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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 47 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Internet 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.56% - 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% - 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -25.00%
Internet
Oxfordshire

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
57 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 15.92% 9.63% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 10 5
Average daily rate £320 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £295 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Average hourly rate £13.75 £17.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £25.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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
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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Python

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) VMware