The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 12 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 52 67 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 15.38% 19.14% 14.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.62% 19.53% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 57 8
Median daily rate £338 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 11
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.60 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.68% -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
333 343 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 98.52% 98.00% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 264 94
Median daily rate £375 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.83% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 24
Median hourly rate £27.50 £15.68 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.38% -7.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Oxford region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 29 July 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (37.36%) SQL
2 23 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (18.68%) Windows
4 16 (17.58%) Project Management
4 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
4 16 (17.58%) Finance
4 16 (17.58%) Tableau
5 15 (16.48%) Active Directory
6 14 (15.38%) Process Improvement
7 13 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (14.29%) Java
7 13 (14.29%) Oracle
8 12 (13.19%) ITIL
8 12 (13.19%) Change Management
9 11 (12.09%) Degree
9 11 (12.09%) QA
9 11 (12.09%) Prototyping
10 10 (10.99%) Product Management
10 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
10 10 (10.99%) SharePoint
10 10 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (10.99%) VMware
10 10 (10.99%) Data Management
11 9 (9.89%) Maven
11 9 (9.89%) Scrum
11 9 (9.89%) JUnit
11 9 (9.89%) Kanban
11 9 (9.89%) Performance Testing
11 9 (9.89%) Investment Management
11 9 (9.89%) JIRA

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 10 (10.99%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.89%) Confluence
3 8 (8.79%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.49%) WordPress
5 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.10%) Apache
6 1 (1.10%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Office
2 4 (4.40%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Magento
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.20%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.10%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.20%) Office 365
4 1 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) Internet
2 5 (5.49%) DHCP
2 5 (5.49%) DNS
2 5 (5.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) QlikView
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.40%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.89%) JIRA
1 9 (9.89%) JUnit
1 9 (9.89%) Maven
2 8 (8.79%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.79%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.20%) IntelliJ
General
1 16 (17.58%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Front Office
2 5 (5.49%) Publishing
3 4 (4.40%) Back Office
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.79%) Web Services
2 7 (7.69%) SOAP
3 2 (2.20%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (2.20%) RESTful
3 2 (2.20%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.10%) jQuery
4 1 (1.10%) Node.js
4 1 (1.10%) PostGIS
4 1 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.59%) Mathematics
2 6 (6.59%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.20%) Statistics
5 1 (1.10%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.10%) Economics
5 1 (1.10%) Fintech
5 1 (1.10%) iPad
5 1 (1.10%) iPhone
5 1 (1.10%) NHS
5 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Windows
2 7 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.59%) Linux
3 6 (6.59%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.30%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.10%) HPUX
7 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.58%) Project Management
3 14 (15.38%) Process Improvement
4 13 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (13.19%) Change Management
5 12 (13.19%) ITIL
6 11 (12.09%) Prototyping
7 10 (10.99%) Data Management
7 10 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (10.99%) Product Management
8 9 (9.89%) Investment Management
8 9 (9.89%) Kanban
8 9 (9.89%) Performance Testing
8 9 (9.89%) Scrum
9 8 (8.79%) Data Analysis
9 8 (8.79%) Data Mapping
9 8 (8.79%) Defect Tracking
9 8 (8.79%) IT Audit
9 8 (8.79%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (8.79%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.36%) SQL
2 13 (14.29%) Java
3 7 (7.69%) VBA
4 6 (6.59%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.40%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.30%) ISEB
5 1 (1.10%) MCP
5 1 (1.10%) MCSE
5 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) QA
2 5 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.49%) SLA
3 4 (4.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (16.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.49%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.49%) VMware ESX
2 5 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.30%) SCOM
3 2 (2.20%) SCCM
4 1 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
1 16 (17.58%) Tableau
2 13 (14.29%) Oracle
3 10 (10.99%) VMware
4 8 (8.79%) Talend
5 5 (5.49%) NetApp
6 3 (3.30%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.20%) Avaya
7 2 (2.20%) GoldenSource
7 2 (2.20%) Remedy
7 2 (2.20%) Siebel
8 1 (1.10%) Cisco
8 1 (1.10%) Citrix
8 1 (1.10%) HP
8 1 (1.10%) Informatica
8 1 (1.10%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.10%) SAP
8 1 (1.10%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.10%) xMatters