Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Customer Insight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Insight over the 6 months to 22 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.

Customer Insight
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 198 229
Rank change year-on-year -4 +31 -36
Contract jobs citing Customer Insight 4 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.070% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 11
North West median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -15.15%
10th Percentile £276 £320 £318
90th Percentile £519 £438 £550
England median daily rate £434 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.06% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.67 £67.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year -76.79% +136.84% +72.78%

Customer Insight 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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4628 5750 6896
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.06% 83.83% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2961 3702 4181
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 166 282
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +74.40%
10th Percentile £11.56 £12.13 £12.37
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Customer Insight
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Customer Insight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Insight in the North West

Customer Insight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Customer Insight in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Customer Insight in the North West

Customer Insight
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Insight in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Customer Insight in the North West

Customer Insight
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Insight within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Manchester +19 3 £388 - 4
Cheshire +2 1 - -
Customer Insight
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Customer Insight 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 North West region with a requirement for Customer Insight.

1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Coremetrics
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Psychology
3 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (25.00%) Drools
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Market Research
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) HBase
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Kafka
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (25.00%) WebTrends
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Qualitative Research
3 1 (25.00%) Data-Driven Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience

Customer Insight
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) HBase
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience Researcher
1 1 (25.00%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Drools
1 1 (25.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Actionable Customer Insight
3 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Cognitive Psychology
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (25.00%) Data-Driven Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Ethnographic Research
3 1 (25.00%) Ethnography
3 1 (25.00%) Guerrilla Research
3 1 (25.00%) Market Research
3 1 (25.00%) Psychology
3 1 (25.00%) Qualitative Research
3 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Research
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Coremetrics
1 1 (25.00%) Google