Period
to 16 December 2017

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 2017 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 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 80 30
Rank change year-on-year +1 -50 0
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 29 32 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.40% 2.53% 6.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.70% 10.53% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 60
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £275 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -47.12% +43.45%
10th Percentile £143 £146 £187
90th Percentile £410 £436 £522
South East median daily rate £415 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +7.10% +0.65% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 7
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £16.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.07% -26.32%
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £14.58
% change year-on-year -12.20% +40.65% -20.70%

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 299 304 399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.73% 24.05% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 194 298
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £196 £150 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £528
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 26
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £16.80 £16.25 £15.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.38% +3.93% -3.78%
10th Percentile £10.00 £12.00 £10.63
90th Percentile £58.75 £37.25 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £23.14 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +10.19% +7.69% +14.71%

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 2017.

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 2017. 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 -1 15 £383 +155.00% 6
Kidlington 0 8 £375 +109.79%
Abingdon - 1 £350 - 7
Banbury - 1 £425 -
Carterton - 1 £425 -
Analytical Skills
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 17 (58.62%) Office 365
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 14 (48.28%) Windows
4 13 (44.83%) ITIL
5 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
5 9 (31.03%) Migration
6 8 (27.59%) Change Management
6 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (27.59%) Replication
6 8 (27.59%) VMware
6 8 (27.59%) LDAP
6 8 (27.59%) DHCP
6 8 (27.59%) Kerberos
6 8 (27.59%) DNS
6 8 (27.59%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (27.59%) SCCM
6 8 (27.59%) SCOM
6 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
6 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
7 7 (24.14%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
8 6 (20.69%) Web Services
8 6 (20.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (20.69%) McAfee
8 6 (20.69%) Clustering
8 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS

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 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (58.62%) Office 365
2 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) DHCP
1 8 (27.59%) DNS
1 8 (27.59%) Kerberos
1 8 (27.59%) LDAP
1 8 (27.59%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (6.90%) Intranet
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Law
2 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Exchange Engineer
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (13.79%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Consultant
2 4 (13.79%) IT Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) IT Support
2 4 (13.79%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Support
2 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) PowerShell Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Replication
2 6 (20.69%) Clustering
3 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.34%) User Experience
5 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
4 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
2 9 (31.03%) Migration
3 8 (27.59%) Change Management
3 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (24.14%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
5 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.24%) SDLC
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Project Management
7 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) Service Management
8 3 (10.34%) BCP
8 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.34%) ITSM
8 3 (10.34%) Release Management
8 3 (10.34%) Security Monitoring
8 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) APMP
4 1 (3.45%) CIPD
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.45%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
1 8 (27.59%) SCOM
2 6 (20.69%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (20.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) McAfee
4 3 (10.34%) Apple
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Forcepoint
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Lumension