The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - 60 -
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.47% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £390 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
136 204 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.37% 31.68% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 137 38
Average daily rate £350 £390 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £187 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 26 6
Average hourly rate £26.75 £18.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.59% -45.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £126.25 £27.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Oxfordshire region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Charles River
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Swaptions

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Pricing Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Swaptions
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Charles River