The table below looks at the statistics for Competitor Analysis 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 Competitor Analysis 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
Competitor Analysis
Rank 390 412 401
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -11
Contract jobs citing Competitor Analysis 18 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.014% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.018% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 5
Average daily rate £300 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £375 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £230 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Competitor Analysis
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% -

Competitor Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Competitor Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in London

Competitor Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Competitor Analysis Daily Rate Trend in London

Competitor Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Competitor Analysis across the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Competitor Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in London

Competitor Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Competitor Analysis across the London region.

Competitor Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in London

Competitor Analysis
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Competitor Analysis within the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +42 8 £325 - 4
Greenwich - 2 £320 -
Westminster - 1 £450 -
Competitor Analysis
England

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 14 (58.33%) E-Commerce
1 14 (58.33%) Marketing
2 12 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (50.00%) Analytics
3 10 (41.67%) User Experience
4 9 (37.50%) Tableau
4 9 (37.50%) Google Analytics
4 9 (37.50%) Google
4 9 (37.50%) SEO
4 9 (37.50%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) Web Analytics
5 8 (33.33%) QA
5 8 (33.33%) Algorithms
6 7 (29.17%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) Retail
8 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
9 4 (16.67%) BigQuery
9 4 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (16.67%) Big Data
9 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
9 4 (16.67%) Information Architecture
9 4 (16.67%) Apache Hive
9 4 (16.67%) WebTrends
9 4 (16.67%) VBA
9 4 (16.67%) Java
9 4 (16.67%) Python
9 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
9 4 (16.67%) Statistics
9 4 (16.67%) Economics
9 4 (16.67%) Mathematics

Competitor Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Google Analytics
2 4 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.17%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Broadband
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 4 (16.67%) Big Data
1 4 (16.67%) BigQuery
1 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (58.33%) Marketing
2 6 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Designer
2 7 (29.17%) UX Designer
3 5 (20.83%) Digital Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Marketing Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Excel Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Marketing Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) SEO Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) User Experience Researcher
6 2 (8.33%) Web Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Web Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Web Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) Flash
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) User Experience
2 8 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Economics
3 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (16.67%) Statistics
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 12 (50.00%) Analytics
2 12 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (37.50%) SEO
4 8 (33.33%) Web Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Information Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Web Design
7 2 (8.33%) Content Management
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.17%) B2B
8 1 (4.17%) B2C
8 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.17%) Dashboard Development
8 1 (4.17%) Heuristic Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Marketing Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) Product Marketing
8 1 (4.17%) Time Management
8 1 (4.17%) Usability Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Use Case
8 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) Python
2 4 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Google
1 9 (37.50%) Tableau
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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