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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 196 104 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.78% 26.33% 34.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.04% 28.18% 36.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 66 111
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£413 £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -5.71%
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
675 369 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 92.21% 93.42% 93.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 193 246
Average daily rate £435 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.84% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 32 38
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £8.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.75 £23.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 108 £456 +48.37% 33
Abingdon - 8 £375 - 7
Kidlington -3 4 £500 -
Henley-on-Thames - 3 - - 1
Witney 0 2 - - 3
Banbury -2 1 £350 - 5
Bicester - - - - 2
Faringdon - - - - 3
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 10
Wantage - - - - 1
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 119 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (34.76%) HTML
3 108 (32.93%) JavaScript
4 104 (31.71%) Java
5 93 (28.35%) CSS
6 81 (24.70%) SQL
7 78 (23.78%) Oracle
7 78 (23.78%) XML
8 76 (23.17%) .NET
9 72 (21.95%) C#
10 65 (19.82%) SQL Server
11 63 (19.21%) TDD
12 60 (18.29%) Web Services
13 45 (13.72%) jQuery
14 44 (13.41%) Spring
14 44 (13.41%) PHP
15 43 (13.11%) MySQL
15 43 (13.11%) SOA
15 43 (13.11%) MVC
15 43 (13.11%) HTML5
16 41 (12.50%) XSLT
17 40 (12.20%) Ajax
18 38 (11.59%) Oracle Fusion
19 37 (11.28%) Software Engineering
20 35 (10.67%) Publishing
20 35 (10.67%) Oracle ADF
20 35 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
20 35 (10.67%) CSS3
21 34 (10.37%) WCF
21 34 (10.37%) ASP.NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 32 (9.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 27 (8.23%) Apache
3 25 (7.62%) CMS
4 23 (7.01%) WebLogic
5 16 (4.88%) Tomcat
6 15 (4.57%) Alfresco
7 13 (3.96%) Node.js
8 11 (3.35%) Umbraco
9 8 (2.44%) Drupal
9 8 (2.44%) SharePoint
10 7 (2.13%) ColdFusion
11 5 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (1.52%) Apache Pig
11 5 (1.52%) Liferay
12 4 (1.22%) ExpressionEngine
12 4 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.22%) Zimbra
12 4 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.91%) WordPress
13 3 (0.91%) TeamSite
Applications
1 10 (3.05%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.22%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.30%) MS Office
4 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (7.32%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.22%) Tridion
3 4 (1.22%) Magento
4 3 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.61%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.30%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.30%) Agresso
6 1 (0.30%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.30%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.52%) GitHub
4 4 (1.22%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.91%) SaaS
6 2 (0.61%) Heroku
6 2 (0.61%) Force.com
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.30%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.30%) Office 365
7 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.91%) HTTP
1 3 (0.91%) Internet
2 2 (0.61%) DNS
2 2 (0.61%) SSH
3 1 (0.30%) VLAN
3 1 (0.30%) NFC
3 1 (0.30%) Network Security
3 1 (0.30%) SSL
3 1 (0.30%) SNMP
3 1 (0.30%) RFID
3 1 (0.30%) Firewall
3 1 (0.30%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (19.82%) SQL Server
2 43 (13.11%) MySQL
3 26 (7.93%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (7.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (5.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (4.88%) Oracle Database
6 15 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (3.66%) Oracle BI EE
8 12 (3.66%) Big Data
8 12 (3.66%) NoSQL
9 11 (3.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (3.05%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.74%) MongoDB
12 8 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (1.83%) Apache Hive
15 5 (1.52%) Relational Database
15 5 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (9.15%) Git (software)
2 20 (6.10%) Maven
3 16 (4.88%) Subversion
4 14 (4.27%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.05%) JIRA
6 9 (2.74%) Ant
6 9 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (2.44%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.22%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.22%) Selenium
8 4 (1.22%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.61%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.61%) RSpec
9 2 (0.61%) Log4j
9 2 (0.61%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.61%) Sublime Text
9 2 (0.61%) Xdebug
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.61%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (0.61%) Jasmine
General
1 35 (10.67%) Publishing
2 10 (3.05%) Finance
2 10 (3.05%) Marketing
3 5 (1.52%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.91%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.91%) Advertising
4 3 (0.91%) Electronics
5 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.61%) Banking
6 1 (0.30%) Retail
6 1 (0.30%) Czech Language
6 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.30%) French Language
6 1 (0.30%) German Language
6 1 (0.30%) Polish Language
6 1 (0.30%) Slovak Language
6 1 (0.30%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (34.76%) HTML
2 93 (28.35%) CSS
3 78 (23.78%) XML
4 76 (23.17%) .NET
5 60 (18.29%) Web Services
6 45 (13.72%) jQuery
7 44 (13.41%) Spring
8 43 (13.11%) HTML5
9 41 (12.50%) XSLT
10 40 (12.20%) Ajax
11 38 (11.59%) Oracle Fusion
12 35 (10.67%) CSS3
12 35 (10.67%) Oracle ADF
13 34 (10.37%) ASP.NET
13 34 (10.37%) WCF
14 33 (10.06%) .NET Framework
15 28 (8.54%) Middleware
15 28 (8.54%) J2EE
16 26 (7.93%) SOAP
17 21 (6.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.35%) Digital Media
4 9 (2.74%) Open Source
5 8 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.44%) N-Tier
6 6 (1.83%) NHS
7 5 (1.52%) Social Media
7 5 (1.52%) User Experience
8 4 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.22%) Google Search Appliance
8 4 (1.22%) iPad
8 4 (1.22%) iPhone
9 3 (0.91%) W3C
9 3 (0.91%) DTV
9 3 (0.91%) GIS
10 2 (0.61%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.61%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.61%) Social Network
10 2 (0.61%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.01%) Linux
2 16 (4.88%) Windows
3 8 (2.44%) UNIX
3 8 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.83%) Android
5 2 (0.61%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.30%) Debian
6 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (19.21%) TDD
3 43 (13.11%) MVC
3 43 (13.11%) SOA
4 37 (11.28%) Software Engineering
5 35 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (9.76%) Scrum
7 31 (9.45%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (8.23%) ETL
9 22 (6.71%) OO
10 19 (5.79%) CRM
10 19 (5.79%) BDD
11 18 (5.49%) Workflow
12 13 (3.96%) Web Development
13 11 (3.35%) Unit Testing
13 11 (3.35%) Migration
13 11 (3.35%) E-Commerce
13 11 (3.35%) Process Management
14 9 (2.74%) User Stories
15 8 (2.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 108 (32.93%) JavaScript
2 104 (31.71%) Java
3 81 (24.70%) SQL
4 72 (21.95%) C#
5 44 (13.41%) PHP
6 18 (5.49%) VB.NET
6 18 (5.49%) XQuery
6 18 (5.49%) XPath
7 14 (4.27%) Python
8 10 (3.05%) Ruby
9 9 (2.74%) Apex Code
10 8 (2.44%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 7 (2.13%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.13%) VB
11 7 (2.13%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.83%) C++
12 6 (1.83%) Scala
12 6 (1.83%) PHP5
12 6 (1.83%) VB6
13 5 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (3.66%) Degree
2 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.91%) Docker
2 2 (0.61%) HDFS
2 2 (0.61%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 24 (7.32%) Oracle Identity Management
2 8 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (1.83%) Puppet
4 5 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.61%) Ansible
6 1 (0.30%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 78 (23.78%) Oracle
2 25 (7.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.35%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (3.35%) Twitter
4 7 (2.13%) SAP
5 6 (1.83%) Telerik
6 5 (1.52%) Google
6 5 (1.52%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.52%) Adobe
7 4 (1.22%) DataFlux
7 4 (1.22%) Facebook
8 3 (0.91%) Jaspersoft
8 3 (0.91%) Zend
8 3 (0.91%) Sencha
8 3 (0.91%) Siebel
8 3 (0.91%) Interwoven
9 2 (0.61%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.61%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.30%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.30%) Apple
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £180 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £37,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Banbury
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Banbury
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £420 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago