The table below looks at the statistics for Information Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Management over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Management
Rank 19 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Information Management 3 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.03% 5.26% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 7.61% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+27.50% +6.66%
Information Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
106 92 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 71.62% 69.17% 73.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 30 51
Average daily rate £500 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £220 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Information Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Information Management Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Information Management
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Information Management Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Information Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Information Management Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing Information 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 Information Management.

1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Social Media
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (33.33%) R
3 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 2 (33.33%) Tableau
3 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (33.33%) SAP HANA
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SAP

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing Information 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 Information Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Social Media
3 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) R
3 1 (16.67%) JCL
3 1 (16.67%) PL/1
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Tableau
2 2 (33.33%) Teradata