Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 19 33
Rank change year-on-year +6 +14 +6
Contract jobs citing Analytics 24 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 7.21% 5.46% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.79% 6.99% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 8
Slough median daily rate £475 £375 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -20.26% +147.50%
10th Percentile £344 £314 £355
90th Percentile £880 £443 £650
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £438 £440
% change year-on-year +5.71% -0.57% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £15.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -4.17% +83.58% +35.24%

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 273 229 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 81.98% 78.16% 79.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 156 162
Slough median daily rate £405 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +8.11% +7.25%
10th Percentile £212 £241 £251
90th Percentile £550 £550 £487
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 10
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +14.29% -32.88%
10th Percentile £17.80 £13.15 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.80 £16.73 £38.90
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +38.71% -11.43% -27.45%

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 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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 16 (66.67%) Big Data
1 16 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 16 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 15 (62.50%) Hadoop
3 13 (54.17%) Big Data Analytics
3 13 (54.17%) Internet
3 13 (54.17%) Firewall
4 12 (50.00%) Legal
4 12 (50.00%) SSH
4 12 (50.00%) ETL
4 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (50.00%) Python
4 12 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (50.00%) Web Development
4 12 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 12 (50.00%) Open Source
4 12 (50.00%) Network Architecture
4 12 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 12 (50.00%) Spark Streaming
4 12 (50.00%) Flink
4 12 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
4 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) Power BI
8 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.67%) Deep Learning

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 16 (66.67%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Azure Data Factory
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
1 13 (54.17%) Internet
2 12 (50.00%) SSH
2 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) Big Data
2 15 (62.50%) Hadoop
3 12 (50.00%) Apache Hive
3 12 (50.00%) Flink
4 5 (20.83%) Power BI
5 3 (12.50%) Cosmos DB
5 3 (12.50%) Data Lake
5 3 (12.50%) HDInsight
5 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (50.00%) Legal
2 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analytics Developer
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Big Data Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Big Data Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Data Analytics Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Data Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Azure Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Analytics Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics Officer
6 2 (8.33%) Head of Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Head of Data Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Power BI Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Spark Streaming
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 13 (54.17%) Big Data Analytics
3 12 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
3 12 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 12 (50.00%) ETL
3 12 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 12 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 12 (50.00%) Open Source
3 12 (50.00%) Web Development
4 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) Deep Learning
5 4 (16.67%) Machine Learning
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) Data Mapping
6 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (12.50%) Use Case
7 2 (8.33%) Data Governance
7 2 (8.33%) Information Governance
8 1 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Python
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GDPR
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft