The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Refactoring
Rank 58 69 50
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.34% 0.13% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.17% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-47.18% -
Refactoring
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
434 606 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 73.43% 79.74% 71.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 401 239
Median daily rate £405 £410 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +22.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 44 20
Median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.40 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Refactoring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Refactoring
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Refactoring
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 Refactoring within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 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 - 2 - -
Refactoring
South East

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Quantitative Trading
3 2 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (50.00%) Esper
3 2 (50.00%) Time Series Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Pyramid
3 2 (50.00%) Pandas
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) KDB
3 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (50.00%) SciPy
3 2 (50.00%) NumPy
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Java

Refactoring
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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) KDB
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Esper
2 2 (50.00%) NumPy
2 2 (50.00%) Pandas
2 2 (50.00%) Pyramid
2 2 (50.00%) SciPy
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) Hedge funds
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Quantitative Trading
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Time Series Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Single Responsibility Principle
4 1 (25.00%) Systematic Trading
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft