The median contractor rate for a Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Abingdon during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Developer
Oxfordshire / Abingdon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 5 2
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 11 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 39.29% 7.14% 36.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.29% 7.69% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 7
Median daily rate £350 £113 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +211.11% -73.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Abingdon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Abingdon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 28 13 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Abingdon 100.00% 92.86% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 12
Median daily rate £350 £218 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.91% -45.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £113 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £12.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Abingdon that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Abingdon

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Developer in Abingdon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Abingdon

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Abingdon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Abingdon over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Abingdon

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Abingdon

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Abingdon region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) MVC
3 9 (39.13%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) Ajax
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (34.78%) VB.NET
4 8 (34.78%) jQuery
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (17.39%) Office 365
5 4 (17.39%) Intranet
5 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) Subversion
6 3 (13.04%) Java
6 3 (13.04%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) WPF
6 3 (13.04%) Information Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) MVVM
7 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (8.70%) Tableau
7 2 (8.70%) Big Data
7 2 (8.70%) Big Data Analytics
7 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics
7 2 (8.70%) Mathematics

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.70%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (4.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
1 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
1 9 (39.13%) CSS
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) Ajax
2 8 (34.78%) jQuery
3 3 (13.04%) WPF
4 2 (8.70%) Swing
4 2 (8.70%) SWT
5 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.35%) JSON
5 1 (4.35%) JSON Schema
5 1 (4.35%) PhoneGap
5 1 (4.35%) React
5 1 (4.35%) Swagger
5 1 (4.35%) Vue.js
5 1 (4.35%) WCF
5 1 (4.35%) WireMock
5 1 (4.35%) XML
5 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) MVC
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Information Architecture
2 3 (13.04%) OO
3 2 (8.70%) Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) Applied Mathematics
3 2 (8.70%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.70%) Microservices
3 2 (8.70%) MVVM
3 2 (8.70%) OOD
3 2 (8.70%) Physics
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) API Design
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile Development
4 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) VB.NET
4 3 (13.04%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
1 2 (8.70%) Tableau
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) LabWare