The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 36 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 8 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.70% 2.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 3.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Median daily rate £425 £423 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.80 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.80 £21.74 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-36.50% -23.73%
Data Analysis
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
231 269 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 78.04% 79.82% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 224 98
Median daily rate £425 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +188.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the Oxford region.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 8 (40.00%) SAS
1 8 (40.00%) R
1 8 (40.00%) Analytics
1 8 (40.00%) HPCC
2 6 (30.00%) C++
2 6 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) Big Data
2 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Perl
3 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) MS Office
4 4 (20.00%) Weka
4 4 (20.00%) Pentaho
4 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 4 (20.00%) GridGain
5 3 (15.00%) Anomaly Detection
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) User Stories
5 3 (15.00%) Open Source

Data Analysis
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 (40.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
1 4 (20.00%) Weka
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) HPCC
2 6 (30.00%) Big Data
3 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (20.00%) Pentaho
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Data Scientist
3 4 (20.00%) Big Data Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Data Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Assistant Buyer
5 2 (10.00%) Buyer
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) OBIEE Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) OBIEE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Procurement Assistant
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Communications Officer
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) CSS3
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (20.00%) MapReduce
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Anomaly Detection
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) Data Analytics
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
4 3 (15.00%) Open Source
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 3 (15.00%) UML
4 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) User Stories
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) RAD
5 2 (10.00%) Release Management
5 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) R
2 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (30.00%) C++
2 6 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) GridGain
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (5.00%) Talend