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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Customer Insight
England / South East
Rank 192 253 252
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -1
Contract jobs citing Customer Insight 51 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.67% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 5 3
Median daily rate £425 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +40.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £125.00 - -

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
6141 7080 7693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.96% 81.27% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3644 4376 4221
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 274 253
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 - 26 £427 -
Oxfordshire +8 12 £500 +11.11%
Berkshire +10 6 £350 +26.01% 2
Kent - 5 £375 -
East Sussex - 2 £475 -
Customer Insight
England

Customer Insight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 62 (72.94%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (48.24%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (43.53%) Degree
4 36 (42.35%) Guerrilla Research
5 35 (41.18%) Service Design
5 35 (41.18%) Usability Testing
6 30 (35.29%) Market Research
6 30 (35.29%) Human Factors
6 30 (35.29%) Ethnography
7 28 (32.94%) User Experience
7 28 (32.94%) Psychology
8 26 (30.59%) Cognitive Psychology
9 25 (29.41%) User Stories
10 20 (23.53%) SQL
11 17 (20.00%) ETL
11 17 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
11 17 (20.00%) Talend
12 16 (18.82%) Git (software)
12 16 (18.82%) JIRA
12 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
13 14 (16.47%) Migration
14 13 (15.29%) HTML
14 13 (15.29%) Snowflake Schema
14 13 (15.29%) SQL Server 2005
14 13 (15.29%) SQL Server 2014
15 12 (14.12%) Mobile App
15 12 (14.12%) Analytics
15 12 (14.12%) MS Access
16 11 (12.94%) Intranet
16 11 (12.94%) Publishing

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 (9.41%) Confluence
2 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.06%) Drupal
4 4 (4.71%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) InVision
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Google Tag Manager
2 3 (3.53%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.18%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) Intranet
2 5 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.29%) Snowflake Schema
2 13 (15.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (15.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (14.12%) MS Access
4 8 (9.41%) MySQL
5 5 (5.88%) MariaDB
5 5 (5.88%) OLAP
5 5 (5.88%) OLTP
6 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.18%) Big Data
7 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (18.82%) Git (software)
2 16 (18.82%) JIRA
3 8 (9.41%) Liquibase
4 1 (1.18%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (12.94%) Publishing
2 9 (10.59%) Marketing
3 3 (3.53%) Finance
3 3 (3.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (42.35%) User Researcher
2 21 (24.71%) Developer
3 17 (20.00%) ETL Developer
4 8 (9.41%) Designer
4 8 (9.41%) Interaction Designer
5 7 (8.24%) MySQL Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Database Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Mobile Designer
6 6 (7.06%) User Experience Researcher
7 5 (5.88%) UX Designer
7 5 (5.88%) Web Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Digital User Researcher
8 4 (4.71%) OLAP Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Mobile UX Designer
9 3 (3.53%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.53%) SQL Database Developer
9 3 (3.53%) SQL Developer
10 2 (2.35%) Analyst
10 2 (2.35%) Architect
10 2 (2.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.29%) HTML
2 8 (9.41%) CSS
3 5 (5.88%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.18%) NumPy
4 1 (1.18%) Pandas
4 1 (1.18%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 41 (48.24%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (32.94%) User Experience
3 12 (14.12%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.88%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.18%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Android
2 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (72.94%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (42.35%) Guerrilla Research
3 35 (41.18%) Service Design
3 35 (41.18%) Usability Testing
4 30 (35.29%) Ethnography
4 30 (35.29%) Human Factors
4 30 (35.29%) Market Research
5 28 (32.94%) Psychology
6 26 (30.59%) Cognitive Psychology
7 25 (29.41%) User Stories
8 17 (20.00%) ETL
9 14 (16.47%) Migration
10 12 (14.12%) Analytics
11 9 (10.59%) Data Analysis
11 9 (10.59%) Scrum
12 8 (9.41%) Prototyping
12 8 (9.41%) Rapid Prototyping
13 7 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
13 7 (8.24%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.53%) SQL
2 6 (7.06%) Java
2 6 (7.06%) PHP
3 1 (1.18%) C
3 1 (1.18%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.18%) Perl
3 1 (1.18%) Python
3 1 (1.18%) R
Qualifications
1 37 (43.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) Talend
2 7 (8.24%) Google
3 5 (5.88%) Adobe
3 5 (5.88%) Cognos
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.35%) Tealeaf
5 1 (1.18%) Omniture
5 1 (1.18%) Tableau