Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 17 8
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9 +4
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 44 16 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 13.13% 5.44% 12.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 37.61% 15.53% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 8 24
Slough median daily rate £400 £338 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% -19.64% +34.40%
10th Percentile £189 £275 £306
90th Percentile £550 £403 £464
Berkshire median daily rate £401 £389 £400
% change year-on-year +3.22% -2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £37.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +43.33% -29.41% +60.38%

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 117 103 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 34.93% 35.03% 33.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 64 61
Slough median daily rate £395 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £122 £258 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £414 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.44% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Slough median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.83% +0.64%
10th Percentile £17.25 £17.50 £16.71
90th Percentile £17.75 £17.50 £35.14
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.61 £15.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -2.60% -18.92% -7.50%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 23 (52.27%) Analytics
2 20 (45.45%) Python
3 16 (36.36%) Firewall
3 16 (36.36%) Legal
4 15 (34.09%) SSH
4 15 (34.09%) SQL
4 15 (34.09%) ETL
4 15 (34.09%) TCP/IP
4 15 (34.09%) Internet
4 15 (34.09%) Data Analytics
4 15 (34.09%) Apache Hive
4 15 (34.09%) Big Data
4 15 (34.09%) Big Data Analytics
4 15 (34.09%) Kalman Filter
4 15 (34.09%) Apache Spark
4 15 (34.09%) Spark Streaming
4 15 (34.09%) Flink
4 15 (34.09%) Web Development
4 15 (34.09%) Data Protection
4 15 (34.09%) Hadoop
4 15 (34.09%) Open Source
4 15 (34.09%) Network Architecture
4 15 (34.09%) Data Ingestion
5 13 (29.55%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 10 (22.73%) User Experience
8 8 (18.18%) Vue.js
8 8 (18.18%) Typography
8 8 (18.18%) Infographics
8 8 (18.18%) Visualisation

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 15 (34.09%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) InVision
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) Firewall
2 15 (34.09%) Internet
2 15 (34.09%) SSH
2 15 (34.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.55%) 2G
3 2 (4.55%) 3G
3 2 (4.55%) 4G
3 2 (4.55%) 5G
3 2 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.27%) RFID
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) Apache Hive
1 15 (34.09%) Big Data
1 15 (34.09%) Flink
1 15 (34.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 16 (36.36%) Legal
2 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 5 (11.36%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Analytics Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Big Data Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Designer
5 8 (18.18%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) UI Designer
8 4 (9.09%) Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Big Data Software Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Data Analytics Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Data Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Data Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Oracle Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.55%) RAN Engineer
10 1 (2.27%) Siebel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) Spark Streaming
2 8 (18.18%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 10 (22.73%) User Experience
3 8 (18.18%) Analytical Mindset
3 8 (18.18%) Graphic Design
4 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
5 5 (11.36%) Private Cloud
5 5 (11.36%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Analytics
2 15 (34.09%) Big Data Analytics
2 15 (34.09%) Data Analytics
2 15 (34.09%) Data Ingestion
2 15 (34.09%) Data Protection
2 15 (34.09%) ETL
2 15 (34.09%) Kalman Filter
2 15 (34.09%) Network Architecture
2 15 (34.09%) Open Source
2 15 (34.09%) Web Development
3 13 (29.55%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (18.18%) B2B
4 8 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
4 8 (18.18%) Infographics
4 8 (18.18%) Interaction Design
4 8 (18.18%) Prototyping
4 8 (18.18%) Typography
4 8 (18.18%) Visualisation
5 7 (15.91%) Project Management
6 5 (11.36%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) Python
2 15 (34.09%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) C
4 5 (11.36%) Java
4 5 (11.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) CCDP
2 1 (2.27%) CCIE
2 1 (2.27%) CCNP
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Adobe
2 7 (15.91%) Huawei
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco
4 5 (11.36%) Alibaba
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) VMware
6 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.55%) Tableau
7 1 (2.27%) Ariba
7 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.27%) Siebel