The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 England 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Knowledge Management
Rank 362 419 475
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +56
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 202 132 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.39% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 64 45
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£365 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £220 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £476 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £339
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 5
Average hourly rate £18.21 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £15.40 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £88.55 £45.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.13 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+37.85% -18.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36751 34198 37638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.46% 73.37% 71.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23125 21216 22145
Average daily rate £408 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 977 1381
Average hourly rate £23.00 £31.00 £32.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% -3.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.26 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Knowledge Management
UK

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 1 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 August 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +44 87 £423 +5.62% 16
South East +23 64 £375 -4.21% 16
East of England -9 18 £265 -37.64% 3
North West -15 10 £333 +137.50% 1
South West -30 9 £458 +14.37% 3
North East - 6 £365 - 1
Yorkshire +3 4 £350 - 2
East Midlands -7 2 £150 -56.52%
West Midlands -13 2 £400 +11.11% 1
Knowledge Management
UK

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 134 (33.84%) HP
2 133 (33.59%) Oracle
3 129 (32.58%) Security Cleared
4 125 (31.57%) Microsoft
5 123 (31.06%) HTML
6 115 (29.04%) ISTQB
7 107 (27.02%) SC Cleared
8 99 (25.00%) .NET
8 99 (25.00%) ITIL
9 91 (22.98%) Project Management
10 90 (22.73%) JavaScript
11 88 (22.22%) JSP
11 88 (22.22%) ASP.NET
12 87 (21.97%) Test Scripting
13 75 (18.94%) SharePoint
14 69 (17.42%) Finance
15 64 (16.16%) UNIX
16 62 (15.66%) DV Cleared
16 62 (15.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 60 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
18 59 (14.90%) MS Excel
19 57 (14.39%) CRM
20 55 (13.89%) QuickTest Pro
21 53 (13.38%) C#
21 53 (13.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 51 (12.88%) Windows
22 51 (12.88%) Oracle EBS
22 51 (12.88%) Test Automation
23 50 (12.63%) VB
24 49 (12.37%) Service Management

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 75 (18.94%) SharePoint
2 26 (6.57%) CMS
3 12 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.77%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.77%) Drupal
6 6 (1.52%) Alfresco
6 6 (1.52%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (1.26%) Confluence
7 5 (1.26%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.51%) Liferay
10 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.51%) Documentum
10 2 (0.51%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.25%) Lync
Applications
1 59 (14.90%) MS Excel
2 42 (10.61%) MS Office
3 24 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (4.55%) MS Visio
5 12 (3.03%) MS Project
6 11 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 51 (12.88%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (1.77%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (1.52%) RMDS
5 4 (1.01%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.76%) Workday HCM
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.51%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.51%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.25%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.25%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.25%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.01%) SaaS
2 2 (0.51%) IaaS
2 2 (0.51%) PaaS
2 2 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (9.34%) TCP/IP
2 28 (7.07%) HTTPS
3 26 (6.57%) Intranet
4 17 (4.29%) SSL
4 17 (4.29%) SAN
5 15 (3.79%) Wireshark
6 13 (3.28%) Internet
7 12 (3.03%) HTTP
7 12 (3.03%) DNS
8 6 (1.52%) VPN
8 6 (1.52%) Firewall
9 3 (0.76%) WAN
9 3 (0.76%) ADSL
9 3 (0.76%) Broadband
9 3 (0.76%) VLAN
9 3 (0.76%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.51%) LDAP
10 2 (0.51%) DMZ
10 2 (0.51%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.52%) DB2
3 6 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.01%) DataStage
5 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.76%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (0.76%) EDRMS
5 3 (0.76%) MySQL
5 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.25%) Big Data
7 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.25%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 55 (13.89%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (3.03%) LoadRunner
3 11 (2.78%) JIRA
4 9 (2.27%) PowerDesigner
4 9 (2.27%) JUnit
5 4 (1.01%) CaliberRM
5 4 (1.01%) Subversion
5 4 (1.01%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.25%) Hudson
6 1 (0.25%) MSI
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 69 (17.42%) Finance
2 27 (6.82%) Publishing
3 24 (6.06%) Banking
4 15 (3.79%) Marketing
5 14 (3.54%) Investment Banking
6 13 (3.28%) Front Office
7 12 (3.03%) Back Office
7 12 (3.03%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.77%) Legal
9 7 (1.77%) Retail
10 6 (1.52%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.52%) Law
11 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.25%) Military
12 1 (0.25%) Advertising
12 1 (0.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 91 (22.98%) Analyst
2 49 (12.37%) Test Analyst
3 29 (7.32%) Architect
4 25 (6.31%) Test Manager
5 24 (6.06%) Tester
6 23 (5.81%) Business Analyst
7 22 (5.56%) Coordinator
7 22 (5.56%) Test Leader
8 19 (4.80%) Consultant
8 19 (4.80%) Developer
9 17 (4.29%) Service Manager
9 17 (4.29%) Project Manager
10 14 (3.54%) Test Specialist
10 14 (3.54%) Support Engineer
11 10 (2.53%) QA Tester
12 9 (2.27%) Programme Manager
12 9 (2.27%) Knowledge Manager
13 8 (2.02%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (2.02%) Automation Tester
14 7 (1.77%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (31.06%) HTML
2 99 (25.00%) .NET
3 88 (22.22%) JSP
3 88 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 21 (5.30%) XML
5 19 (4.80%) CSS
6 17 (4.29%) Web Services
7 11 (2.78%) XSD
8 10 (2.53%) OLE
9 9 (2.27%) XSLT
10 7 (1.77%) J2EE
11 4 (1.01%) Visualforce
11 4 (1.01%) Middleware
12 3 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
12 3 (0.76%) Ruby on Rails
13 2 (0.51%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 2 (0.51%) JSON
13 2 (0.51%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (0.51%) Ajax
13 2 (0.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.85%) Management Information System
2 28 (7.07%) CMDB
3 17 (4.29%) Wiki
4 16 (4.04%) Social Media
5 12 (3.03%) Mainframe
6 11 (2.78%) Graphic Design
7 9 (2.27%) W3C
7 9 (2.27%) Taxonomies
7 9 (2.27%) Semantic Web
8 8 (2.02%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.02%) Open Source
9 7 (1.77%) Data Conversion
10 6 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.52%) iPad
11 5 (1.26%) NHS
11 5 (1.26%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.26%) Social Network
11 5 (1.26%) iPhone
12 4 (1.01%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.01%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 64 (16.16%) UNIX
2 51 (12.88%) Windows
3 43 (10.86%) Linux
4 29 (7.32%) Windows XP
5 28 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (6.31%) Windows 2000
8 9 (2.27%) Solaris
9 5 (1.26%) MVS
10 4 (1.01%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.76%) AIX
12 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.25%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (25.00%) ITIL
2 91 (22.98%) Project Management
3 87 (21.97%) Test Scripting
4 57 (14.39%) CRM
5 51 (12.88%) Test Automation
6 49 (12.37%) Service Management
7 44 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 42 (10.61%) Change Management
9 38 (9.60%) Service Delivery
10 37 (9.34%) Validation
11 35 (8.84%) Test Strategy
12 34 (8.59%) Workflow
13 32 (8.08%) ITSM
14 29 (7.32%) Software Testing
15 27 (6.82%) Problem Management
16 24 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
17 23 (5.81%) Information Management
18 22 (5.56%) Content Management
19 21 (5.30%) Document Management
19 21 (5.30%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 90 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 53 (13.38%) C#
3 50 (12.63%) VB
4 36 (9.09%) Java
5 33 (8.33%) SQL
6 9 (2.27%) XQuery
6 9 (2.27%) SPARQL
7 7 (1.77%) VBA
8 4 (1.01%) Apex Code
8 4 (1.01%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.76%) Ruby
10 2 (0.51%) C
10 2 (0.51%) ABAP
10 2 (0.51%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.25%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.25%) Python
11 1 (0.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 129 (32.58%) Security Cleared
2 115 (29.04%) ISTQB
3 107 (27.02%) SC Cleared
4 62 (15.66%) DV Cleared
4 62 (15.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 53 (13.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 43 (10.86%) Degree
7 22 (5.56%) ISEB
8 12 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.77%) MCITP
11 5 (1.26%) CCNA
11 5 (1.26%) MOS
12 4 (1.01%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.76%) MCSE
14 2 (0.51%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.51%) CCNP
14 2 (0.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.84%) QA
2 19 (4.80%) SLA
3 5 (1.26%) COBIT
4 3 (0.76%) BS15000
5 2 (0.51%) GCP
5 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.51%) GxP
5 2 (0.51%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) TickIT
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) SNOMED CT
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (4.04%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.79%) Nmap
3 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (0.51%) RACF
4 1 (0.25%) ACF2
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.25%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 48 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (3.79%) Nessus
3 9 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (1.77%) SCCM
5 6 (1.52%) SCOM
6 4 (1.01%) OVSD
7 3 (0.76%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.51%) OpenView
8 2 (0.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.51%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 134 (33.84%) HP
2 133 (33.59%) Oracle
3 125 (31.57%) Microsoft
4 23 (5.81%) BMC
5 19 (4.80%) Remedy
6 15 (3.79%) ServiceNow
7 14 (3.54%) Citrix
8 13 (3.28%) SAP
9 8 (2.02%) Cisco
9 8 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.77%) Open Text
10 7 (1.77%) Dell
10 7 (1.77%) CA
10 7 (1.77%) Atlassian
11 6 (1.52%) IBM
11 6 (1.52%) 29West
12 5 (1.26%) Bloomberg
12 5 (1.26%) Adobe
12 5 (1.26%) Sun
12 5 (1.26%) Lotus
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kent
Volaris Exec
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Up to £235 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £14.75 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £50.00 - £54.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 4 days ago
South West England
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 8 days ago