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 3 months to 30 March 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.

Internet
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 43 60
Rank change year-on-year -11 +17  
Contract jobs citing Internet 7 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.24% 2.20% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.87% 15.28% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 3
Median daily rate £513 £145 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +253.44% -66.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £123 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £250 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -1.28% +1.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year -12.90% -4.08%  

Internet is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 89 72 120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 15.81% 14.43% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 59 67
Median daily rate £425 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £349 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £23.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £26.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Internet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Oxfordshire

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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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Oxfordshire

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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

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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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon - 1 - -
Internet
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 5 (29.41%) Broadband
1 5 (29.41%) SSL
1 5 (29.41%) Time Management
2 4 (23.53%) Publishing
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) New Media
3 3 (17.65%) PMO
3 3 (17.65%) XML
3 3 (17.65%) SOA
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) BGP
3 3 (17.65%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (17.65%) Reuters
3 3 (17.65%) Multimedia
3 3 (17.65%) Content Management
3 3 (17.65%) CMS
3 3 (17.65%) BBC
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) JNCIA
4 2 (11.76%) OSPF
4 2 (11.76%) CCNA
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) SMTP
4 2 (11.76%) LAN

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 (17.65%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Broadband
1 5 (29.41%) SSL
2 3 (17.65%) BGP
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) OSPF
3 2 (11.76%) SMTP
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
General
1 4 (23.53%) Publishing
2 3 (17.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support
3 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) New Media
2 3 (17.65%) BBC
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Time Management
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Content Management
3 3 (17.65%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Fault Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Python
1 1 (5.88%) Ruby
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNP
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) JNCIA
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Reuters
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) SAP