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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 59 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.17% 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year
- -71.27%
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
156 264 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.58% 34.24% 25.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 174 80
Median daily rate £375 £370 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +11.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £250 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £503 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 6
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.35 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.17% -13.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.47 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.40 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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)
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +10 1 £325 +8.33%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) GUI Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Real Time Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python