The table below looks at the statistics for Dublin Core skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dublin Core over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dublin Core
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Dublin Core 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Dublin Core
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12 42 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.46% 11.08% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 15
Median daily rate £250 £320 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +82.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £227 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +172.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.06% +38.09%