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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Management over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Management
Rank 134 120 104
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Contract jobs citing Information Management 14 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.49% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.68% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£420 £375 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% +40.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £222 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £458 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £380 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+181.66% -16.66%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2697 2048 1649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 74.77% 72.27% 70.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1464 1047 809
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 128 80
Average hourly rate £41.00 £31.56 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.93% +14.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.58 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Information Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire 0 6 £475 +113.96% 5
Manchester -11 4 £400 -3.03% 1
Merseyside -15 2 £275 -26.66%
Lancashire - - - -
Information Management
England

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
1 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (23.33%) Data Governance
3 6 (20.00%) NHS
3 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (20.00%) Data Management
3 6 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) Informatics
4 5 (16.67%) QA
5 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (13.33%) Data Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 4 (13.33%) Retail
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (13.33%) MS Project
5 4 (13.33%) MS Office
5 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (13.33%) Finance
5 4 (13.33%) Legal
6 3 (10.00%) Change Management
6 3 (10.00%) Intranet
6 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) Freedom of Information Act

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Project
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.33%) VoIP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.33%) Cognos Powerplay
3 1 (3.33%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (3.33%) OLAP
3 1 (3.33%) DTS
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.33%) ReportNet
3 1 (3.33%) SAP BI
3 1 (3.33%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.33%) Xcelsius
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) ERwin
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Legal
1 4 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Information Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Project Support Officer
3 3 (10.00%) Project Officer
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Developer
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Data Governance Manager
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Governance Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Data Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Audit Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.00%) NHS
3 5 (16.67%) Informatics
4 4 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (10.00%) Freedom of Information Act
5 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
6 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (23.33%) Data Governance
3 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (20.00%) Data Management
3 6 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 4 (13.33%) Data Architecture
4 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Analytics
5 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (6.67%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (6.67%) Line Management
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Data Stewardship
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (3.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) GMP
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) COBIT
3 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) SAP
1 2 (6.67%) Teradata
2 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.33%) Cognos
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix
2 1 (3.33%) Avaya
2 1 (3.33%) Informatica
2 1 (3.33%) AppSense
Cheshire
ICO
Posted: 8 days ago
Wilmslow, near Manchester, Cheshire
Information Commissioner's Office
Rate: £39,137 + benefits + pension
Posted: 8 days ago