The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
Berkshire / Slough
Rank - 22 27
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - 2.23% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.66% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £273 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.97 £17.50 £19.56
% change year-on-year +19.82% -10.54%  

Data Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 104 188 222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 74.29% 83.93% 76.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 105 118
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.22% -47.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Slough

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Slough

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis in Slough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Slough

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Top 19 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) SQL