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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Statistics 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.39% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.87% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £501 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.08% -22.36%
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
89 110 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 30.38% 30.99% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 72 27
Average daily rate £363 £445 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.53% +36.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 0
Average hourly rate £65.50 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+309.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistics across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 5 (55.56%) SAS
1 5 (55.56%) R
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) HPCC
2 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Avaya
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) SNMP
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Clearswift
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Semantic Web
3 3 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (33.33%) Network Management
3 3 (33.33%) Junos
3 3 (33.33%) MRTG
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (22.22%) Publishing
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) NHS

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Weka
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) Junos
1 3 (33.33%) MRTG
1 3 (33.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) HPCC
2 4 (44.44%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) Pentaho
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Data Scientist
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 3 (33.33%) Semantic Web
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
3 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) R
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Avaya
1 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Clearswift
1 3 (33.33%) Juniper