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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Competitive Intelligence over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Competitive Intelligence
Rank 441 435 434
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Competitive Intelligence 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.005% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
19730 19519 19742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.70% 82.20% 81.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14181 13885 13757
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 219 234
Median hourly rate £25.69 £22.12 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.16% +2.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Competitive Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Competitive Intelligence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Competitive Intelligence within the London region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +40 2 £375 -
Competitive Intelligence
England

Competitive Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Competitive Intelligence 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 London region with a requirement for Competitive Intelligence.

1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Market Research
2 7 (70.00%) Financial Modelling
2 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (70.00%) Publishing
2 7 (70.00%) B2B
2 7 (70.00%) Strategic Planning
2 7 (70.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Life Science
3 3 (30.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) Apache Axis
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Kanban
3 3 (30.00%) JPA
3 3 (30.00%) Google
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (30.00%) Subversion
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) Maven

Competitive Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) GitLab
1 3 (30.00%) Gradle
1 3 (30.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Publishing
3 3 (30.00%) Law
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Axis
1 3 (30.00%) Apache CXF
1 3 (30.00%) Guice
1 3 (30.00%) J2EE
1 3 (30.00%) JDBC
1 3 (30.00%) JMS
1 3 (30.00%) JPA
1 3 (30.00%) JSON
1 3 (30.00%) Kafka
1 3 (30.00%) REST
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) Spring Boot
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) WSDL
1 3 (30.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) B2B
1 7 (70.00%) Financial Modelling
1 7 (70.00%) Market Research
1 7 (70.00%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Kanban
2 3 (30.00%) Line Management
2 3 (30.00%) Microservices
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Google
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle