The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 63 70 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs citing Internet 15 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.35% 0.55% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 3.31% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 1
Median daily rate £450 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.15 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% +19.70%
Internet
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 121 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.74% 16.55% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 95 37
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 13
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.33 £39.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Internet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Internet across the Oxfordshire region.

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the Oxfordshire region.

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Internet
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 Internet within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Abingdon - 9 £450 - 3
Oxford -4 6 £475 +26.66% 5
Internet
South East

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) DHCP
2 9 (36.00%) DNS
2 9 (36.00%) Puppet
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) PostGIS
4 6 (24.00%) IPv6
4 6 (24.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.00%) VPN
5 5 (20.00%) Python
5 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) Firewall
5 5 (20.00%) Finance
5 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (20.00%) Ruby
5 5 (20.00%) CentOS
6 4 (16.00%) Network Security
6 4 (16.00%) Investment Management
6 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (16.00%) BMC Marimba
6 4 (16.00%) Ansible
6 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.00%) DameWare
6 4 (16.00%) Change Management
6 4 (16.00%) BMC
6 4 (16.00%) Lotus
6 4 (16.00%) Adobe

Internet
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) DHCP
1 9 (36.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) IPv6
3 5 (20.00%) Firewall
3 5 (20.00%) VPN
4 4 (16.00%) Network Security
4 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.00%) IPv4
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.00%) BGP
7 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (4.00%) MPLS
7 1 (4.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Data Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Help Desk Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) CentOS
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 2000
5 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (12.00%) Unix
6 1 (4.00%) Debian
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Change Management
2 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (16.00%) Investment Management
2 4 (16.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.00%) Security Patching
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Server Building
5 1 (4.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Python
1 5 (20.00%) Ruby
2 3 (12.00%) Perl
2 3 (12.00%) PHP
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) C
3 2 (8.00%) C++
3 2 (8.00%) Go
3 2 (8.00%) Rust
3 2 (8.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CCNA
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.00%) MCSE
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (4.00%) RHCSA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.00%) Postfix
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (16.00%) Ansible
3 4 (16.00%) BMC Marimba
3 4 (16.00%) DameWare
4 1 (4.00%) SELinux
4 1 (4.00%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Adobe
2 4 (16.00%) BMC
2 4 (16.00%) Lotus
2 4 (16.00%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Avaya
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) F5
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL