The table below looks at the statistics for FastStats skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FastStats over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apteco FastStats
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FastStats 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.19% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 1.59% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £200 £275
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FastStats
South East

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

Business Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
63 62 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.80% 9.66% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 47 10
Average daily rate £425 £365 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -18.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £176 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £67.50 £14.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+373.68% -10.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -32.07%

FastStats
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FastStats across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

FastStats Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

FastStats
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FastStats within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 1 - -
FastStats
South East

FastStats
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing FastStats also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FastStats.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing FastStats also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FastStats. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft