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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 143 159 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.66% 20.92% 25.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.49% 21.52% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 113 81
Median daily rate £400 £399 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% +22.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +14.06%
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
561 739 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.72% 97.24% 96.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 457 264
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 40
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% +21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 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 29 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 +1 89 £400 +2.89% 37
Kidlington - 2 £281 -
Bicester 0 1 £113 -70.00% 1
Faringdon 0 1 £350 +27.27% 1
Abingdon -3 1 £113 -73.52% 4
Witney - 1 £113 - 4
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 147 (44.01%) HTML
2 140 (41.92%) JavaScript
3 122 (36.53%) CSS
3 122 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (34.13%) Java
5 72 (21.56%) HTML5
6 71 (21.26%) PHP
7 66 (19.76%) TDD
8 65 (19.46%) AngularJS
9 54 (16.17%) Web Services
9 54 (16.17%) Spring
10 53 (15.87%) SQL
11 52 (15.57%) SQL Server
12 49 (14.67%) Web Development
13 47 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
13 47 (14.07%) Linux
14 45 (13.47%) ETL
14 45 (13.47%) Oracle
15 43 (12.87%) C#
15 43 (12.87%) Data Warehouse
16 42 (12.57%) OO
16 42 (12.57%) Amazon AWS
17 41 (12.28%) Git (software)
17 41 (12.28%) jQuery
18 39 (11.68%) Windows
18 39 (11.68%) RESTful
19 38 (11.38%) Subversion
20 35 (10.48%) XML
20 35 (10.48%) .NET
20 35 (10.48%) Node.js

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 35 (10.48%) Node.js
2 26 (7.78%) Tomcat
3 17 (5.09%) IIS
4 14 (4.19%) JBoss
5 10 (2.99%) Apache Solr
5 10 (2.99%) Oracle Service Bus
6 9 (2.69%) CMS
7 8 (2.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.80%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.50%) Drupal
9 5 (1.50%) WordPress
10 4 (1.20%) Apache
10 4 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.20%) MQSeries
10 4 (1.20%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.90%) SAS
11 3 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.60%) nginx
12 2 (0.60%) Plone
Applications
1 2 (0.60%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.60%) Weka
2 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (5.09%) Magento
2 2 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.30%) FastStats
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 42 (12.57%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.09%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (3.89%) Boomi
4 8 (2.40%) Adobe Analytics
4 8 (2.40%) Google Analytics
4 8 (2.40%) Google Tag Manager
5 5 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (1.50%) GitHub
6 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.20%) SaaS
7 3 (0.90%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.60%) Force.com
9 1 (0.30%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.99%) Intranet
2 8 (2.40%) FTP
3 1 (0.30%) HTTP
3 1 (0.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 43 (12.87%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (10.18%) NoSQL
4 33 (9.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (8.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (7.78%) Relational Database
7 23 (6.89%) MySQL
7 23 (6.89%) Oracle Database
8 20 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (4.79%) MongoDB
10 13 (3.89%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (3.29%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (2.10%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (2.10%) Oracle OWB
14 6 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (1.50%) Big Data
15 5 (1.50%) KDB
15 5 (1.50%) Oracle Database 12c
16 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 41 (12.28%) Git (software)
2 38 (11.38%) Subversion
3 15 (4.49%) Talend Open Studio
4 12 (3.59%) TortoiseSVN
5 10 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.69%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.40%) JUnit
8 7 (2.10%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.10%) Jasmine
8 7 (2.10%) JIRA
8 7 (2.10%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (2.10%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.80%) Maven
9 6 (1.80%) Mocha
9 6 (1.80%) PHPUnit
10 5 (1.50%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.50%) Grunt
10 5 (1.50%) Vagrant
11 4 (1.20%) gulp
11 4 (1.20%) Mockito
General
1 34 (10.18%) Finance
2 32 (9.58%) Publishing
3 10 (2.99%) Front Office
4 6 (1.80%) Retail
5 5 (1.50%) Advertising
6 4 (1.20%) Marketing
7 2 (0.60%) Billing
8 1 (0.30%) Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Electronics
8 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (44.01%) HTML
2 122 (36.53%) CSS
3 72 (21.56%) HTML5
4 65 (19.46%) AngularJS
5 54 (16.17%) Spring
5 54 (16.17%) Web Services
6 41 (12.28%) jQuery
7 39 (11.68%) RESTful
8 35 (10.48%) .NET
8 35 (10.48%) XML
9 30 (8.98%) CSS3
10 24 (7.19%) JSON
11 20 (5.99%) REST
12 19 (5.69%) Sass
13 18 (5.39%) Middleware
13 18 (5.39%) React
14 16 (4.79%) SOAP
15 15 (4.49%) Java EE
16 14 (4.19%) Django
17 13 (3.89%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (2.99%) Computer Science
1 10 (2.99%) Mobile App
2 8 (2.40%) Visualisation
3 7 (2.10%) Algorithms
3 7 (2.10%) Data Integration
3 7 (2.10%) Statistics
3 7 (2.10%) User Experience
4 6 (1.80%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.50%) Animation
5 5 (1.50%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.60%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (0.60%) Fintech
8 2 (0.60%) iPhone
8 2 (0.60%) Physics
8 2 (0.60%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.30%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.30%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 47 (14.07%) Linux
2 39 (11.68%) Windows
3 18 (5.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (5.39%) Windows Server
4 14 (4.19%) Android
5 13 (3.89%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.20%) Unix
7 3 (0.90%) Windows CE
7 3 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (19.76%) TDD
3 49 (14.67%) Web Development
4 47 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (13.47%) ETL
6 42 (12.57%) OO
7 34 (10.18%) Front End Development
8 33 (9.88%) Scrum
9 27 (8.08%) E-Commerce
10 24 (7.19%) Software Engineering
11 22 (6.59%) BDD
12 21 (6.29%) Kimball Methodology
12 21 (6.29%) MVC
13 19 (5.69%) Analytics
13 19 (5.69%) Kanban
13 19 (5.69%) Migration
13 19 (5.69%) Open Source
14 17 (5.09%) Pair Programming
15 16 (4.79%) Automated Testing
16 15 (4.49%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 140 (41.92%) JavaScript
2 114 (34.13%) Java
3 71 (21.26%) PHP
4 53 (15.87%) SQL
5 43 (12.87%) C#
6 28 (8.38%) T-SQL
7 27 (8.08%) C++
8 25 (7.49%) Python
9 11 (3.29%) PL/SQL
10 10 (2.99%) C
11 7 (2.10%) PHP 5
11 7 (2.10%) Ruby
12 5 (1.50%) COBOL
12 5 (1.50%) ES6
12 5 (1.50%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.20%) Apex Code
13 4 (1.20%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.20%) Smalltalk
14 3 (0.90%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (5.99%) Degree
2 3 (0.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.90%) QA
2 2 (0.60%) DO-178B
2 2 (0.60%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (0.90%) Docker
2 2 (0.60%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 5 (1.50%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) Packer
2 1 (0.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (13.47%) Oracle
2 18 (5.39%) Red Hat
3 15 (4.49%) Talend
4 13 (3.89%) Dell
5 12 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (3.29%) Informatica
7 10 (2.99%) Google
7 10 (2.99%) Microsoft
8 8 (2.40%) Adobe
8 8 (2.40%) SAP
9 4 (1.20%) IBM
9 4 (1.20%) Micro Focus
9 4 (1.20%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.90%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.90%) Zend
11 2 (0.60%) ATG
11 2 (0.60%) Tableau
12 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.30%) New Relic
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Red10
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago