Period
to 24 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £115 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 25 39
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.54% 2.50% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.70% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Slough median daily rate £115 £319 £193
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -63.92% +65.37% -44.93%
10th Percentile £113 £200 £182
90th Percentile £374 £538 £205
Berkshire median daily rate £351 £385 £350
% change year-on-year -8.77% +10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £15.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £49.75 £15.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year +226.23% +8.93% -17.65%

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 259 259 359
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.84% 92.50% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 183 225
Slough median daily rate £400 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +11.33% +6.38%
10th Percentile £208 £235 £213
90th Percentile £538 £550 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +0.30% +3.44% +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 10
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £14.20 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -12.62% -8.45%
10th Percentile £15.10 £13.80 £10.48
90th Percentile £20.70 £22.30 £40.13
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% +3.45% -21.62%

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 24 June 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 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Economy
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) PLM
3 1 (14.29%) Siebel
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) SQL

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 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Economy
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Siebel