The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Data Analysis
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 38 38
Rank change year-on-year -8 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 2 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.62% 2.62% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 3.29% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Median daily rate £506 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.11% +0.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £380 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £370
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £13.80 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.15 £21.00
% change year-on-year +23.67% -32.61%  

Data Analysis 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 272 243 288
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 84.74% 79.67% 84.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 180 236
Median daily rate £475 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.09% +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -41.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £13.80 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Oxford

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Oxford

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle TCA
2 2 (66.67%) Order to Cash
3 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Robotics
3 1 (33.33%) BPMN
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Data Analysis
Co-occurring 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle TCA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) ERP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Order to Cash
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) BPMN
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle