The first table below looks at the demand for Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxford region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 29 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.47% 1.93% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 2.68% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£305 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 149 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 63.55% 71.98% 72.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 100 121
Average daily rate £350 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £17.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -4.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.45 £13.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Data Analysis
Oxfordshire

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Alterian
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) FastStats
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
1 1 (50.00%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) NHS Information Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Alterian