Period
to 19 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Development Engineer was £545 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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.

Development Engineer
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.46% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Oxford median daily rate £545 - -
Oxfordshire median daily rate £545 £325 -
% change year-on-year +67.69% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Contract vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 639 609 624
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.01% 96.51% 97.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 474 465
Oxford median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £215
90th Percentile £581 £560 £525
Oxfordshire median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.06% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 22
Oxford median hourly rate £17.50 £17.77 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.52% +28.77% -11.99%
10th Percentile £10.35 £11.72 £8.80
90th Percentile £45.25 £58.70 £37.40
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.25 £17.77 £14.00
% change year-on-year +2.70% +26.93% -15.15%

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings that featured Development Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in Oxford

Development Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Development Engineer in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Engineer in Oxford

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, Development Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxford region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
1 3 (100.00%) Matrix Organization

Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform