Period
to 17 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Agile Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 17 December 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.

Agile Developer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 86 61
Rank change year-on-year +3 -25 +26
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Developer 10 23 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.91% 1.90% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.98% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 44
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% +8.57%
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 - £38.75

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 1,068 1,164 1,215
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.27% 96.28% 97.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 775 907 864
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £257 £250 £213
90th Percentile £575 £600 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 31 45
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.25 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.35% - +7.80%
10th Percentile £13.75 £10.00 £11.10
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £37.25
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.96
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.08% +8.36%

Agile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Developer in Oxfordshire

Agile Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Developer in Oxfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Developer in Oxfordshire

Agile Developer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +10 6 £450 -10.00% 3
Agile Developer
South East

Agile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, Agile Developer 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Agile Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (60.00%) DevOps
4 5 (50.00%) Kafka
4 5 (50.00%) Kubernetes
4 5 (50.00%) Spring Boot
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) PHP
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) Web Design
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) Web Development
5 4 (40.00%) Symfony
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Workflow
5 4 (40.00%) Spring
5 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (40.00%) Quote-to-Cash
5 4 (40.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 4 (40.00%) Sass
5 4 (40.00%) Event-Driven Architecture

Agile Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Kafka
1 5 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
2 4 (40.00%) Handlebars
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) RequireJS
2 4 (40.00%) Sass
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) Symfony
2 4 (40.00%) Twig
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) React
3 1 (10.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (60.00%) DevOps
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 4 (40.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 4 (40.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 4 (40.00%) Quote-to-Cash
5 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (40.00%) Web Design
5 4 (40.00%) Web Development
5 4 (40.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) BDD
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Microservices
6 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Java 8
3 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (10.00%) Terraform