Period
to 19 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Slough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 15 9
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +1
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 35 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 11.44% 6.64% 11.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 29.41% 21.35% 27.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 10 30
Slough median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +37.40%
10th Percentile £208 £324 £312
90th Percentile £538 £497 £470
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £15.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £11.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +73.91% -34.29% +1.63%

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 Slough with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 119 89 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 38.89% 31.12% 42.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 59 80
Slough median daily rate £400 £375 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -0.66% +0.67%
10th Percentile £127 £228 £250
90th Percentile £538 £525 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Slough median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -8.45%
10th Percentile £17.25 £13.73 £11.70
90th Percentile £17.75 £17.50 £20.11
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +60.00% -28.57% -5.41%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Slough

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Slough

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Slough over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Slough

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Slough region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 21 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (31.43%) Linux
3 9 (25.71%) PHP
3 9 (25.71%) Python
3 9 (25.71%) Finance
3 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
4 8 (22.86%) Degree
4 8 (22.86%) Project Management
4 8 (22.86%) Java
5 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (17.14%) Performance Optimisation
6 6 (17.14%) Private Cloud
6 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
6 6 (17.14%) C
7 5 (14.29%) SQL
7 5 (14.29%) SLA
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco
7 5 (14.29%) Huawei
7 5 (14.29%) Mandarin Language
7 5 (14.29%) Product Management
7 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
7 5 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 5 (14.29%) Alibaba
8 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
8 4 (11.43%) Analytics
8 4 (11.43%) Big Data
8 4 (11.43%) Firewall
8 4 (11.43%) Legal

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 3 (8.57%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.71%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Magento
1 3 (8.57%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
1 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.57%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) SSH
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 4 (11.43%) Big Data
3 3 (8.57%) Apache Hive
3 3 (8.57%) Flink
3 3 (8.57%) MySQL
4 2 (5.71%) Base SAS
4 2 (5.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.86%) HBase
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Mandarin Language
3 4 (11.43%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Analytics Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Magento Developer
3 3 (8.57%) PHP Developer
3 3 (8.57%) PHP Magento Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Product Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Backend Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Capability Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Designer
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) SAS Developer
5 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) LAMP
1 3 (8.57%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (8.57%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (2.86%) Angular 2
2 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.86%) J2EE
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
3 6 (17.14%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (22.86%) Project Management
3 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (17.14%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 5 (14.29%) Product Management
6 4 (11.43%) Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) PLM
6 4 (11.43%) Validation
7 3 (8.57%) Data Analytics
7 3 (8.57%) Data Ingestion
7 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.57%) ERP
7 3 (8.57%) ETL
7 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (8.57%) OOP
7 3 (8.57%) Open Source
7 3 (8.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) PHP
1 9 (25.71%) Python
2 8 (22.86%) Java
3 6 (17.14%) C
4 5 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) ES6
6 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) APMP
2 2 (5.71%) CIPD
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
3 3 (8.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
1 1 (2.86%) KVM
1 1 (2.86%) vCloud
1 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.86%) HP ALM
1 1 (2.86%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Alibaba
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco
1 5 (14.29%) Huawei
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Ariba
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) Siebel
3 1 (2.86%) Tableau
3 1 (2.86%) VMware