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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 135 124 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.96% 27.49% 26.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.02% 28.25% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 79 63
Average daily rate
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£328 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £440 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +112.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
562 439 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.58% 97.34% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 241 218
Average daily rate £350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 37 48
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 1 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 October 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
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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 69 £343 -2.14% 37
Witney +1 4 £275 +5.76% 3
Henley-on-Thames +5 2 - - 2
Banbury -4 1 £350 -
Abingdon -5 1 £400 +42.85% 4
Bicester - - - -
Kidlington - - - - 2
Eynsham - - - -
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 3
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 91 (36.40%) HTML
2 86 (34.40%) SQL
3 84 (33.60%) SQL Server
4 83 (33.20%) JavaScript
5 72 (28.80%) .NET
6 70 (28.00%) C#
7 69 (27.60%) Agile Software Development
8 63 (25.20%) CSS
9 54 (21.60%) MVC
10 51 (20.40%) XML
11 45 (18.00%) Java
12 41 (16.40%) jQuery
13 39 (15.60%) ASP.NET
14 38 (15.20%) Web Services
15 36 (14.40%) PHP
16 34 (13.60%) Oracle
17 33 (13.20%) MySQL
17 33 (13.20%) TDD
18 29 (11.60%) Ajax
19 26 (10.40%) Spring
19 26 (10.40%) XSLT
19 26 (10.40%) HTML5
20 24 (9.60%) J2EE
21 23 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
22 22 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 21 (8.40%) .NET Framework
23 21 (8.40%) WCF
23 21 (8.40%) VB.NET
23 21 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
24 20 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 11 (4.40%) ColdFusion
2 10 (4.00%) Apache
3 9 (3.60%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (2.00%) Node.js
6 4 (1.60%) CMS
6 4 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.20%) WordPress
7 3 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.20%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.20%) Drupal
8 2 (0.80%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.80%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.40%) Moodle
9 1 (0.40%) nginx
9 1 (0.40%) Liferay
9 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.40%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 14 (5.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.60%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.80%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.40%) Magento
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.40%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.80%) SaaS
3 5 (2.00%) GitHub
4 3 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.20%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.80%) Force.com
5 2 (0.80%) Heroku
6 1 (0.40%) Office 365
6 1 (0.40%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.60%) HTTP
2 2 (0.80%) SSH
3 1 (0.40%) RFID
3 1 (0.40%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (33.60%) SQL Server
2 33 (13.20%) MySQL
3 22 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.20%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.00%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.60%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.20%) MS Access
13 2 (0.80%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 17 (6.80%) Subversion
2 12 (4.80%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.80%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.40%) Maven
5 6 (2.40%) Ant
6 4 (1.60%) Xcode
6 4 (1.60%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.20%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.80%) JIRA
8 2 (0.80%) NUnit
8 2 (0.80%) Log4j
8 2 (0.80%) RSpec
8 2 (0.80%) MSTest
8 2 (0.80%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.80%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.80%) Sublime Text
9 1 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 13 (5.20%) Marketing
2 12 (4.80%) Finance
3 6 (2.40%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.40%) Games
4 5 (2.00%) Electronics
4 5 (2.00%) Publishing
4 5 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.80%) Banking
5 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.80%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Automotive
6 1 (0.40%) Retail
6 1 (0.40%) Czech Language
6 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.40%) French Language
6 1 (0.40%) German Language
6 1 (0.40%) Polish Language
6 1 (0.40%) Slovak Language
6 1 (0.40%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (36.40%) HTML
2 72 (28.80%) .NET
3 63 (25.20%) CSS
4 51 (20.40%) XML
5 41 (16.40%) jQuery
6 39 (15.60%) ASP.NET
7 38 (15.20%) Web Services
8 29 (11.60%) Ajax
9 26 (10.40%) Spring
9 26 (10.40%) XSLT
9 26 (10.40%) HTML5
10 24 (9.60%) J2EE
11 21 (8.40%) .NET Framework
11 21 (8.40%) WCF
12 18 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (6.40%) REST
14 15 (6.00%) CSS3
15 14 (5.60%) Spring MVC
16 12 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web API
17 11 (4.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (3.20%) N-Tier
3 7 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.80%) NHS
4 6 (2.40%) Open Source
5 5 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.00%) User Experience
5 5 (2.00%) DTV
6 3 (1.20%) iPad
6 3 (1.20%) Social Media
6 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.20%) GIS
6 3 (1.20%) Animation
6 3 (1.20%) Physics
7 2 (0.80%) Social Network
7 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.80%) Clustering
7 2 (0.80%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (0.80%) iPhone
8 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.60%) Windows
2 16 (6.40%) Linux
3 14 (5.60%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.00%) Android
5 6 (2.40%) UNIX
6 2 (0.80%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.40%) webOS
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.40%) Debian
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (27.60%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (21.60%) MVC
3 33 (13.20%) TDD
4 23 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (8.00%) OO
6 16 (6.40%) Software Engineering
6 16 (6.40%) CRM
6 16 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (6.40%) Scrum
7 15 (6.00%) BDD
8 13 (5.20%) Web Development
9 12 (4.80%) Migration
9 12 (4.80%) SOA
9 12 (4.80%) ETL
9 12 (4.80%) Waterfall
10 11 (4.40%) Unit Testing
10 11 (4.40%) OOP
11 10 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (3.20%) E-Commerce
12 8 (3.20%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 86 (34.40%) SQL
2 83 (33.20%) JavaScript
3 70 (28.00%) C#
4 45 (18.00%) Java
5 36 (14.40%) PHP
6 21 (8.40%) VB.NET
7 15 (6.00%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.00%) VB
9 9 (3.60%) Python
9 9 (3.60%) Objective-C
10 8 (3.20%) Ruby
10 8 (3.20%) VB6
11 6 (2.40%) PHP5
11 6 (2.40%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 5 (2.00%) Apex Code
12 5 (2.00%) XQuery
12 5 (2.00%) XPath
13 4 (1.60%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.20%) Perl
15 2 (0.80%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 8 (3.20%) SC Cleared
1 8 (3.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.60%) Degree
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.80%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 9 (3.60%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (2.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.40%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (13.60%) Oracle
2 16 (6.40%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (3.60%) SAP
5 8 (3.20%) Facebook
6 7 (2.80%) Twitter
7 5 (2.00%) Telerik
7 5 (2.00%) Google
8 3 (1.20%) Jaspersoft
8 3 (1.20%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.20%) Informatica
8 3 (1.20%) Apple
9 2 (0.80%) Zend
9 2 (0.80%) Interwoven
9 2 (0.80%) Sencha
10 1 (0.40%) Adobe
10 1 (0.40%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
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