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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Competitor Analysis over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Competitor Analysis
Rank 434 431 440
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Competitor Analysis 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.017% 0.008%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.020% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.91 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.50
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
19637 19518 19670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.98% 83.26% 81.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14080 14002 13948
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 £610 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 219 246
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.78 £52.02 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Competitor Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Competitor Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Competitor Analysis within the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Croydon - 4 - -
Competitor Analysis
England

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Competitor Analysis 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 Competitor Analysis.

1 17 (77.27%) User Experience
2 10 (45.45%) Wireframes
2 10 (45.45%) Prototyping
2 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 10 (45.45%) CSS
3 9 (40.91%) HTTP
4 8 (36.36%) Usability Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Information Architecture
5 7 (31.82%) HTML5
5 7 (31.82%) jQuery
5 7 (31.82%) Ajax
5 7 (31.82%) W3C
5 7 (31.82%) CSS3
5 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
6 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
7 5 (22.73%) OmniGraffle
7 5 (22.73%) Axure RP
8 4 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (18.18%) Web Services
8 4 (18.18%) Photoshop
8 4 (18.18%) Guerrilla Testing
9 3 (13.64%) InVision
9 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
9 3 (13.64%) Analytics
9 3 (13.64%) XML
9 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.64%) Electronics
9 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management

Competitor Analysis
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:

Applications
1 5 (22.73%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (18.18%) Photoshop
3 3 (13.64%) InVision
4 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Axure RP
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (13.64%) Electronics
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
1 7 (31.82%) UI Developer
1 7 (31.82%) UI/UX Developer
1 7 (31.82%) UX Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Designer
2 6 (27.27%) UX Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior UX Designer
3 4 (18.18%) User Researcher
4 3 (13.64%) Angular Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.09%) Creative Developer
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Merchandiser
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Product Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Interaction Designer
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead UX Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) CSS
1 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) Ajax
2 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
2 7 (31.82%) CSS3
2 7 (31.82%) HTML5
2 7 (31.82%) jQuery
3 4 (18.18%) Web Services
4 3 (13.64%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) User Experience
2 7 (31.82%) W3C
3 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (4.55%) Life Science
4 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Android
1 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Prototyping
1 10 (45.45%) Wireframes
2 8 (36.36%) Information Architecture
2 8 (36.36%) Usability Testing
3 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 4 (18.18%) Guerrilla Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
5 3 (13.64%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) B2C
6 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) Link Building
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) SEO
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.55%) Ethnography
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Google
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Cognos
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft