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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 223 187 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.20% 34.63% 20.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.86% 35.96% 21.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 153 103
Median daily rate £438 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £49.50 £15.00 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+230.00% -38.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £15.00 £19.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.10 £15.00 £28.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
- +13.19%

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
605 520 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 98.21% 96.30% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 403 401
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 52
Median hourly rate £14.93 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.93% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 0 130 £475 +15.15% 54
Abingdon 0 10 £350 +9.80% 4
Kidlington - 7 £438 -
Witney - 6 £310 - 3
Banbury +7 2 - -
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 188 (42.63%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (37.64%) JavaScript
3 156 (35.37%) Java
4 137 (31.07%) SQL
5 135 (30.61%) HTML
6 122 (27.66%) CSS
7 96 (21.77%) Spring
8 90 (20.41%) Git (software)
9 89 (20.18%) AngularJS
9 89 (20.18%) .NET
10 86 (19.50%) C#
11 84 (19.05%) MVC
12 72 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
13 71 (16.10%) PHP
13 71 (16.10%) SQL Server
14 70 (15.87%) Web Services
14 70 (15.87%) TDD
15 67 (15.19%) RESTful
16 63 (14.29%) MySQL
17 62 (14.06%) Scrum
17 62 (14.06%) HTML5
18 60 (13.61%) XML
19 59 (13.38%) JUnit
19 59 (13.38%) Web Development
20 58 (13.15%) Maven
20 58 (13.15%) Linux
21 57 (12.93%) Node.js
22 56 (12.70%) Jenkins
22 56 (12.70%) ETL
23 55 (12.47%) Publishing

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 54 (12.24%) JBoss
2 41 (9.30%) WebSphere
3 29 (6.58%) Tomcat
3 29 (6.58%) WebSphere Application Server
4 28 (6.35%) Apache
4 28 (6.35%) nginx
5 25 (5.67%) WebSphere Process Server
6 18 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (2.95%) CMS
8 12 (2.72%) Alfresco
8 12 (2.72%) Umbraco
9 10 (2.27%) Drupal
10 9 (2.04%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.81%) Confluence
11 8 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (1.81%) WordPress
12 7 (1.59%) EPiServer
12 7 (1.59%) SharePoint
13 6 (1.36%) Apache Solr
13 6 (1.36%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 13 (2.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (0.68%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.68%) GIMP
2 3 (0.68%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (2.49%) Magento
2 8 (1.81%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.36%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.45%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.23%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.75%) Amazon AWS
1 43 (9.75%) GitHub
2 13 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (2.04%) Boomi
6 8 (1.81%) Amazon S3
6 8 (1.81%) Amazon SQS
6 8 (1.81%) Google App Engine
7 7 (1.59%) Google Compute Engine
8 6 (1.36%) Office 365
8 6 (1.36%) PaaS
9 4 (0.91%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.91%) Heroku
10 3 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.23%) Force.com
11 1 (0.23%) IaaS
11 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.63%) Intranet
2 10 (2.27%) FTP
2 10 (2.27%) SSL
3 2 (0.45%) HTTP
3 2 (0.45%) Internet
4 1 (0.23%) Network Security
4 1 (0.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (16.10%) SQL Server
2 63 (14.29%) MySQL
3 41 (9.30%) NoSQL
4 39 (8.84%) MongoDB
5 31 (7.03%) PostgreSQL
6 26 (5.90%) Oracle Database
7 21 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 20 (4.54%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (4.31%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (4.31%) SQL Server 2014
9 19 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (4.08%) Redis
10 18 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (3.40%) CouchDB
12 14 (3.17%) Snowflake Schema
13 7 (1.59%) MS Access
14 6 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (1.13%) OLAP
15 5 (1.13%) OLTP
15 5 (1.13%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 90 (20.41%) Git (software)
2 59 (13.38%) JUnit
3 58 (13.15%) Maven
4 56 (12.70%) Jenkins
5 40 (9.07%) Mockito
6 39 (8.84%) Talend Open Studio
7 37 (8.39%) JIRA
8 34 (7.71%) Cucumber
9 29 (6.58%) Subversion
10 18 (4.08%) Mercurial
11 13 (2.95%) Selenium
12 12 (2.72%) Gradle
13 11 (2.49%) Ant
14 8 (1.81%) Liquibase
15 7 (1.59%) Grunt
15 7 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
16 4 (0.91%) Bower
16 4 (0.91%) Karma Test Runner
16 4 (0.91%) Vagrant
17 3 (0.68%) gulp
General
1 55 (12.47%) Publishing
2 44 (9.98%) Finance
3 9 (2.04%) Advertising
4 5 (1.13%) Front Office
5 3 (0.68%) Banking
5 3 (0.68%) Marketing
5 3 (0.68%) Retail
6 2 (0.45%) Automotive
6 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.23%) Local Government
7 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (30.61%) HTML
2 122 (27.66%) CSS
3 96 (21.77%) Spring
4 89 (20.18%) .NET
4 89 (20.18%) AngularJS
5 70 (15.87%) Web Services
6 67 (15.19%) RESTful
7 62 (14.06%) HTML5
8 60 (13.61%) XML
9 57 (12.93%) Node.js
10 52 (11.79%) Java EE
10 52 (11.79%) jQuery
11 49 (11.11%) REST
12 46 (10.43%) CSS3
13 45 (10.20%) ASP.NET
14 43 (9.75%) JSON
15 39 (8.84%) SOAP
16 34 (7.71%) Symfony
17 33 (7.48%) Laravel
18 31 (7.03%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (3.40%) Mobile App
2 14 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.27%) Data Structures
4 8 (1.81%) User Experience
5 5 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.68%) SCORM
7 2 (0.45%) Animation
7 2 (0.45%) Contract for Difference
7 2 (0.45%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.45%) Fintech
7 2 (0.45%) iPhone
8 1 (0.23%) CMDB
8 1 (0.23%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.23%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.23%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.23%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.23%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 58 (13.15%) Linux
2 9 (2.04%) Windows
3 8 (1.81%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.36%) Unix
5 3 (0.68%) Android
6 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.23%) CentOS
7 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (42.63%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (19.05%) MVC
3 72 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
4 70 (15.87%) TDD
5 62 (14.06%) Scrum
6 59 (13.38%) Web Development
7 56 (12.70%) ETL
8 50 (11.34%) Unit Testing
9 48 (10.88%) Front End Development
9 48 (10.88%) Migration
10 40 (9.07%) Software Engineering
11 39 (8.84%) DevOps
12 34 (7.71%) BPEL
12 34 (7.71%) BPMN
12 34 (7.71%) E-Commerce
13 29 (6.58%) Pair Programming
14 28 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
15 24 (5.44%) OO
16 22 (4.99%) BDD
17 21 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (37.64%) JavaScript
2 156 (35.37%) Java
3 137 (31.07%) SQL
4 86 (19.50%) C#
5 71 (16.10%) PHP
6 38 (8.62%) Python
7 24 (5.44%) T-SQL
8 16 (3.63%) C++
8 16 (3.63%) VB.NET
8 16 (3.63%) XPath
9 14 (3.17%) Perl
10 13 (2.95%) Apex Code
11 10 (2.27%) Scala
12 8 (1.81%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.81%) Ruby
13 5 (1.13%) C
14 4 (0.91%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.68%) CFML
15 3 (0.68%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (3.40%) Degree
2 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.68%) PCI DSS
1 3 (0.68%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.23%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.23%) MISRA
System Software
1 19 (4.31%) Docker
2 4 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (5.22%) Ansible
2 21 (4.76%) Puppet
3 20 (4.54%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.59%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.23%) Mesos
5 1 (0.23%) Rancher
5 1 (0.23%) WMI
Vendors
1 45 (10.20%) Oracle
2 39 (8.84%) Talend
3 24 (5.44%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.44%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (4.08%) Zend
5 14 (3.17%) Xamarin
6 13 (2.95%) Google
7 9 (2.04%) Dell
8 7 (1.59%) Sophos
9 6 (1.36%) SAP
10 4 (0.91%) Facebook
10 4 (0.91%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.68%) Adobe
11 3 (0.68%) Telerik
11 3 (0.68%) Twitter
12 2 (0.45%) DevExpress
12 2 (0.45%) Micro Focus
12 2 (0.45%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.45%) Siebel
12 2 (0.45%) Sun
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