Period
to 11 July 2020

The median contractor rate for a Senior Digital User Researcher was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Senior Digital User Researcher
England > South East
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 212 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Digital User Researcher 1 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.017% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
England median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 5,614 14,328 16,243
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.60% 95.01% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,274 8,538 9,593
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +3.91%
10th Percentile £215 £255 £261
90th Percentile £606 £600 £578
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 345 638 695
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.32% +6.86%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £55.00 £51.00
Median hourly rate £22.67 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +13.36% +6.95% -

Senior Digital User Researcher
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 Senior Digital User Researcher within the South East region over the 6 months to 11 July 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
Surrey - 1 £425 -
Senior Digital User Researcher
England

Senior Digital User Researcher Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, Senior Digital User Researcher contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region featuring Senior Digital User Researcher in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Psychology
1 1 (100.00%) Ergonomics
1 1 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Qualitative Research
1 1 (100.00%) Heuristic Evaluation
1 1 (100.00%) Sociology
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Research
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making

Senior Digital User Researcher Skill Set
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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (100.00%) Ergonomics
1 1 (100.00%) Heuristic Evaluation
1 1 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Psychology
1 1 (100.00%) Qualitative Research
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Research
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
1 1 (100.00%) Sociology
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PhD