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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 64 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firmware 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.52% - 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 3.60% - 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£260 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £303 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -19.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.08% -12.14%
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
111 45 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.47% 8.77% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 11 52
Average daily rate £325 £200 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -37.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £111 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £373 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 8 11
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.91 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £16.75 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
- +3.93%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firmware across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Firmware Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 May 2015. 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 - 2 £195 -
Abingdon - 1 £325 - 2
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) ThreadX
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) ISDN
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) PPP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) ThreadX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
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