The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 6 5 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 78 87 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.34% 17.19% 25.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.69% 17.90% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 69 92
Median daily rate £350 £300 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -18.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £500 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 30
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.76% +32.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £15.50 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 531 486 645
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 97.61% 96.05% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 377 396
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 57
Median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Oxfordshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Oxfordshire

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Oxfordshire

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Oxfordshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -3 38 £300 +14.28% 9
Kidlington -4 3 £145 -67.77% 4
Abingdon -10 1 £410 - 4
Thame - 1 - -
Witney - 1 £263 - 2
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 50 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 31 (18.24%) Finance
3 31 (18.24%) Business Analysis
4 27 (15.88%) Windows
5 26 (15.29%) ITIL
6 22 (12.94%) Publishing
7 20 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (11.18%) MS Office
9 18 (10.59%) User Stories
9 18 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (10.00%) SQL
11 16 (9.41%) PMO
12 15 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (8.82%) Migration
13 14 (8.24%) Scrum
13 14 (8.24%) Active Directory
13 14 (8.24%) QA
13 14 (8.24%) BPMN
14 13 (7.65%) Windows 7
14 13 (7.65%) Degree
15 12 (7.06%) Incident Management
15 12 (7.06%) Data Analysis
16 11 (6.47%) Process Improvement
17 10 (5.88%) SDLC
17 10 (5.88%) Oracle
17 10 (5.88%) JIRA
18 9 (5.29%) ERP
18 9 (5.29%) Project Management
18 9 (5.29%) Confluence

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 9 (5.29%) Confluence
2 3 (1.76%) WordPress
3 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.59%) JBoss
4 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.59%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.59%) SugarCRM
4 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (11.18%) MS Office
2 6 (3.53%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.76%) MS Project
4 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.35%) Infor CloudSuite
2 4 (2.35%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 3 (1.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (1.18%) CA PPM
4 2 (1.18%) Infor CRM
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.59%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.59%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.53%) Office 365
2 2 (1.18%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.53%) Internet
2 3 (1.76%) DNS
2 3 (1.76%) Firewall
3 2 (1.18%) LAN
3 2 (1.18%) LDAP
3 2 (1.18%) Network Security
3 2 (1.18%) WAN
4 1 (0.59%) BGP
4 1 (0.59%) DHCP
4 1 (0.59%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.59%) OSPF
4 1 (0.59%) Skype
4 1 (0.59%) SMTP
4 1 (0.59%) SSL
4 1 (0.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (2.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.76%) Data Lake
2 3 (1.76%) Hadoop
2 3 (1.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.18%) Big Data
3 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.59%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.59%) MS Access
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Smart View
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.88%) JIRA
2 8 (4.71%) Selenium
3 5 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.76%) FitNesse
4 3 (1.76%) JBehave
5 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.18%) Subversion
6 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (18.24%) Finance
2 22 (12.94%) Publishing
3 3 (1.76%) Banking
4 2 (1.18%) Back Office
4 2 (1.18%) Marketing
4 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.59%) Advertising
5 1 (0.59%) Front Office
5 1 (0.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.94%) OAuth
2 3 (1.76%) Behat
2 3 (1.76%) HTML
2 3 (1.76%) Web Services
3 2 (1.18%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.59%) .NET
4 1 (0.59%) Flash
4 1 (0.59%) Mason
4 1 (0.59%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.59%) XML
4 1 (0.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.53%) User Experience
3 3 (1.76%) CMDB
3 3 (1.76%) Handset
3 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.76%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.18%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.18%) Photography
4 2 (1.18%) Semantic Web
4 2 (1.18%) Social Media
5 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.59%) New Media
5 1 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.88%) Windows
2 13 (7.65%) Windows 7
3 8 (4.71%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.76%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.76%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.76%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.59%) Android
6 1 (0.59%) Linux
6 1 (0.59%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.24%) Business Analysis
3 26 (15.29%) ITIL
4 20 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (10.59%) User Stories
6 15 (8.82%) Migration
7 14 (8.24%) BPMN
7 14 (8.24%) Scrum
8 12 (7.06%) Data Analysis
8 12 (7.06%) Incident Management
9 11 (6.47%) Process Improvement
10 10 (5.88%) SDLC
11 9 (5.29%) ERP
11 9 (5.29%) Project Management
12 8 (4.71%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (4.71%) Waterfall
13 7 (4.12%) Change Control
13 7 (4.12%) Data Migration
13 7 (4.12%) Kanban
13 7 (4.12%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.00%) SQL
2 7 (4.12%) Java
3 3 (1.76%) PHP
3 3 (1.76%) Ruby
4 1 (0.59%) C
4 1 (0.59%) C#
4 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (7.65%) Degree
3 8 (4.71%) ISEB
4 5 (2.94%) MCP
5 4 (2.35%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.35%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.76%) CISA
6 3 (1.76%) CISM
6 3 (1.76%) CISSP
7 2 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.18%) CCNA
7 2 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.18%) IIBA
7 2 (1.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.59%) CBAP
8 1 (0.59%) CCNP
8 1 (0.59%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.41%) PMO
2 14 (8.24%) QA
3 5 (2.94%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.94%) GDPR
4 4 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (2.35%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.76%) SLA
6 2 (1.18%) HIPAA
6 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (8.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.18%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.59%) SCCM
2 1 (0.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.88%) Oracle
3 8 (4.71%) Remedy
3 8 (4.71%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (4.12%) BMC
4 7 (4.12%) SAP
5 4 (2.35%) Infor
6 3 (1.76%) Cisco
6 3 (1.76%) New Relic
7 2 (1.18%) Brocade
7 2 (1.18%) Juniper
7 2 (1.18%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.59%) Apple
8 1 (0.59%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.59%) Dell
8 1 (0.59%) Ensighten
8 1 (0.59%) F5
8 1 (0.59%) Google
8 1 (0.59%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.59%) Meraki
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