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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Knowledge Management
Rank 191 174 193
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 71 72 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.78% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 1.06% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 17 17
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£306 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £554 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.25 £26.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-57.54% +51.42%
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
7409 6824 6054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.38% 74.30% 71.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4437 3744 3216
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 252 278
Average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.75 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -25 30 £300 -7.69% 2
Berkshire +16 20 £450 +20.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £300 -
Buckinghamshire - 7 £248 - 1
Surrey +4 6 £385 -26.38% 1
Middlesex - 4 £371 - 1
Knowledge Management
England

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 60 (43.80%) HP
2 56 (40.88%) Security Cleared
3 54 (39.42%) Microsoft
4 48 (35.04%) HTML
5 45 (32.85%) SC Cleared
6 39 (28.47%) ISTQB
7 34 (24.82%) MS Excel
8 32 (23.36%) ITIL
8 32 (23.36%) Test Scripting
9 30 (21.90%) .NET
10 28 (20.44%) JavaScript
10 28 (20.44%) ASP.NET
10 28 (20.44%) JSP
11 27 (19.71%) Project Management
11 27 (19.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 26 (18.98%) SQL
12 26 (18.98%) UNIX
13 23 (16.79%) Service Management
14 22 (16.06%) ITSM
14 22 (16.06%) SharePoint
14 22 (16.06%) Java
14 22 (16.06%) Cisco
14 22 (16.06%) BMC
14 22 (16.06%) CMDB
15 21 (15.33%) Content Management
15 21 (15.33%) CA
15 21 (15.33%) XML
15 21 (15.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (15.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 20 (14.60%) ServiceNow

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 22 (16.06%) SharePoint
2 20 (14.60%) CMS
3 6 (4.38%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.19%) Lync
5 3 (2.19%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.46%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (24.82%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.30%) MS Office
3 2 (1.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (8.76%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) Yammer
2 1 (0.73%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (0.73%) SaaS
2 1 (0.73%) PaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Office 365
2 1 (0.73%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.76%) SAN
2 7 (5.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.65%) Intranet
4 3 (2.19%) PBX
4 3 (2.19%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.73%) LAN
5 1 (0.73%) SMTP
5 1 (0.73%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.73%) SSL
5 1 (0.73%) Internet
5 1 (0.73%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.84%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.73%) Big Data
3 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.73%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.73%) HP UFT
General
1 11 (8.03%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.57%) Finance
3 2 (1.46%) Banking
3 2 (1.46%) Retail
3 2 (1.46%) Marketing
4 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.73%) Electronics
4 1 (0.73%) Legal
4 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (16.79%) Analyst
2 19 (13.87%) Developer
3 18 (13.14%) Test Analyst
3 18 (13.14%) ServiceNow Developer
4 16 (11.68%) Test Leader
5 12 (8.76%) Test Specialist
6 10 (7.30%) Knowledge Manager
7 9 (6.57%) Tester
8 7 (5.11%) Architect
9 6 (4.38%) Security Architect
10 4 (2.92%) Project Manager
10 4 (2.92%) Consultant
10 4 (2.92%) Administrator
11 3 (2.19%) Support Analyst
11 3 (2.19%) Service Manager
11 3 (2.19%) Senior Consultant
11 3 (2.19%) Test Manager
11 3 (2.19%) Content Manager
12 2 (1.46%) Functional Tester
12 2 (1.46%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (35.04%) HTML
2 30 (21.90%) .NET
3 28 (20.44%) ASP.NET
3 28 (20.44%) JSP
4 21 (15.33%) XML
5 20 (14.60%) Web Services
5 20 (14.60%) CSS
6 1 (0.73%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.06%) CMDB
2 11 (8.03%) Management Information System
3 10 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.38%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.46%) Wiki
6 2 (1.46%) Replication
6 2 (1.46%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.46%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.46%) User Experience
7 1 (0.73%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.73%) DTV
7 1 (0.73%) Clustering
7 1 (0.73%) IVR
7 1 (0.73%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.98%) UNIX
2 18 (13.14%) Linux
3 11 (8.03%) Windows
4 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.73%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.73%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.36%) ITIL
1 32 (23.36%) Test Scripting
2 27 (19.71%) Project Management
3 23 (16.79%) Service Management
4 22 (16.06%) ITSM
5 21 (15.33%) Content Management
6 19 (13.87%) Unit Testing
7 18 (13.14%) Migration
7 18 (13.14%) Security Testing
8 14 (10.22%) Test Strategy
8 14 (10.22%) Workflow
9 13 (9.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (8.03%) Data Migration
10 11 (8.03%) Change Management
10 11 (8.03%) Test Planning
11 10 (7.30%) Non-Functional Testing
11 10 (7.30%) Service Delivery
12 8 (5.84%) Integration Testing
12 8 (5.84%) Automated Testing
13 7 (5.11%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.44%) JavaScript
2 26 (18.98%) SQL
3 22 (16.06%) Java
4 19 (13.87%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.65%) VBA
6 4 (2.92%) C
7 1 (0.73%) C#
7 1 (0.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (40.88%) Security Cleared
2 45 (32.85%) SC Cleared
3 39 (28.47%) ISTQB
4 27 (19.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (15.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 21 (15.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (13.14%) ISEB
6 18 (13.14%) MCITP
7 17 (12.41%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (5.84%) Degree
8 8 (5.84%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.19%) MCSE
10 1 (0.73%) MCSA
10 1 (0.73%) CISSP
10 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.73%) PMP
10 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.92%) SLA
2 3 (2.19%) QA
3 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (8.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.92%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.73%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (8.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.73%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (0.73%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.73%) Nessus
2 1 (0.73%) Nmap
Vendors
1 60 (43.80%) HP
2 54 (39.42%) Microsoft
3 22 (16.06%) Cisco
3 22 (16.06%) BMC
4 21 (15.33%) CA
5 20 (14.60%) ServiceNow
6 17 (12.41%) Oracle
7 13 (9.49%) Citrix
8 7 (5.11%) Symantec
8 7 (5.11%) ArcSight
9 6 (4.38%) Tripwire
10 5 (3.65%) VMware
11 3 (2.19%) Avaya
11 3 (2.19%) SAP
11 3 (2.19%) Cyber-Ark
12 2 (1.46%) Siebel
12 2 (1.46%) Remedy
13 1 (0.73%) McAfee
13 1 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.73%) Altiris