The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank - 43 30
Contract jobs citing PhD 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.88% 1.80%
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.55% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £413 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+36.36% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.66 -
PhD
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
46 66 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 11.83% 19.41% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 57 35
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £14.88 £55.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.95% +223.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

PhD
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

PhD Daily Rate Trend in Oxford