The table below looks at the statistics for Competitive Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Competitive Intelligence over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Competitive Intelligence
Rank 407 412 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Competitive Intelligence 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.014% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% 0.018% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £330 £242 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.20% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Competitive Intelligence
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17658 17038 17712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.38% 80.34% 80.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12589 12189 12162
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 200 245
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.39 £47.50 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Competitive Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Competitive Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in London

Competitive Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Competitive Intelligence across the London region.

Competitive Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in London

Competitive Intelligence
Top 18 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Competitive Intelligence 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 Competitive Intelligence.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Research
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 4 (100.00%) Online Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) Tableau
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Game Theory
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Competitive Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Competitive Intelligence 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 Competitive Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Pricing Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Report Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Game Theory
1 4 (100.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 4 (100.00%) Online Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Research
1 4 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Tableau