The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Signal Processing
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank - 52 59
Contract jobs citing Signal Processing 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.78% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.95% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £344 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £385 £310
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +24.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -25.74%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
469 421 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 84.35% 81.59% 83.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 338 336
Median daily rate £475 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £165 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 29
Median hourly rate £17.43 £67.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.17% +237.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.60 £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Signal Processing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Signal Processing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Signal Processing Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire