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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 175 142 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.29% 21.95% 20.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.98% 23.43% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 107 50
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £223 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £518 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £24.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.96%
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
515 606 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.02% 93.66% 96.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 373 191
Average daily rate £388 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £238 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 50 52
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% +27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £26.50 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 81 £400 -3.03% 46
Faringdon - 5 £300 -
Abingdon +1 3 £350 -19.07% 4
Wallingford - 2 - - 1
Banbury 0 1 £90 -74.28% 3
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £90 - 1
Thame - 1 £325 - 1
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 174 (48.20%) JavaScript
2 148 (41.00%) HTML
3 143 (39.61%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (36.29%) CSS
5 95 (26.32%) TDD
6 89 (24.65%) PHP
7 80 (22.16%) Java
8 76 (21.05%) .NET
9 72 (19.94%) C#
10 69 (19.11%) SQL
10 69 (19.11%) HTML5
11 66 (18.28%) AngularJS
12 57 (15.79%) OO
13 55 (15.24%) SQL Server
14 53 (14.68%) Windows
15 52 (14.40%) Node.js
16 51 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
17 50 (13.85%) XML
17 50 (13.85%) MVC
18 49 (13.57%) E-Commerce
19 47 (13.02%) Linux
20 44 (12.19%) MySQL
20 44 (12.19%) jQuery
21 43 (11.91%) Web Services
22 37 (10.25%) C++
22 37 (10.25%) BDD
23 36 (9.97%) Publishing
23 36 (9.97%) Microsoft
24 35 (9.70%) Scrum
24 35 (9.70%) Spring

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 52 (14.40%) Node.js
2 21 (5.82%) Apache
2 21 (5.82%) Tomcat
3 14 (3.88%) IIS
4 11 (3.05%) JBoss
4 11 (3.05%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.49%) Apache Solr
5 9 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (2.22%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.94%) Drupal
7 7 (1.94%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.39%) Confluence
9 3 (0.83%) Alfresco
9 3 (0.83%) CMS
9 3 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.55%) SAS
10 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (3.32%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.28%) Weka
Business Applications
1 20 (5.54%) Magento
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.28%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.28%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.28%) FastStats
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.71%) GitHub
3 15 (4.16%) Adobe Analytics
4 14 (3.88%) Google Analytics
5 12 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (2.22%) Google Tag Manager
7 6 (1.66%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.66%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (1.39%) SaaS
9 3 (0.83%) Boomi
9 3 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.55%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.88%) Intranet
2 8 (2.22%) HTTP
3 3 (0.83%) PPP
3 3 (0.83%) PPTP
4 1 (0.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 44 (12.19%) MySQL
3 29 (8.03%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (7.76%) NoSQL
5 23 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 19 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (4.99%) Relational Database
8 16 (4.43%) Oracle Database
8 16 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (4.16%) Big Data
10 12 (3.32%) Oracle BI EE
10 12 (3.32%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (2.22%) Oracle OWB
12 7 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.66%) OLAP
14 5 (1.39%) Pentaho
14 5 (1.39%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 34 (9.42%) Git (software)
2 30 (8.31%) Subversion
3 22 (6.09%) Jenkins
3 22 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (3.88%) Visual Studio
5 12 (3.32%) TortoiseSVN
6 9 (2.49%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.22%) Grunt
7 8 (2.22%) JUnit
8 7 (1.94%) JIRA
8 7 (1.94%) Mockito
8 7 (1.94%) PHPUnit
9 6 (1.66%) Bower
9 6 (1.66%) Dreamweaver
10 5 (1.39%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.39%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (1.39%) MSBuild
10 5 (1.39%) ReSharper
10 5 (1.39%) RSpec
10 5 (1.39%) WiX
General
1 36 (9.97%) Publishing
2 18 (4.99%) Finance
3 17 (4.71%) Marketing
4 5 (1.39%) Retail
5 4 (1.11%) Billing
5 4 (1.11%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.55%) Back Office
6 2 (0.55%) Banking
6 2 (0.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.28%) Advertising
7 1 (0.28%) Games
7 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (41.00%) HTML
2 131 (36.29%) CSS
3 76 (21.05%) .NET
4 69 (19.11%) HTML5
5 66 (18.28%) AngularJS
6 50 (13.85%) XML
7 44 (12.19%) jQuery
8 43 (11.91%) Web Services
9 35 (9.70%) CSS3
9 35 (9.70%) Spring
10 31 (8.59%) REST
10 31 (8.59%) Sass
11 28 (7.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (6.65%) ASP.NET
13 19 (5.26%) Ajax
13 19 (5.26%) RESTful
14 17 (4.71%) LESS
14 17 (4.71%) Symfony
15 16 (4.43%) JSON
16 15 (4.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.43%) Mobile App
2 12 (3.32%) Mathematics
3 10 (2.77%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.77%) User Experience
4 9 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.49%) N-Tier
5 6 (1.66%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.55%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.55%) Animation
7 2 (0.55%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.55%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.55%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.55%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.55%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.28%) Blog
8 1 (0.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.28%) Replication
8 1 (0.28%) Statistics
8 1 (0.28%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 53 (14.68%) Windows
2 47 (13.02%) Linux
3 16 (4.43%) Android
4 14 (3.88%) Windows 7
4 14 (3.88%) Windows 8
5 13 (3.60%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.49%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.55%) Unix
9 1 (0.28%) CentOS
9 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (39.61%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (26.32%) TDD
3 57 (15.79%) OO
4 51 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (13.85%) MVC
6 49 (13.57%) E-Commerce
7 37 (10.25%) BDD
8 35 (9.70%) Scrum
9 34 (9.42%) Open Source
10 32 (8.86%) ETL
10 32 (8.86%) Front End Development
10 32 (8.86%) Web Development
11 22 (6.09%) SEO
12 20 (5.54%) Analytics
13 19 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (5.26%) Kanban
13 19 (5.26%) Unit Testing
14 18 (4.99%) Continuous Delivery
14 18 (4.99%) Multithreading
15 17 (4.71%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 174 (48.20%) JavaScript
2 89 (24.65%) PHP
3 80 (22.16%) Java
4 72 (19.94%) C#
5 69 (19.11%) SQL
6 37 (10.25%) C++
7 25 (6.93%) Python
8 18 (4.99%) PowerShell
8 18 (4.99%) T-SQL
9 15 (4.16%) Ruby
10 11 (3.05%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.49%) C
12 7 (1.94%) Fortran
13 4 (1.11%) PHP 5
13 4 (1.11%) Scala
13 4 (1.11%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.83%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.83%) ES6
15 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (4.99%) Degree
2 7 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.28%) MCTS
5 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (1.11%) QA
2 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.39%) Docker
1 5 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.83%) Firmware
3 1 (0.28%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (0.83%) Puppet
2 2 (0.55%) Packer
Vendors
1 36 (9.97%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.03%) Oracle
3 22 (6.09%) Google
4 16 (4.43%) Adobe
5 10 (2.77%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.22%) Informatica
7 7 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.94%) SAP
8 6 (1.66%) IBM
9 5 (1.39%) Infragistics
9 5 (1.39%) VMware
9 5 (1.39%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.11%) WorldPay
11 3 (0.83%) ATG
11 3 (0.83%) Dell
11 3 (0.83%) Nintex
11 3 (0.83%) Tableau
11 3 (0.83%) Talend
11 3 (0.83%) Zend
12 1 (0.28%) Siebel
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £449 - £501 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Intapeople
Rate: £420 - £460 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £460 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £475 - 490 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Jenrick IT
Rate: £400 - £465 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £460 per day 10 weeks contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Red10
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Red10
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Amoria Bond
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago