The median contractor rate for a Web Engineer was £263 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 25 June 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 Engineer
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.80% - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £263 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £388
% change year-on-year +3.84% -16.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £32.54
% change year-on-year -4.00% -61.58%  

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 606 571 749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.65% 97.11% 98.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 405 492
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 45
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -9.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £32.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Web Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Engineer in Oxfordshire

Web Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Engineer in Oxfordshire

Web Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Engineer in Oxfordshire

Web Engineer
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 Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 - 3 £263 -
Abingdon - 1 £325 -
Thame - 1 £250 -
Web Engineer
South East

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Web Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
3 3 (42.86%) Drupal
3 3 (42.86%) Application Performance Management
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL

Web Engineer 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 (42.86%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Application Performance Management
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) SQL