The median contractor rate for a Knowledge Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Knowledge Manager
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 407 434 399
Rank change year-on-year +27 -35  
Contract jobs requiring a Knowledge Manager 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.022% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.023% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18549 21328 20201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.03% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13193 15310 13939
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 285 368
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Knowledge Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Knowledge Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Knowledge Manager in London

Knowledge Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Knowledge Manager in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Knowledge Manager in London

Knowledge Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Knowledge Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Knowledge Manager in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Military
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Information Exploitation
3 2 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (16.67%) Content Writing
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Splunk
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Regular Expression
4 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Nagios
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) XML

Knowledge Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 2 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Regular Expression
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (33.33%) Information Exploitation
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Content Writing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
1 1 (16.67%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk