Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Palo Alto products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Palo Alto over the 6 months to 19 October 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Palo Alto Networks.

Palo Alto
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 96 105
Contract jobs citing Palo Alto 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.80% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Oxfordshire median daily rate - £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% +21.43%
South East median daily rate £450 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £54.00 - £52.50

Palo Alto is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Oxfordshire.

All Vendors
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 504 503 502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 40.98% 41.60% 39.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 386 332
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% -8.54%
10th Percentile £225 £251 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £537
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 27
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.75 £15.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.97% -4.62% +3.04%
10th Percentile £15.67 £10.00 £9.52
90th Percentile £25.00 £38.75 £24.14
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.38 £15.85
% change year-on-year -5.04% +9.62% -11.94%

Palo Alto
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Palo Alto in Oxfordshire

Palo Alto
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Palo Alto in Oxfordshire