The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 23 April 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.

Web Developer
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 39 59
Rank change year-on-year -22 +20  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 6 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.02% 3.23% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 3.33% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 8
Median daily rate £325 £363 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +101.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £338 £320
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £47.00 £13.93
% change year-on-year -14.89% +237.40%  

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 578 540 709
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 97.80% 96.77% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 399 449
Median daily rate £375 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 60
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -27.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.02 £11.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire that featured Web Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Oxfordshire

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Oxfordshire

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Developer in Oxfordshire

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Oxfordshire

Web 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 Web Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Oxford -17 1 - - 4
Thame - 1 £438 -
Web Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, Web Developer 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 Web Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Web Development
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) PHP
4 5 (41.67%) HTML5
5 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 3 (25.00%) Symfony
6 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) Google Maps API
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Google
7 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) ArcGIS
7 2 (16.67%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Workflow
7 2 (16.67%) OO
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
7 2 (16.67%) GeoServer
7 2 (16.67%) OpenLayers
7 2 (16.67%) Laravel
7 2 (16.67%) LESS
7 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (16.67%) Mobile App

Web 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) ArcGIS
1 2 (16.67%) GeoServer
2 1 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Perch
2 1 (8.33%) SilverStripe
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Grunt
2 1 (8.33%) gulp
2 1 (8.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (8.33%) PHPUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) Symfony
4 2 (16.67%) Google Maps API
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) Laravel
4 2 (16.67%) LESS
4 2 (16.67%) OpenLayers
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (8.33%) Doctrine
5 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (8.33%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (8.33%) Leaflet
5 1 (8.33%) LINQ
5 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) RDF
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PHP 5
3 1 (8.33%) PHP 7
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Google
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft