The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 50 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 8 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.45% 2.12% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 2.24% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 11
Median daily rate £475 £450 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £37.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-55.40% -17.77%

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
537 492 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.46% 94.98% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 381 387
Median daily rate £425 £388 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £149 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 42
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -24.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £55.00 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Oxfordshire region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 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 +2 4 £360 -10.00% 3
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 14 (46.67%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) C#
3 13 (43.33%) Spring
4 12 (40.00%) JUnit
4 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
6 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 9 (30.00%) Maven
7 9 (30.00%) TDD
7 9 (30.00%) Mockito
8 8 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (26.67%) jQuery
8 8 (26.67%) Apex Code
8 8 (26.67%) Scrum
8 8 (26.67%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (23.33%) Line Management
9 7 (23.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 7 (23.33%) Middleware
9 7 (23.33%) Sophos
9 7 (23.33%) Python
9 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
9 7 (23.33%) Perl
9 7 (23.33%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) J2EE
9 7 (23.33%) CSS
9 7 (23.33%) HTML
9 7 (23.33%) Project Management

Senior 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 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.67%) nginx
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.67%) GitHub
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) JUnit
2 9 (30.00%) Maven
2 9 (30.00%) Mockito
3 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (16.67%) JIRA
5 4 (13.33%) Ant
5 4 (13.33%) GitLab
6 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.33%) LabVIEW
7 1 (3.33%) Spock
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 13 (43.33%) Spring
3 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
4 8 (26.67%) jQuery
5 7 (23.33%) CSS
5 7 (23.33%) HTML
5 7 (23.33%) J2EE
5 7 (23.33%) Middleware
6 6 (20.00%) REST
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 5 (16.67%) Java EE
7 5 (16.67%) JMS
8 4 (13.33%) Grails
8 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
8 4 (13.33%) JPA
8 4 (13.33%) JSF
8 4 (13.33%) Node.js
8 4 (13.33%) Play Framework
8 4 (13.33%) Spring MVC
8 4 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (30.00%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) Scrum
5 7 (23.33%) High Availability
5 7 (23.33%) Integration Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Line Management
5 7 (23.33%) Project Management
5 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
6 5 (16.67%) MVC
7 4 (13.33%) BDD
7 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (13.33%) Kanban
8 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.00%) SOA
9 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
9 2 (6.67%) Product Management
9 2 (6.67%) Web Development
10 1 (3.33%) BPMN
10 1 (3.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C#
1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) Apex Code
4 7 (23.33%) Perl
4 7 (23.33%) Python
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (13.33%) XPath
6 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCTS
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 3 (10.00%) Ansible
2 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (23.33%) Sophos
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) SAP