Hardware expenditure by oil & other fuel companies is in excess of £600 per employee. That is twice the national norm. Analysis by size of organisation reveals a much higher multiple for smaller organisations whilst for large enterprises there is almost parity.
Large companies in oil & other fuel industries spend over £600 per employee on software development tools. This is over twice that expended by smaller concerns in the sector and more than a factor of 5 compared with the national figure for large organisations.
Oil & Other Fuel companies, with over 1000 employees, employ a similar proportion of IT operations staff to the national norm. For smaller sized organisations the ratios are conspicuously smaller.
Outlay on computer services dominates IT spend by Oil & Other Fuel enterprises. Since 2008 it has made up over 50% of the total IT expenditure. Staff cost is the second highest category contributing 20%.