The first table below looks at the demand for Customer Insight 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 Customer Insight 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 England 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 Insight
Rank 492 431 532
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +101
Contract jobs citing Customer Insight 98 72 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.17% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 39 33
Average daily rate £375 £350 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £503 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 £8.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+235.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £8.50 -
% change year-on-year
+94.11% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Customer Insight
UK

Customer Insight
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Customer Insight Jobs Demand Trend in England

Customer Insight
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Customer Insight Daily Rate Trend in England

Customer Insight
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Customer Insight across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Customer Insight Daily Rate Histogram in England

Customer Insight
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Customer Insight Hourly Rate Trend in England

Customer Insight
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 Customer Insight within the England 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -33 39 £400 +14.28% 26
South East -1 22 £313 -21.87% 1
South West -11 13 £450 +12.50% 4
Yorkshire -17 10 £120 -70.00%
North West - 5 £325 - 10
West Midlands - 5 £210 -
East of England -24 3 £400 +23.07% 1
North East - 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
Customer Insight
UK

Customer Insight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Customer Insight 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 Insight.

1 68 (46.90%) Marketing
2 46 (31.72%) Analytics
3 37 (25.52%) SQL
4 34 (23.45%) Finance
5 30 (20.69%) SAS
5 30 (20.69%) Retail
6 25 (17.24%) Degree
7 24 (16.55%) CRM
7 24 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (14.48%) Banking
8 21 (14.48%) Usability Testing
9 18 (12.41%) E-Commerce
10 17 (11.72%) Project Management
11 16 (11.03%) Data Analysis
12 13 (8.97%) Information Architecture
12 13 (8.97%) OmniGraffle
13 12 (8.28%) HTML
13 12 (8.28%) Axure RP
13 12 (8.28%) Requirements Analysis
14 11 (7.59%) CSS
14 11 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (6.90%) CMS
15 10 (6.90%) MS Visio
15 10 (6.90%) JavaScript
15 10 (6.90%) Data Mining
15 10 (6.90%) Data Management
16 9 (6.21%) Base SAS
16 9 (6.21%) ETL
16 9 (6.21%) Microsoft
16 9 (6.21%) MS Excel

Customer Insight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 30 (20.69%) SAS
2 10 (6.90%) CMS
3 4 (2.76%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (8.97%) OmniGraffle
2 10 (6.90%) MS Visio
3 9 (6.21%) MS Excel
4 5 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.45%) MS Office
5 4 (2.76%) SPSS
6 3 (2.07%) Photoshop
6 3 (2.07%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (1.38%) MS Project
8 1 (0.69%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.69%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.38%) Intranet
1 2 (1.38%) Internet
2 1 (0.69%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.90%) Data Mining
2 9 (6.21%) Base SAS
3 8 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.83%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (2.76%) Big Data
7 3 (2.07%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.07%) MySQL
8 2 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.38%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.69%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 1 (0.69%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.28%) Axure RP
2 3 (2.07%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.07%) Subversion
3 2 (1.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.69%) WATIR
4 1 (0.69%) ProC
4 1 (0.69%) NUnit
General
1 68 (46.90%) Marketing
2 34 (23.45%) Finance
3 30 (20.69%) Retail
4 21 (14.48%) Banking
5 5 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.76%) Games
7 3 (2.07%) Legal
8 2 (1.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.69%) Czech Language
9 1 (0.69%) German Language
9 1 (0.69%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.69%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.69%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 46 (31.72%) Analyst
2 21 (14.48%) Developer
3 18 (12.41%) Consultant
4 13 (8.97%) Business Analyst
5 11 (7.59%) Insight Analyst
6 9 (6.21%) Data Analyst
7 8 (5.52%) User Experience Consultant
7 8 (5.52%) Customer Analyst
8 7 (4.83%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (4.14%) SAS Developer
9 6 (4.14%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.45%) CRM Manager
10 5 (3.45%) Customer Insight Analyst
10 5 (3.45%) Performance Analyst
10 5 (3.45%) Architect
10 5 (3.45%) Product Manager
10 5 (3.45%) CRM Consultant
11 4 (2.76%) SAS Analyst
11 4 (2.76%) Customer Insight Manager
11 4 (2.76%) SAS Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.28%) HTML
2 11 (7.59%) CSS
3 8 (5.52%) jQuery
4 4 (2.76%) .NET
5 2 (1.38%) ATL
5 2 (1.38%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (1.38%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.38%) CSS3
5 2 (1.38%) D3.js
5 2 (1.38%) Highcharts JS
5 2 (1.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.38%) Sass
5 2 (1.38%) LESS
5 2 (1.38%) Ember.js
5 2 (1.38%) Underscore.js
5 2 (1.38%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.69%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.69%) HTML5
6 1 (0.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.52%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.83%) Social Media
3 4 (2.76%) W3C
3 4 (2.76%) Psychology
4 3 (2.07%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (2.07%) iPhone
4 3 (2.07%) Semantic Web
4 3 (2.07%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.07%) FMCG
4 3 (2.07%) Economics
4 3 (2.07%) Human Factors
4 3 (2.07%) Statistics
5 2 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.38%) Open Source
5 2 (1.38%) iPad
5 2 (1.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.38%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Xbox
6 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.14%) UNIX
2 5 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.45%) Android
3 4 (2.76%) Linux
4 2 (1.38%) Windows
5 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.72%) Analytics
2 24 (16.55%) CRM
2 24 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.48%) Usability Testing
4 18 (12.41%) E-Commerce
5 17 (11.72%) Project Management
6 16 (11.03%) Data Analysis
7 13 (8.97%) Information Architecture
8 12 (8.28%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (6.90%) Data Management
11 9 (6.21%) ETL
12 8 (5.52%) Market Research
12 8 (5.52%) Direct Marketing
12 8 (5.52%) Database Marketing
13 7 (4.83%) Business Analysis
14 6 (4.14%) Data Security
14 6 (4.14%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (4.14%) B2B
14 6 (4.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (25.52%) SQL
2 10 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.83%) VBA
4 6 (4.14%) PHP
5 2 (1.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.38%) Ruby
5 2 (1.38%) SAS Macro
5 2 (1.38%) R
6 1 (0.69%) Python
6 1 (0.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (2.07%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.07%) QA
2 2 (1.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.69%) WAI
3 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 9 (6.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.76%) Endeca
3 3 (2.07%) Alterian
4 2 (1.38%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.38%) Oracle
4 2 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.38%) Twitter
5 1 (0.69%) Omniture
5 1 (0.69%) Google
5 1 (0.69%) Mercator
5 1 (0.69%) Adobe
5 1 (0.69%) Teradata
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: mkt
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago