The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware 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 Firmware over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 54 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Firmware 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.75% 0.16% -
As % of the System Software category 5.06% 1.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £371 £326
% change year-on-year
-15.82% +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £41.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +114.10%
Firmware
South East

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

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
79 80 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.74% 12.42% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 42 18
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £276 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.01% +8.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £18.15 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Firmware
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Firmware Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Firmware
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Firmware across the Oxfordshire region.

Firmware Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Firmware
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 Firmware within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 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 1 - - 1
Abingdon - 1 £400 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Firmware 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 Firmware.

1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) PPP
2 3 (42.86%) PPTP
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Android
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (42.86%) Android Development
2 3 (42.86%) iOS Development
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) SAN

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Firmware 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 Firmware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) PPP
1 3 (42.86%) PPTP
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Android Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) iOS Android Developer
1 3 (42.86%) iOS Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 3 (42.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Android Development
1 3 (42.86%) iOS Development
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
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