The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Signal Processing
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank - 42 43
Contract jobs citing Signal Processing 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.71% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.82% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £385 £308
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -25.74%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
256 244 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 82.05% 86.52% 84.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 211 199
Median daily rate £500 £420 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -9.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 13
Median hourly rate £21.29 £67.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.45% +315.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £17.50 £13.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £23.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Signal Processing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Signal Processing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Signal Processing Daily Rate Trend in Oxford