Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Analytical Skills
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 80 80
Rank change year-on-year +28 0 -50
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 37 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.40% 2.40% 2.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.67% 10.21% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 15
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +36.36% -47.12%
10th Percentile £161 £143 £146
90th Percentile £700 £410 £436
South East median daily rate £431 £415 £388
% change year-on-year +3.92% +7.10% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £16.25
10th Percentile £16.25 - £13.70
90th Percentile £18.75 - £16.60
South East median hourly rate £17.08 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -5.11% -12.20% +40.65%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 292 284 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 26.81% 23.49% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 208 187
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £225 £184 £150
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.80 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +12.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £13.10 £10.00 £11.55
90th Percentile £25.00 £58.75 £37.25
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £19.34 £21.00
% change year-on-year +3.41% -7.90% +14.41%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Oxfordshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Oxfordshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Oxfordshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Oxfordshire

Analytical Skills
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 Analytical Skills within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +24 16 £440 +15.03% 18
Wallingford - 6 - - 1
Kidlington -2 3 £425 +13.33% 1
Witney - 2 - - 1
Analytical Skills
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 17 (45.95%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (40.54%) Data Analysis
4 14 (37.84%) Degree
5 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (32.43%) Data Modelling
6 11 (29.73%) Data Management
7 10 (27.03%) QA
7 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (27.03%) Analytics
8 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
8 9 (24.32%) Migration
9 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
9 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
10 7 (18.92%) Windows
10 7 (18.92%) Python
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (18.92%) Marketing
10 7 (18.92%) Publishing
10 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning
10 7 (18.92%) Office 365
10 7 (18.92%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (16.22%) Data Science
11 6 (16.22%) Full Text Search
11 6 (16.22%) Geospatial Data
11 6 (16.22%) R
11 6 (16.22%) Cartography
11 6 (16.22%) Master Data Management
11 6 (16.22%) Multimedia
11 6 (16.22%) Biology

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring 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 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.41%) CMS
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.70%) Moodle
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Office 365
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.51%) Yammer
3 4 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (10.81%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Internet
2 3 (8.11%) SAN
2 3 (8.11%) VoIP
2 3 (8.11%) VPN
3 2 (5.41%) DHCP
3 2 (5.41%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) IPv4
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
2 6 (16.22%) Geospatial Data
2 6 (16.22%) GIS
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.70%) Big Data
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.70%) Power BI
6 1 (2.70%) PowerPivot
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (18.92%) Marketing
1 7 (18.92%) Publishing
2 6 (16.22%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) Data Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Junior
3 6 (16.22%) Junior Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Junior Data Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Digital Architect
5 4 (10.81%) PHP Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Excel Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Product Owner
6 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) IT Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Laravel
1 4 (10.81%) Symfony
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) Ajax
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) JSON
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (16.22%) Life Science
3 4 (10.81%) Public Cloud
4 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.41%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.70%) Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.70%) iPhone
6 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.70%) Replication
6 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (40.54%) Data Analysis
3 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) Data Modelling
4 11 (29.73%) Data Management
5 10 (27.03%) Analytics
6 9 (24.32%) Migration
7 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
8 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning
9 6 (16.22%) Biology
9 6 (16.22%) Cartography
9 6 (16.22%) Data Science
9 6 (16.22%) Full Text Search
9 6 (16.22%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (16.22%) Master Data Management
10 5 (13.51%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
10 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
10 5 (13.51%) Time Management
10 5 (13.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Python
2 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
2 6 (16.22%) R
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 5 (13.51%) PHP
4 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.41%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.41%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 2 (5.41%) Avaya
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco
3 2 (5.41%) Dell
3 2 (5.41%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (5.41%) Sophos
4 1 (2.70%) hybris
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com