The table below looks at the statistics for Customer Insight skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Customer Insight over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Customer Insight
England / South East
Rank 194 237 247
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +10
Contract jobs citing Customer Insight 44 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 5 7
Median daily rate £431 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £273 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £430 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.25 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5834 6635 7239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.38% 79.97% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3426 3972 3993
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 282 243
Median hourly rate £38.25 £44.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.06% +76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Customer Insight
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Customer Insight
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Customer Insight Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Customer Insight
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Customer Insight across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Customer Insight Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Customer Insight
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Customer Insight Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Customer Insight
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 20 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
West Sussex +18 18 £425 +13.33%
Oxfordshire - 17 £500 -
Kent - 5 £375 -
Berkshire +8 4 £275 -0.99%
Customer Insight
England

Customer Insight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Customer Insight.

1 59 (66.29%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (44.94%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (41.57%) Degree
4 33 (37.08%) Guerrilla Research
5 32 (35.96%) User Experience
6 31 (34.83%) Service Design
7 28 (31.46%) Usability Testing
8 26 (29.21%) Human Factors
8 26 (29.21%) Ethnography
9 25 (28.09%) Market Research
10 23 (25.84%) Psychology
11 20 (22.47%) SQL
11 20 (22.47%) User Stories
12 19 (21.35%) HTML
13 18 (20.22%) ETL
14 17 (19.10%) Talend Open Studio
14 17 (19.10%) Mobile App
14 17 (19.10%) Talend
15 16 (17.98%) Git (software)
15 16 (17.98%) JIRA
15 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
16 14 (15.73%) CSS
16 14 (15.73%) Migration
17 13 (14.61%) Snowflake Schema
17 13 (14.61%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (14.61%) Rapid Prototyping
17 13 (14.61%) SQL Server 2014
17 13 (14.61%) Prototyping
18 12 (13.48%) Publishing
18 12 (13.48%) MS Access

Customer Insight
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (8.99%) Confluence
2 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.74%) Drupal
4 3 (3.37%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) SPSS
3 1 (1.12%) InVision
3 1 (1.12%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Sprinklr
2 1 (1.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) Intranet
2 5 (5.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.61%) Snowflake Schema
2 13 (14.61%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (14.61%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (13.48%) MS Access
4 8 (8.99%) MySQL
5 5 (5.62%) MariaDB
5 5 (5.62%) OLAP
5 5 (5.62%) OLTP
6 2 (2.25%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.12%) Big Data
7 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (19.10%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (17.98%) Git (software)
2 16 (17.98%) JIRA
3 8 (8.99%) Liquibase
4 1 (1.12%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (13.48%) Publishing
2 10 (11.24%) Marketing
3 3 (3.37%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (37.08%) User Researcher
2 22 (24.72%) Developer
3 17 (19.10%) ETL Developer
4 13 (14.61%) Designer
4 13 (14.61%) Interaction Designer
5 10 (11.24%) User Experience Researcher
6 8 (8.99%) UX Designer
7 7 (7.87%) MySQL Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Database Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Mobile Designer
9 5 (5.62%) Web Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) OLAP Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Analyst
11 3 (3.37%) Mobile UX Designer
11 3 (3.37%) Product Manager
11 3 (3.37%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.37%) SQL Database Developer
11 3 (3.37%) SQL Developer
12 2 (2.25%) Commercial Manager
12 2 (2.25%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) HTML
2 14 (15.73%) CSS
3 5 (5.62%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.12%) NumPy
4 1 (1.12%) Pandas
4 1 (1.12%) scikit-learn
4 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (44.94%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (35.96%) User Experience
3 23 (25.84%) Psychology
4 17 (19.10%) Mobile App
5 7 (7.87%) Informatics
6 5 (5.62%) Digital Media
6 5 (5.62%) Economics
7 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.25%) Tandem
8 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.12%) Blog
8 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.12%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.12%) Social Media
8 1 (1.12%) Statistics
8 1 (1.12%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.62%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Android
2 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (66.29%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.08%) Guerrilla Research
3 31 (34.83%) Service Design
4 28 (31.46%) Usability Testing
5 26 (29.21%) Ethnography
5 26 (29.21%) Human Factors
6 25 (28.09%) Market Research
7 20 (22.47%) User Stories
8 18 (20.22%) ETL
9 14 (15.73%) Migration
10 13 (14.61%) Prototyping
10 13 (14.61%) Rapid Prototyping
11 10 (11.24%) Scrum
12 9 (10.11%) Analytics
12 9 (10.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (10.11%) Data Analysis
13 6 (6.74%) Process Improvement
14 5 (5.62%) Behavioural Targeting
14 5 (5.62%) Data Governance
14 5 (5.62%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.47%) SQL
2 7 (7.87%) Java
3 6 (6.74%) PHP
4 2 (2.25%) C
5 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.12%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.12%) Perl
5 1 (1.12%) Python
5 1 (1.12%) R
Qualifications
1 37 (41.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Talend
2 5 (5.62%) Adobe
2 5 (5.62%) Cognos
2 5 (5.62%) Google
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.25%) Tableau
3 2 (2.25%) Tealeaf
4 1 (1.12%) Confirmit
4 1 (1.12%) Facebook
4 1 (1.12%) Omniture
4 1 (1.12%) Twitter