The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Broadband
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 56 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Contract jobs citing Broadband 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.17% 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 1.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £213 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £260 £361
% change year-on-year +0.96% -27.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.86 £43.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -68.32% +150.00%  

Broadband is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 72 83 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 12.18% 14.87% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 64 74
Median daily rate £450 £320 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.62% -7.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £150 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +4.82% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 21
Median hourly rate £16.18 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.30% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £25.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.57% +16.66%  

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Broadband as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Oxfordshire

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Broadband in Oxfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Broadband in Oxfordshire

Broadband
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Broadband in Oxfordshire

Broadband
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 Broadband within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 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
Oxford - 1 £213 -
Broadband
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Broadband 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 Broadband.

1 5 (55.56%) SSL
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
1 5 (55.56%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) ACCA
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Direct Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) IFRS
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
3 1 (11.11%) SmoothWall
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall

Broadband
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
1 5 (55.56%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 3 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Accountant
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Controller
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Direct Marketing
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ACCA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) IFRS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Google