The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 105 86 77
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 1 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.35% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.45% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £121 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -67.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+61.11% +4.95%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1483 1106 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.84% 77.45% 75.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 669 479
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.50 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) NHS
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) BCP
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Design
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) BCP
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft