The table below looks at the statistics for Information Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Management over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Management
Rank 127 109 101
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Contract jobs citing Information Management 6 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.69% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.92% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 7
Average daily rate
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£313 £208 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.24% -44.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £365 £425
% change year-on-year
+17.12% -14.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -3.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +103.12%
Information Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2008 2061 1518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.33% 74.54% 70.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1036 1084 617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 56 64
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.90 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £164.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Information Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Information Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Management across the Berkshire region.

Information Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Information Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Management across the Berkshire region.

Information Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +1 2 £313 - 2
Bracknell -1 1 - -
Reading -5 1 - - 4
Information Management
South East

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Information Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Management.

1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
1 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 7 (33.33%) Publishing
3 6 (28.57%) MS Office
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) SAP
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) IDOL
4 4 (19.05%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) PKI
4 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 3 (14.29%) CMS
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Data Management
5 3 (14.29%) MS Project
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) FTP
6 2 (9.52%) SAP BI
6 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
6 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) Photoshop

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Information Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS Office
3 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (14.29%) MS Project
4 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) FTP
2 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) IDOL
2 2 (9.52%) SAP BI
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) DataStage
General
1 7 (33.33%) Publishing
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 2 (9.52%) Games
4 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.52%) Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Product Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Games Producer
3 2 (9.52%) Project Controller
3 2 (9.52%) Programme Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) Designer
4 1 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Web Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Business Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) ETL Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) PKI
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Data Extraction
5 1 (4.76%) User Experience
5 1 (4.76%) New Media
5 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) Data Management
2 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Content Management
3 2 (9.52%) Document Management
3 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.52%) Process Management
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
3 2 (9.52%) Coaching
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Master Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) Dependency Management
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) VCP4
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (19.05%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) HP