The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regular Expression over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Regular Expression
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
154 135 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 39.59% 39.71% 28.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 117 54
Median daily rate £443 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Regular Expression as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Regular Expression
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Regular Expression Daily Rate Trend in Oxford