The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chip and PIN
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Chip and PIN 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £235 £175 £300
% change year-on-year
+34.28% -41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.00 -
Chip and PIN
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
157 260 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.57% 34.21% 24.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 175 80
Median daily rate £375 £373 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +12.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £503 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.17% -33.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.47 £13.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Chip and PIN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Chip and PIN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire