The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Knowledge Management
Rank 412 390 406
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +16
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 162 178 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.38% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.50% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 86 57
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£375 £373 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% -14.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £631
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.81% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -71.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £13.33 £50.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £23.20 £52.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £8.63 £51.50
% change year-on-year
+94.09% -83.24%
Knowledge Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37161 35673 30835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.42% 75.44% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23489 22217 18883
Average daily rate £425 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1070 1065 1029
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.88 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.90% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Knowledge Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -26 54 £393 +14.59% 6
London -23 50 £410 -0.60% 6
West Midlands +6 18 £295 - 1
East Midlands +4 11 £450 - 2
North West -9 10 £263 +110.00% 3
North East +4 8 £373 +7.50%
East of England +5 6 - - 3
South West -18 2 £263 -30.00%
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Knowledge Management
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Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 138 (41.07%) HP
2 135 (40.18%) Security Cleared
3 126 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 126 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 108 (32.14%) ISTQB
5 107 (31.85%) Oracle
6 106 (31.55%) .NET
7 103 (30.65%) Project Management
8 91 (27.08%) HTML
9 87 (25.89%) JavaScript
10 84 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 82 (24.40%) MS Excel
12 81 (24.11%) JSP
13 75 (22.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 74 (22.02%) Oracle EBS
14 74 (22.02%) ITIL
14 74 (22.02%) UNIX
15 71 (21.13%) Test Scripting
16 68 (20.24%) Citrix
17 61 (18.15%) SAN
18 55 (16.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
19 53 (15.77%) Finance
20 51 (15.18%) Oracle Reports
21 48 (14.29%) Linux
22 44 (13.10%) HP Quality Center
23 40 (11.90%) DV Cleared
23 40 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
24 39 (11.61%) Cisco
25 36 (10.71%) ISEB
26 35 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 26 (7.74%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.76%) CMS
3 6 (1.79%) Confluence
4 5 (1.49%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.49%) Lync
4 5 (1.49%) IBM Notes
5 4 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.89%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (0.89%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.89%) Apache
6 3 (0.89%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.60%) IIS
7 2 (0.60%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 82 (24.40%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.76%) MS Office
3 12 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.08%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.79%) MS Project
6 2 (0.60%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 74 (22.02%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.08%) Agresso
3 6 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.49%) Oracle CRM
4 5 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (1.19%) SAP FI
5 4 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.30%) SAP PP-PI
7 1 (0.30%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.30%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.30%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.30%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.30%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 61 (18.15%) SAN
2 28 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.79%) DHCP
3 6 (1.79%) DNS
4 5 (1.49%) Firewall
5 4 (1.19%) IP Telephony
5 4 (1.19%) Unified Communications
5 4 (1.19%) PBX
6 3 (0.89%) VPN
6 3 (0.89%) DMZ
6 3 (0.89%) Wireshark
6 3 (0.89%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.89%) SSL
6 3 (0.89%) NAS
7 2 (0.60%) Wireless
7 2 (0.60%) Network Security
7 2 (0.60%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.60%) LAN
7 2 (0.60%) SMTP
7 2 (0.60%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (15.18%) Oracle Reports
2 17 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.49%) DB2
3 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.19%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.19%) Big Data
4 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.89%) DTS
6 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.60%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.60%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.60%) IDOL
6 2 (0.60%) HBase
6 2 (0.60%) QlikView
6 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (3.27%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (2.68%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.49%) Subversion
3 5 (1.49%) JIRA
4 4 (1.19%) CruiseControl
4 4 (1.19%) Hudson
4 4 (1.19%) Ant
5 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.30%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (15.77%) Finance
2 15 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.87%) Banking
4 10 (2.98%) Marketing
4 10 (2.98%) Legal
5 9 (2.68%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.38%) Retail
6 8 (2.38%) Front Office
7 7 (2.08%) Law
8 6 (1.79%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.49%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.89%) Games
10 3 (0.89%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.30%) Publishing
11 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.30%) Electronics
11 1 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 77 (22.92%) Analyst
2 31 (9.23%) Test Analyst
3 29 (8.63%) Test Specialist
4 20 (5.95%) Consultant
4 20 (5.95%) Support Analyst
5 15 (4.46%) Developer
5 15 (4.46%) Architect
5 15 (4.46%) Project Manager
5 15 (4.46%) Test Leader
6 14 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 13 (3.87%) Test Manager
8 10 (2.98%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (2.68%) Service Manager
9 9 (2.68%) Knowledge Manager
10 7 (2.08%) Technical Support
11 6 (1.79%) Tester
11 6 (1.79%) Release Manager
11 6 (1.79%) Administrator
11 6 (1.79%) Service Analyst
11 6 (1.79%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (31.55%) .NET
2 91 (27.08%) HTML
3 84 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 81 (24.11%) JSP
5 13 (3.87%) XML
6 10 (2.98%) CSS
6 10 (2.98%) Web Services
7 6 (1.79%) .NET Framework
8 5 (1.49%) XMPP
9 4 (1.19%) jQuery
10 3 (0.89%) Middleware
10 3 (0.89%) J2EE
11 1 (0.30%) Flash
11 1 (0.30%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (0.30%) Rendezvous
11 1 (0.30%) SAP Basis
11 1 (0.30%) NHibernate
11 1 (0.30%) JSON
11 1 (0.30%) WCF
11 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.55%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.57%) CMDB
4 8 (2.38%) Replication
4 8 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (2.08%) Wiki
6 6 (1.79%) Social Media
6 6 (1.79%) User Experience
7 5 (1.49%) Reference Data
7 5 (1.49%) FMCG
7 5 (1.49%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.19%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.19%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.19%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.19%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.89%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.89%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.89%) Clustering
9 3 (0.89%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 74 (22.02%) UNIX
2 48 (14.29%) Linux
3 34 (10.12%) Windows
4 14 (4.17%) HPUX
5 13 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.38%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.49%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.19%) Windows 2000
9 4 (1.19%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.60%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.60%) VME
11 1 (0.30%) Android
11 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.30%) CentOS
11 1 (0.30%) Solaris
11 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (30.65%) Project Management
2 74 (22.02%) ITIL
3 71 (21.13%) Test Scripting
4 35 (10.42%) Service Management
5 30 (8.93%) CRM
5 30 (8.93%) Incident Management
6 29 (8.63%) Service Delivery
7 28 (8.33%) Security Testing
7 28 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 27 (8.04%) Software Testing
9 26 (7.74%) Problem Management
10 24 (7.14%) Migration
10 24 (7.14%) Configuration Management
11 21 (6.25%) Change Management
12 20 (5.95%) PRINCE2
12 20 (5.95%) Validation
13 19 (5.65%) Release Management
13 19 (5.65%) E-Commerce
13 19 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (5.36%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 87 (25.89%) JavaScript
2 26 (7.74%) SQL
3 25 (7.44%) PowerShell
4 24 (7.14%) VBA
5 21 (6.25%) Java
6 16 (4.76%) C#
7 11 (3.27%) VB
8 4 (1.19%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.89%) C
10 1 (0.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 135 (40.18%) Security Cleared
2 126 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 108 (32.14%) ISTQB
4 75 (22.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 55 (16.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 40 (11.90%) DV Cleared
7 36 (10.71%) ISEB
8 35 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 33 (9.82%) Cisco Certification
10 29 (8.63%) MCITP
11 13 (3.87%) Degree
12 6 (1.79%) CCNA
12 6 (1.79%) MCSE
13 5 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.19%) PMP
14 4 (1.19%) PMI Certification
15 3 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.89%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
16 2 (0.60%) APMP
16 2 (0.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.95%) QA
2 16 (4.76%) SLA
3 7 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.79%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.89%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.30%) HL7
6 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (9.23%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (0.89%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.60%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.60%) XenApp
5 2 (0.60%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.30%) vSphere
6 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 44 (13.10%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (1.49%) Tivoli
3 5 (1.49%) ServiceCenter
4 4 (1.19%) SCCM
4 4 (1.19%) Control-M
5 3 (0.89%) Nessus
5 3 (0.89%) Nmap
6 2 (0.60%) OpenView
6 2 (0.60%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.60%) ZENworks
6 2 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.60%) SCOM
6 2 (0.60%) Casper Suite
7 1 (0.30%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.30%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 138 (41.07%) HP
2 126 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 107 (31.85%) Oracle
4 68 (20.24%) Citrix
5 39 (11.61%) Cisco
6 19 (5.65%) SAP
7 13 (3.87%) VMware
8 12 (3.57%) ServiceNow
9 10 (2.98%) BMC
10 8 (2.38%) CA
10 8 (2.38%) Sybase
11 6 (1.79%) IBM
12 5 (1.49%) Avaya
12 5 (1.49%) Lotus
13 4 (1.19%) webMethods
13 4 (1.19%) Altiris
13 4 (1.19%) Remedy
13 4 (1.19%) Ab Initio
14 3 (0.89%) ATG
14 3 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Rate: £325-£340
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: Market Rates + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe
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Rate: NEG
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High Wycombe
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Rate: NEG
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Talent International
Rate: £400 - £410 per day
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