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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 148 126 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.08% 16.32% 24.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.96% 16.91% 25.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 93 86
Median daily rate £400 £365 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +15.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
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
570 745 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.61% 96.50% 96.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 472 280
Median daily rate £350 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £220 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 55 41
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +2 74 £400 +17.64% 36
Faringdon 0 2 £350 +27.27%
Kidlington - 2 £281 -
Bicester -1 1 £113 -70.00% 1
Abingdon -2 1 £113 -73.52% 4
Witney - 1 £113 - 2
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 149 (48.06%) HTML
2 142 (45.81%) JavaScript
3 131 (42.26%) CSS
4 120 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (29.35%) Java
6 79 (25.48%) PHP
7 69 (22.26%) HTML5
8 64 (20.65%) TDD
9 62 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 51 (16.45%) Web Development
11 49 (15.81%) Web Services
12 48 (15.48%) Spring
13 43 (13.87%) Git (software)
14 42 (13.55%) jQuery
14 42 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
15 41 (13.23%) Linux
16 40 (12.90%) C#
17 39 (12.58%) SQL
17 39 (12.58%) Amazon AWS
18 38 (12.26%) Node.js
18 38 (12.26%) Windows
18 38 (12.26%) Subversion
19 36 (11.61%) OO
19 36 (11.61%) Oracle
20 35 (11.29%) SQL Server
20 35 (11.29%) .NET
20 35 (11.29%) Front End Development
21 34 (10.97%) NoSQL
22 33 (10.65%) XML
23 32 (10.32%) CSS3

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 38 (12.26%) Node.js
2 22 (7.10%) Tomcat
3 17 (5.48%) IIS
4 12 (3.87%) JBoss
5 10 (3.23%) Apache Solr
6 9 (2.90%) CMS
6 9 (2.90%) Oracle Service Bus
7 8 (2.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (2.26%) Drupal
9 5 (1.61%) Apache
9 5 (1.61%) WordPress
10 4 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.97%) SAS
11 3 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.97%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.65%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.65%) Plone
12 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.65%) Weka
2 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (5.81%) Magento
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.32%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.32%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.32%) FastStats
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.58%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.81%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (2.90%) Adobe Analytics
4 8 (2.58%) Google Analytics
4 8 (2.58%) Google Tag Manager
5 5 (1.61%) SaaS
6 4 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.29%) Boomi
6 4 (1.29%) GitHub
7 3 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.65%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.65%) Force.com
8 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.32%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.23%) Intranet
2 1 (0.32%) HTTP
2 1 (0.32%) Network Security
2 1 (0.32%) PPP
2 1 (0.32%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.97%) NoSQL
3 29 (9.35%) MySQL
4 25 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (7.10%) Relational Database
6 20 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (5.81%) Oracle Database
8 15 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (4.19%) MongoDB
11 11 (3.55%) Oracle BI EE
11 11 (3.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (2.26%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (2.26%) Oracle OWB
13 6 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (1.61%) Big Data
15 3 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (0.97%) KDB
15 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 43 (13.87%) Git (software)
2 38 (12.26%) Subversion
3 12 (3.87%) TortoiseSVN
4 11 (3.55%) Talend Open Studio
5 9 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (2.58%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.26%) Jasmine
7 7 (2.26%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (2.26%) PHPUnit
7 7 (2.26%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.94%) Grunt
8 6 (1.94%) JIRA
8 6 (1.94%) Mocha
9 5 (1.61%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.61%) Vagrant
10 4 (1.29%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.29%) gulp
11 3 (0.97%) Maven
12 2 (0.65%) JUnit
12 2 (0.65%) LabVIEW
General
1 31 (10.00%) Publishing
2 18 (5.81%) Finance
3 6 (1.94%) Marketing
4 5 (1.61%) Retail
5 3 (0.97%) Front Office
6 2 (0.65%) Billing
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Banking
7 1 (0.32%) Electronics
7 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (48.06%) HTML
2 131 (42.26%) CSS
3 69 (22.26%) HTML5
4 62 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 49 (15.81%) Web Services
6 48 (15.48%) Spring
7 42 (13.55%) jQuery
8 35 (11.29%) .NET
9 33 (10.65%) XML
10 32 (10.32%) CSS3
11 29 (9.35%) RESTful
12 23 (7.42%) Sass
13 19 (6.13%) JSON
14 18 (5.81%) Middleware
14 18 (5.81%) React
15 15 (4.84%) Django
15 15 (4.84%) Java EE
15 15 (4.84%) REST
16 14 (4.52%) Hibernate
16 14 (4.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.55%) Mobile App
2 10 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.26%) User Experience
4 6 (1.94%) Mathematics
4 6 (1.94%) Visualisation
5 5 (1.61%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.61%) Animation
5 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.61%) Statistics
6 3 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (0.97%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.97%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.65%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (0.65%) Fintech
7 2 (0.65%) iPhone
7 2 (0.65%) Physics
7 2 (0.65%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.32%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.32%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.23%) Linux
2 38 (12.26%) Windows
3 18 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (5.81%) Windows Server
4 15 (4.84%) Android
5 14 (4.52%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.29%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.97%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.65%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.65%) Unix
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (20.65%) TDD
3 51 (16.45%) Web Development
4 42 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (11.61%) OO
6 35 (11.29%) Front End Development
7 31 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 29 (9.35%) Scrum
9 28 (9.03%) ETL
10 22 (7.10%) BDD
11 21 (6.77%) MVC
12 19 (6.13%) Software Engineering
13 17 (5.48%) Open Source
14 16 (5.16%) Analytics
14 16 (5.16%) Kanban
14 16 (5.16%) Migration
15 15 (4.84%) Automated Testing
15 15 (4.84%) Multithreading
16 13 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (4.19%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 142 (45.81%) JavaScript
2 91 (29.35%) Java
3 79 (25.48%) PHP
4 40 (12.90%) C#
5 39 (12.58%) SQL
6 26 (8.39%) C++
7 25 (8.06%) Python
8 11 (3.55%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.90%) Ruby
10 8 (2.58%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.26%) PHP 5
12 6 (1.94%) C
13 5 (1.61%) Apex Code
13 5 (1.61%) ES6
13 5 (1.61%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.97%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.97%) COBOL
14 3 (0.97%) R
14 3 (0.97%) VB
15 2 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (2.90%) Degree
2 4 (1.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.32%) PhD
3 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.29%) Docker
2 2 (0.65%) GridGain
3 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (11.61%) Oracle
2 18 (5.81%) Red Hat
3 11 (3.55%) Google
3 11 (3.55%) Talend
4 10 (3.23%) Adobe
5 7 (2.26%) Informatica
6 6 (1.94%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.94%) SAP
7 5 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.29%) Dell
8 4 (1.29%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.97%) ATG
9 3 (0.97%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.97%) Zend
10 2 (0.65%) IBM
10 2 (0.65%) Micro Focus
10 2 (0.65%) Tableau
11 1 (0.32%) Siebel
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