Period
to 22 June 2018

The median contractor rate for an Applications Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 22 June 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.

Application Developer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 91 81
Rank change year-on-year +16 -10 +20
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 18 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.45% 0.51% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 0.52% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +50.00% -14.59%
10th Percentile £375 £313 £268
90th Percentile £438 £475 £333
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £46.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +22.67% -

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 1,212 1,147 1,060
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.58% 97.20% 96.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 819 784
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £200
90th Percentile £600 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 54 56
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £10.47 £10.50 £10.44
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.05 £37.88
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.23
% change year-on-year +2.86% -13.48% +18.99%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Oxfordshire

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Developer in Oxfordshire

Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Oxfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Developer in Oxfordshire

Applications 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 Applications Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 June 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 -1 10 £425 -5.56% 5
Kidlington -4 2 £406 -9.72%
Applications Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, Applications 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 Applications Developer in the job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Test Automation
1 16 (88.89%) Microservices
2 15 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (83.33%) HTML
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) User Experience
4 9 (50.00%) UX Design
4 9 (50.00%) jQuery
4 9 (50.00%) CSS
5 8 (44.44%) XML
5 8 (44.44%) XSLT
6 7 (38.89%) Go
7 6 (33.33%) Docker
7 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (33.33%) JSON
7 6 (33.33%) Scala
7 6 (33.33%) PaaS
7 6 (33.33%) HTML5
7 6 (33.33%) Java
7 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
7 6 (33.33%) Python
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
8 4 (22.22%) Gradle
9 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
9 2 (11.11%) Application Rationalisation

Applications 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 4 (22.22%) Gradle
3 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) AngularJS
1 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
2 9 (50.00%) jQuery
3 8 (44.44%) XML
3 8 (44.44%) XSLT
4 6 (33.33%) HTML5
4 6 (33.33%) JSON
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Microservices
1 16 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) UX Design
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
6 2 (11.11%) Application Rationalisation
6 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) Go
3 6 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) Scala
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) VB
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle