The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 38 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing Internet 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.16% 1.56% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 21.43% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £10.50 £16.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -37.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -8.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.20% 7.29% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Average daily rate £325 £238 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% -26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £145 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.00 £18.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the Oxford region.

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Internet
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
1 2 (50.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) CRM

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Pentaho
General
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 2 (50.00%) ETL Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft