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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Management
Rank 103 80 103
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +23
Contract jobs citing Information Management 44 34 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.30% 1.57% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 2.20% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 26
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £375 £423
% change year-on-year
+15.66% -11.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £12.00 £16.03
% change year-on-year
+295.83% -25.14%
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
2485 1544 2111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.41% 71.09% 68.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1680 1032 1230
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 89 155
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.53 £12.75 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 22 £475 -3.79% 7
Bristol -21 14 £340 -12.82% 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £290 - 1
Somerset -12 2 £550 +48.64% 1
Devon - - - -
Information Management
England

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 24 (38.10%) Management Information System
1 24 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 19 (30.16%) Finance
3 17 (26.98%) Data Modelling
4 12 (19.05%) Reference Data
4 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
5 11 (17.46%) Data Architecture
6 10 (15.87%) Project Management
6 10 (15.87%) Middleware
7 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
8 8 (12.70%) UML
8 8 (12.70%) Oracle
8 8 (12.70%) SOA
8 8 (12.70%) Oracle Fusion
8 8 (12.70%) Information Architecture
9 7 (11.11%) Data Governance
9 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
9 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 7 (11.11%) SQL
9 7 (11.11%) TOGAF
9 7 (11.11%) Data Management
10 6 (9.52%) Banking
10 6 (9.52%) Retail
10 6 (9.52%) Military
10 6 (9.52%) Retail Banking
10 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared
11 5 (7.94%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.17%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.59%) Liferay
4 1 (1.59%) SAS
4 1 (1.59%) Lync
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS Project
2 4 (6.35%) MS Office
3 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Intranet
1 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.35%) MySQL
2 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.76%) EDRMS
3 3 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.59%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) PVCS
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (4.76%) Subversion
3 2 (3.17%) Maven
3 2 (3.17%) Ant
3 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.17%) ClearCase
3 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.17%) ClearQuest
3 2 (3.17%) NetBeans
3 2 (3.17%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.17%) Hudson
3 2 (3.17%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Military
2 6 (9.52%) Banking
2 6 (9.52%) Retail
2 6 (9.52%) Retail Banking
3 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.17%) Legal
4 2 (3.17%) Local Government
4 2 (3.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Publishing
5 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Architect
2 13 (20.63%) Consultant
3 10 (15.87%) Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) Data Architect
5 8 (12.70%) Information Architect
6 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Data Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) Governance Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Data Modeller
9 3 (4.76%) Data Governance Consultant
10 2 (3.17%) Project Support Coordinator
10 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Administrator
10 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Architect
10 2 (3.17%) Transition Manager
10 2 (3.17%) Lead Software Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) Middleware
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (7.94%) XML
4 4 (6.35%) Web Services
5 3 (4.76%) Ajax
5 3 (4.76%) JSON
5 3 (4.76%) jQuery
5 3 (4.76%) HTML
5 3 (4.76%) .NET
5 3 (4.76%) CSS
6 2 (3.17%) XSLT
6 2 (3.17%) GWT
6 2 (3.17%) Spring
7 1 (1.59%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.59%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.59%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 12 (19.05%) Reference Data
3 4 (6.35%) Replication
3 4 (6.35%) CESG
4 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) NHS
5 1 (1.59%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.59%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.59%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.59%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Data Modelling
2 11 (17.46%) Data Architecture
3 10 (15.87%) Project Management
4 8 (12.70%) SOA
4 8 (12.70%) UML
4 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
4 8 (12.70%) Information Architecture
5 7 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 7 (11.11%) Data Management
5 7 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 5 (7.94%) Information Security
6 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.94%) Time Management
6 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.35%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.35%) Change Control
7 4 (6.35%) Analytics
7 4 (6.35%) Information Assurance
7 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) C#
2 5 (7.94%) Java
2 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.17%) C++
4 2 (3.17%) C
4 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.35%) Degree
5 3 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
1 3 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.76%) Casewise
4 2 (3.17%) Google
4 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.17%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.59%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) Infoflex
5 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.59%) ForgeRock
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