The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytics
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 35 17 42
Rank change year-on-year -18 +25  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 6 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.14% 7.17% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 8.72% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 3
Median daily rate £475 £550 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.63% +76.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £25.31 £31.70
% change year-on-year -31.83% -20.17%  

Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 219 195 319
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 78.21% 82.28% 86.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 155 234
Median daily rate £475 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £140 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 11
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.14% +47.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Oxford

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytics in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Oxford

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Oxford over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Oxford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) Front Office
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) Boomi
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (23.53%) RESTful
4 4 (23.53%) ETL
4 4 (23.53%) FTP
4 4 (23.53%) Dell
5 3 (17.65%) SAP BW
5 3 (17.65%) Publishing
5 3 (17.65%) SAP
5 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
5 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) JIRA
6 2 (11.76%) Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) Confluence
6 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation

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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 2 (11.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Boomi
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) FTP
2 1 (5.88%) BGP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (17.65%) SAP BW
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data
5 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.88%) MS Access
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Front Office
3 3 (17.65%) Publishing
4 2 (11.76%) Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Database Developer
3 4 (23.53%) ETL Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) SAP Architect
4 3 (17.65%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Coach
6 1 (5.88%) Dashboard Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Excel Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Semantic Web
2 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) ETL
1 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
2 3 (17.65%) Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (11.76%) SDLC
3 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Content Enrichment
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Tag Management
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Dell
2 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Ensighten
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto