Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 16 January 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.

Web Developer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 68 50
Rank change year-on-year -18 -18 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 17 34 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.40% 2.80% 4.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 2.88% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 70
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +16.67% +33.33%
10th Percentile £400 £153 £250
90th Percentile £474 £423 £550
South East median daily rate £394 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.70% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £20.00
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.47% +91.11% -34.78%

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 1,178 1,181 1,157
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 97.28% 96.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 840 849
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% -1.94%
10th Percentile £230 £200 £213
90th Percentile £600 £563 £525
South East median daily rate £424 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 48 60
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +9.38%
10th Percentile £10.18 £10.75 £9.88
90th Percentile £59.50 £37.25 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +18.75%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 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 6 months to 16 January 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 -22 11 £425 +21.43% 11
Witney +2 2 - - 1
Web Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 13 (76.47%) Web Development
3 11 (64.71%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
5 8 (47.06%) CSS
6 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (41.18%) HTML5
6 7 (41.18%) jQuery
7 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
7 6 (35.29%) Microservices
8 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
8 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
9 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (23.53%) JSON
9 4 (23.53%) PHP
9 4 (23.53%) GitHub
10 3 (17.65%) API Development
10 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (17.65%) .NET
10 3 (17.65%) C#
10 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
10 3 (17.65%) CMS
10 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
10 3 (17.65%) LINQ
10 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
10 3 (17.65%) Magento
11 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
11 2 (11.76%) UX Design
11 2 (11.76%) Scala

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 3 (17.65%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) GitHub
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (11.76%) PaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Firebase
3 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.88%) Heroku
3 1 (5.88%) Twilio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Grunt
2 2 (11.76%) gulp
2 2 (11.76%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
3 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) HTML5
4 7 (41.18%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) JSON
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 3 (17.65%) LINQ
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
7 2 (11.76%) LESS
7 2 (11.76%) Node.js
7 2 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (11.76%) React
7 2 (11.76%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
7 2 (11.76%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Web Development
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Microservices
3 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) API Development
6 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) MVC
7 2 (11.76%) UX Design
7 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
8 1 (5.88%) Active Record
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) Scala
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Google
1 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.88%) Facebook