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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 19 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 47 62 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 12.67% 17.61% 11.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.81% 18.08% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 49 19
Median daily rate £425 £420 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £213 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £14.40 £12.25 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.55% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.92 £11.33 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £14.25 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.45 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -0.34%
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
367 343 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 98.92% 97.44% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 277 169
Median daily rate £400 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 16
Median hourly rate £14.88 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.03% -8.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 24 September 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 24 September 2016.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.09%) SQL
3 20 (22.47%) Windows
4 18 (20.22%) Microsoft
5 16 (17.98%) Project Management
6 15 (16.85%) Change Management
6 15 (16.85%) Scrum
6 15 (16.85%) Kanban
7 14 (15.73%) Degree
7 14 (15.73%) Data Analysis
7 14 (15.73%) ITIL
8 13 (14.61%) Java
8 13 (14.61%) Publishing
9 12 (13.48%) Product Management
9 12 (13.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (12.36%) Process Improvement
10 11 (12.36%) QA
10 11 (12.36%) Finance
10 11 (12.36%) MS Office
11 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
11 10 (11.24%) Computer Science
11 10 (11.24%) Investment Management
11 10 (11.24%) User Stories
12 9 (10.11%) Time Management
12 9 (10.11%) BPMN
12 9 (10.11%) Test Scripting
12 9 (10.11%) Performance Testing
12 9 (10.11%) Maven
12 9 (10.11%) Windows 7
12 9 (10.11%) JUnit

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 8 (8.99%) Confluence
2 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.49%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.12%) Apache
5 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.12%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (12.36%) MS Office
2 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.12%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Magento
1 2 (2.25%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.62%) Office 365
4 1 (1.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) Internet
2 2 (2.25%) DHCP
2 2 (2.25%) DNS
2 2 (2.25%) VPN
3 1 (1.12%) Intranet
3 1 (1.12%) NAS
3 1 (1.12%) SAN
3 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.25%) QlikView
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) JUnit
1 9 (10.11%) Maven
2 8 (8.99%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.99%) JIRA
3 7 (7.87%) SoapUI
3 7 (7.87%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (2.25%) IntelliJ
General
1 13 (14.61%) Publishing
2 11 (12.36%) Finance
3 1 (1.12%) Advertising
3 1 (1.12%) Back Office
3 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.12%) Front Office
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) Web Services
2 7 (7.87%) SOAP
3 2 (2.25%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (2.25%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.12%) .NET
4 1 (1.12%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.12%) jQuery
4 1 (1.12%) Node.js
4 1 (1.12%) PostGIS
4 1 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.37%) Social Network
4 1 (1.12%) Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) CMDB
4 1 (1.12%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.12%) Derivative
4 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.12%) Economics
4 1 (1.12%) Fintech
4 1 (1.12%) iPad
4 1 (1.12%) iPhone
4 1 (1.12%) Social Media
4 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.47%) Windows
2 9 (10.11%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.49%) Windows 8
3 4 (4.49%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.49%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.25%) Linux
5 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.12%) HPUX
6 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.98%) Project Management
3 15 (16.85%) Change Management
3 15 (16.85%) Kanban
3 15 (16.85%) Scrum
4 14 (15.73%) Data Analysis
4 14 (15.73%) ITIL
5 12 (13.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (13.48%) Product Management
6 11 (12.36%) Process Improvement
7 10 (11.24%) Investment Management
7 10 (11.24%) User Stories
8 9 (10.11%) BPMN
8 9 (10.11%) Data Modelling
8 9 (10.11%) Performance Testing
8 9 (10.11%) Test Scripting
8 9 (10.11%) Time Management
8 9 (10.11%) UML
9 8 (8.99%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.09%) SQL
2 13 (14.61%) Java
3 6 (6.74%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.25%) VBA
5 1 (1.12%) C#
5 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (15.73%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) ISEB
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.12%) MCP
5 1 (1.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.36%) QA
2 6 (6.74%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.37%) SLA
4 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (10.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.25%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) NetBackup
1 3 (3.37%) SCOM
2 2 (2.25%) SCCM
3 1 (1.12%) BMC Marimba
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.12%) DameWare
Vendors
1 18 (20.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.99%) Tableau
3 7 (7.87%) Oracle
3 7 (7.87%) Talend
4 4 (4.49%) GoldenSource
4 4 (4.49%) VMware
5 3 (3.37%) NetApp
5 3 (3.37%) Remedy
6 2 (2.25%) Avaya
6 2 (2.25%) BMC
7 1 (1.12%) Adobe
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco
7 1 (1.12%) Citrix
7 1 (1.12%) HP
7 1 (1.12%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.12%) Lotus
7 1 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.12%) SAP
7 1 (1.12%) Sophos
7 1 (1.12%) Symantec
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