The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 156 145 132
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 10 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.42% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £306 £299 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +13.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £280 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £380 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £10.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+151.16% -64.16%
Knowledge 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
3184 2840 2308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.96% 77.47% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1975 1629 1216
Median daily rate £422 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 131 115
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.09 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management across the North West region.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management across the North West region.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cheshire -5 5 £350 -12.50% 2
Lancashire +8 3 £263 -12.22% 1
Merseyside -3 1 £400 -
Manchester -10 1 - - 1
Knowledge Management
England

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management.

1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow
2 4 (36.36%) Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) QA
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Intranet
4 2 (18.18%) ITSM
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) Middleware
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy
5 1 (9.09%) BCP
5 1 (9.09%) Blackberry

Knowledge 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) CaliberRM
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Process Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Service Improvement Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) ITSM
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) BCP
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Business Performance Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) Ariba
3 1 (9.09%) BMC
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
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