The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics 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
Statistics
Rank 31 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Statistics 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.06% 0.59% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.32% 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £550 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -28.88%
Statistics
Oxfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
95 118 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 32.65% 35.01% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 93 35
Median daily rate £375 £378 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +8.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £527 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £8.38 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.00 £15.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

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

1 10 (71.43%) C++
1 10 (71.43%) Java
1 10 (71.43%) Python
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Open Source
2 7 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (42.86%) HPCC
3 6 (42.86%) Data Acquisition
3 6 (42.86%) R
3 6 (42.86%) Analytics
3 6 (42.86%) Visualisation
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) Front Office
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) SAS
4 5 (35.71%) Perl
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) C
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) Refactoring
4 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) KDB
4 5 (35.71%) Maven
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
4 5 (35.71%) Hedge funds
4 5 (35.71%) SciPy

Statistics
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 6 (42.86%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Junos
1 1 (7.14%) MRTG
1 1 (7.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) HPCC
2 5 (35.71%) Big Data
2 5 (35.71%) KDB
2 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 2 (14.29%) Pentaho
3 2 (14.29%) QlikView
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Maven
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
1 6 (42.86%) Front Office
2 2 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Data Scientist
2 5 (35.71%) Quantitative Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Perl Developer
5 1 (7.14%) QlikView Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
1 5 (35.71%) Esper
1 5 (35.71%) NumPy
1 5 (35.71%) Pandas
1 5 (35.71%) Pyramid
1 5 (35.71%) SciPy
2 1 (7.14%) spray
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (42.86%) Visualisation
3 5 (35.71%) Hedge funds
4 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
4 3 (21.43%) Semantic Web
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
5 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Open Source
2 6 (42.86%) Analytics
2 6 (42.86%) Data Acquisition
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) Quantitative Trading
3 5 (35.71%) Refactoring
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Time Series Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Anomaly Detection
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) MapReduce
4 2 (14.29%) Probability Theory
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
5 1 (7.14%) Network Management
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C++
1 10 (71.43%) Java
1 10 (71.43%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) R
3 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
3 5 (35.71%) C
3 5 (35.71%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) VBA
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Clearswift
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper