Period
to 8 December 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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 5 27
Rank change year-on-year -13 +22 +6
Contract jobs citing Analytics 18 46 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 6.64% 13.18% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 16.08% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 38 3
Slough median daily rate £506 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.65% -18.42% +1.01%
10th Percentile £394 £225 £358
90th Percentile £738 £550 £518
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £48.00 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +41.18% +3.03% +56.73%

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 216 286 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 79.70% 81.95% 76.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 173 147
Slough median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £152 £225 £297
90th Percentile £550 £569 £564
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -60.37% +156.25%
10th Percentile £17.15 £12.45 £40.50
90th Percentile £36.50 £20.30 £41.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.00 £21.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +104.65% +48.28% -19.44%

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 8 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Slough

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 7 (38.89%) Finance
1 7 (38.89%) Data Analytics
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
4 4 (22.22%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 4 (22.22%) SAS
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 4 (22.22%) Tableau
4 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
5 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) Azure
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 3 (16.67%) PMI
5 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 2 (11.11%) QA
6 2 (11.11%) Banking
6 2 (11.11%) Data Management
6 2 (11.11%) Kanban

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 4 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Power Platform
3 1 (5.56%) AWS
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Power BI
2 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) HDInsight
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Data Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) SAS Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) SAS Data Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Data Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Tableau Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analytics Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Data Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) EDI
1 1 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) PMI
3 1 (5.56%) Industry 4.0
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) VMS
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Data Analytics
2 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 2 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Fintech
4 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) MicroStrategy
1 4 (22.22%) Tableau
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) SAP