Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Qualitative Research skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Qualitative Research over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 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.

Qualitative Research
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +101
Contract jobs citing Qualitative Research 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.068% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 - -
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 -
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Qualitative 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,192 990 1,063
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.59% 80.62% 79.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 519 536
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £210 £200 £250
90th Percentile £560 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £438 £422 £413
% change year-on-year +3.67% +2.30% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 53 65
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £31.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.24% +8.62% -0.85%
10th Percentile £10.22 £13.00 £12.63
90th Percentile £45.50 £52.88 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -46.97% +22.22% +8.00%

Qualitative Research
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Qualitative Research as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Qualitative Research in Hertfordshire

Qualitative Research
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qualitative Research within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. 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
Watford - 1 £400 -
Qualitative Research
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Qualitative 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Qualitative Research.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Ethnography
1 1 (100.00%) Ethnographic Research
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Research
1 1 (100.00%) Contextual Inquiry
1 1 (100.00%) Guided Exploration

Qualitative Research
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Researcher
1 1 (100.00%) User Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Contextual Inquiry
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Ethnographic Research
1 1 (100.00%) Ethnography
1 1 (100.00%) Guided Exploration
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Research
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing