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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £356 £359
% change year-on-year
-1.75% -0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £12.89
% change year-on-year
+61.11% +39.64%
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
314 335 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 77.53% 78.82% 65.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 230 90
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 £285 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 16 15
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 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.40 £47.40 £47.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Software Audit
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Release Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Software Audit
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared