The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Manager
Rank 253 242 232
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Information Manager 5 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.059% 0.13% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.13% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 1
Average daily rate £463 £513 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% +132.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £485 £325
% change year-on-year
-22.68% +49.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
Information Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8011 8890 7964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.98% 93.80% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4827 4759 4142
Average daily rate £385 £375 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 434 467
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.96 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Information Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Manager in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Information Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Information Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Information Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Information Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Information Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 2 £463 -2.63% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 1 - -
Surrey -6 1 £475 -9.52%
West Sussex - 1 £413 - 1
Information Manager
England

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Information Manager in their job title 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 with Information Manager in their job title.

1 13 (68.42%) Information Security
2 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
2 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
3 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
3 7 (36.84%) Legal
4 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
4 5 (26.32%) Banking
4 5 (26.32%) ISMS
5 4 (21.05%) Smart Meter
5 4 (21.05%) RMADS
5 4 (21.05%) Information Assurance
5 4 (21.05%) Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) Information Governance
5 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity Management
5 4 (21.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
5 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
5 4 (21.05%) Operations Management
5 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
5 4 (21.05%) JSP 440
5 4 (21.05%) Security Management
5 4 (21.05%) Firewall
5 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) VPN
6 3 (15.79%) NHS
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Finance

Information Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Information Manager in their job title 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 with Information Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (36.84%) Legal
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (5.26%) Publishing
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) Smart Meter
3 3 (15.79%) NHS
4 2 (10.53%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (5.26%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (5.26%) Informatics
5 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Information Security
2 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
3 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
4 5 (26.32%) ISMS
5 4 (21.05%) Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
5 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
5 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity Management
5 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
5 4 (21.05%) Information Assurance
5 4 (21.05%) Information Governance
5 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
5 4 (21.05%) Operations Management
5 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (21.05%) Security Management
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Data Security
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CISM
1 2 (10.53%) CISSP
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CISA
2 1 (5.26%) CLAS
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
2 4 (21.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (21.05%) JSP 440
2 4 (21.05%) RMADS
3 2 (10.53%) COBIT
3 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
4 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001