The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank - 46 -
Contract jobs citing Firmware 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.28% -
As % of the System Software category - 2.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £195 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.22%
Firmware
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

System Software Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
46 44 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 15.44% 12.29% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 11
Median daily rate £364 £313 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.40% +7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £131 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £515 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £18.25 £16.50 £14.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +15.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £12.00 £8.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.65 £20.00 £16.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Firmware
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Firmware Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Firmware
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA