Data Analytics Recruitment

Ashdown specialise in connecting top-tier data, insights, and analytics professionals with forward-thinking organisations that understand the transformative power of data.

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Data Recruitment Solutions

Our mission is to bridge the gap between exceptional talent and leading companies, ensuring that businesses are equipped with the expertise they need to thrive and compete more effectively through data.

Whether you're looking to fill a critical role in data science, business intelligence, data engineering, or any other analytics-related position, our dedicated recruitment team is here to help.

With 25 years of industry experience, a deep understanding of the data industry, and an extensive network of qualified candidates, Ashdown is uniquely positioned to meet your data focused recruitment needs.

Data Consultant Recruitment

Need temporary Data skills? Want the flexibility or skill set a Data consultant can offer? Ashdown have an extensive network of contractors and consultants with the experience, knowledge and flexibility required for your project.

Ashdown will promote your data role within our exclusive network of highly skilled data analytics professionals. We ensure a precise match by aligning industry sectors, project delivery experience, and specialised analytics skills with certified talent. Additionally, we provide guidance and assistance with IR35 regulations and compliance.

Considering a career in data analytics contracting? Starting out as a contractor can be daunting. Our guide can help you on your contracting journey.

We build strong working relationships with our clients and consultants, and are able to make a great match, helping to keep your Data projects on track.

Every Data contractor is screened, vetted and interviewed prior to placement, ensuring we meet the high standards expected of our clients. We work hard to become, and remain, your agency of choice.

Executive Search

The Ashdown Group Executive Search team excels in identifying and recruiting high-caliber data leaders for C-suite and Director-level positions.

Our team comprises seasoned professionals with extensive experience at the board level, having collaborated with hundreds of organisations across the public and private sectors, including government bodies, FTSE companies, and global corporations.

Our exclusive, private network of data executives trust us to find placements that precisely match their unique areas of expertise. We have cultivated a strong reputation within the data sector, establishing enduring relationships with board-level executives.

Our proven approach solidifies our standing as a trusted partner. We assist companies in building exceptional data leadership teams that drive profitability and secure long-term competitive advantage. Contact us in confidence to discuss your next executive hire.

Why partner with Ashdown?

Our greatest asset is our dedicated recruitment team. In the highly competitive data industry, our consultants consistently add value to each recruitment campaign by collaborating closely with you. Our team adapts to your specific needs, offering deep industry knowledge, expertise, and current insights into IT trends and salary benchmarks to ensure a seamless hiring process.

The extensive reach of our network has led to significant success for our clients, with 85% of our roles coming from returning employers, many of whom register jobs exclusively with our data recruitment agency. Our Head Office is in London, supported by remote data recruiters throughout the UK.

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Industry Leading Value

Our data recruitment offers transparent and fair fees, charging 15% of the basic salary for each job vacancy when acting as the sole agency, all while maintaining the highest quality service. Over 85% of our business comes from returning clients, many of whom rely on us exclusively for their data recruitment. As market leaders in the data recruitment industry, we are proud to be one of the highest-rated agencies in the UK.

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Technical Expertise

Leading the data recruitment industry for over two decades, we pride ourselves on accurately identifying requirements and precisely matching skills and experience to the data roles you need to fill. Whether you seek expertise in a specific technology, candidates for permanent positions, or contract consultants to complete a project, our tailored recruitment solutions deliver exceptional results.

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Access to more Data Professionals

Your vacancy will be marketed to one of the largest private networks of data talent in the UK, many not available elsewhere. We have worked with thousands of permanent and contract data consultants, covering all technologies and specialisms. Our team are experts at finding the right candidates for you, and often succeed in placing roles where other recruiters have failed.

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Guaranteed Results

We want your data hire to be succcesful, which is why we make sure that they are a perfect fit for you, your team and your organisation. We want to continue working with you, so if, in the unlikely event that a candidate doesn’t work out within the first 3 months, we will conduct the entire hiring process again or offer a 100% rebate - guaranteed.

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I would highly recommend Ashdown Group for any IT hiring needs. In my experience, their recruiters have a good understanding of the job market at any given time and often provide valuable market insights I might not always be aware of. Excellent pre and post-hire communication. In general, profiles received from the recruiting teams are well matched to requirements.

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Fees and Rebates

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    We charge a 15% fee for your first vacancy and future IT vacancies provided we are given a 10 day head start over any other agencies.

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    It is rarely the case that we need to refund our placements but the security is there should you need it. If someone we place leaves your company within their first 13 weeks, will deliver the entire recruitment process again, without compromise in service level. If unsuccessful in finding a replacement, we will refund your fee in full.

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    FTC / Interim

    Covering maternity, long term sickness, a staff shortfall or secondments, our fees are aligned to our permanent fee structure on a prorated basis.

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    Working to your budget, we will quickly find you skilled IT contract professionals to deliver your project.

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