The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Cheshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Management
Rank 70 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Contract jobs citing Information Management 4 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 1.20% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.63% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
Average daily rate £222 £259 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -35.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
655 552 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 77.42% 73.50% 61.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 250 220
Average daily rate £395 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 26 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £14.25 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Information Management
North West

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

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Information Management
North West

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) SAP APO
4 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (25.00%) Billing
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (12.50%) StarTeam
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 1 (12.50%) PowerHA
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) SAP MM

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP APO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
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