The table below looks at the statistics for Information Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information 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
Information Management
Rank 45 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Management 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.51% - 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% - 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £136 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+27.50% +3.22%
Information Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
306 324 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 77.86% 78.64% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 221 85
Average daily rate £450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £550 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £20.35 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.00 £44.80 £47.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Information Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Information Management Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Information Management
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Information Management Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Information Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Information Management Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Preston - 2 £136 -
Information Management
North West

Information Management
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Project Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Data Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle