The table below looks at the statistics for the Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 32 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 12 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.51% 0.44% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 0.45% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 1
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£423 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.87% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
Data 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
329 222 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 96.20% 96.94% 97.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 107 123
Average daily rate £400 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £268 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 14
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title.

1 25 (64.10%) Data Analysis
2 24 (61.54%) SQL
3 18 (46.15%) Data Modelling
4 17 (43.59%) E-Commerce
5 15 (38.46%) Java
5 15 (38.46%) PL/SQL
5 15 (38.46%) Java EE
6 14 (35.90%) Business Analysis
7 11 (28.21%) Project Management
8 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
9 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
9 5 (12.82%) Publishing
9 5 (12.82%) VBA
9 5 (12.82%) Degree
9 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (12.82%) Migration
9 5 (12.82%) Data Management
9 5 (12.82%) Data Mapping
9 5 (12.82%) Master Data Management
9 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.26%) Data Integration
10 4 (10.26%) Data Validation
10 4 (10.26%) ETL
10 4 (10.26%) Validation
10 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
11 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (7.69%) ITIL
11 3 (7.69%) SQL Server

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
General
1 5 (12.82%) Publishing
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.56%) Semantic Web
3 1 (2.56%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Data Analysis
2 18 (46.15%) Data Modelling
3 17 (43.59%) E-Commerce
4 14 (35.90%) Business Analysis
5 11 (28.21%) Project Management
6 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
6 5 (12.82%) Migration
6 5 (12.82%) Data Management
6 5 (12.82%) Data Mapping
6 5 (12.82%) Master Data Management
7 4 (10.26%) Data Validation
7 4 (10.26%) Validation
7 4 (10.26%) ETL
8 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
10 1 (2.56%) Knowledge Management
10 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) Java
2 15 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 5 (12.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.56%) SAP