Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 95 104
Rank change year-on-year +15 +9 -6
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 9 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.83% 1.16% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.63% 8.05% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.79% +20.25%
10th Percentile £383 £363 £338
90th Percentile £443 £538 £488
South East median daily rate £433 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +8.13% - +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.93 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £44.12 £14.50
% change year-on-year +2.01% +204.24% -63.75%

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 118 174 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.84% 14.39% 14.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 140 125
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £185 £210 £188
90th Percentile £600 £538 £533
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 13
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £21.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.44% -3.71% -21.15%
10th Percentile £15.63 £16.56 £17.05
90th Percentile £42.50 £36.80 £38.90
South East median hourly rate £36.50 £25.06 £27.50
% change year-on-year +45.65% -8.87% -11.00%

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 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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +23 7 £400 - 28
Witney - 2 - -
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) Content Management
4 4 (44.44%) Migration
4 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (44.44%) Yammer
4 4 (44.44%) OneDrive
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) Runbook
5 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
6 2 (22.22%) German Language
6 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Splunk
6 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning

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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 4 (44.44%) OneDrive
2 4 (44.44%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) German Language
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365 Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) Content Management
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (33.33%) Runbook
3 3 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Creative Thinking
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Logistics
4 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
4 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Statistics
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cognos
2 2 (22.22%) Lotus
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) Xamarin