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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 42 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing Analytics 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.53% 2.48% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 3.73% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £339
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +14.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-52.50% +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
314 161 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 83.07% 66.53% 77.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 106 105
Average daily rate £425 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £10.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% +58.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (50.00%) Big Data
4 5 (41.67%) Marketing
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) OO
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) CRM
5 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (33.33%) Apache
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) PHP
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Web Analytics
5 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) Retail
5 4 (33.33%) Games
5 4 (33.33%) Backbone.js

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (41.67%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Data Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Product Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Data Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Big Data Architect
3 4 (33.33%) AWS Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Chief Technology Officer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 4 (33.33%) Backbone.js
1 4 (33.33%) Ember.js
1 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Grid Computing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Product Management
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Process Management
5 1 (8.33%) CMMI
5 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (8.33%) RUP
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com