Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 17 21
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 55 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 16.47% 5.51% 6.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 49.11% 16.13% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 8 5
Slough median daily rate £388 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -3.57% +0.72%
10th Percentile £225 £256 £294
90th Percentile £550 £588 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £390 £381
% change year-on-year +8.97% +2.30% -2.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £37.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +46.67% -50.00% -2.04%

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 112 93 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 33.53% 34.19% 25.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 60 39
Slough median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £225 £252 £220
90th Percentile £550 £543 £495
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Slough median hourly rate £17.50 - £26.25
10th Percentile £17.25 - £16.68
90th Percentile £17.75 - £36.43
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £12.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year +37.50% -39.43% +9.31%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019, 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 35 (63.64%) Analytics
2 24 (43.64%) Legal
3 23 (41.82%) Data Analytics
3 23 (41.82%) SQL
4 22 (40.00%) Firewall
4 22 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 22 (40.00%) Open Source
5 21 (38.18%) Network Architecture
5 21 (38.18%) Apache Hive
5 21 (38.18%) Big Data
5 21 (38.18%) Big Data Analytics
5 21 (38.18%) SSH
5 21 (38.18%) Web Development
5 21 (38.18%) Data Protection
5 21 (38.18%) Internet
5 21 (38.18%) Python
5 21 (38.18%) ETL
5 21 (38.18%) TCP/IP
5 21 (38.18%) Apache Spark
5 21 (38.18%) Kalman Filter
5 21 (38.18%) Spark Streaming
5 21 (38.18%) Flink
5 21 (38.18%) Data Ingestion
6 18 (32.73%) User Experience
7 12 (21.82%) B2B
7 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
7 12 (21.82%) Adobe
7 12 (21.82%) Visualisation
7 12 (21.82%) Data Visualisation
7 12 (21.82%) Graphic Design

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 21 (38.18%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.64%) Confluence
4 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) InVision
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.00%) Firewall
2 21 (38.18%) Internet
2 21 (38.18%) SSH
2 21 (38.18%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.27%) WAN
4 3 (5.45%) LAN
4 3 (5.45%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (3.64%) 2G
5 2 (3.64%) 3G
5 2 (3.64%) 4G
5 2 (3.64%) 5G
5 2 (3.64%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.82%) GGSN
6 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.82%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 21 (38.18%) Apache Hive
2 21 (38.18%) Big Data
2 21 (38.18%) Flink
3 1 (1.82%) DTS
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
General
1 24 (43.64%) Legal
2 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
3 7 (12.73%) Finance
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Billing
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Analytics Developer
1 17 (30.91%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Big Data Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Designer
3 14 (25.45%) Software Developer
4 8 (14.55%) UI Designer
5 6 (10.91%) Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Big Data Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Big Data Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Data Analytics Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Data Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Digital Business Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) RAN Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) Spark Streaming
2 12 (21.82%) Vue.js
3 3 (5.45%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) User Experience
2 12 (21.82%) Analytical Mindset
2 12 (21.82%) Graphic Design
3 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.82%) PMI
6 1 (1.82%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.82%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Unix
3 1 (1.82%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (63.64%) Analytics
2 23 (41.82%) Data Analytics
3 22 (40.00%) Open Source
4 21 (38.18%) Big Data Analytics
4 21 (38.18%) Data Ingestion
4 21 (38.18%) Data Protection
4 21 (38.18%) ETL
4 21 (38.18%) Kalman Filter
4 21 (38.18%) Network Architecture
4 21 (38.18%) Web Development
5 12 (21.82%) B2B
5 12 (21.82%) Data Visualisation
5 12 (21.82%) Infographics
5 12 (21.82%) Interaction Design
5 12 (21.82%) Prototyping
5 12 (21.82%) Typography
5 12 (21.82%) Visualisation
6 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
6 7 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) SQL
2 21 (38.18%) Python
3 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) CCDP
1 1 (1.82%) CCIE
1 1 (1.82%) CCNP
1 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Adobe
2 7 (12.73%) ServiceNow
3 5 (9.09%) VMware
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle
4 4 (7.27%) Tableau
5 3 (5.45%) CyberArk
5 3 (5.45%) ForgeRock
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.45%) Okta
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco
6 2 (3.64%) Huawei
7 1 (1.82%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.82%) BMC
7 1 (1.82%) CA
7 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.82%) Citrix
7 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com