The table below looks at the statistics for Customer Insight skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Customer Insight over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Customer Insight
Rank 153 152 140
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing Customer Insight 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.096% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £388 £380 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £356 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £516 £830
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £420
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.25 -
Customer Insight
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2636 3292 2535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.90% 79.34% 77.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1768 1993 1510
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 129 107
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.46 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £47.71 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Customer Insight
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Customer Insight as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Customer Insight Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Customer Insight
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Customer Insight Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Customer Insight
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Insight within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Cheshire - 1 £400 -
Customer Insight
England

Customer Insight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Customer Insight 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 North West region with a requirement for Customer Insight.

1 10 (58.82%) SAS
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Market Research
2 8 (47.06%) SAP
2 8 (47.06%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (41.18%) Marketing
3 7 (41.18%) Campaign Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Tableau
4 6 (35.29%) Statistical Modelling
4 6 (35.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (35.29%) Data Integration
4 6 (35.29%) SPSS
4 6 (35.29%) Data Mining
4 6 (35.29%) Actionable Insight
5 5 (29.41%) CRM
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 3 (17.65%) QlikView
6 3 (17.65%) User Experience
6 3 (17.65%) Information Governance
7 2 (11.76%) Prototyping
7 2 (11.76%) Ethnography
7 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) Psychology
7 2 (11.76%) Human Factors
7 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Usability Testing

Customer Insight
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (58.82%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) SPSS
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (35.29%) Data Mining
2 6 (35.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (17.65%) QlikView
General
1 7 (41.18%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Customer Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Customer Insight Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Insight Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Research Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) QlikView Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Transformation
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Digital User Researcher
5 2 (11.76%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Transformation Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) User Researcher
6 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) CRM Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Insight Manager
6 1 (5.88%) User Experience Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Integration
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Psychology
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Market Research
2 7 (41.18%) Campaign Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) Actionable Insight
3 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (35.29%) Statistical Modelling
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) Information Governance
5 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.76%) Data Security
6 2 (11.76%) Ethnography
6 2 (11.76%) Human Factors
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Prototyping
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Usability Testing
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Customer Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.88%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) SAP
2 6 (35.29%) Tableau