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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 90 27 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 22.22% 15.25% 20.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.32% 16.17% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 10 32
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£463 £328 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.22% -14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £168 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £394 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 7
Average hourly rate £13.90 £12.09 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.01% -7.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.66 £10.44 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.50 £15.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
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
370 167 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 91.36% 94.35% 93.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 97 139
Average daily rate £475 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £203 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £401 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 11 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.09 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.84% -16.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £39.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 49 (37.69%) Business Analysis
2 23 (17.69%) Publishing
3 22 (16.92%) Microsoft
4 21 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (15.38%) Project Management
5 20 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (13.85%) Windows
6 18 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (13.08%) Migration
7 17 (13.08%) ISEB
8 16 (12.31%) Retail
9 15 (11.54%) Finance
10 14 (10.77%) User Stories
11 13 (10.00%) MS Office
11 13 (10.00%) ITIL
11 13 (10.00%) E-Commerce
12 12 (9.23%) MS Excel
12 12 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (9.23%) Oracle BI EE
13 11 (8.46%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (8.46%) SQL
13 11 (8.46%) Active Directory
14 10 (7.69%) CRM
14 10 (7.69%) Data Modelling
15 9 (6.92%) ETL
15 9 (6.92%) Scrum
15 9 (6.92%) Change Management
15 9 (6.92%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (6.92%) Business Process Mapping

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 4 (3.08%) CMS
2 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.54%) SAS
3 1 (0.77%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.77%) IIS
3 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.77%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.77%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.77%) Drupal
3 1 (0.77%) Lync
3 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (10.00%) MS Office
2 12 (9.23%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.54%) FastStats
4 2 (1.54%) SPSS
5 1 (0.77%) MS Project
5 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.77%) Tridion
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) VoIP
2 3 (2.31%) DHCP
2 3 (2.31%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.31%) DNS
3 2 (1.54%) WAN
3 2 (1.54%) LAN
4 1 (0.77%) Intranet
4 1 (0.77%) Internet
4 1 (0.77%) Wireless
4 1 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.23%) Oracle BI EE
2 11 (8.46%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.54%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.77%) OLAP
6 1 (0.77%) MS Access
6 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.15%) JIRA
2 1 (0.77%) Selenium
2 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.77%) LoadRunner
General
1 23 (17.69%) Publishing
2 16 (12.31%) Retail
3 15 (11.54%) Finance
4 7 (5.38%) German Language
5 5 (3.85%) Marketing
6 2 (1.54%) Banking
7 1 (0.77%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.77%) Law
7 1 (0.77%) Legal
7 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.77%) Advertising
7 1 (0.77%) French Language
7 1 (0.77%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.77%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.54%) .NET
2 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.62%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.08%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.31%) NHS
6 2 (1.54%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.77%) Statistics
7 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.85%) Windows
2 7 (5.38%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.08%) Windows 8
3 4 (3.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.69%) Business Analysis
2 21 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (15.38%) Project Management
4 18 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (13.08%) Migration
6 14 (10.77%) User Stories
7 13 (10.00%) ITIL
7 13 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 10 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 10 (7.69%) CRM
9 9 (6.92%) ETL
9 9 (6.92%) Change Management
9 9 (6.92%) Scrum
9 9 (6.92%) Business Process Mapping
9 9 (6.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (6.15%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.38%) Test Planning
12 6 (4.62%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.46%) SQL
2 3 (2.31%) C
3 1 (0.77%) C#
3 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (13.08%) ISEB
2 5 (3.85%) Degree
3 4 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.31%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.31%) APMG
5 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.54%) CCNA
6 1 (0.77%) HNC
6 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.92%) QA
2 3 (2.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.77%) P3O
System Software
1 11 (8.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.31%) SCCM
2 2 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.62%) Oracle
3 4 (3.08%) HP
4 3 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.54%) Alterian
5 2 (1.54%) Aprimo
5 2 (1.54%) Marketo
5 2 (1.54%) Adobe
5 2 (1.54%) Cisco
6 1 (0.77%) IBM
6 1 (0.77%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.77%) SAP
6 1 (0.77%) Cognos
6 1 (0.77%) Open Text
6 1 (0.77%) Apple
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