The table below looks at the statistics for Information Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Management over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Management
Rank - 71 70
Contract jobs citing Information Management 0 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 1.00% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.19% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate - £438 £222
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +97.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £42.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-28.99% +181.66%
Information Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
935 843 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.62% 84.38% 80.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 533 310
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 39 49
Average hourly rate £22.54 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Information Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Information Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Information Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Information Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Information Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Information Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire