The median contractor rate for a Development Manager was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Manager
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 60 49 66
Rank change year-on-year -11 +17  
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.54% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.42% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £550 £525 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +10.00% +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.23 £40.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year -32.36% -10.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 541 479 646
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 97.65% 96.38% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 370 397
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 21 57
Median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire that featured Development Manager in the job title.

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
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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon - 3 £550 -
Development Manager
South East

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
3 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Confluence
5 3 (27.27%) MVVM
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) WPF
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Subversion
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (18.18%) Change Control
6 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
6 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Change Management
7 1 (9.09%) Workflow
7 1 (9.09%) Publishing
7 1 (9.09%) Project Planning

Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (36.36%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
3 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) MVVM
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
6 2 (18.18%) Change Control
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 2 (18.18%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Change Management
7 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) SQL