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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Refactoring
Rank 53 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 12 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.04% 1.03% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 1.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £475 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.79% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.18% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -36.61%
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
466 613 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.25% 78.69% 71.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 429 242
Median daily rate £423 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 22
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +41.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.10 £11.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.00 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 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 +6 10 £475 +18.75%
Refactoring
South East

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 13 (92.86%) OO
1 13 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (92.86%) MongoDB
2 12 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 11 (78.57%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
4 10 (71.43%) Maven
4 10 (71.43%) Statistics
4 10 (71.43%) KDB
4 10 (71.43%) Visualisation
4 10 (71.43%) Open Source
4 10 (71.43%) Hedge funds
4 10 (71.43%) SciPy
4 10 (71.43%) NumPy
4 10 (71.43%) C
4 10 (71.43%) C++
4 10 (71.43%) Oracle
4 10 (71.43%) Front Office
4 10 (71.43%) Python
4 10 (71.43%) Finance
4 10 (71.43%) Unit Testing
4 10 (71.43%) Esper
4 10 (71.43%) Time Series Analysis
4 10 (71.43%) Pyramid
4 10 (71.43%) Pandas
4 10 (71.43%) Algorithms
4 10 (71.43%) Quantitative Trading
4 10 (71.43%) Data Acquisition

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) MongoDB
2 10 (71.43%) KDB
3 2 (14.29%) CouchDB
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Redis
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Maven
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (7.14%) Gradle
4 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
1 10 (71.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Quantitative Developer
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 10 (71.43%) Esper
2 10 (71.43%) NumPy
2 10 (71.43%) Pandas
2 10 (71.43%) Pyramid
2 10 (71.43%) SciPy
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) LAMP
3 2 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (14.29%) Laravel
3 2 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (14.29%) Memcached
3 2 (14.29%) Symfony
3 2 (14.29%) Yii
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Algorithms
1 10 (71.43%) Hedge funds
1 10 (71.43%) Statistics
1 10 (71.43%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (92.86%) OO
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 10 (71.43%) Data Acquisition
3 10 (71.43%) Open Source
3 10 (71.43%) Quantitative Trading
3 10 (71.43%) Time Series Analysis
3 10 (71.43%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) Release Management
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) C
2 10 (71.43%) C++
2 10 (71.43%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Zend
3 1 (7.14%) New Relic