The median contractor rate for a Data Analyst was £319 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 23 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.04% 1.89% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.60% 1.97% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £319 £193 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.36% -48.60%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year - +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £18.74
% change year-on-year +18.03% -18.60%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Slough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 125 152 251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 89.93% 95.60% 91.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 105 159
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £298 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -30.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 24 June 2017, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 2 (28.57%) Indirect Procurement
2 2 (28.57%) Scala
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
2 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (28.57%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Ariba
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) MapReduce
2 2 (28.57%) Tableau
2 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) Sisense
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Analytics
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
1 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Indirect Procurement
1 2 (28.57%) MapReduce
1 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Scala
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Actionable Recommendations
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Ariba
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Tableau
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk