The first table below looks at the demand for Information Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Management over the 3 months to 16 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 Chester 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Management
Rank 40 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs citing Information Management 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.77% 1.38% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.90% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £222 - -
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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
216 105 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 82.76% 72.41% 47.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 25 14
Average daily rate £350 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 14 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +221.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Information Management
Cheshire

Information Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Information Management Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Information Management
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Information Management Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Information Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Information Management Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Information Management
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 2 (66.67%) Matrix Management
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) PowerHA
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Services Delivery Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
Chester, Cheshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £475 per day excellent salary or rate
Posted: 5 days ago