Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the 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.

Analytics
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 20 28
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8 +11
Contract jobs citing Analytics 47 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 14.07% 4.41% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.79% 5.83% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 5 12
Slough median daily rate £388 £443 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.43% +53.25% +15.50%
10th Percentile £225 £364 £180
90th Percentile £550 £510 £650
Berkshire median daily rate £494 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -1.25% +25.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.00 £33.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.03% +106.25% +10.34%

Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 280 206 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 83.83% 75.74% 85.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 137 164
Slough median daily rate £400 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +17.24% -6.45%
10th Percentile £225 £300 £233
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 10
Slough median hourly rate £15.00 £41.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.41% +7.89% +117.14%
10th Percentile £12.27 £40.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.00 £41.50 £41.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% -19.44% -32.08%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Slough

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Slough

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Slough over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 35 (74.47%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (57.45%) Data Analytics
3 26 (55.32%) Internet
3 26 (55.32%) Firewall
4 21 (44.68%) Legal
4 21 (44.68%) ETL
4 21 (44.68%) TCP/IP
4 21 (44.68%) SQL
4 21 (44.68%) Python
4 21 (44.68%) SSH
4 21 (44.68%) Web Development
4 21 (44.68%) Data Protection
4 21 (44.68%) Hadoop
4 21 (44.68%) Open Source
4 21 (44.68%) Network Architecture
4 21 (44.68%) Apache Hive
4 21 (44.68%) Big Data
4 21 (44.68%) Big Data Analytics
4 21 (44.68%) Apache Spark
4 21 (44.68%) Kalman Filter
4 21 (44.68%) Spark Streaming
4 21 (44.68%) Flink
4 21 (44.68%) Data Ingestion
5 15 (31.91%) User Experience
6 12 (25.53%) Visualisation
6 12 (25.53%) Data Visualisation
6 12 (25.53%) Graphic Design
6 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
6 12 (25.53%) B2B
6 12 (25.53%) Adobe

Analytics
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 (44.68%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) InVision
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 26 (55.32%) Firewall
1 26 (55.32%) Internet
2 21 (44.68%) SSH
2 21 (44.68%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.89%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (44.68%) Apache Hive
1 21 (44.68%) Big Data
1 21 (44.68%) Flink
1 21 (44.68%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.26%) Power BI
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
General
1 21 (44.68%) Legal
2 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.51%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Analytics Developer
1 17 (36.17%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) Big Data Developer
3 14 (29.79%) Software Developer
4 13 (27.66%) Designer
5 8 (17.02%) UI Designer
6 7 (14.89%) Project Manager
7 5 (10.64%) Online Project Manager
7 5 (10.64%) Security Manager
7 5 (10.64%) Security Project Manager
8 4 (8.51%) Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Big Data Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Big Data Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Data Analytics Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Data Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Analytics Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Digital Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Digital Business Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Power BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) Spark Streaming
2 12 (25.53%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 35 (74.47%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (31.91%) User Experience
3 12 (25.53%) Analytical Mindset
3 12 (25.53%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Data Analytics
2 21 (44.68%) Big Data Analytics
2 21 (44.68%) Data Ingestion
2 21 (44.68%) Data Protection
2 21 (44.68%) ETL
2 21 (44.68%) Kalman Filter
2 21 (44.68%) Network Architecture
2 21 (44.68%) Open Source
2 21 (44.68%) Web Development
3 12 (25.53%) B2B
3 12 (25.53%) Data Visualisation
3 12 (25.53%) Infographics
3 12 (25.53%) Interaction Design
3 12 (25.53%) Prototyping
3 12 (25.53%) Typography
3 12 (25.53%) Visualisation
4 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
4 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.64%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) Python
1 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) GDPR
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Adobe
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft