The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Web Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Development over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Web Development
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 19 25
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 18 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.54% 8.45% 6.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.50% 10.64% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 20
Median daily rate £475 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £168 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +10.29% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +157.14% -41.66%  

Web Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 277 235 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 85.23% 79.39% 83.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 178 229
Median daily rate £475 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +5.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -64.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Web Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in Oxford

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in Oxford

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in Oxford over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in Oxford

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Development in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 19 (76.00%) HTML
2 18 (72.00%) CSS
3 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (60.00%) Scrum
4 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 14 (56.00%) TDD
5 14 (56.00%) Pair Programming
5 14 (56.00%) AngularJS
6 13 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (52.00%) Kanban
6 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
6 13 (52.00%) Web Services
7 9 (36.00%) PHP
7 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (36.00%) Node.js
8 8 (32.00%) Sass
8 8 (32.00%) Front End Development
9 7 (28.00%) JSON
9 7 (28.00%) QA
9 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
9 7 (28.00%) Magento
9 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
9 7 (28.00%) Publishing
9 7 (28.00%) MVC
9 7 (28.00%) Terraform
9 7 (28.00%) API Development
9 7 (28.00%) LESS
9 7 (28.00%) Grunt

Web Development
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 2 (8.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (24.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (28.00%) Grunt
3 6 (24.00%) gulp
3 6 (24.00%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.00%) Bower
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) webpack
General
1 7 (28.00%) Publishing
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Developer
3 7 (28.00%) AWS Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (20.00%) HTML Developer
5 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Angular Developer
6 3 (12.00%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (12.00%) JavaScript Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Online Content Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Online Project Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Publishing Project Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Leader
6 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) HTML
2 18 (72.00%) CSS
3 14 (56.00%) AngularJS
4 13 (52.00%) Web Services
5 9 (36.00%) Node.js
6 8 (32.00%) Sass
7 7 (28.00%) CSS3
7 7 (28.00%) HTML5
7 7 (28.00%) JSON
7 7 (28.00%) LESS
8 6 (24.00%) Dropwizard
8 6 (24.00%) Hystrix
8 6 (24.00%) Play Framework
8 6 (24.00%) React
8 6 (24.00%) Scalatra
9 2 (8.00%) Symfony
10 1 (4.00%) Browserify
10 1 (4.00%) jQuery
10 1 (4.00%) Meteor
10 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (60.00%) Scrum
1 15 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (56.00%) Pair Programming
2 14 (56.00%) TDD
3 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (52.00%) Kanban
3 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (32.00%) Front End Development
5 7 (28.00%) API Development
5 7 (28.00%) BDD
5 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (28.00%) MVC
5 7 (28.00%) Open Source
5 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 6 (24.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (24.00%) Refactoring
6 6 (24.00%) SOA
6 6 (24.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) PHP
3 6 (24.00%) Groovy
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) Scala
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) ES6
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) New Relic
2 4 (16.00%) Infor
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