The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Knowledge Management
Rank 139 98 131
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +33
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.38% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.98 £17.50 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -77.41%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2416 1589 2145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.60% 71.06% 69.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1605 1070 1274
Average daily rate £395 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 80 148
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £11.00 £15.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £47.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management across the South West region.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management across the South West region.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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 -4 8 £350 -12.50%
Bristol - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Knowledge Management
England

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
3 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
4 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (25.00%) Web 2.0
4 4 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Service Management
4 4 (25.00%) Wiki
5 3 (18.75%) EDRMS
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) Retail
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (12.50%) CMDB
6 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
6 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) ITSM
6 2 (12.50%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) EDRMS
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Polish Language
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Process Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Writer
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) JDBC
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (25.00%) Web 2.0
1 4 (25.00%) Wiki
2 2 (12.50%) CMDB
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
1 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
2 4 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITSM
3 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Remedy
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow