The table below looks at the statistics for Information Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Management over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Management
Rank 390 283 297
Rank change year-on-year
-107 +14
Contract jobs citing Information Management 219 335 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.65% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.86% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 190 150
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£430 £424 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £380 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 14
Average hourly rate £37.25 £15.00 £22.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.33% -32.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £11.25 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £33.15 £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+181.66% -16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40851 38864 33748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.14% 74.87% 73.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25403 23796 20201
Average daily rate £420 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1113 1105
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Information Management
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Information Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Management within the UK.

Information Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Management within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Information Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Management within the UK.

Information Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Information Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Management within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Information Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
England -104 202 £430 +1.17% 91
London -62 90 £448 -0.42% 37
South West -4 35 £468 +18.73% 12
South East -56 31 £400 - 18
City of London +3 28 £419 -6.94% 6
Scotland -1 14 £388 +15.67% 3
North West -14 14 £420 +11.86% 9
East of England -2 11 £313 -21.87% 5
Berkshire -14 11 £425 +61.13% 3
Wiltshire +6 10 £550 +10.00% 1
Bristol +3 10 £475 +15.15% 1
Somerset 0 9 £469 +42.04% 3
Yorkshire -21 9 £375 - 5
Swindon +5 8 £550 +10.00% 1
Surrey +5 7 £456 +8.63% 3
West Yorkshire -14 7 £350 -6.66% 3
Cheshire 0 6 £475 +113.96% 5
Glasgow - 6 £415 -
East Midlands -6 5 £250 - 4
West Midlands -11 4 £450 +12.50% 1
Manchester -11 4 £400 -3.03% 1
Leeds -17 4 £400 +6.66% 2
Hampshire -19 4 £469 +66.81%
Bracknell +4 3 £413 - 1
Essex +2 3 £225 -56.20% 1
Reading -4 3 £525 +65.35% 2
Taunton -13 3 £506 +53.40% 1
Staines - 3 - - 2
Bournemouth - 3 £430 -
Chelmsford - 3 £225 -

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 151 (30.44%) Management Information System
2 98 (19.76%) Finance
3 95 (19.15%) Security Cleared
4 74 (14.92%) SQL
5 71 (14.31%) Business Intelligence
6 66 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
7 65 (13.10%) Project Management
8 64 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
9 61 (12.30%) SC Cleared
10 60 (12.10%) Microsoft
11 57 (11.49%) Data Modelling
12 55 (11.09%) Data Management
13 54 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (10.69%) SQL Server
15 52 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 47 (9.48%) SharePoint
17 44 (8.87%) SAP
18 43 (8.67%) Oracle
19 39 (7.86%) Risk Management
19 39 (7.86%) Java
19 39 (7.86%) ITIL
20 38 (7.66%) MS Excel
20 38 (7.66%) MS Office
20 38 (7.66%) Data Governance
21 36 (7.26%) Windows
21 36 (7.26%) Degree
22 35 (7.06%) Information Security
22 35 (7.06%) Data Architecture
23 33 (6.65%) Data Analysis
23 33 (6.65%) PRINCE2

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 47 (9.48%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.02%) Documentum
2 10 (2.02%) SAS
3 9 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (1.41%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.81%) CMS
5 4 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (0.81%) IIS
6 2 (0.40%) Apache
6 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.40%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.40%) Alfresco
6 2 (0.40%) Liferay
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.20%) Moodle
7 1 (0.20%) Lync
Applications
1 38 (7.66%) MS Office
1 38 (7.66%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (3.02%) MS Project
4 7 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.21%) SPSS
6 5 (1.01%) ProjectWise
7 2 (0.40%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.20%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.20%) Maya
8 1 (0.20%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.20%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 5 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.60%) SmartPlant
3 3 (0.60%) TRIRIGA
4 2 (0.40%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.20%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.20%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.20%) FRx
5 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.40%) Office 365
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.20%) Yammer
3 1 (0.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.61%) Internet
2 6 (1.21%) Intranet
3 3 (0.60%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.40%) DNS
4 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.40%) DHCP
4 2 (0.40%) FTP
4 2 (0.40%) MPLS
4 2 (0.40%) Firewall
4 2 (0.40%) Wireless
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.20%) Network Security
5 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.20%) VoIP
5 1 (0.20%) WAN
5 1 (0.20%) SAN
5 1 (0.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
2 53 (10.69%) SQL Server
3 24 (4.84%) DB2
4 19 (3.83%) Hadoop
5 14 (2.82%) Big Data
6 13 (2.62%) Oracle Database
6 13 (2.62%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 12 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (2.02%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (1.61%) DataStage
10 7 (1.41%) IDOL
10 7 (1.41%) SAP BW
10 7 (1.41%) IBM InfoSphere
11 6 (1.21%) EDRMS
12 5 (1.01%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 15 (3.02%) Eclipse
2 10 (2.02%) ERwin
3 9 (1.81%) ClearQuest
3 9 (1.81%) ClearCase
3 9 (1.81%) Rational DOORS
3 9 (1.81%) Rational Rhapsody
4 8 (1.61%) JUnit
4 8 (1.61%) Subversion
5 7 (1.41%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 5 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (1.01%) PowerDesigner
7 4 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (0.81%) Toad
7 4 (0.81%) PVCS
8 3 (0.60%) Maven
8 3 (0.60%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.40%) Hudson
9 2 (0.40%) NetBeans
9 2 (0.40%) Ant
9 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 98 (19.76%) Finance
2 30 (6.05%) Retail
3 21 (4.23%) Banking
4 16 (3.23%) Legal
4 16 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.22%) Publishing
6 11 (2.22%) Marketing
7 9 (1.81%) Local Government
7 9 (1.81%) Military
8 8 (1.61%) Electronics
9 7 (1.41%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.01%) Law
11 4 (0.81%) Advertising
12 3 (0.60%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.40%) Games
14 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 89 (17.94%) Analyst
2 72 (14.52%) Architect
3 66 (13.31%) Developer
4 48 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 43 (8.67%) Business Analyst
6 33 (6.65%) Consultant
7 27 (5.44%) Data Architect
8 17 (3.43%) Business Manager
9 15 (3.02%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (2.82%) Software Engineer
10 14 (2.82%) Information Manager
11 13 (2.62%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (2.62%) Data Analyst
12 12 (2.42%) Information Architect
12 12 (2.42%) Enterprise Architect
12 12 (2.42%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 11 (2.22%) Technical Analyst
14 10 (2.02%) ETL Developer
15 9 (1.81%) Systems Engineer
15 9 (1.81%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.04%) Web Services
2 18 (3.63%) JSP
3 17 (3.43%) HTML
4 14 (2.82%) Middleware
5 10 (2.02%) Spring
6 9 (1.81%) .NET
6 9 (1.81%) GWT
7 8 (1.61%) CSS
7 8 (1.61%) XML
8 7 (1.41%) JDBC
8 7 (1.41%) Hibernate
8 7 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (1.01%) WDK
9 5 (1.01%) J2EE
9 5 (1.01%) MFC
10 4 (0.81%) Ajax
10 4 (0.81%) jQuery
10 4 (0.81%) JSON
11 3 (0.60%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.40%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 151 (30.44%) Management Information System
2 66 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (6.05%) NHS
4 20 (4.03%) Client/Server
5 19 (3.83%) Data Protection Act
6 17 (3.43%) Data Integration
7 15 (3.02%) Reference Data
8 13 (2.62%) Visualisation
9 11 (2.22%) Freedom of Information
9 11 (2.22%) PKI
10 10 (2.02%) Computer Science
10 10 (2.02%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.81%) Informatics
11 9 (1.81%) LIMS
12 8 (1.61%) Taxonomies
13 7 (1.41%) Cryptography
14 6 (1.21%) Mainframe
14 6 (1.21%) GIS
14 6 (1.21%) Statistics
14 6 (1.21%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 36 (7.26%) Windows
2 27 (5.44%) UNIX
3 26 (5.24%) Linux
4 8 (1.61%) Windows XP
5 6 (1.21%) Android
6 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.01%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.60%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.20%) Solaris
9 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (14.31%) Business Intelligence
2 65 (13.10%) Project Management
3 57 (11.49%) Data Modelling
4 55 (11.09%) Data Management
5 54 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (7.86%) Risk Management
7 39 (7.86%) ITIL
8 38 (7.66%) Data Governance
9 35 (7.06%) Data Architecture
9 35 (7.06%) Information Security
10 33 (6.65%) Data Analysis
10 33 (6.65%) PRINCE2
10 33 (6.65%) ETL
11 32 (6.45%) Change Management
12 30 (6.05%) Service Delivery
12 30 (6.05%) Data Protection
13 29 (5.85%) Enterprise Architecture
14 28 (5.65%) Business Analysis
15 25 (5.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 74 (14.92%) SQL
2 39 (7.86%) Java
3 17 (3.43%) C++
4 13 (2.62%) JavaScript
5 11 (2.22%) C#
6 9 (1.81%) Shell Script
7 8 (1.61%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.21%) C
8 6 (1.21%) Python
9 3 (0.60%) R
10 2 (0.40%) VBA
10 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.40%) VB
10 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.20%) X++
11 1 (0.20%) JCL
11 1 (0.20%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.20%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 95 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 61 (12.30%) SC Cleared
3 36 (7.26%) Degree
4 23 (4.64%) DV Cleared
5 11 (2.22%) CISA
5 11 (2.22%) CISSP
6 7 (1.41%) CISM
7 6 (1.21%) QiCA
7 6 (1.21%) ISEB
8 5 (1.01%) HND
8 5 (1.01%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.81%) ACCA
9 4 (0.81%) CIMA
9 4 (0.81%) CCNA
9 4 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.81%) CRISC
9 4 (0.81%) PMP
9 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.60%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.84%) QA
2 18 (3.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (3.63%) Data Quality
3 10 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.21%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.01%) SLA
5 5 (1.01%) BS7799
6 4 (0.81%) FATCA
6 4 (0.81%) COREP
6 4 (0.81%) FINREP
7 2 (0.40%) GMP
7 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.20%) GxP
8 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.20%) TickIT
8 1 (0.20%) P3O
8 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.20%) COBIT
8 1 (0.20%) GAMP
System Software
1 5 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.40%) XenApp
3 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (1.81%) Control-M
2 1 (0.20%) SCCM
2 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 60 (12.10%) Microsoft
2 44 (8.87%) SAP
3 43 (8.67%) Oracle
4 15 (3.02%) IBM
5 14 (2.82%) Business Objects
6 13 (2.62%) Google
7 11 (2.22%) Informatica
8 9 (1.81%) Teradata
9 8 (1.61%) Cognos
10 7 (1.41%) Sybase
11 6 (1.21%) Citrix
11 6 (1.21%) OpenText
12 5 (1.01%) HP
13 4 (0.81%) Cisco
13 4 (0.81%) Adobe
13 4 (0.81%) hybris
13 4 (0.81%) Tableau
13 4 (0.81%) Talend
14 3 (0.60%) Netezza
14 3 (0.60%) VMware
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Posted: 9 hours ago
South Yorkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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JM
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Posted: Yesterday
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London
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Cheshire
ICO
Posted: 8 days ago
Wilmslow, near Manchester, Cheshire
Information Commissioner's Office
Rate: £39,137 + benefits + pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300 per day + Negotiable
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