The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £413 £275
% change year-on-year
-21.21% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - -
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
228 239 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 95.80% 94.47% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 130 169
Average daily rate £325 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 36
Average hourly rate £17.00 £11.15 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.46% -34.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.94 £10.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Applications Specialist
Oxfordshire

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Specialist in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Applications Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Specialist across the Oxford region.

Applications Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Oxford