The table below looks at the statistics for Market Research 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 Market Research over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Research
Rank 246 247 234
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing Market Research 23 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 6
Median daily rate £325 £525 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +16.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £380
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+214.28% -
Market Research
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7328 7361 6934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.20% 78.73% 75.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4515 4210 3847
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 255 278
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Market Research
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Market Research as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Market Research Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Market Research
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Market Research Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Market Research
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Research across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Market Research Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Market Research
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Market Research Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Market Research
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 Market Research within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
West Sussex -17 17 £325 -21.21%
Oxfordshire - 3 £315 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £455 -
Surrey -7 1 £375 - 2
Market Research
England

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Market Research 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 Market Research.

1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Human Factors
2 17 (68.00%) Usability Testing
2 17 (68.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (68.00%) Ethnography
2 17 (68.00%) Service Design
3 16 (64.00%) Degree
4 15 (60.00%) Psychology
5 13 (52.00%) User Experience
6 12 (48.00%) User Stories
7 5 (20.00%) Customer Insight
8 3 (12.00%) Analytics
8 3 (12.00%) Marketing
8 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (8.00%) Finance
9 2 (8.00%) Advertising
9 2 (8.00%) Logistics
9 2 (8.00%) Facilities Management
9 2 (8.00%) Time Management
9 2 (8.00%) Open Source
9 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (8.00%) Business Analytics
10 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
10 1 (4.00%) Data Analytics
10 1 (4.00%) Coaching
10 1 (4.00%) Velocity
10 1 (4.00%) Retail
10 1 (4.00%) SQL
10 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse

Market Research
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) User Researcher
2 12 (48.00%) User Experience Researcher
3 2 (8.00%) Category Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Procurement Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Research Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Analytics Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Business Analytics Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) IT Procurement Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Market Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Market Data Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Market Research Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Scrum Master
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Disaster Recovery Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (60.00%) Psychology
3 13 (52.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Ethnography
2 17 (68.00%) Human Factors
2 17 (68.00%) Service Design
2 17 (68.00%) Usability Testing
3 12 (48.00%) User Stories
4 5 (20.00%) Customer Insight
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Facilities Management
6 2 (8.00%) Logistics
6 2 (8.00%) Open Source
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
7 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.00%) Change Management
7 1 (4.00%) Coaching
7 1 (4.00%) Data Analytics
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Mercator
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