The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 92 95 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.40% 20.00% 16.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.16% 20.43% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 52 28
Average daily rate
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£330 £345 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £203 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £423 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 18
Average hourly rate £13.35 £13.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £25.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
536 465 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.54% 97.89% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 266 230
Average daily rate £340 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £195 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 54
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £35.00 £23.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -4 29 £330 +3.12% 20
Abingdon +2 12 - - 8
Banbury -3 11 £368 +5.00% 2
Kidlington 0 3 £400 +19.40%
Henley-on-Thames +5 2 £475 +22.58% 2
Bicester - - - - 1
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 1
Analyst
South East

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 45 (22.96%) Business Analysis
2 44 (22.45%) Windows
3 40 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 34 (17.35%) Microsoft
6 27 (13.78%) Finance
7 23 (11.73%) Windows 7
8 22 (11.22%) Active Directory
9 20 (10.20%) ITIL
10 16 (8.16%) Migration
10 16 (8.16%) CRM
11 15 (7.65%) MS Excel
12 14 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (7.14%) MS Office
12 14 (7.14%) Publishing
13 11 (5.61%) Project Management
13 11 (5.61%) Change Management
13 11 (5.61%) SQL Server
13 11 (5.61%) Test Scripting
14 10 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (5.10%) SAP
14 10 (5.10%) C#
14 10 (5.10%) .NET
14 10 (5.10%) VoIP
14 10 (5.10%) Windows XP
15 9 (4.59%) WAN
15 9 (4.59%) Retail
15 9 (4.59%) Manufacturing
15 9 (4.59%) QA
15 9 (4.59%) Marketing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.06%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.53%) CMS
5 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.02%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.02%) SAS
5 2 (1.02%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.02%) IIS
5 2 (1.02%) Escenic
5 2 (1.02%) Lync
5 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.02%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.51%) Drupal
6 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.51%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 15 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.14%) MS Office
3 5 (2.55%) MS Project
4 4 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.02%) FastStats
5 2 (1.02%) SPSS
6 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.55%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.02%) Academy Housing
3 2 (1.02%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.51%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.53%) Office 365
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.10%) VoIP
2 9 (4.59%) WAN
3 6 (3.06%) LAN
4 3 (1.53%) DNS
4 3 (1.53%) Intranet
4 3 (1.53%) DHCP
4 3 (1.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.02%) VPN
5 2 (1.02%) 3G
5 2 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.02%) Wireless
5 2 (1.02%) 4G
6 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.02%) MS Access
5 2 (1.02%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.02%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.02%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.02%) Big Data
5 2 (1.02%) MySQL
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.51%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Selenium
2 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.51%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.51%) ERwin
2 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 27 (13.78%) Finance
2 14 (7.14%) Publishing
3 9 (4.59%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.59%) Retail
3 9 (4.59%) Marketing
4 7 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.06%) Electronics
6 4 (2.04%) Banking
7 3 (1.53%) Local Government
8 2 (1.02%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.02%) Billing
8 2 (1.02%) Advertising
9 1 (0.51%) Front Office
9 1 (0.51%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.10%) .NET
2 6 (3.06%) OAuth
3 3 (1.53%) CSS
4 2 (1.02%) Struts
4 2 (1.02%) HTML5
4 2 (1.02%) CSS3
4 2 (1.02%) J2EE
4 2 (1.02%) HTML
4 2 (1.02%) EJB
4 2 (1.02%) XML
4 2 (1.02%) Java RMI
4 2 (1.02%) LAMP
4 2 (1.02%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.02%) Spring
4 2 (1.02%) JSF
4 2 (1.02%) Ajax
4 2 (1.02%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (1.02%) jQuery
5 1 (0.51%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.06%) DTV
2 6 (3.06%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.55%) NHS
4 4 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.04%) iPhone
5 3 (1.53%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.02%) iPad
6 2 (1.02%) EPoS
7 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.51%) User Experience
7 1 (0.51%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 44 (22.45%) Windows
2 23 (11.73%) Windows 7
3 10 (5.10%) Windows XP
4 6 (3.06%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.53%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.02%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.02%) Linux
8 2 (1.02%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.51%) UNIX
9 1 (0.51%) Android
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (22.96%) Business Analysis
2 40 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (10.20%) ITIL
5 16 (8.16%) CRM
5 16 (8.16%) Migration
6 14 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (5.61%) Project Management
7 11 (5.61%) Change Management
7 11 (5.61%) Test Scripting
8 10 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (4.59%) Test Planning
10 8 (4.08%) Business Process Mapping
11 7 (3.57%) E-Commerce
12 6 (3.06%) PRINCE2
12 6 (3.06%) Service Management
12 6 (3.06%) Programme Management
12 6 (3.06%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (3.06%) Test Management
13 5 (2.55%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.10%) C#
2 7 (3.57%) SQL
2 7 (3.57%) C
3 3 (1.53%) Java
3 3 (1.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.02%) VB
4 2 (1.02%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (4.08%) ISEB
1 8 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (3.06%) CCNA
3 5 (2.55%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.04%) Degree
4 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.04%) APMG
5 2 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.51%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.59%) QA
2 8 (4.08%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (11.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.06%) SCCM
2 5 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.02%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 34 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.10%) SAP
3 5 (2.55%) Cisco
4 4 (2.04%) Oracle
5 3 (1.53%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (1.53%) JBoss
5 3 (1.53%) HP
5 3 (1.53%) Apple
5 3 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.53%) Remedy
5 3 (1.53%) Charles River
5 3 (1.53%) Northgate
6 2 (1.02%) Capita
6 2 (1.02%) Hummingbird
6 2 (1.02%) Alterian
6 2 (1.02%) IBM
6 2 (1.02%) Avaya
6 2 (1.02%) Cognos
7 1 (0.51%) Dell
7 1 (0.51%) Nortel
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Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Rate: on application
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: benefits`
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £490 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays London City Projects
Rate: £250.00 - £305.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £140 - £175 per day
Posted: 19 days ago