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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 64 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firmware 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.43% - 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 2.75% - 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
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
109 43 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.71% 9.03% 16.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 9 42
Average daily rate £348 £295 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.79% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £109 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £383 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -28.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.09 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.80 £16.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +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
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 30 March 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
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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
Abingdon - 1 £325 - 2
Oxford - 1 - - 2
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) ThreadX
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) ISDN
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) PPP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) PPTP
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) ThreadX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
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