The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills 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 Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Knowledge Management
Rank 212 185 205
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +20
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 63 70 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.75% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.01% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 19 17
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£325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £538 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 £13.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+238.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.12 £19.98 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.72% +14.17%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7697 6928 6483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.77% 74.51% 73.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4723 3915 3571
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 273 262
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.25 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.30% -23.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.44 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.65 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Knowledge Management
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 Knowledge Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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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
Hampshire -15 30 £313 +4.16% 1
Berkshire +8 17 £450 +20.00%
Oxfordshire - 7 £300 -
Surrey -8 5 £391 -25.33%
Middlesex +5 4 £371 -12.30% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £195 -
Knowledge Management
England

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management.

1 55 (43.65%) HP
2 50 (39.68%) Security Cleared
3 49 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 47 (37.30%) HTML
5 40 (31.75%) SC Cleared
6 36 (28.57%) ISTQB
7 33 (26.19%) Test Scripting
8 28 (22.22%) ITIL
9 27 (21.43%) JSP
9 27 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 27 (21.43%) .NET
10 26 (20.63%) SQL
11 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET
11 25 (19.84%) Project Management
12 24 (19.05%) MS Excel
13 23 (18.25%) UNIX
13 23 (18.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 22 (17.46%) CMDB
14 22 (17.46%) Service Management
14 22 (17.46%) ITSM
14 22 (17.46%) Java
14 22 (17.46%) BMC
15 21 (16.67%) XML
15 21 (16.67%) Content Management
16 20 (15.87%) ServiceNow
16 20 (15.87%) CA
16 20 (15.87%) CSS
16 20 (15.87%) Web Services
16 20 (15.87%) CMS
17 19 (15.08%) SharePoint

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (15.87%) CMS
2 19 (15.08%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.59%) Lync
5 2 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) Yammer
2 1 (0.79%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) PaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.14%) SAN
2 8 (6.35%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.97%) Intranet
4 2 (1.59%) PBX
4 2 (1.59%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.79%) MVNO
5 1 (0.79%) Broadband
5 1 (0.79%) Internet
5 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.79%) Big Data
3 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.38%) HP UFT
General
1 11 (8.73%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.56%) Finance
3 3 (2.38%) Banking
4 2 (1.59%) Retail
4 2 (1.59%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Billing
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (23.02%) Analyst
2 23 (18.25%) Test Analyst
3 19 (15.08%) Developer
4 18 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 18 (14.29%) ServiceNow Developer
5 9 (7.14%) Knowledge Manager
6 8 (6.35%) Tester
6 8 (6.35%) Test Specialist
7 6 (4.76%) Architect
7 6 (4.76%) Security Architect
8 3 (2.38%) Content Manager
8 3 (2.38%) Business Analyst
8 3 (2.38%) Test Manager
8 3 (2.38%) Consultant
8 3 (2.38%) Support Analyst
8 3 (2.38%) Administrator
8 3 (2.38%) Service Manager
9 2 (1.59%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (1.59%) Project Manager
9 2 (1.59%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (37.30%) HTML
2 27 (21.43%) .NET
2 27 (21.43%) JSP
3 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET
4 21 (16.67%) XML
5 20 (15.87%) Web Services
5 20 (15.87%) CSS
6 1 (0.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.46%) CMDB
2 10 (7.94%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.76%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.59%) Wiki
5 2 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.59%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.79%) iPad
6 1 (0.79%) User Experience
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) IVR
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.79%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.25%) UNIX
2 13 (10.32%) Linux
3 10 (7.94%) Windows
4 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.19%) Test Scripting
2 28 (22.22%) ITIL
3 25 (19.84%) Project Management
4 22 (17.46%) Service Management
4 22 (17.46%) ITSM
5 21 (16.67%) Content Management
6 19 (15.08%) Unit Testing
7 18 (14.29%) Migration
8 14 (11.11%) Security Testing
9 13 (10.32%) Test Strategy
9 13 (10.32%) Test Planning
9 13 (10.32%) Workflow
10 12 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (9.52%) Data Migration
10 12 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
11 10 (7.94%) Integration Testing
11 10 (7.94%) Automated Testing
11 10 (7.94%) Change Management
12 8 (6.35%) UML
12 8 (6.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 26 (20.63%) SQL
3 22 (17.46%) Java
4 15 (11.90%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.38%) C
5 3 (2.38%) C#
5 3 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (39.68%) Security Cleared
2 40 (31.75%) SC Cleared
3 36 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 23 (18.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (15.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 18 (14.29%) ISEB
7 16 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (11.11%) MCITP
9 13 (10.32%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (7.14%) Degree
10 9 (7.14%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.59%) MCSE
12 1 (0.79%) MCSA
12 1 (0.79%) CISSP
12 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.79%) PMP
12 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.97%) VMware ESX
2 5 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.79%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 55 (43.65%) HP
2 49 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 22 (17.46%) BMC
4 20 (15.87%) CA
4 20 (15.87%) ServiceNow
5 16 (12.70%) Cisco
6 15 (11.90%) Oracle
7 10 (7.94%) Citrix
8 7 (5.56%) ArcSight
9 6 (4.76%) Tripwire
9 6 (4.76%) Symantec
10 5 (3.97%) VMware
11 3 (2.38%) Cyber-Ark
12 2 (1.59%) Remedy
12 2 (1.59%) McAfee
12 2 (1.59%) Avaya
12 2 (1.59%) Siebel
13 1 (0.79%) SAP
13 1 (0.79%) Juniper
13 1 (0.79%) Genesys