Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 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.

Computer Science Degree
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 103 92
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11 -8
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 14 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.15% 0.63% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.91% 4.42% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 7
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £475 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +20.25% -21.00%
10th Percentile £363 £338 £192
90th Percentile £538 £488 £403
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year - +12.68% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £44.12 £14.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +204.24% -63.75% +153.97%

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 177 181 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.48% 14.29% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 126 212
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.73% -3.67%
10th Percentile £210 £189 £200
90th Percentile £538 £531 £520
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 22
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 £21.29 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.71% -33.47% +80.28%
10th Percentile £16.56 £17.05 £15.79
90th Percentile £36.80 £38.90 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £27.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -8.65% -11.00% +81.76%

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 15 December 2017.

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
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 15 December 2017. 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 -3 7 £400 -15.79% 4
Kidlington - 3 £375 -
Abingdon - 1 £525 -
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 Computer Science Degree.

1 14 (100.00%) Degree
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (50.00%) SCOM
4 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) Change Management
5 6 (42.86%) DNS
6 5 (35.71%) Kerberos
6 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) LDAP
6 5 (35.71%) DHCP
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (35.71%) McAfee
6 5 (35.71%) Replication
6 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) Clustering
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
6 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
6 5 (35.71%) SCCM
6 5 (35.71%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (35.71%) Office 365
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (35.71%) Remote Desktop

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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (35.71%) Office 365
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (21.43%) Heroku
5 2 (14.29%) Bluemix
5 2 (14.29%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (14.29%) SaaS
5 2 (14.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) Kerberos
2 5 (35.71%) LDAP
2 5 (35.71%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (14.29%) BGP
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
4 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.14%) HSRP
4 1 (7.14%) IPsec
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) OSPF
4 1 (7.14%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) PowerShell Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 3 (21.43%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
3 2 (14.29%) EDIFACT
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) Node.js
3 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) Angular 2
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Clustering
2 5 (35.71%) Replication
3 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Change Management
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 4 (28.57%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) ActionScript
4 2 (14.29%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 2 (14.29%) RosettaNet
3 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) SCOM
2 5 (35.71%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (35.71%) SCCM
3 2 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) McAfee
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco