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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Competitor Analysis
Rank 409 431 426
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Contract jobs citing Competitor Analysis 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.008% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.011% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£300 £400 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -23.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £500 -
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.91 - -
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
18886 18915 19605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.63% 79.01% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13486 13134 13711
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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
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 28 August 2015. 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
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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
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Competitor Analysis
England

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Information Architecture
3 13 (52.00%) Usability Testing
3 13 (52.00%) HTML
4 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (48.00%) CSS
4 12 (48.00%) Ajax
4 12 (48.00%) User Experience
4 12 (48.00%) jQuery
5 11 (44.00%) HTML5
5 11 (44.00%) CSS3
6 8 (32.00%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (32.00%) HTTP
6 8 (32.00%) W3C
7 6 (24.00%) Web Design
7 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (20.00%) Backbone.js
8 5 (20.00%) Marketing
9 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (12.00%) BDD
10 3 (12.00%) TDD
10 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
11 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
11 2 (8.00%) DHTML
11 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (8.00%) UML
11 2 (8.00%) XHTML
11 2 (8.00%) MS Excel

Competitor Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.00%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Web Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) UI Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (24.00%) UI Programmer
5 5 (20.00%) UX Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Designer
7 2 (8.00%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) User Experience Researcher
8 1 (4.00%) Senior User Experience Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) User Experience Architect
8 1 (4.00%) User Experience Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) CSS
2 12 (48.00%) Ajax
2 12 (48.00%) jQuery
3 11 (44.00%) HTML5
3 11 (44.00%) CSS3
4 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (20.00%) Backbone.js
6 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (8.00%) XHTML
7 2 (8.00%) DHTML
8 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.00%) OAuth
8 1 (4.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) User Experience
2 8 (32.00%) W3C
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) New Media
4 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Video on Demand
5 1 (4.00%) Social Media
5 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Information Architecture
3 13 (52.00%) Usability Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (24.00%) Web Design
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.00%) BDD
7 3 (12.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
8 2 (8.00%) UML
8 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Analytics
8 2 (8.00%) User Stories
8 2 (8.00%) Time Management
8 2 (8.00%) Use Case
8 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (4.00%) Business Development
9 1 (4.00%) SWOT Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Cadence
1 2 (8.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Tableau
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
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