Period
to 28 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Quantitative Research skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Quantitative Research over the 6 months to 28 January 2022 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.

Quantitative Research
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 183 126 197
Rank change year-on-year -57 +71 +45
Contract jobs citing Quantitative Research 5 7 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.33% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
10th Percentile £564 £411 £363
25th Percentile £668 £414 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £750 £453 £400
Median % change year-on-year +65.75% +13.13% -11.11%
75th Percentile £822 £488 £485
90th Percentile £906 £513 £649
Central London median daily rate £750 £453 £452
% change year-on-year +65.75% +0.11% -7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £49.25 £35.50 -
Median hourly rate £50.50 £36.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +40.28% - -
75th Percentile £51.75 £36.50 -
90th Percentile - - -
Central London median hourly rate £50.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year +40.28% - -

Quantitative Research is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,655 1,919 4,362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.06% 90.78% 89.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,839 1,444 3,402
10th Percentile £375 £313 £319
25th Percentile £475 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% -
75th Percentile £660 £602 £610
90th Percentile £750 £688 £688
Central London median daily rate £550 £515 £509
% change year-on-year +6.80% +1.23% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 21 49
10th Percentile £19.13 £13.54 £12.03
25th Percentile £33.19 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate £43.50 £26.50 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +64.15% +32.50% +5.26%
75th Percentile £61.75 £36.50 £25.76
90th Percentile £64.25 £46.00 £52.25
Central London median hourly rate £43.50 £27.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +61.11% +28.57% +9.09%

Quantitative Research
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Quantitative Research as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Quantitative Research in the City of London

Quantitative Research
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Quantitative Research in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Quantitative Research in the City of London

Quantitative Research
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Quantitative Research in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Quantitative Research in the City of London

Quantitative Research
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Quantitative Research in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Quantitative Research in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Quantitative Research also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Quantitative Research.

1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Qualitative Research
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) UX Research
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) UX Design
3 2 (40.00%) Eye Tracking
3 2 (40.00%) Ethnography
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (40.00%) B2B
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) Data Science
3 2 (40.00%) Co-Creation
3 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (40.00%) Anthropology
3 2 (40.00%) A/B Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Backlog Management
3 2 (40.00%) Social Skills
4 1 (20.00%) User Research
4 1 (20.00%) Text Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Backtesting
4 1 (20.00%) Data-Driven Decision Making
4 1 (20.00%) Social Science
4 1 (20.00%) Content Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing

Quantitative Research
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) KDB
General
1 2 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience Researcher
2 2 (40.00%) Senior User Experience Researcher
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) KDB Developer
3 1 (20.00%) User Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) Equities
3 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Qualitative Research
2 3 (60.00%) UX Research
3 2 (40.00%) A/B Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Anthropology
3 2 (40.00%) B2B
3 2 (40.00%) Backlog Management
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Co-Creation
3 2 (40.00%) Data Science
3 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (40.00%) Ethnography
3 2 (40.00%) Eye Tracking
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) UX Design
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Economics
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR