Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Competitor Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Competitor Analysis over the 6 months to 21 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.

Competitor Analysis
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 - 206
Rank change year-on-year - +206 -7
Contract jobs citing Competitor Analysis 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.097% - 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% - 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median daily rate - - £350
England median daily rate £350 £380 £300
% change year-on-year -7.89% +26.67% -22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £19.00 £20.91
% change year-on-year - -9.13% -2.74%

Competitor Analysis 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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4279 3935 4640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.67% 81.39% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2463 2286 2717
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £233
90th Percentile £575 £542 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 313 390
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +23.53% +3.83%
10th Percentile £11.52 £13.80 £11.98
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.47
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Competitor Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Competitor Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Competitor Analysis in the East of England

Competitor Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Competitor Analysis in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Competitor Analysis in the East of England

Competitor Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Competitor Analysis within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 5 - -
Competitor Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Competitor Analysis 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 East of England region with a requirement for Competitor Analysis.

1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) DNA
1 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 5 (100.00%) Qualitative Research
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
1 5 (100.00%) Ethnography
1 5 (100.00%) Ethnographic Research
1 5 (100.00%) Heuristic Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Wireframes
1 5 (100.00%) Conceptual Models
1 5 (100.00%) Quantitative Research

Competitor Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Conceptual Models
1 5 (100.00%) DNA
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Ethnographic Research
1 5 (100.00%) Ethnography
1 5 (100.00%) Heuristic Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Qualitative Research
1 5 (100.00%) Quantitative Research
1 5 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Wireframes