Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Abingdon during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 5 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 12.20% 28.26% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.50% 30.95% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 10
Abingdon median daily rate £363 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £324 £313 £313
90th Percentile £421 £338 £403
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £443 £400
% change year-on-year +1.69% +10.63% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Abingdon median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £35.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year - -30.00% +73.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Abingdon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Abingdon
Contract vacancies in Abingdon with a recognized job title 40 42 20
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.56% 91.30% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 21 12
Abingdon median daily rate £350 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +14.29% +1.61%
10th Percentile £137 £260 £313
90th Percentile £481 £575 £436
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 7
Abingdon median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.05% +22.58% +29.17%
10th Percentile £12.78 £13.45 £12.45
90th Percentile £92.50 £33.59 £16.55
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £16.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year +6.09% +3.08% +4.84%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

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 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 22 November 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 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3

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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) HDInsight
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) QGIS
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Handlebars
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) JSON Schema
3 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (20.00%) PostGIS
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Swagger
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) WireMock
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) API Design
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau