The table below looks at the statistics for Market Research skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Research over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Research
Rank - 65 -
Contract jobs citing Market Research 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £380
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+214.28% -
Market Research
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
526 574 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.81% 76.03% 71.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 282 232
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 42 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.48% -12.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £50.00 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Market Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Market Research
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Market Research Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Market Research
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Market Research Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire