The first table below looks at the demand for Customer Insight 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 Customer Insight over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Insight
Rank 354 329 387
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +58
Contract jobs citing Customer Insight 39 52 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 23
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £8.50 -
% change year-on-year
+94.11% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17874 16444 20506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.49% 75.99% 73.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12665 11408 13409
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 221 325
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Customer Insight
England

Customer Insight
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Customer Insight Jobs Demand Trend in London

Customer Insight
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Customer Insight Daily Rate Trend in London

Customer Insight
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Customer Insight across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Customer Insight Daily Rate Histogram in London

Customer Insight
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Customer Insight Hourly Rate Trend in London

Customer Insight
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 Customer Insight within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 19 £400 +14.28% 4
Croydon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Customer Insight
England

Customer Insight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Customer Insight 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 Customer Insight.

1 32 (50.79%) Marketing
2 18 (28.57%) Analytics
3 17 (26.98%) SAS
4 16 (25.40%) SQL
4 16 (25.40%) Retail
5 11 (17.46%) Usability Testing
5 11 (17.46%) Finance
6 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (14.29%) CRM
8 8 (12.70%) MS Visio
8 8 (12.70%) Degree
9 6 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (9.52%) Axure RP
9 6 (9.52%) Information Architecture
9 6 (9.52%) Banking
9 6 (9.52%) Data Management
9 6 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
9 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.52%) CMS
9 6 (9.52%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.94%) HTML
10 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
10 5 (7.94%) Market Research
10 5 (7.94%) System Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Base SAS
11 4 (6.35%) Data Protection
11 4 (6.35%) Umbraco
11 4 (6.35%) Social Media
11 4 (6.35%) Campaign Analysis

Customer Insight
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Customer Insight 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 Customer Insight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (26.98%) SAS
2 6 (9.52%) CMS
3 4 (6.35%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Visio
2 6 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (6.35%) MS Office
3 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
4 3 (4.76%) Photoshop
4 3 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (3.17%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) Base SAS
2 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.76%) Big Data
2 3 (4.76%) MySQL
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) DB2
4 1 (1.59%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.59%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.59%) ProC
3 1 (1.59%) NUnit
3 1 (1.59%) Subversion
3 1 (1.59%) WATIR
3 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (50.79%) Marketing
2 16 (25.40%) Retail
3 11 (17.46%) Finance
4 6 (9.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Games
5 1 (1.59%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.59%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (12.70%) Consultant
2 8 (12.70%) Developer
3 7 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) Insight Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) User Experience Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) SAS Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Customer Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Product Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Customer Insight Manager
7 3 (4.76%) SAS Insight Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Testing Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Customer Insight Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Product Development Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) HTML
2 4 (6.35%) CSS
3 3 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (1.59%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.59%) .NET
4 1 (1.59%) Web Services
4 1 (1.59%) XML
4 1 (1.59%) WinForms
4 1 (1.59%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.59%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.59%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.35%) Social Media
3 3 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (4.76%) FMCG
3 3 (4.76%) iPhone
4 2 (3.17%) Open Source
4 2 (3.17%) Psychology
4 2 (3.17%) Human Factors
4 2 (3.17%) Statistics
4 2 (3.17%) W3C
4 2 (3.17%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (3.17%) iPad
4 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) Physics
5 1 (1.59%) Tandem
5 1 (1.59%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) Analytics
2 11 (17.46%) Usability Testing
3 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.29%) CRM
5 6 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.52%) Data Management
5 6 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (9.52%) Information Architecture
6 5 (7.94%) Market Research
6 5 (7.94%) System Testing
6 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.35%) CHAID
7 4 (6.35%) Project Management
7 4 (6.35%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.35%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.35%) Campaign Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Campaign Management
8 3 (4.76%) User Stories
8 3 (4.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.40%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.17%) Ruby
3 2 (3.17%) SAS Macro
3 2 (3.17%) R
4 1 (1.59%) VBA
4 1 (1.59%) Python
4 1 (1.59%) PHP
4 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.76%) Alterian
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle
2 1 (1.59%) Mercator
2 1 (1.59%) Teradata
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