The table below looks at the statistics for Market Research 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 Market Research over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Research
Rank 155 - 204
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Market Research 12 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% - 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Median daily rate £456 - £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £485
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -19.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 - -
Market Research
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
2769 2898 4643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.99% 84.07% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2193 2324 3635
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £308 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 50
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Market Research
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Market Research Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Market Research
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 Market Research across the City of London region.

Market Research Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Market Research
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Market Research across the City of London region.

Market Research Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Market Research 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 Market Research.

1 6 (42.86%) Marketing
1 6 (42.86%) Facebook
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 5 (35.71%) Product Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Chatbot
2 5 (35.71%) Contract Management
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) PLM
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Service Design
3 4 (28.57%) User Experience
4 3 (21.43%) Ethnography
4 3 (21.43%) Usability Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Guerrilla Research
4 3 (21.43%) Psychology
4 3 (21.43%) Human Factors
4 3 (21.43%) Customer Insight
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Competitor Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Legal
6 1 (7.14%) MBA
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security
6 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) MS Office
6 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio

Market Research
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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Chatbot
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Applications Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile Product Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Product Manager
2 4 (28.57%) User Researcher
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Digital User Researcher
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 4 (28.57%) User Experience
3 3 (21.43%) Psychology
4 1 (7.14%) Blog
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Contract Management
1 5 (35.71%) PLM
1 5 (35.71%) Product Marketing
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Service Design
3 3 (21.43%) Competitor Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Customer Insight
3 3 (21.43%) Ethnography
3 3 (21.43%) Guerrilla Research
3 3 (21.43%) Human Factors
3 3 (21.43%) Usability Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.14%) MBA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Facebook
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.14%) Greenplum
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter