The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 months to 27 March 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 / South East
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 240 254
Rank change year-on-year +25 +14  
Contract jobs citing Customer Insight 38 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.33% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 6
Median daily rate £488 £415 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.46% +29.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £318 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £450 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £125.00 - -

Customer Insight is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6361 7494 7901
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.62% 81.26% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3684 4608 4336
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 268 286
Median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.75 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Customer Insight
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Customer Insight as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Insight in the South East

Customer Insight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Customer Insight in the South East

Customer Insight
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Insight in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Customer Insight in the South East

Customer Insight
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Customer Insight in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Customer Insight in the South East

Customer Insight
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +8 16 £463 +41.22% 2
Surrey - 7 £585 -
Berkshire +30 6 £425 +53.01% 3
Hampshire +16 4 £585 +11.42% 2
Oxfordshire -8 3 £413 -8.33%
Kent - 3 £350 -
East Sussex - 2 £475 - 1
Customer Insight
England

Customer Insight
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Customer Insight.

1 47 (60.26%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (52.56%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (41.03%) Usability Testing
4 31 (39.74%) Service Design
5 30 (38.46%) Guerrilla Research
6 28 (35.90%) Human Factors
7 26 (33.33%) Degree
7 26 (33.33%) SQL
7 26 (33.33%) Ethnography
8 25 (32.05%) Market Research
9 24 (30.77%) Psychology
10 22 (28.21%) Cognitive Psychology
11 21 (26.92%) User Experience
12 19 (24.36%) User Stories
13 18 (23.08%) Analytics
14 17 (21.79%) Talend
14 17 (21.79%) Talend Open Studio
14 17 (21.79%) ETL
15 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
15 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
15 16 (20.51%) Marketing
15 16 (20.51%) JIRA
16 14 (17.95%) Migration
17 13 (16.67%) Publishing
17 13 (16.67%) Snowflake Schema
17 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
18 12 (15.38%) MS Access
19 11 (14.10%) Intranet
19 11 (14.10%) Data Analysis

Customer Insight
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (10.26%) Confluence
2 6 (7.69%) SAS
3 2 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Google Tag Manager
2 3 (3.85%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (3.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.10%) Intranet
2 5 (6.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.67%) Snowflake Schema
2 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (15.38%) MS Access
4 8 (10.26%) MySQL
5 5 (6.41%) MariaDB
5 5 (6.41%) OLAP
5 5 (6.41%) OLTP
6 4 (5.13%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.85%) Big Data
8 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 16 (20.51%) JIRA
3 8 (10.26%) Liquibase
General
1 16 (20.51%) Marketing
2 13 (16.67%) Publishing
3 5 (6.41%) Finance
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (41.03%) User Researcher
2 17 (21.79%) Developer
2 17 (21.79%) ETL Developer
3 7 (8.97%) MySQL Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Database Developer
4 6 (7.69%) User Experience Researcher
5 5 (6.41%) Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Architect
5 5 (6.41%) Web Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Digital User Researcher
6 4 (5.13%) OLAP Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Consultant
7 3 (3.85%) CRM Architect
7 3 (3.85%) Marketing Manager
7 3 (3.85%) SQL Database Developer
7 3 (3.85%) SQL Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) Business Architect
8 2 (2.56%) Commercial Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) HTML
2 5 (6.41%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.28%) CSS
3 1 (1.28%) NumPy
3 1 (1.28%) Pandas
3 1 (1.28%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 41 (52.56%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (26.92%) User Experience
3 6 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.41%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (60.26%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (41.03%) Usability Testing
3 31 (39.74%) Service Design
4 30 (38.46%) Guerrilla Research
5 28 (35.90%) Human Factors
6 26 (33.33%) Ethnography
7 25 (32.05%) Market Research
8 24 (30.77%) Psychology
9 22 (28.21%) Cognitive Psychology
10 19 (24.36%) User Stories
11 18 (23.08%) Analytics
12 17 (21.79%) ETL
13 14 (17.95%) Migration
14 11 (14.10%) Data Analysis
15 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
16 7 (8.97%) Behavioural Targeting
16 7 (8.97%) Informatics
16 7 (8.97%) Tag Management
16 7 (8.97%) Web Analytics
17 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 26 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
2 1 (1.28%) Perl
2 1 (1.28%) Python
2 1 (1.28%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) WCAG
3 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Talend
2 7 (8.97%) Adobe
2 7 (8.97%) Google
3 5 (6.41%) Cognos
4 4 (5.13%) Pega
5 2 (2.56%) Tealeaf
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.28%) Omniture
6 1 (1.28%) Tableau
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