The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 41 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing Analytics 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.69% 1.04% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.61% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
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£313 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-53.75% +52.38%
Analytics
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
285 124 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 80.28% 64.58% 74.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 76 87
Average daily rate £420 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £228 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £12.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.33% +210.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £30.25 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Analytics also 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 that cited Analytics.

1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) Scrum
4 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
4 8 (38.10%) Hadoop
4 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
4 8 (38.10%) Big Data
5 7 (33.33%) ETL
5 7 (33.33%) OO
5 7 (33.33%) TDD
6 6 (28.57%) Marketing
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (28.57%) BDD
7 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
7 5 (23.81%) Data Integration
7 5 (23.81%) Pentaho
7 5 (23.81%) Product Management
7 5 (23.81%) Scala
7 5 (23.81%) Backbone.js
7 5 (23.81%) Twitter
7 5 (23.81%) Node.js
7 5 (23.81%) Business Analytics
7 5 (23.81%) Ember.js
7 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
7 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Analytics also 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 that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Node.js
1 5 (23.81%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Hadoop
1 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
1 8 (38.10%) Big Data
2 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
3 5 (23.81%) Pentaho
4 3 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
General
1 6 (28.57%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Games
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Front Office
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Data Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Data Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Big Data Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Product Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Business Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Chief Technology Officer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Development Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
1 10 (47.62%) CSS
2 5 (23.81%) Backbone.js
2 5 (23.81%) Ember.js
2 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
2 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) J2SE
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Integration
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Grid Computing
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
3 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
4 7 (33.33%) ETL
4 7 (33.33%) OO
4 7 (33.33%) TDD
5 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (28.57%) BDD
6 5 (23.81%) Product Management
6 5 (23.81%) Business Analytics
6 5 (23.81%) Web Development
7 4 (19.05%) CRM
7 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
7 4 (19.05%) Web Analytics
8 3 (14.29%) Data Management
9 2 (9.52%) Process Management
9 2 (9.52%) CMMI
9 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (9.52%) RUP
10 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Scala
3 5 (23.81%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Twitter
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Dell
3 1 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com