The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 3 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 56 82 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 19.72% 22.47% 13.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.21% 24.12% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 54 6
Average daily rate £363 £420 £239
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +75.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £190 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £518 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 5
Average hourly rate £13.15 £13.80 £12.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.71% +14.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £8.57 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.10 £22.70 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Analyst
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
264 340 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 92.96% 93.15% 95.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 213 95
Average daily rate £400 £433 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% +33.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £295 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 18
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £8.76 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.50 £19.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Oxford region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the Oxford region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (19.01%) Oracle
1 23 (19.01%) Windows
2 21 (17.36%) CRM
2 21 (17.36%) E-Commerce
2 21 (17.36%) Data Analysis
3 20 (16.53%) SQL
3 20 (16.53%) Active Directory
4 19 (15.70%) Microsoft
4 19 (15.70%) Siebel
4 19 (15.70%) Publishing
5 18 (14.88%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (14.88%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (12.40%) Node.js
6 15 (12.40%) Magento
6 15 (12.40%) Business Analysis
6 15 (12.40%) ITIL
6 15 (12.40%) Web Services
6 15 (12.40%) JavaScript
7 13 (10.74%) Security Cleared
7 13 (10.74%) Finance
8 12 (9.92%) GitHub
8 12 (9.92%) BDD
9 11 (9.09%) Docker
9 11 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
9 11 (9.09%) User Stories
9 11 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (8.26%) Project Management
10 10 (8.26%) Windows XP
11 9 (7.44%) IBM Notes
11 9 (7.44%) PeopleSoft

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (12.40%) Node.js
2 9 (7.44%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.65%) IIS
3 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.83%) Confluence
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.83%) SAS
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Acrobat
2 7 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.79%) MS Office
3 5 (4.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
4 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) Weka
Business Applications
1 15 (12.40%) Magento
2 3 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.88%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.92%) GitHub
3 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.44%) VPN
2 8 (6.61%) Internet
3 7 (5.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.31%) WAN
5 3 (2.48%) DHCP
5 3 (2.48%) DNS
5 3 (2.48%) MPLS
5 3 (2.48%) PBX
5 3 (2.48%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.65%) ADSL
6 2 (1.65%) CTI
6 2 (1.65%) Firewall
6 2 (1.65%) FTP
6 2 (1.65%) ISDN
6 2 (1.65%) MRTG
6 2 (1.65%) VLAN
6 2 (1.65%) VSAT
7 1 (0.83%) LAN
7 1 (0.83%) SAN
7 1 (0.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.65%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.83%) Big Data
5 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.83%) HPCC
5 1 (0.83%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 9 (7.44%) WebDriver
2 8 (6.61%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.65%) JIRA
4 2 (1.65%) Selenium
5 1 (0.83%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.83%) Protractor
5 1 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (15.70%) Publishing
2 13 (10.74%) Finance
3 2 (1.65%) Billing
3 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.40%) Web Services
2 4 (3.31%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.48%) Sass
4 1 (0.83%) REST
4 1 (0.83%) RESTful
4 1 (0.83%) SOAP
4 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (5.79%) NHS
2 4 (3.31%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.31%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.65%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.65%) Informatics
3 2 (1.65%) Statistics
4 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.83%) CMDB
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.83%) Economics
4 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.83%) Semantic Web
4 1 (0.83%) User Experience
4 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.01%) Windows
2 10 (8.26%) Windows XP
3 7 (5.79%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.13%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.36%) CRM
1 21 (17.36%) Data Analysis
1 21 (17.36%) E-Commerce
2 15 (12.40%) Business Analysis
2 15 (12.40%) ITIL
3 12 (9.92%) BDD
4 11 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
4 11 (9.09%) User Stories
5 10 (8.26%) Project Management
6 9 (7.44%) Change Control
6 9 (7.44%) Migration
7 8 (6.61%) Incident Management
8 7 (5.79%) Data Mapping
8 7 (5.79%) Data Modelling
8 7 (5.79%) Release Management
8 7 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.96%) Change Management
9 6 (4.96%) Software Distribution
10 5 (4.13%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.53%) SQL
2 15 (12.40%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.31%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.48%) PHP
5 2 (1.65%) C#
5 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.83%) C
6 1 (0.83%) Java
6 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (10.74%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.61%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (6.61%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.13%) ISEB
4 2 (1.65%) Degree
5 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.83%) CCIE
5 1 (0.83%) CCNP
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) SLA
2 3 (2.48%) QA
3 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.83%) P3O
System Software
1 20 (16.53%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.09%) Docker
3 4 (3.31%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (3.31%) vSphere
3 4 (3.31%) XenApp
4 1 (0.83%) GridGain
4 1 (0.83%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (6.61%) DameWare
2 6 (4.96%) SCCM
3 1 (0.83%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.83%) SCOM
3 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (19.01%) Oracle
2 19 (15.70%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.70%) Siebel
3 18 (14.88%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (7.44%) Lotus
4 9 (7.44%) PeopleSoft
5 8 (6.61%) Adobe
6 5 (4.13%) Remedy
7 4 (3.31%) AppSense
7 4 (3.31%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.31%) Cisco
7 4 (3.31%) Citrix
7 4 (3.31%) VMware
8 2 (1.65%) Acronis
8 2 (1.65%) Google
8 2 (1.65%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.83%) Lumension
9 1 (0.83%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.83%) Polycom
9 1 (0.83%) Talend