Period
to 18 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Data Analyst
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 29 34
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 19 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.48% 1.76% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% 1.86% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Slough median daily rate £363 £225 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.11% -35.71% +110.53%
10th Percentile £264 £205 £135
90th Percentile £423 £450 £434
Berkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year - +1.45% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £28.83 £12.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year +130.60% -51.46% +66.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Slough
Contract vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 321 269 280
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.51% 94.72% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 180 186
Slough median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -4.11%
10th Percentile £150 £213 £203
90th Percentile £550 £557 £506
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 13
Slough median hourly rate £16.25 £41.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.37% +115.79% +46.15%
10th Percentile £12.45 £18.63 £9.00
90th Percentile £20.00 £41.50 £41.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year +44.14% -7.50% -25.00%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings that featured Data Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Slough

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analyst in Slough

Data Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Slough over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analyst in Slough

Data Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analyst in Slough

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) Migration
2 15 (78.95%) Billing
3 14 (73.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (73.68%) Data Migration
3 14 (73.68%) Data Cleansing
3 14 (73.68%) Data Mapping
3 14 (73.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (73.68%) CSG Singleview
3 14 (73.68%) VBA
3 14 (73.68%) Oracle
3 14 (73.68%) Oracle Payables
3 14 (73.68%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Power BI
5 2 (10.53%) GDPR
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) MVNO
6 1 (5.26%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.26%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (5.26%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (5.26%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation

Data Analyst Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (73.68%) CSG Singleview
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle EBS R12
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle Payables
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Power BI
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) QlikView
General
1 15 (78.95%) Billing
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Migration
2 14 (73.68%) Data Cleansing
2 14 (73.68%) Data Mapping
2 14 (73.68%) Data Migration
2 14 (73.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (5.26%) Data Entry
5 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.26%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (5.26%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (5.26%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) GDPR
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP