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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Management
England / North West
Rank 127 138 134
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing Information Management 10 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.39% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.48% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 17
Median daily rate £244 £395 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.29% +3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £262 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £505 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £57.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-44.73% +42.50%

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
2135 3149 2659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.31% 82.33% 77.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1363 1894 1519
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 143 114
Median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester +3 4 £190 -37.70% 2
Cheshire - 2 £525 - 2
Cumbria - 2 £170 -
Merseyside -2 1 £500 -
Information Management
England

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 8 (32.00%) Migration
2 7 (28.00%) NHS
2 7 (28.00%) ETL
2 7 (28.00%) Data Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Data Quality
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (12.00%) Publishing
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (12.00%) Finance
5 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
5 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Information Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Big Data
6 2 (8.00%) Talend
6 2 (8.00%) Data Governance
6 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (8.00%) Open Source
6 2 (8.00%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing

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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) Data Lake
2 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.00%) EDMS
3 1 (4.00%) EDRMS
3 1 (4.00%) SAS EBI
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Publishing
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) ETL Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Information Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Report Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Support
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Data Quality Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Talend Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Process Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) NHS
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Data Migration
2 7 (28.00%) ETL
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.00%) Information Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Extraction
5 2 (8.00%) Data Governance
5 2 (8.00%) Open Source
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Records Management
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) X++
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) DataCash
2 2 (8.00%) Talend
2 2 (8.00%) WorldPay
3 1 (4.00%) Civica
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos