The first table below looks at the demand for Customer Engagement skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Customer Engagement over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Engagement
Rank 83 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Customer Engagement 12 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.74% 0.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 0
Average daily rate - £213 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £260 £423
% change year-on-year
+44.23% -38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 - £15.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1196 887 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 74.15% 68.71% 64.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 441 439
Average daily rate £350 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.10% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 66 71
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £11.85 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Customer Engagement
England

Customer Engagement
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Customer Engagement across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Customer Engagement Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Customer Engagement
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Customer Engagement across the East Midlands region.

Customer Engagement Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Customer Engagement
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Customer Engagement across the East Midlands region.

Customer Engagement Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Customer Engagement
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Engagement within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Customer Engagement
England

Customer Engagement
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Customer Engagement 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 Customer Engagement.

1 14 (93.33%) Business Analysis
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) System Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Use Case
3 7 (46.67%) Project Management
4 6 (40.00%) CRM
4 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (40.00%) B2C
4 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (40.00%) ATG
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) Retail
4 6 (40.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) JIRA
4 6 (40.00%) hybris
5 4 (26.67%) Business Transformation
5 4 (26.67%) SWIFT
5 4 (26.67%) BPMN
5 4 (26.67%) ISO 8583
5 4 (26.67%) Banking
5 4 (26.67%) IBM
5 4 (26.67%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (26.67%) UML

Customer Engagement
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Customer Engagement 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 Customer Engagement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Retail
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
2 12 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Business Analysis
2 8 (53.33%) System Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Use Case
3 7 (46.67%) Project Management
4 6 (40.00%) CRM
4 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (40.00%) B2C
4 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 4 (26.67%) Business Transformation
5 4 (26.67%) BPMN
5 4 (26.67%) UML
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) ATG
1 6 (40.00%) hybris
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 4 (26.67%) Salesforce.com