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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 38 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.65% 1.27% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.44% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £104 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £34.95 £18.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +91.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.48 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+10.85% +120.16%
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
252 486 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.35% 88.04% 73.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 340 189
Median daily rate £450 £458 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.74% +8.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £600 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 45 20
Median hourly rate £43.50 £37.00 £63.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.56% -41.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.59 £21.50 £18.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £56.97 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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
Preston +1 1 £98 -
Knowledge Management
North West

Knowledge Management
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) SLA
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) CaliberRM
3 2 (16.67%) QA
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) CaliberRM
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
2 5 (41.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Service Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) People Management
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP