The first table below looks at the demand for Information Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Management over the 3 months to 15 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 Somerset 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Management
Rank 49 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Management 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.96% - 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% - 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £388 - £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £336
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +18.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £13.35
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
340 115 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 81.53% 58.08% 61.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 58 54
Average daily rate £350 £310 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -15.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £249 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £432 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Average hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Information Management
South West

Information Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Information Management Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Information Management
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Information Management Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Information Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Information Management Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 15 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Templecombe - - - - 1
Information Management
South West

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (69.23%) MS Office
1 9 (69.23%) SharePoint
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
1 9 (69.23%) Publishing
2 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
3 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
4 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (46.15%) Migration
4 6 (46.15%) Workflow
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (30.77%) XSLT
7 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
8 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
8 2 (15.38%) Ajax

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 9 (69.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (69.23%) Publishing
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management Officer
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) XSLT
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) XHTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Workflow
3 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
4 2 (15.38%) System Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
4 2 (15.38%) Release Management
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks