The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 2014 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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Knowledge Management
Rank 56 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.52% 0.42% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.60% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£415 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.98 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -26.31%
Knowledge Management
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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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
418 332 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 72.82% 70.49% 69.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 231 181
Average daily rate £375 £350 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 5
Average hourly rate £23.75 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £10.63 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.50 £21.60 £58.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (80.00%) CRM
2 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (80.00%) Workflow
2 8 (80.00%) Document Management
2 8 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (80.00%) Lync
2 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (80.00%) SaaS
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) Migration
4 5 (50.00%) GIS
5 4 (40.00%) CMS
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (30.00%) Sitecore
6 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies
7 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
7 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (80.00%) Lync
1 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (40.00%) CMS
3 3 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (80.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Development Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) GIS
2 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) CRM
1 8 (80.00%) Workflow
1 8 (80.00%) Document Management
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle