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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Research over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Research
Rank 181 190 188
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Market Research 3 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £260 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £54.30
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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
4056 4502 4355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.97% 77.61% 76.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3163 3197 3336
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 48 65
Average hourly rate £20.45 £28.04 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% -36.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.33 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Market Research
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Market Research across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Market Research also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Market Research.

1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Usability Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Human Factors
3 5 (50.00%) Qualitative Research
4 3 (30.00%) User Experience
5 2 (20.00%) Psychology
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Business Development
6 1 (10.00%) Logistics
6 1 (10.00%) Google
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Legal
6 1 (10.00%) Office 365
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Django
6 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Product Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Market Research also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Market Research. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (10.00%) Architect
1 1 (10.00%) Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Product Marketing Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Market Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Architect
1 1 (10.00%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Human Factors
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
3 2 (20.00%) Psychology
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Qualitative Research
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Business Development
4 1 (10.00%) Product Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Online Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Google
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