Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Security Patching skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Patching over the 6 months to 21 February 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.

Security Patching
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Security Patching 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.081% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 - -
South East median daily rate £500 £371 £340
% change year-on-year +34.77% +9.12% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £21.78 -

Security Patching 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 1,043 1,058 912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 84.32% 85.53% 80.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 810 762 692
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.39% +8.81% -
10th Percentile £300 £193 £213
90th Percentile £613 £575 £530
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 38 34
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 £18.25 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.33% -52.29% +118.57%
10th Percentile £15.25 £13.03 £14.15
90th Percentile £77.50 £44.35 £76.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -16.67% +50.00%

Security Patching
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Patching in Oxfordshire

Security Patching
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Patching in Oxfordshire

Security Patching
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 Security Patching within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Kidlington - 1 £375 -
Security Patching
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security Patching 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 Security Patching.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Security Patching
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) VMware