The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grid Computing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Grid Computing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Grid Computing
Oxfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
93 60 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 27.35% 25.53% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 35 26
Average daily rate £400 £361 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.72% -2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £294 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 5
Average hourly rate £8.50 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Grid Computing across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Grid Computing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Grid Computing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Grid Computing.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Grid Computing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Grid Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree