The first table below looks at the demand for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Knowledge Management
Rank 60 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £334
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+51.42% -18.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
485 405 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.02% 66.83% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 234 252
Average daily rate £351 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 17
Average hourly rate £21.25 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.85% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.05 £84.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £179.50 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Knowledge Management
West Midlands

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management.

1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Supplier Management
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Management
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Sybase
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Release Management
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
5 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Service Continuity Management
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Network Design
5 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (25.00%) BCP

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Service Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Sourcing Manager
2 3 (37.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (37.50%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Supplier Management
1 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Management
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) Release Management
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Service Continuity Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) BCP
4 2 (25.00%) Network Design
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft