The median contractor rate for a Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Abingdon during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Oxfordshire / Abingdon
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 12 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 31.58% 50.00% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.58% 50.00% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 4
Median daily rate £350 £288 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.73% -34.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +18.05%  

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 38 2 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Abingdon 100.00% 100.00% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 1 7
Median daily rate £350 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.73% -23.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £288 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.58% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer in Abingdon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Abingdon

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 11 (64.71%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) MVC
5 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) Ajax
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (35.29%) jQuery
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) Python
7 4 (23.53%) Scrum
8 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (17.65%) Line Management
8 3 (17.65%) Office 365
8 3 (17.65%) High Availability
8 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
8 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (17.65%) Intranet
8 3 (17.65%) Middleware

Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) PaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) Ajax
3 6 (35.29%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) Middleware
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (5.88%) PhoneGap
5 1 (5.88%) React
5 1 (5.88%) Vue.js
5 1 (5.88%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) High Availability
4 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Line Management
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 2 (11.76%) Software Deployment
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Document Management
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) Apex Code
5 3 (17.65%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (17.65%) Sophos