Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 24 34
Rank change year-on-year +19 +10 +4
Contract jobs citing Analytics 46 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 13.14% 3.44% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.14% 4.42% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 5 9
Slough median daily rate £388 £338 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -28.19% +88.00%
10th Percentile £225 £283 £282
90th Percentile £550 £468 £650
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £423
% change year-on-year - +6.51% +15.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.50 £33.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year +4.55% +68.28% +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 285 226 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 81.43% 77.66% 79.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 154 161
Slough median daily rate £400 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +17.24% +2.84%
10th Percentile £202 £266 £225
90th Percentile £559 £569 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 10
Slough median hourly rate £18.75 £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.93% +1.82% -42.11%
10th Percentile £13.09 £14.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.50 £16.80 £40.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% -41.67%

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 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Slough

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 30 (65.22%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (47.83%) Apache Spark
2 22 (47.83%) Big Data
2 22 (47.83%) Data Analytics
3 21 (45.65%) Internet
3 21 (45.65%) Firewall
3 21 (45.65%) Hadoop
4 19 (41.30%) Big Data Analytics
5 18 (39.13%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (39.13%) Spark Streaming
5 18 (39.13%) Flink
5 18 (39.13%) Data Ingestion
5 18 (39.13%) Data Protection
5 18 (39.13%) Open Source
5 18 (39.13%) Network Architecture
5 18 (39.13%) Apache Hive
5 18 (39.13%) SSH
5 18 (39.13%) Web Development
5 18 (39.13%) Legal
5 18 (39.13%) ETL
5 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
5 18 (39.13%) SQL
5 18 (39.13%) Python
6 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
7 12 (26.09%) B2B
7 12 (26.09%) Adobe
7 12 (26.09%) Graphic Design
7 12 (26.09%) Data Visualisation
7 12 (26.09%) Visualisation
7 12 (26.09%) User Experience

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 22 (47.83%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Azure Data Factory
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) Firewall
1 21 (45.65%) Internet
2 18 (39.13%) SSH
2 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.87%) DNS
4 1 (2.17%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) Big Data
2 21 (45.65%) Hadoop
3 18 (39.13%) Apache Hive
3 18 (39.13%) Flink
4 5 (10.87%) Power BI
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.52%) Cosmos DB
5 3 (6.52%) Data Lake
5 3 (6.52%) HDInsight
5 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (39.13%) Legal
2 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analytics Developer
1 15 (32.61%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Big Data Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Designer
4 11 (23.91%) Software Developer
5 8 (17.39%) UI Designer
6 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Big Data Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Big Data Software Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Data Analytics Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Data Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Azure Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Online Project Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Security Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Security Project Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) Spark Streaming
2 12 (26.09%) Vue.js
3 3 (6.52%) .NET
3 3 (6.52%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 30 (65.22%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (26.09%) Analytical Mindset
2 12 (26.09%) Graphic Design
2 12 (26.09%) User Experience
3 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Data Analytics
2 19 (41.30%) Big Data Analytics
3 18 (39.13%) Data Ingestion
3 18 (39.13%) Data Protection
3 18 (39.13%) ETL
3 18 (39.13%) Kalman Filter
3 18 (39.13%) Network Architecture
3 18 (39.13%) Open Source
3 18 (39.13%) Web Development
4 12 (26.09%) B2B
4 12 (26.09%) Data Visualisation
4 12 (26.09%) Infographics
4 12 (26.09%) Interaction Design
4 12 (26.09%) Prototyping
4 12 (26.09%) Typography
4 12 (26.09%) Visualisation
5 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.70%) Deep Learning
6 4 (8.70%) Machine Learning
6 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) Python
1 18 (39.13%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.17%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) GDPR
2 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Adobe
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft