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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Competitor Analysis
England / London
Rank 389 384 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Competitor Analysis 15 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.068% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.081% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 0
Median daily rate £325 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £290 £375
% change year-on-year
+31.03% -22.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
16371 17297 17227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.50% 84.27% 81.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11820 12226 12480
Median daily rate £498 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.73% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 207 195
Median hourly rate £32.00 £25.94 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.36% +23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Wimbledon - 4 £325 -
City of London -6 3 - -
Competitor Analysis
England

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 12 (54.55%) User Experience
2 11 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 9 (40.91%) HTML
3 9 (40.91%) CSS
3 9 (40.91%) Usability Testing
3 9 (40.91%) Information Architecture
4 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) Prototyping
5 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
5 7 (31.82%) HTTP
5 7 (31.82%) W3C
5 7 (31.82%) HTML5
5 7 (31.82%) CSS3
5 7 (31.82%) jQuery
5 7 (31.82%) Ajax
6 5 (22.73%) Front End Development
6 5 (22.73%) Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (18.18%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (18.18%) Axure RP
7 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.64%) CRM
8 3 (13.64%) SEO
8 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) Market Research
8 3 (13.64%) Link Building
8 3 (13.64%) Google Analytics
8 3 (13.64%) Google
8 3 (13.64%) Marketing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.55%) InVision
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Angular Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (27.27%) UI Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Designer
4 3 (13.64%) SEO Manager
4 3 (13.64%) UI/UX Developer
4 3 (13.64%) UX Designer
4 3 (13.64%) UX Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior UX Designer
5 2 (9.09%) User Experience Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Merchandiser
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) CSS
1 9 (40.91%) 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 2 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) Flash
4 1 (4.55%) OAuth
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) User Experience
2 7 (31.82%) W3C
3 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Blog
4 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 9 (40.91%) Information Architecture
2 9 (40.91%) Usability Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Prototyping
4 5 (22.73%) Analytics
4 5 (22.73%) Front End Development
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) Affiliate Network
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (13.64%) CRM
6 3 (13.64%) Data Acquisition
6 3 (13.64%) Link Building
6 3 (13.64%) Market Research
6 3 (13.64%) SEO
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Ethnographic Research
7 2 (9.09%) Ethnography
7 2 (9.09%) Heuristic Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Google
2 2 (9.09%) Facebook
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com