The table below looks at the statistics for Customer Insight skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Customer Insight over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Customer Insight
Rank 523 486 468
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -18
Contract jobs citing Customer Insight 58 80 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 48 48
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£423 £394 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.30% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £255 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £483 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £28.19 £28.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.08% +90.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39905 37911 33162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.97% 74.86% 72.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 25118 22860 19767
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £572 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1064 1128 1179
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Customer Insight
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Customer Insight Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Customer Insight
Daily Rate Trend

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

Customer Insight Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Customer Insight
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Customer Insight within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Customer Insight Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Customer Insight
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Customer Insight Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Customer Insight
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -26 55 £410 +2.50% 56
London -5 27 £450 +5.88% 30
Surrey +5 10 £325 - 7
South East -29 10 £325 +8.33% 10
Guildford - 7 £320 - 2
City of London +8 5 £463 +12.12% 9
South West -15 5 £330 -23.25% 1
Yorkshire -20 3 £400 +6.66% 2
West Yorkshire -23 3 £400 +6.66% 2
Scotland -8 2 £455 - 3
North West -22 2 - - 9
Cardiff +4 1 £423 +15.75% 1
South Wales +1 1 £423 +15.75% 2
Wales -5 1 £423 +15.75% 2
Leeds -12 1 £400 -27.27% 2
Bristol -15 1 £330 -26.66% 1
Manchester -18 1 - - 6
Edinburgh - 1 £455 - 3
Brentford - 1 £338 -
Bingley - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Peterborough - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Slough - - - - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Hampshire - - - -
Midlothian - - - -

Customer Insight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 50 (30.30%) SAS
2 48 (29.09%) Finance
2 48 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (27.27%) User Experience
4 43 (26.06%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (24.85%) Degree
6 37 (22.42%) Marketing
6 37 (22.42%) SQL
7 34 (20.61%) Analytics
8 28 (16.97%) Retail
9 23 (13.94%) Project Management
10 21 (12.73%) CRM
11 20 (12.12%) HTML
11 20 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (11.52%) Usability Testing
13 18 (10.91%) Psychology
13 18 (10.91%) Rapid Prototyping
13 18 (10.91%) Mobile App
13 18 (10.91%) CSS
14 17 (10.30%) Base SAS
15 16 (9.70%) Market Research
15 16 (9.70%) SPSS
16 15 (9.09%) Data Analysis
16 15 (9.09%) Human Factors
17 14 (8.48%) Banking
18 12 (7.27%) Data Mining
18 12 (7.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
19 10 (6.06%) Windows
19 10 (6.06%) MS Excel
19 10 (6.06%) Telecoms

Customer Insight
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 50 (30.30%) SAS
2 3 (1.82%) Apache Pig
2 3 (1.82%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (9.70%) SPSS
2 10 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.42%) MS Office
5 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.42%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.82%) WebTrends
3 3 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.61%) Maximo
4 1 (0.61%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.45%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (1.82%) SMS
3 2 (1.21%) Internet
3 2 (1.21%) Wireless
4 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.30%) Base SAS
2 12 (7.27%) Data Mining
2 12 (7.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 7 (4.24%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 7 (4.24%) Big Data
3 7 (4.24%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.82%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.82%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.82%) QlikView
5 3 (1.82%) Impala
6 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.21%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.61%) MS Access
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.21%) TeamCity
1 2 (1.21%) Subversion
2 1 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 48 (29.09%) Finance
2 37 (22.42%) Marketing
3 28 (16.97%) Retail
4 14 (8.48%) Banking
5 10 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.03%) Electronics
6 5 (3.03%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.42%) Games
8 3 (1.82%) Advertising
8 3 (1.82%) Law
8 3 (1.82%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.21%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.21%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.61%) Local Government
10 1 (0.61%) Legal
10 1 (0.61%) Publishing
10 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (28.48%) Analyst
2 22 (13.33%) Designer
3 20 (12.12%) UX Designer
4 17 (10.30%) Project Manager
4 17 (10.30%) Insight Analyst
5 14 (8.48%) Data Analyst
6 12 (7.27%) Developer
7 9 (5.45%) Administrator
7 9 (5.45%) Business Analyst
7 9 (5.45%) CRM Analyst
8 8 (4.85%) Customer Insight Analyst
8 8 (4.85%) Customer Analyst
9 7 (4.24%) Consultant
9 7 (4.24%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (3.64%) SAS Administrator
11 5 (3.03%) Senior Insight Analyst
11 5 (3.03%) MI Developer
12 4 (2.42%) Services Director
12 4 (2.42%) SAS Developer
12 4 (2.42%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.12%) HTML
2 18 (10.91%) CSS
3 3 (1.82%) Kafka
4 2 (1.21%) WCF
4 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.21%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.21%) .NET
4 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.61%) ATL
5 1 (0.61%) Web Services
5 1 (0.61%) D3.js
5 1 (0.61%) Raphaël
Miscellaneous
1 45 (27.27%) User Experience
2 43 (26.06%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (10.91%) Psychology
3 18 (10.91%) Mobile App
4 15 (9.09%) Human Factors
5 8 (4.85%) PMI
6 5 (3.03%) DTV
6 5 (3.03%) Credit Risk
7 4 (2.42%) Statistics
8 3 (1.82%) Open Source
8 3 (1.82%) FMCG
8 3 (1.82%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.21%) iPad
9 2 (1.21%) Replication
10 1 (0.61%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.61%) Economics
10 1 (0.61%) Clustering
10 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.06%) Windows
2 3 (1.82%) UNIX
3 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
3 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.61%) Analytics
3 23 (13.94%) Project Management
4 21 (12.73%) CRM
5 20 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (11.52%) Usability Testing
7 18 (10.91%) Rapid Prototyping
8 16 (9.70%) Market Research
9 15 (9.09%) Data Analysis
10 10 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (5.45%) PRINCE2
11 9 (5.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 9 (5.45%) Statistical Modelling
12 8 (4.85%) Propensity Modelling
12 8 (4.85%) Customer Segmentation
12 8 (4.85%) Business Development
13 7 (4.24%) Digital Marketing
14 6 (3.64%) Campaign Analysis
14 6 (3.64%) People Management
14 6 (3.64%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 37 (22.42%) SQL
2 3 (1.82%) C#
2 3 (1.82%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.82%) VBA
2 3 (1.82%) SAS Macro
3 2 (1.21%) VB
4 1 (0.61%) VBScript
4 1 (0.61%) Java
4 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 41 (24.85%) Degree
2 8 (4.85%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) HND
4 1 (0.61%) PhD
4 1 (0.61%) ISEB
4 1 (0.61%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.61%) VCP4
4 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.82%) HDFS
2 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.61%) XenApp
2 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.03%) Adobe
2 5 (3.03%) Siebel
2 5 (3.03%) Oracle
2 5 (3.03%) SAP
2 5 (3.03%) Google
3 3 (1.82%) IBM
3 3 (1.82%) Cloudera
3 3 (1.82%) Unica
4 2 (1.21%) Tableau
4 2 (1.21%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.61%) VMware
5 1 (0.61%) Teradata
5 1 (0.61%) Symantec
5 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.61%) HP
5 1 (0.61%) Intel
5 1 (0.61%) Citrix
5 1 (0.61%) Talend
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