The table below looks at the statistics for eggPlant skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited eggPlant over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TestPlant eggPlant
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing eggPlant 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £280 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -25.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
eggPlant
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
190 149 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.79% 20.72% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 120 53
Median daily rate £450 £375 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%