The table below looks at the statistics for Information Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Management over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Management
Rank 111 83 99
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Contract jobs citing Information Management 29 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.92% 1.13% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.60% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 24
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£475 £390 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.79% +7.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £293 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £11.75 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+61.70% -29.85%
Information 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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2250 1562 2184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 71.18% 70.58% 69.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1483 1024 1300
Average daily rate £398 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 70 150
Average hourly rate £34.50 £18.40 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -40.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £8.30 £15.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Information Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Information Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Information Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Information Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Information Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Information Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Information Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Information Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
Wiltshire -8 16 £475 -3.79% 3
Bristol -16 6 £483 +23.71%
Gloucestershire -19 4 £283 +32.94% 1
Somerset - - - - 3
Dorset - - - -
Information Management
England

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 17 (39.53%) Management Information System
2 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
3 14 (32.56%) Data Modelling
4 12 (27.91%) Finance
5 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
6 9 (20.93%) Project Management
7 8 (18.60%) Migration
7 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
7 8 (18.60%) Reference Data
8 7 (16.28%) Data Architecture
9 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
9 6 (13.95%) Banking
9 6 (13.95%) Retail
9 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
9 6 (13.95%) Retail Banking
9 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.63%) Military
10 5 (11.63%) Data Integration
10 5 (11.63%) Information Architecture
10 5 (11.63%) Data Governance
11 4 (9.30%) Analytics
11 4 (9.30%) Information Assurance
11 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (9.30%) Data Management
11 4 (9.30%) CESG
11 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
11 4 (9.30%) Replication
11 4 (9.30%) Validation
11 4 (9.30%) MS Excel

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.33%) Lync
3 1 (2.33%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Office
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.98%) MS Project
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) VoIP
1 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) MySQL
2 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.98%) Big Data
3 2 (4.65%) EDRMS
4 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.33%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
2 6 (13.95%) Retail
2 6 (13.95%) Retail Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Military
4 3 (6.98%) Publishing
5 2 (4.65%) Legal
5 2 (4.65%) Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) Local Government
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Architect
2 9 (20.93%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Consultant
3 5 (11.63%) Data Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Information Architect
4 4 (9.30%) SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Data Modeller
5 3 (6.98%) Data Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Data Governance Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Project Support Coordinator
6 2 (4.65%) Governance Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (4.65%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Transition Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Lead Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.65%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
1 2 (4.65%) Middleware
2 1 (2.33%) JFC
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.33%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Management Information System
2 8 (18.60%) Reference Data
3 5 (11.63%) Data Integration
4 4 (9.30%) Replication
4 4 (9.30%) CESG
5 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.33%) NHS
6 1 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Data Modelling
2 9 (20.93%) Project Management
3 8 (18.60%) Migration
4 7 (16.28%) Data Architecture
5 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
6 5 (11.63%) Information Architecture
6 5 (11.63%) Data Governance
7 4 (9.30%) Analytics
7 4 (9.30%) Information Assurance
7 4 (9.30%) Data Management
7 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (9.30%) Validation
7 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.30%) SOA
8 3 (6.98%) UML
8 3 (6.98%) Service Management
8 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.98%) Time Management
8 3 (6.98%) Logistics
8 3 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) VBA
2 1 (2.33%) C
2 1 (2.33%) C#
2 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) Degree
5 2 (4.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Casewise
3 2 (4.65%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) ForgeRock
4 1 (2.33%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.33%) Apple
4 1 (2.33%) TIBCO