Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Multivariate Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Multivariate Testing over the 6 months to 23 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.

Multivariate Testing
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 839 865
Rank change year-on-year -7 +26 +16
Contract jobs citing Multivariate Testing 41 52 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.049% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.059% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 42 18
UK median daily rate £450 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £350 £300 £179
90th Percentile £565 £524 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £533 £400 £373
% change year-on-year +33.13% +7.38% -13.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
UK median hourly rate £22.50 - £37.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £37.04

Multivariate Testing 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 87085 88317 92969
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.46% 83.90% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 58028 58368 60222
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £631 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2061 2366 2748
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.89 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.58% +6.17% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.28
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +1.05% +18.75%

Multivariate Testing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Multivariate Testing in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Multivariate Testing in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Multivariate Testing over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Multivariate Testing in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multivariate Testing.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Multivariate Testing in the UK

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Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multivariate Testing within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +1 35 £450 +7.14% 9
UK excluding London +27 25 £533 +33.13% 4
London -18 16 £400 -4.76% 6
Midlands +8 8 £540 +35.00%
West Midlands +15 7 £540 +35.00%
South East +9 6 £413 - 2
North of England +62 4 £420 -1.18% 1
Wales - 4 £550 - 1
North West +23 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +21 2 £420 -1.18%
Scotland -1 2 - -
East of England -18 1 £450 +32.35%
East Midlands - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Multivariate Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Multivariate Testing.

1 27 (65.85%) Analytics
1 27 (65.85%) User Experience
2 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (48.78%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (41.46%) SEO
5 16 (39.02%) Google
5 16 (39.02%) A/B Testing
6 15 (36.59%) Google Analytics
6 15 (36.59%) HTML
7 14 (34.15%) CSS
8 10 (24.39%) Marketing
8 10 (24.39%) Tableau
8 10 (24.39%) Visualisation
8 10 (24.39%) Digital Analytics
9 9 (21.95%) Service Design
9 9 (21.95%) Usability Testing
9 9 (21.95%) Data Analysis
9 9 (21.95%) Scrum
10 8 (19.51%) Degree
10 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
10 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
10 8 (19.51%) Adobe
10 8 (19.51%) Rapid Prototyping
10 8 (19.51%) Prototyping
11 7 (17.07%) Ethnography
11 7 (17.07%) Front End Development
12 6 (14.63%) Python
12 6 (14.63%) Workflow
12 6 (14.63%) Web Analytics
12 6 (14.63%) Retail

Multivariate Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) CMS
1 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.88%) InDesign
3 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.32%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (2.44%) AdWords
3 1 (2.44%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Website Optimizer
2 2 (4.88%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.44%) CasperJS
3 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) gulp
3 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.44%) Mocha
3 1 (2.44%) PhantomJS
3 1 (2.44%) webpack
General
1 10 (24.39%) Marketing
2 6 (14.63%) Retail
3 5 (12.20%) Games
3 5 (12.20%) Publishing
4 2 (4.88%) Online Betting
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Digital Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Performance Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) User Researcher
5 5 (12.20%) Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Data Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Designer
5 5 (12.20%) Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Google Analytics Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) UX Designer
6 4 (9.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (7.32%) Data Scientist
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) User Experience Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Digital Analytics Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Digital User Researcher
8 2 (4.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.88%) UI Designer
8 2 (4.88%) UI/UX Designer
8 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) HTML
2 14 (34.15%) CSS
3 4 (9.76%) CSS3
4 3 (7.32%) HTML5
4 3 (7.32%) jQuery
4 3 (7.32%) React
5 2 (4.88%) Akka
5 2 (4.88%) Node.js
6 1 (2.44%) .NET
6 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.44%) D3.js
6 1 (2.44%) Ember.js
6 1 (2.44%) Jest
6 1 (2.44%) React Native
6 1 (2.44%) Redux
6 1 (2.44%) REST
6 1 (2.44%) Sass
6 1 (2.44%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (65.85%) User Experience
2 20 (48.78%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Blog
4 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) Analytics
2 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) SEO
4 16 (39.02%) A/B Testing
5 10 (24.39%) Digital Analytics
5 10 (24.39%) Visualisation
6 9 (21.95%) Data Analysis
6 9 (21.95%) Scrum
6 9 (21.95%) Service Design
6 9 (21.95%) Usability Testing
7 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
7 8 (19.51%) Prototyping
7 8 (19.51%) Rapid Prototyping
8 7 (17.07%) Ethnography
8 7 (17.07%) Front End Development
9 6 (14.63%) Web Analytics
9 6 (14.63%) Workflow
10 5 (12.20%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (12.20%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
2 6 (14.63%) Python
3 5 (12.20%) R
4 4 (9.76%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) Clojure
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) PHP
5 2 (4.88%) Scala
5 2 (4.88%) SQL
5 2 (4.88%) VBA
6 1 (2.44%) ES6
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.88%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.44%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Grafana
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Google
2 10 (24.39%) Tableau
3 8 (19.51%) Adobe
4 5 (12.20%) Optimizely
5 3 (7.32%) Maxymiser
6 2 (4.88%) Monetate
6 2 (4.88%) Qubit
6 2 (4.88%) Splunk
6 2 (4.88%) Tealium
7 1 (2.44%) Coremetrics
7 1 (2.44%) Facebook
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.44%) Teradata