The first table below looks at the demand for Information Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Management
Rank 65 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Information Management 8 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.74% 0.91% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £318 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
786 550 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 73.18% 71.24% 63.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 236 267
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 21
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £32.00 £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Information Management
Berkshire

Information Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Management across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Information Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Information Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Information Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Information Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) MS Access
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (23.08%) IDOL
4 3 (23.08%) Games
4 3 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Data Extraction
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 2 (15.38%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Statistics
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (15.38%) Taxonomies
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Meridio
5 2 (15.38%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (15.38%) Mathematics

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MS Access
2 3 (23.08%) IDOL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) EDRMS
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Design Authority
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Information Manager
3 2 (15.38%) NHS Information Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Information Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Flash
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Extraction
2 2 (15.38%) Statistics
2 2 (15.38%) Taxonomies
2 2 (15.38%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 2 (15.38%) NHS
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) ActionScript
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
2 1 (7.69%) Lua
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Meridio
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica