The table below looks at the statistics for OCX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCX 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
OLE Custom Controls (OCX)
Rank - - 52
Contract jobs citing OCX 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £270
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OCX
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
282 261 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 44.13% 35.70% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 197 84
Median daily rate £438 £400 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +31.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £478 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

OCX
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing OCX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OCX Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

OCX
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OCX Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire