The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 41 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.47% 0.70% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.84% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £263 £299 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% -14.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £10.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+151.16% -61.94%
Knowledge 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
308 358 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.49% 84.04% 79.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 235 266
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £565 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 33
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £16.30 £19.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.33 £47.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+4.59% +1.66%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Knowledge Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Knowledge Management
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool +3 3 £263 -
Preston - 3 - -
Knowledge Management
North West

Knowledge Management
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Knowledge Management.

1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) CaliberRM
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) CaliberRM
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP