The table below looks at the statistics for KDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing KDB 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.37% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
KDB
Oxfordshire

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
73 61 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 25.09% 18.10% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 50 24
Median daily rate £390 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing KDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

KDB Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing KDB 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 KDB.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Front Office
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 5 (100.00%) SciPy
1 5 (100.00%) NumPy
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) Esper
1 5 (100.00%) Time Series Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Pyramid
1 5 (100.00%) Pandas
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Quantitative Trading
1 5 (100.00%) Data Acquisition

KDB
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Quantitative Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) Esper
1 5 (100.00%) NumPy
1 5 (100.00%) Pandas
1 5 (100.00%) Pyramid
1 5 (100.00%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Data Acquisition
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Quantitative Trading
1 5 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Time Series Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle