Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of comScore products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited comScore over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within comScore.

comScore
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 246 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +305
Contract jobs citing comScore 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.014% 0.015% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.037% 0.035% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
City of London median daily rate £175 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.95% - -
Central London median daily rate £175 £380 -
% change year-on-year -53.95% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

comScore is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2700 2853 3899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.14% 42.52% 42.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2028 2136 2920
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £277 £275 £250
90th Percentile £675 £638 £632
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 48 76
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.09
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £27.08
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.23 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% +4.14% -0.75%

comScore
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing comScore as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for comScore in the City of London

comScore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing comScore in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for comScore in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing comScore 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 City of London region with a requirement for comScore.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

comScore
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter