The table below looks at the statistics for Competitor Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Competitor Analysis over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Competitor Analysis
Rank 565 560 569
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Competitor Analysis 15 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.004% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.039% 0.006% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £550 -
% change year-on-year
-31.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 - £12.50
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38426 35840 38298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.91% 74.48% 72.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 24559 22678 22623
Average daily rate £413 £402 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% +0.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1075 996 1428
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.33% -1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £12.50 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

Competitor Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Competitor Analysis across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Competitor Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Competitor Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Competitor Analysis across the England region.

Competitor Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

Competitor Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Competitor Analysis across the England region.

Competitor Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in England

Competitor Analysis
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Competitor Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 7 £400 - 1
North West - 4 - - 3
London +10 2 £400 - 4
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
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Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Competitor Analysis 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 Competitor Analysis.

1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Manufacturing
3 8 (42.11%) Information Architecture
3 8 (42.11%) User Experience
4 7 (36.84%) OmniGraffle
4 7 (36.84%) Axure RP
4 7 (36.84%) Marketing
4 7 (36.84%) Usability Testing
4 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
5 6 (31.58%) Photoshop
5 6 (31.58%) B2B
5 6 (31.58%) B2C
5 6 (31.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (31.58%) Retail
6 5 (26.32%) Social Media
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) Games
7 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
8 3 (15.79%) Electronics
9 2 (10.53%) DTV
9 2 (10.53%) SAP
9 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
9 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (10.53%) Business Development
10 1 (5.26%) WCAG
10 1 (5.26%) Ergonomics
10 1 (5.26%) NFC
10 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting

Competitor Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Competitor Analysis 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 Competitor Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (36.84%) OmniGraffle
2 6 (31.58%) Photoshop
2 6 (31.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) NFC
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Manufacturing
3 7 (36.84%) Marketing
4 6 (31.58%) Retail
5 4 (21.05%) Games
5 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) User Experience Consultant
1 7 (36.84%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Bid Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Business Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) UX Designer
3 1 (5.26%) Designer
3 1 (5.26%) Head of Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Sales Executive
3 1 (5.26%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) User Experience
2 5 (26.32%) Social Media
3 2 (10.53%) DTV
4 1 (5.26%) Ergonomics
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Economics
4 1 (5.26%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Information Architecture
2 7 (36.84%) Usability Testing
2 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
3 6 (31.58%) B2B
3 6 (31.58%) B2C
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Business Development
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) Market Research
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Segmentation
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) IT Governance
6 1 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
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