The table below looks at the statistics for GAAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GAAP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £381 £250
% change year-on-year
-26.55% +52.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GAAP
South East

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
56 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.76% 7.14% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 25
Median daily rate £425 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £198 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £38.50 £15.77 £190.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.13% -91.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+9.57% +28.45%