The table below looks at the statistics for Information Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Management over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Management
Rank 154 135 123
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -12
Contract jobs citing Information Management 10 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.73% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 6
Median daily rate £525 £363 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.82% -4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £277 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £45.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-50.55% +200.00%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3294 3016 2345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.62% 77.59% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2049 1667 1222
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 146 126
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £25.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +47.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.86 £60.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Information Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Information Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Information Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Information Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Information Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Information Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Information Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Information Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Lancashire +8 5 £525 +90.90% 2
Manchester -16 3 - - 2
Merseyside -3 1 £315 -
Cheshire -20 1 - -
Information Management
England

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Information 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 North West region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
2 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (26.67%) Information Security
2 8 (26.67%) Data Management
2 8 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
4 6 (20.00%) Finance
4 6 (20.00%) SDLC
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Licensing
5 5 (16.67%) Software Licensing
5 5 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 5 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (16.67%) Release Management
5 5 (16.67%) Change Management
5 5 (16.67%) LIMS
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Informatics
6 4 (13.33%) Validation
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Publishing
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Information Assurance
7 3 (10.00%) Compliance Audit
8 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (6.67%) Data Governance

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.33%) DB2
2 1 (3.33%) OLTP
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Publishing
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
1 8 (26.67%) Security Advisor
2 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Data Governance Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Data Governance Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Data Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Governance Manager
4 2 (6.67%) IT Director
4 2 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Business Objects Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Advisor
5 1 (3.33%) e-Learning Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Head of Business Systems
5 1 (3.33%) Head of Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Head of Project Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Head of Projects
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security Advisor
5 1 (3.33%) NHS Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.67%) LIMS
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Licensing
4 4 (13.33%) Informatics
5 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.67%) NHS
6 1 (3.33%) e-Learning
6 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.33%) Ontologies
6 1 (3.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
2 8 (26.67%) Data Management
2 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
2 8 (26.67%) Information Security
2 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.00%) SDLC
4 5 (16.67%) Change Management
4 5 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) Release Management
4 5 (16.67%) Software Licensing
5 4 (13.33%) Validation
6 3 (10.00%) Compliance Audit
6 3 (10.00%) Information Assurance
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) CRM
7 2 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) JCL
2 1 (3.33%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) LabWare