The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 37 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 23 34 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.92% 4.41% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.31% 5.55% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 10
Median daily rate £375 £403 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.83% +23.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £305 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £489 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.56%
Software Engineering
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
433 613 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 73.76% 79.51% 70.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 403 236
Median daily rate £405 £410 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 43 18
Median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Software Engineering
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 Software Engineering within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 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 +8 14 £363 -6.45% 13
Kidlington +1 1 - -
Bicester - 1 - -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering.

1 11 (36.67%) C++
1 11 (36.67%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) HTML
3 9 (30.00%) Linux
4 8 (26.67%) Web Services
4 8 (26.67%) C#
5 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (23.33%) PHP
5 7 (23.33%) Python
6 6 (20.00%) Web Development
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 6 (20.00%) XML
7 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (16.67%) jQuery
7 5 (16.67%) CSS
7 5 (16.67%) .NET
7 5 (16.67%) Windows
7 5 (16.67%) Degree
7 5 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (13.33%) Publishing
8 4 (13.33%) MVC
8 4 (13.33%) TDD
8 4 (13.33%) JSON
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle
8 4 (13.33%) C
8 4 (13.33%) SOAP
8 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
8 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
8 4 (13.33%) AngularJS

Software Engineering
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 3 (10.00%) JBoss
1 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.67%) KDB
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Redis
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) JUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.67%) Maven
3 2 (6.67%) PHPUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Redmine
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Publishing
3 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Front Office
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
1 17 (56.67%) Software Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (13.33%) HTML Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Python Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Angular Developer
6 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) Web Services
3 6 (20.00%) XML
4 5 (16.67%) .NET
4 5 (16.67%) CSS
4 5 (16.67%) jQuery
5 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (13.33%) JSON
5 4 (13.33%) SOAP
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (10.00%) Ajax
6 3 (10.00%) HTML5
6 3 (10.00%) REST
6 3 (10.00%) Spring
7 2 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (6.67%) Django
7 2 (6.67%) EDI
7 2 (6.67%) NumPy
7 2 (6.67%) SciPy
7 2 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.00%) Hedge funds
1 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.67%) Fintech
2 2 (6.67%) Statistics
2 2 (6.67%) Streaming Video
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Windows CE
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (3.33%) Android
5 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Web Development
3 4 (13.33%) MVC
3 4 (13.33%) TDD
4 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 3 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Content Enrichment
5 2 (6.67%) Data Acquisition
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
5 2 (6.67%) Kanban
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Open Source
5 2 (6.67%) Quantitative Trading
5 2 (6.67%) SDLC
5 2 (6.67%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) C++
1 11 (36.67%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) PHP
3 7 (23.33%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) C
6 2 (6.67%) PHP 5
6 2 (6.67%) VB
6 2 (6.67%) VBA
7 1 (3.33%) F#
7 1 (3.33%) Haskell
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Borland
3 1 (3.33%) Remedy
Oxford
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago