The table below looks at the statistics for Market Research skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Research over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Market Research
UK / England
Rank 467 471 532
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +61
Contract jobs citing Market Research 110 118 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.30% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 82 40
Median daily rate £425 £400 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £326 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £470
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -9.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 - -

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
34870 38985 38045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.97% 82.80% 79.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 23337 25837 24375
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 863 1056 1033
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Market Research
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Market Research as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Market Research Jobs Demand Trend in England

Market Research
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Market Research Daily Rate Trend in England

Market Research
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Research across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Market Research Daily Rate Histogram in England

Market Research
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Market Research Hourly Rate Trend in England

Market Research
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Market Research within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +54 37 £425 +102.38% 100
London -7 28 £450 +12.50% 21
Yorkshire +28 17 £425 -15.00% 31
North East -29 15 £400 -8.57% 11
North West +20 6 £375 -16.66% 43
East Midlands +3 3 £375 +87.50% 29
West Midlands -2 3 £450 +2.85% 31
South West -3 1 £200 -46.66% 44
Market Research
UK

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Market Research also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Market Research.

1 135 (64.59%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (55.02%) Psychology
3 112 (53.59%) User Experience
4 107 (51.20%) Service Design
5 101 (48.33%) Degree
6 99 (47.37%) Cognitive Psychology
7 98 (46.89%) Customer Insight
8 93 (44.50%) Analytical Skills
9 91 (43.54%) Usability Testing
10 87 (41.63%) Guerrilla Research
10 87 (41.63%) Ethnography
11 86 (41.15%) Human Factors
12 37 (17.70%) User Stories
13 34 (16.27%) Marketing
14 25 (11.96%) Prototyping
15 17 (8.13%) Mentoring
16 14 (6.70%) Finance
17 12 (5.74%) Guerrilla Testing
17 12 (5.74%) Actionable Insight
18 11 (5.26%) Front End Development
18 11 (5.26%) Mobile App
18 11 (5.26%) Analytics
18 11 (5.26%) Service Delivery
18 11 (5.26%) Project Management
18 11 (5.26%) SQL
18 11 (5.26%) Competitor Analysis
19 10 (4.78%) Scrum
19 10 (4.78%) HTML
19 10 (4.78%) SAP
19 10 (4.78%) CSS

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.87%) SAS
2 5 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.39%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.96%) CMS
3 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (2.87%) MS Office
2 5 (2.39%) Chatbot
2 5 (2.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.39%) SPSS
3 2 (0.96%) UserZoom
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.96%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (0.96%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.35%) Big Data
1 7 (3.35%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (2.87%) Data Mining
3 5 (2.39%) MySQL
3 5 (2.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 5 (2.39%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.44%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.44%) HBase
5 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.96%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.48%) QlikView
6 1 (0.48%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 5 (2.39%) RSpec
2 2 (0.96%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.48%) ERwin
3 1 (0.48%) JIRA
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
General
1 34 (16.27%) Marketing
2 14 (6.70%) Finance
3 6 (2.87%) Legal
4 5 (2.39%) Advertising
5 3 (1.44%) Back Office
5 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.96%) Banking
6 2 (0.96%) French Language
6 2 (0.96%) German Language
6 2 (0.96%) Law
6 2 (0.96%) Retail
6 2 (0.96%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.48%) Local Government
7 1 (0.48%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 125 (59.81%) User Researcher
2 43 (20.57%) User Experience Researcher
3 38 (18.18%) Digital User Researcher
4 21 (10.05%) Analyst
5 15 (7.18%) Product Manager
6 12 (5.74%) Senior User Researcher
7 10 (4.78%) Consultant
8 9 (4.31%) Developer
9 8 (3.83%) Research Analyst
9 8 (3.83%) Research Consultant
9 8 (3.83%) User Experience Consultant
10 7 (3.35%) Business Analyst
11 6 (2.87%) Designer
11 6 (2.87%) Lean Consultant
12 5 (2.39%) Applications Manager
12 5 (2.39%) Customer Analyst
12 5 (2.39%) Customer Insight Analyst
12 5 (2.39%) Insight Analyst
12 5 (2.39%) Mobile Product Manager
13 4 (1.91%) Market Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.78%) CSS
1 10 (4.78%) HTML
2 5 (2.39%) AngularJS
2 5 (2.39%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (0.96%) .NET
3 2 (0.96%) Node.js
3 2 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 112 (53.59%) User Experience
2 93 (44.50%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.35%) Social Media
5 5 (2.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.44%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.44%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.96%) NHS
7 2 (0.96%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.48%) Blog
8 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.48%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
1 3 (1.44%) Windows
2 2 (0.96%) Android
2 2 (0.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (64.59%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (55.02%) Psychology
3 107 (51.20%) Service Design
4 99 (47.37%) Cognitive Psychology
5 98 (46.89%) Customer Insight
6 91 (43.54%) Usability Testing
7 87 (41.63%) Ethnography
7 87 (41.63%) Guerrilla Research
8 86 (41.15%) Human Factors
9 37 (17.70%) User Stories
10 25 (11.96%) Prototyping
11 17 (8.13%) Mentoring
12 12 (5.74%) Actionable Insight
12 12 (5.74%) Guerrilla Testing
13 11 (5.26%) Analytics
13 11 (5.26%) Competitor Analysis
13 11 (5.26%) Front End Development
13 11 (5.26%) Project Management
13 11 (5.26%) Service Delivery
14 10 (4.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.26%) SQL
2 5 (2.39%) JavaScript
2 5 (2.39%) Ruby
3 3 (1.44%) C
4 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.48%) C++
5 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 101 (48.33%) Degree
2 10 (4.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.87%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.96%) Actionable Recommendations
1 2 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (0.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.39%) Puppet
2 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (4.78%) SAP
2 6 (2.87%) Facebook
2 6 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (2.39%) Oracle
3 5 (2.39%) Tableau
4 2 (0.96%) Brio
4 2 (0.96%) Cognos
4 2 (0.96%) Coremetrics
4 2 (0.96%) Google
4 2 (0.96%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (0.96%) Omniture
4 2 (0.96%) Sophos
5 1 (0.48%) Apple
5 1 (0.48%) DataFlux
5 1 (0.48%) Teradata
5 1 (0.48%) Twitter
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