Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Hitwise products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hitwise over the 6 months to 20 October 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Experian Hitwise.

Hitwise
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 884 879 897
Rank change year-on-year -5 +18 +8
Contract jobs citing Hitwise 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Vendors category 0.002% 0.005% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
UK median daily rate - £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -33.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £250 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Hitwise is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43,028 42,681 47,996
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.04% 42.96% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,633 26,376 29,360
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £250 £242 £240
90th Percentile £625 £619 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,645 1,386 1,712
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £17.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.43% +2.34% -2.29%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.77 £45.22 £44.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.50
% change year-on-year -1.99% +2.03% -2.94%

Hitwise
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Hitwise as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Hitwise in the UK

Hitwise
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hitwise.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hitwise in the UK

Hitwise
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hitwise within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 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
England -10 1 - -
London -14 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Hitwise 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 with a requirement for Hitwise.

1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Omniture
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (100.00%) AdWords
1 1 (100.00%) Brandwatch
1 1 (100.00%) Content Marketing

Hitwise
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AdWords
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Google Tag Manager
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Insight Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Insight Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Insight Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Insight Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Content Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Analytics
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Brandwatch
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Omniture