The table below looks at the statistics for Information Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Management over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Management
Rank 407 386 349
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -37
Contract jobs citing Information Management 254 268 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.48% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.61% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 161 182
Median daily rate £420 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £570 £626
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 10
Median hourly rate £25.50 £45.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £14.85 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £51.25 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +200.00%

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
45374 44011 42946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.60% 78.86% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 29986 27420 26807
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1055 1279 1235
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.82 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Information Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Information Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -25 242 £425 +6.25% 76
London -23 97 £430 -3.09% 37
South East +6 43 £345 -12.38% 11
Yorkshire +20 27 £425 +21.42% 5
East of England -4 21 £375 +15.38% 2
South West -17 21 £333 -26.92% 3
City of London +26 18 £450 +1.55% 17
South Yorkshire +10 17 £700 +100.00% 1
Sheffield - 17 £700 - 1
West Midlands +6 16 £475 +3.26% 9
Birmingham +11 11 £488 -2.50% 2
Hampshire +6 11 £425 +21.42% 2
Norfolk - 11 £375 -
Berkshire +4 10 £231 -49.31% 3
North West -18 9 £525 +44.82% 5
Buckinghamshire +17 8 £345 +15.00%
West Yorkshire +12 8 £400 +14.28% 3
Leeds +1 8 £400 - 2
Bristol +8 6 £233 -51.05%
Milton Keynes +3 6 £345 +15.00%
Bracknell +1 6 £525 +16.66% 1
Southampton +17 5 £600 +33.33% 1
Lancashire +8 5 £525 +90.90% 2
Midlands -2 5 £500 -
Scotland -21 5 £369 -7.81% 3
West Sussex - 4 £335 - 1
Hertfordshire +10 3 £475 -5.00%
Somerset +4 3 - - 1
Templecombe +3 3 - -
Glasgow +3 3 £375 -12.93% 2

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Information Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Information Management.

1 206 (39.02%) Management Information System
2 141 (26.70%) Finance
3 106 (20.08%) Analytical Skills
4 95 (17.99%) Security Cleared
5 93 (17.61%) Business Intelligence
6 92 (17.42%) Data Modelling
7 88 (16.67%) Project Management
7 88 (16.67%) Data Management
8 81 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
9 79 (14.96%) SQL
10 65 (12.31%) Oracle
11 62 (11.74%) Microsoft
12 58 (10.98%) Change Management
12 58 (10.98%) Information Security
13 56 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
14 54 (10.23%) SharePoint
15 50 (9.47%) SC Cleared
16 49 (9.28%) Analytics
16 49 (9.28%) Data Analysis
17 48 (9.09%) Java
18 47 (8.90%) Windows
19 45 (8.52%) BusinessObjects
20 44 (8.33%) ITIL
20 44 (8.33%) Data Architecture
21 41 (7.77%) SAP
22 40 (7.58%) Migration
23 39 (7.39%) Unix
23 39 (7.39%) MS Excel
23 39 (7.39%) Risk Management
24 38 (7.20%) Degree

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (10.23%) SharePoint
2 26 (4.92%) SAS
3 19 (3.60%) CMS
4 12 (2.27%) WebLogic
5 9 (1.70%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.52%) Confluence
7 7 (1.33%) Documentum
7 7 (1.33%) IIS
7 7 (1.33%) JBoss
7 7 (1.33%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.33%) WordPress
8 6 (1.14%) LiveLink
8 6 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.95%) iPlanet
9 5 (0.95%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.76%) FileNet
10 4 (0.76%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.76%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.76%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 39 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.49%) MS Office
3 17 (3.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (3.22%) MS Project
4 6 (1.14%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.70%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (1.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (1.33%) Maximo
3 6 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.95%) BusinessWare
4 5 (0.95%) SAP R/3
5 4 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.57%) Primavera
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (0.38%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.19%) SAP FI-GL
8 1 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.19%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.19%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.89%) Office 365
2 6 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.57%) SaaS
4 2 (0.38%) Taleo
5 1 (0.19%) CheetahMail
5 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.19%) Silverpop
5 1 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.36%) HTTP
2 20 (3.79%) Firewall
3 15 (2.84%) Intrusion Detection
4 14 (2.65%) SAN
5 13 (2.46%) WAN
6 12 (2.27%) LAN
7 10 (1.89%) Wireless
8 9 (1.70%) MPLS
8 9 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (1.52%) DNS
9 8 (1.52%) IPsec
9 8 (1.52%) Network Security
9 8 (1.52%) SSL
10 7 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (1.33%) DDNS
10 7 (1.33%) DHCP
10 7 (1.33%) DSL
10 7 (1.33%) Ethernet
10 7 (1.33%) Intranet
10 7 (1.33%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
2 45 (8.52%) BusinessObjects
3 32 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (5.30%) SQL Server
5 27 (5.11%) Hadoop
6 24 (4.55%) MongoDB
7 23 (4.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 22 (4.17%) Apache Hive
9 21 (3.98%) Data Mining
10 20 (3.79%) Pentaho
11 19 (3.60%) HBase
12 18 (3.41%) Big Data
13 13 (2.46%) IBM InfoSphere
13 13 (2.46%) Relational Database
14 12 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (1.89%) MySQL
17 8 (1.52%) DB2
18 5 (0.95%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 30 (5.68%) ERwin
2 19 (3.60%) Metasploit
3 7 (1.33%) Maven
3 7 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (1.33%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.14%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.14%) JIRA
5 5 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.76%) Ant
6 4 (0.76%) SoapUI
6 4 (0.76%) Subversion
6 4 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.57%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.38%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.19%) Firebug
9 1 (0.19%) JUnit
9 1 (0.19%) Mockito
9 1 (0.19%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 141 (26.70%) Finance
2 27 (5.11%) Legal
3 23 (4.36%) Marketing
3 23 (4.36%) Retail
4 20 (3.79%) Publishing
5 13 (2.46%) Aerospace
6 11 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.33%) Back Office
9 7 (1.33%) Banking
10 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.57%) Local Government
11 2 (0.38%) Advertising
11 2 (0.38%) Automotive
11 2 (0.38%) Electronics
11 2 (0.38%) Military
12 1 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.19%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 128 (24.24%) Analyst
2 121 (22.92%) Architect
3 53 (10.04%) Project Manager
4 48 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 45 (8.52%) Developer
6 44 (8.33%) Business Analyst
7 33 (6.25%) Consultant
8 26 (4.92%) Enterprise Architect
9 25 (4.73%) Security Analyst
10 21 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (3.79%) Data Analyst
12 19 (3.60%) Information Analyst
13 15 (2.84%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (2.84%) SOC Analyst
14 14 (2.65%) ArcSight Analyst
14 14 (2.65%) Information Architect
15 13 (2.46%) Data Modeller
15 13 (2.46%) Team Leader
16 12 (2.27%) Project Analyst
17 11 (2.08%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.11%) Web Services
2 22 (4.17%) XML
3 21 (3.98%) HTML
3 21 (3.98%) Spring
4 18 (3.41%) .NET
5 13 (2.46%) CSS
6 12 (2.27%) Apache Camel
6 12 (2.27%) Apache CXF
6 12 (2.27%) J2EE
7 11 (2.08%) Middleware
7 11 (2.08%) REST
8 10 (1.89%) jQuery
9 8 (1.52%) SOAP
10 6 (1.14%) EJB
10 6 (1.14%) JSP
10 6 (1.14%) Spring MVC
11 5 (0.95%) ASP.NET
11 5 (0.95%) JPA
11 5 (0.95%) MSMQ
11 5 (0.95%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 206 (39.02%) Management Information System
2 106 (20.08%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.68%) Visualisation
4 27 (5.11%) Data Integration
5 18 (3.41%) Cyberthreat
5 18 (3.41%) NHS
6 13 (2.46%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.46%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.27%) Data Structures
7 12 (2.27%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
9 9 (1.70%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.52%) User Experience
11 7 (1.33%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.33%) Freedom of Information
12 6 (1.14%) Clustering
12 6 (1.14%) FMCG
12 6 (1.14%) LIMS
13 5 (0.95%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 47 (8.90%) Windows
2 39 (7.39%) Unix
3 36 (6.82%) Linux
4 12 (2.27%) Solaris
5 7 (1.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.14%) zOS
7 5 (0.95%) AIX
8 4 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.19%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (17.61%) Business Intelligence
2 92 (17.42%) Data Modelling
3 88 (16.67%) Data Management
3 88 (16.67%) Project Management
4 81 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (10.98%) Change Management
5 58 (10.98%) Information Security
6 49 (9.28%) Analytics
6 49 (9.28%) Data Analysis
7 44 (8.33%) Data Architecture
7 44 (8.33%) ITIL
8 40 (7.58%) Migration
9 39 (7.39%) Risk Management
10 37 (7.01%) PRINCE2
11 36 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
12 35 (6.63%) Service Delivery
13 33 (6.25%) Data Governance
13 33 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 31 (5.87%) Data Protection
15 30 (5.68%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 79 (14.96%) SQL
2 48 (9.09%) Java
3 31 (5.87%) JavaScript
4 28 (5.30%) C++
5 24 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 17 (3.22%) Python
7 11 (2.08%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.70%) C#
8 9 (1.70%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.76%) C
11 3 (0.57%) ABAP
11 3 (0.57%) VB
12 2 (0.38%) Perl
12 2 (0.38%) PHP
12 2 (0.38%) VBScript
13 1 (0.19%) JCL
13 1 (0.19%) REXX
13 1 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 95 (17.99%) Security Cleared
2 50 (9.47%) SC Cleared
3 38 (7.20%) Degree
4 26 (4.92%) DV Cleared
5 17 (3.22%) GSEC
6 13 (2.46%) APMP
6 13 (2.46%) BPSS Clearance
6 13 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.46%) GCIA
6 13 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.52%) GCIH
9 7 (1.33%) CISSP
9 7 (1.33%) CTC Cleared
10 6 (1.14%) CISM
10 6 (1.14%) ISEB
11 5 (0.95%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 5 (0.95%) CCSP
11 5 (0.95%) PMP
12 4 (0.76%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.20%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.52%) QA
3 7 (1.33%) SLA
4 6 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) COBIT
6 1 (0.19%) GxP
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.19%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.19%) P3O
6 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) RMADS
6 1 (0.19%) SEPA
6 1 (0.19%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 17 (3.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.95%) ClearTrust
3 4 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.19%) HDFS
5 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.19%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 20 (3.79%) Nessus
1 20 (3.79%) Nmap
2 19 (3.60%) QRadar
3 7 (1.33%) CiscoWorks
3 7 (1.33%) Puppet
3 7 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (0.95%) CA Single Sign-On
4 5 (0.95%) CloudHub
5 4 (0.76%) Oracle EDQ
6 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.19%) Check_MK
7 1 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.19%) Kibana
7 1 (0.19%) MOM
7 1 (0.19%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 65 (12.31%) Oracle
2 62 (11.74%) Microsoft
3 41 (7.77%) SAP
4 32 (6.06%) Informatica
5 29 (5.49%) IBM
6 25 (4.73%) CA
7 20 (3.79%) Tableau
8 18 (3.41%) ArcSight
9 14 (2.65%) Splunk
10 12 (2.27%) hybris
11 11 (2.08%) Cisco
11 11 (2.08%) Citrix
11 11 (2.08%) Luciad
12 8 (1.52%) BEA
13 7 (1.33%) SolarWinds
14 6 (1.14%) HP
15 5 (0.95%) CheckPoint
15 5 (0.95%) Google
15 5 (0.95%) Juniper
15 5 (0.95%) Vitria
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Anglia
Arden Resourcing Limited
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £12.00 - £12.83 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £45000.00 - £51000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Exeter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £380 per day
Posted: 22 days ago