The table below looks at the statistics for Competitive Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Competitive Intelligence over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Competitive Intelligence
Rank 171 184 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Competitive Intelligence 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.022% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.026% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £363 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Competitive Intelligence
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2995 3915 4737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.55% 84.34% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2390 3117 3565
Median daily rate £475 £474 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% +5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 52
Median hourly rate £19.92 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Competitive Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Competitive Intelligence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Competitive Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Competitive Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Competitive Intelligence across the City of London region.

Competitive Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Competitive Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Competitive Intelligence 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 City of London region with a requirement for Competitive Intelligence.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) JSON

Competitive Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) GitLab
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Axis
1 2 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 2 (100.00%) Guice
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Kafka
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle