The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 142 185 192
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +7
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 10 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.099% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.12% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 11
Average daily rate £575 £225 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+155.55% -47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £201 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £305 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+61.11% +4.95%
Knowledge Management
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2632 4072 4650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 83.90% 80.89% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2087 3166 3367
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 50
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.25 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% -18.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (55.00%) Service Management
2 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) ITIL
4 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle
6 6 (30.00%) Finance
6 6 (30.00%) Migration
7 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (25.00%) Project Management
7 5 (25.00%) ETL
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
8 4 (20.00%) SCOM
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (20.00%) Hedge funds
8 4 (20.00%) Veritas
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (20.00%) SLA
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) Solaris
8 4 (20.00%) Siebel
8 4 (20.00%) Financial Institution

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (10.00%) SAS
3 1 (5.00%) Alfresco
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Unica
2 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (15.00%) Pentaho
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) ObjectStore
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.00%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Siebel Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Broadcast Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Information Management Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Java EE
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Hedge funds
3 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) BBC
5 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (5.00%) BYOD
5 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (5.00%) e-Learning
5 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (5.00%) Learning Management System
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.00%) SCORM
5 1 (5.00%) Social Network
5 1 (5.00%) Taxonomies
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (5.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Solaris
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Service Management
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (30.00%) Migration
4 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) ETL
4 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Workflow
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Campaign Management
7 2 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (10.00%) Data Management
7 2 (10.00%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (15.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Siebel
3 4 (20.00%) Veritas
4 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) Adobe
6 1 (5.00%) BMC
6 1 (5.00%) Google
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Isilon
6 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (5.00%) Remedy
6 1 (5.00%) SAP
6 1 (5.00%) VMware