Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 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.

Computer Science Degree
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 83 105
Rank change year-on-year +9 +22 -13
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 18 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.46% 1.32% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.88% 8.47% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.79% +20.25%
10th Percentile £352 £363 £403
90th Percentile £549 £538 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.93 - £40.50
10th Percentile £21.42 - £40.25
90th Percentile £48.89 - £40.75
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £44.12 £24.75
% change year-on-year -1.39% +78.24% -6.29%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 121 189 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 9.84% 15.54% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 150 143
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +17.33% -
10th Percentile £234 £230 £200
90th Percentile £600 £525 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.00 £17.77 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -21.02% -
10th Percentile £15.63 £15.70 £15.69
90th Percentile £43.75 £26.10 £57.35
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +60.00% -9.09% +2.80%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Oxfordshire

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Oxfordshire

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science Degree in Oxfordshire

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Oxfordshire

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Computer Science Degree in Oxfordshire

Computer Science Degree
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 Computer Science Degree within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +21 13 £425 +6.25% 25
Witney - 3 - -
Kidlington -5 1 £388 +3.33% 2
Abingdon -15 1 £153 -70.95% 2
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 18 (100.00%) Degree
1 18 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (38.89%) Office 365
4 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
4 7 (38.89%) Yammer
4 7 (38.89%) OneDrive
4 7 (38.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (38.89%) Project Management
4 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
4 7 (38.89%) Content Management
4 7 (38.89%) Migration
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 6 (33.33%) Runbook
5 6 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
6 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) CRM
7 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (22.22%) Middleware

Computer Science Degree
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
1 7 (38.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (38.89%) Office 365
2 7 (38.89%) OneDrive
2 7 (38.89%) Yammer
3 3 (16.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) German Language
4 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.56%) Publishing
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Office 365 Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) SharePoint Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Office 365 Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Office 365 Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Salesforce Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
5 2 (11.11%) CRM Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Support
5 2 (11.11%) Support Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Support
5 2 (11.11%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Content Management
1 7 (38.89%) Migration
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 6 (33.33%) Runbook
2 6 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) CRM
4 4 (22.22%) Marketing Automation
4 4 (22.22%) Sales Enablement
5 3 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
5 3 (16.67%) Data Management
5 3 (16.67%) Master Data Management
5 3 (16.67%) Use Case
5 3 (16.67%) Validation
6 2 (11.11%) Logistics
6 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 2 (11.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (16.67%) Cognos
3 3 (16.67%) Lotus
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Splunk
5 1 (5.56%) Xamarin