Period
to 24 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Development Manager was £570 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 24 January 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 Manager
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 64 68
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.00% 0.74% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.75% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 1
Oxford median daily rate £570 £510 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.00% -25.93%
Oxfordshire median daily rate £548 £505 £456
% change year-on-year +8.42% +10.68% -6.89%
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 683 664 586
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 98.22% 96.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 498 473
Oxford median daily rate £450 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% -5.23%
10th Percentile £242 £178 £164
90th Percentile £600 £575 £530
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 30
Oxford median hourly rate £20.50 £14.88 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.82% -45.91% +89.66%
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.75 £8.80
90th Percentile £71.50 £36.50 £57.80
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +11.11%

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in Oxford

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Manager in Oxford

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in Oxford over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Development Manager in Oxford

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, Development Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) Software Delivery
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Web Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) Confluence
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Publishing
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (28.57%) PMO
5 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (28.57%) Product Management
6 1 (14.29%) ATDD
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Games
6 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) User Stories
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) SDLC
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Kanban

Development Manager 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Publishing
3 1 (14.29%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Software Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) Web Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (28.57%) Product Management
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (14.29%) ATDD
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (14.29%) Feature Driven Development
6 1 (14.29%) Kanban
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PMO