The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £513 £544
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Market Risk
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
167 231 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.94% 30.88% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 141 76
Median daily rate £375 £378 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 9
Median hourly rate £26.75 £13.35 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.37% -4.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £8.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.00 £14.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%