The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxfordshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 42 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 8 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.65% 0.81% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 0.85% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £163 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.61% -56.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £314
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +1.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.65 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-8.11% +3.65%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
465 468 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.07% 95.12% 96.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 285 273
Average daily rate £350 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 28 60
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Programmer across the Oxfordshire region.

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Programmer across the Oxfordshire region.

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Programmer
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 Programmer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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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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
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £300 -
Oxford - - - - 3
Wallingford - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 5 (35.71%) WCF
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) N-Tier
6 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) HTML5
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (28.57%) REST
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) CSS3
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) CMS
7 3 (21.43%) MySQL
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) OOD

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) MQSeries
2 2 (14.29%) Escenic
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) MySQL
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data
4 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.14%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Xcode
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) WCF
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (28.57%) HTML5
3 4 (28.57%) REST
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) ActiveX
5 2 (14.29%) Java RMI
5 2 (14.29%) OCX
5 2 (14.29%) LAMP
5 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.14%) DTV
2 1 (7.14%) SCORM
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) OOD
3 2 (14.29%) RUP
3 2 (14.29%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) BDD
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) VB6
4 2 (14.29%) Scala
5 1 (7.14%) ECMAScript
5 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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