) Project Management
14 11 (3.93%) Systems Analysis
14 11 (3.93%) Cyber Security
15 10 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 88 (31.43%) JavaScript
2 67 (23.93%) SQL
3 65 (23.21%) Java
4 61 (21.79%) C#
5 51 (18.21%) PHP
6 18 (6.43%) T-SQL
7 15 (5.36%) Python
8 12 (4.29%) PL/SQL
9 10 (3.57%) Apex Code
9 10 (3.57%) C++
9 10 (3.57%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.86%) XPath
11 7 (2.50%) VBA
11 7 (2.50%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.14%) XQuery
13 5 (1.79%) Scala
14 4 (1.43%) C
14 4 (1.43%) VBScript
15 2 (0.71%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (0.71%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 11 (3.93%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (3.21%) Degree
3 5 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.07%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.71%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.36%) MCAD
6 1 (0.36%) MCSD
6 1 (0.36%) MCPD
6 1 (0.36%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.21%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.36%) Firmware
1 1 (0.36%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (4.29%) Puppet
2 8 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.14%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (1.43%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.07%) Ansible
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.36%) Nagios
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 39 (13.93%) Oracle
2 24 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.93%) Business Objects
3 11 (3.93%) Cisco
3 11 (3.93%) Apple
4 10 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.86%) Google
6 7 (2.50%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.14%) Twitter
7 6 (2.14%) Adobe
8 5 (1.79%) SAP
9 4 (1.43%) Tableau
10 3 (1.07%) Aprimo
10 3 (1.07%) Eloqua
11 2 (0.71%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.71%) DataFlux
11 2 (0.71%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.71%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.71%) Dell
12 1 (0.36%) IBM
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