Period
to 24 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 24 March 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.

Internet
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 94 79
Rank change year-on-year +27 -15 -14
Contract jobs citing Internet 5 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.61% 1.02% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 9.63% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 9
Oxfordshire median daily rate £231 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.91% +0.59% +226.92%
10th Percentile £171 £170 £300
90th Percentile £287 £487 £640
South East median daily rate £450 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +20.00% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £13.50
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year - -4.00% -30.56%

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 122 135 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.86% 10.61% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 99 121
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -13.89% +50.00%
10th Percentile £135 £149 £213
90th Percentile £555 £500 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 15
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £43.75 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% +16.67% -42.31%
10th Percentile £26.38 £13.92 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.98 £84.25 £37.25
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £18.95 £21.50
% change year-on-year -7.63% -11.88% -38.57%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Oxfordshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Oxfordshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 24 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Oxfordshire

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Oxfordshire

Internet
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 Internet within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 March 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
Witney - 2 - -
Oxford +32 1 £300 +76.47% 1
Internet
South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Avaya
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) IPv4
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (40.00%) Dell Compellent
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy

Internet
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 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) IPv4
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) BGP
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) SSH
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Liquibase
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) IT Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Strategy Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Transformation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Commercial Awareness
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (40.00%) Sophos
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat