Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Development Manager was £563 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 101 102
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 16 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.28% 0.63% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.64% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £563 £486 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.68% - -
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £445
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.74% -6.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £47.50 -

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 1201 1246 1327
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 97.65% 97.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 889 946
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +9.59%
10th Percentile £250 £210 £213
90th Percentile £581 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 77
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.53% +3.03% +7.32%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.60 £9.99
90th Percentile £62.50 £40.25 £53.50
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.44 £18.00
% change year-on-year -7.38% +7.97% +12.50%

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in Oxfordshire

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Manager in Oxfordshire

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Development Manager in Oxfordshire

Development Manager
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 Development Manager within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +3 10 £570 +14.00% 1
Kidlington - 4 £570 -
Development Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Development Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Scala
3 6 (37.50%) JIRA
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Software Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) Apache Spark
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) Big Data
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) Python
6 3 (18.75%) Publishing
6 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Web Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (18.75%) Product Management
6 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
6 3 (18.75%) Confluence
6 3 (18.75%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Gradle
7 2 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch

Development Manager 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Spark
2 3 (18.75%) Confluence
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Solr
3 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (12.50%) nginx
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Big Data
2 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Gradle
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (12.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Software Delivery
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Product Management
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 3 (18.75%) Web Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Code Coverage
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (12.50%) ETL
6 2 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Scala
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper