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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 153 142 138
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 4 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.41% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.52% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 3
Median daily rate £150 £707 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-78.78% +96.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +11.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £34.95 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.95 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +83.94%
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
2729 3288 2514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.84% 79.42% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1820 2012 1489
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 129 106
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £47.71 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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
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 6 December 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 3 £150 -43.92%
Manchester +6 1 - - 1
Knowledge Management
England

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 10 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (20.00%) BMC
5 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (20.00%) Apple
5 3 (20.00%) SLA
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) ITSM
5 3 (20.00%) Remedy
5 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (20.00%) SCCM
5 3 (20.00%) iPhone
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Middleware
7 1 (6.67%) 3G
7 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange

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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) 3G
1 1 (6.67%) 4G
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) CaliberRM
General
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) Service Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (40.00%) Service Desk Support
3 5 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Customer Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Customer Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Officer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (20.00%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) ITSM
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Apple
2 3 (20.00%) BMC
2 3 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Nokia