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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Research
Rank 182 191 208
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +17
Contract jobs citing Market Research 10 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.17% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.22% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £345 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -34.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £403 £233
% change year-on-year
+11.80% +73.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £13.50
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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
4182 4595 4909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.07% 76.87% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3293 3455 3705
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 40 81
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Research across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Market Research Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 May 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 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience
3 3 (23.08%) Product Management
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Business Development
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Psychology
4 2 (15.38%) B2B
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Legal
5 1 (7.69%) Advertising
5 1 (7.69%) MBA
5 1 (7.69%) Games
5 1 (7.69%) Cadence
5 1 (7.69%) SEO
5 1 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) MS Office
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Django
5 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
1 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (7.69%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Product Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Product Owner
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Product Marketing Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Psychology
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.69%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) Product Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Development
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) B2B
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) SEO
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Internet Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Product Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) SWOT Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Competitor Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Online Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MBA
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cadence
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) comScore