Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Actionable Recommendations skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Actionable Recommendations over the 6 months to 31 May 2020 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.

Actionable Recommendations
England > London
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 405 560 617
Rank change year-on-year +155 +57 -48
Contract jobs citing Actionable Recommendations 7 30 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.036% 0.074% 0.053%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.38% 0.74% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 11
Median daily rate £278 £438 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.57% -20.45% +69.23%
10th Percentile £214 £315 £315
90th Percentile £440 £477 £738
England median daily rate £419 £438 £488
% change year-on-year -4.29% -10.26% +29.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 - -

Actionable Recommendations is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,850 4,069 5,452
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 9.62% 10.07% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,224 2,712 3,797
Median daily rate £495 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.00% +2.56% -
10th Percentile £305 £310 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 64 84
Median hourly rate £33.49 £21.07 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.98% -9.40% +13.41%
10th Percentile £17.60 £12.15 £13.83
90th Percentile £47.55 £49.63 £54.50
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.83 £22.92
% change year-on-year +20.44% -0.39% +14.61%

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Actionable Recommendations as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Actionable Recommendations in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Actionable Recommendations in London.

Daily rate trend for Actionable Recommendations in London

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Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Actionable Recommendations in London over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Actionable Recommendations in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Actionable Recommendations in London.

Hourly rate trend for Actionable Recommendations in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Actionable Recommendations within the London region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. 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
West London - 1 - -
Actionable Recommendations
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Actionable Recommendations 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 London region with a requirement for Actionable Recommendations.

1 7 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (42.86%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 2 (28.57%) Behavioural Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Quantitative Research
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Social Media
3 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (28.57%) Qualitative Research
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Tag Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Qualitative Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Local Government
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Social Network
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Analytics
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience Researcher
1 2 (28.57%) User Researcher
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Insight Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media Assistant
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (42.86%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 2 (28.57%) Behavioural Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Qualitative Research
3 2 (28.57%) Quantitative Research
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Qualitative Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Social Listening
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Tag Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) Brandwatch