Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 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.

Decision-Making
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 72 94
Rank change year-on-year 0 +22 -9
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 8 39 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.85% 3.21% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 3.71% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 37 11
Oxfordshire median daily rate £463 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.91% +22.22% +33.33%
10th Percentile £379 £440 £350
90th Percentile £509 £663 £675
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £61.25 £32.50 £13.86
% change year-on-year +88.46% +134.49% -34.78%

Decision-Making is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 800 1,050 1,070
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 85.29% 86.49% 87.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 827 765
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £281 £269 £213
90th Percentile £575 £609 £570
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 42
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £17.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.88% +17.38% -36.49%
10th Percentile £14.38 £15.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.88 £77.50 £37.25
South East median hourly rate £26.91 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.10% +6.67% -21.74%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Oxfordshire

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Decision-Making in Oxfordshire

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Decision-Making in Oxfordshire

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Decision-Making in Oxfordshire

Decision-Making
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 Decision-Making within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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 +1 1 £500 -9.09% 2
Abingdon -9 1 £425 -
Carterton - 1 £380 -
Decision-Making
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Decision-Making 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 Decision-Making.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) PMO
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Confluence
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP

Decision-Making
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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) npm
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) PMO Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Portfolio Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (12.50%) Insight Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Product Owner
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) LESS
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PMO