The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £110 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 28 April 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.

Data Analyst
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 36 40
Rank change year-on-year -27 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 2 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.34% 3.77% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 3.89% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 25
Median daily rate £110 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -73.33% -8.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -5.42% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.68 £14.00 £18.74
% change year-on-year +26.28% -25.27%  

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 582 566 711
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 97.49% 97.08% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 418 448
Median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -7.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 59
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -27.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Oxfordshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Oxfordshire

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Oxfordshire

Data 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 Data Analyst within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Thame - 1 - -
Data Analyst
South East

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Data 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 Data Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (42.86%) Data Lake
3 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Smart View
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Data Analyst Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Lake
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Smart View
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft