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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Management
Rank 340 326 299
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -27
Contract jobs citing Information Management 278 268 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.52% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.71% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 147 157
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £554 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.48% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 13
Average hourly rate £43.13 £37.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +74.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.83 £23.50 £15.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £113.50 £25.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £41.50 £16.03
% change year-on-year
-39.75% +158.88%

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
40533 37796 34894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.73% 73.83% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 26554 23240 20514
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1172 1415
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
England -2 268 £413 +3.12% 69
London -3 85 £400 -13.27% 27
South West +9 55 £443 +19.59% 8
South East -32 48 £345 -26.28% 9
East of England +17 38 £469 - 5
City of London +2 26 £350 -22.22% 11
Bristol +5 22 £370 - 2
Wiltshire -6 18 £526 +47.19% 3
Hampshire -16 17 £350 -25.76% 2
Swindon 0 15 £526 +15.81% 3
Essex -2 13 £550 -
Cambridgeshire - 13 £413 -
North West -11 12 £450 +38.46% 9
West Midlands -4 11 £463 +40.15% 3
Berkshire -7 11 £389 +88.71%
Gloucestershire - 9 £400 - 1
Scotland -15 8 £400 +11.11%
Yorkshire -24 8 £225 -37.06% 7
Buckinghamshire -14 7 £265 -19.57% 1
Manchester -11 6 £450 +63.63% 4
Cheshire +7 5 £450 +5.88% 3
Milton Keynes - 5 £145 - 1
Glasgow - 4 £400 -
Gloucester - 4 £400 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £363 -
Reading +16 3 - -
Bracknell +1 3 £378 -
Middlesex -1 3 £420 -18.44%
South Yorkshire -1 3 £225 -32.83%
Surrey -8 3 £475 -15.32% 3

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 173 (30.51%) Management Information System
2 115 (20.28%) Security Cleared
3 104 (18.34%) Finance
4 87 (15.34%) SQL
5 75 (13.23%) SC Cleared
6 74 (13.05%) SharePoint
7 65 (11.46%) Project Management
8 63 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (10.76%) SQL Server
10 60 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
11 59 (10.41%) Microsoft
11 59 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
12 58 (10.23%) Data Modelling
12 58 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 58 (10.23%) Data Management
13 55 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
14 52 (9.17%) Java
14 52 (9.17%) Business Analysis
15 51 (8.99%) Oracle
16 49 (8.64%) MS Excel
17 47 (8.29%) ITIL
18 42 (7.41%) MS Office
19 41 (7.23%) SAP
19 41 (7.23%) Change Management
20 40 (7.05%) Migration
20 40 (7.05%) Data Protection
21 38 (6.70%) Enterprise Architecture
21 38 (6.70%) Degree
22 37 (6.53%) Windows
23 35 (6.17%) Risk Management

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 74 (13.05%) SharePoint
2 27 (4.76%) Documentum
3 16 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (1.23%) IIS
7 6 (1.06%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.88%) SAS
9 3 (0.53%) CMS
9 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.35%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.35%) Apache
11 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.18%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.18%) Jetty
11 1 (0.18%) Alfresco
Applications
1 49 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 42 (7.41%) MS Office
3 17 (3.00%) MS Visio
3 17 (3.00%) MS Project
4 14 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.06%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.88%) SPSS
7 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.53%) ProjectWise
8 2 (0.35%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.35%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.53%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.35%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.18%) SAP PLM
4 1 (0.18%) Agresso
4 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.18%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.18%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.88%) SaaS
2 3 (0.53%) Office 365
3 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.41%) Intranet
1 8 (1.41%) Firewall
2 6 (1.06%) SAN
2 6 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (0.71%) VLAN
3 4 (0.71%) Internet
3 4 (0.71%) VPN
4 3 (0.53%) DNS
4 3 (0.53%) GPRS
4 3 (0.53%) GSM
4 3 (0.53%) 3GPP
4 3 (0.53%) WAN
4 3 (0.53%) WCDMA
4 3 (0.53%) DHCP
4 3 (0.53%) Network Security
4 3 (0.53%) LTE
4 3 (0.53%) 4G
4 3 (0.53%) VoLTE
5 2 (0.35%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (10.76%) SQL Server
2 55 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (3.53%) DB2
4 18 (3.17%) EDRMS
5 16 (2.82%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.47%) MySQL
7 12 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.94%) SAP BW
8 11 (1.94%) OLAP
8 11 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (1.76%) Big Data
9 10 (1.76%) DataStage
10 9 (1.59%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.41%) IBM InfoSphere
11 8 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (1.23%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.23%) Oracle OLAP
12 7 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 30 (5.29%) Eclipse
2 22 (3.88%) JUnit
2 22 (3.88%) Subversion
3 12 (2.12%) Ant
4 9 (1.59%) CruiseControl
5 7 (1.23%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 6 (1.06%) ClearQuest
6 6 (1.06%) ClearCase
6 6 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (1.06%) Rational Rhapsody
7 5 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.71%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.71%) PVCS
9 3 (0.53%) ERwin
9 3 (0.53%) Maven
9 3 (0.53%) StarTeam
9 3 (0.53%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.35%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.35%) Hudson
General
1 104 (18.34%) Finance
2 28 (4.94%) Retail
3 26 (4.59%) Legal
4 22 (3.88%) Banking
5 18 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.47%) Publishing
7 11 (1.94%) Marketing
8 10 (1.76%) Retail Banking
9 9 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.41%) Law
11 7 (1.23%) Military
11 7 (1.23%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.06%) Games
12 6 (1.06%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.06%) Local Government
13 3 (0.53%) Advertising
13 3 (0.53%) Front Office
13 3 (0.53%) Electronics
14 2 (0.35%) Back Office
15 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 125 (22.05%) Analyst
2 78 (13.76%) Architect
3 75 (13.23%) Developer
4 66 (11.64%) Business Analyst
5 54 (9.52%) Consultant
6 39 (6.88%) Project Manager
7 22 (3.88%) Data Architect
7 22 (3.88%) Enterprise Architect
8 17 (3.00%) Java Developer
9 15 (2.65%) Information Manager
10 14 (2.47%) Data Analyst
10 14 (2.47%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (2.29%) Systems Analyst
12 12 (2.12%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (2.12%) Information Architect
12 12 (2.12%) Data Consultant
13 11 (1.94%) Business Systems Analyst
13 11 (1.94%) Security Consultant
13 11 (1.94%) Service Manager
13 11 (1.94%) Documentum Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.88%) JSP
1 22 (3.88%) Web Services
2 20 (3.53%) WDK
3 16 (2.82%) .NET
4 13 (2.29%) XML
5 12 (2.12%) HTML
6 10 (1.76%) Middleware
7 9 (1.59%) CSS
8 8 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (1.23%) jQuery
9 7 (1.23%) JDBC
10 6 (1.06%) Spring
10 6 (1.06%) GWT
11 5 (0.88%) Ajax
11 5 (0.88%) MFC
12 4 (0.71%) J2EE
12 4 (0.71%) XSLT
12 4 (0.71%) Hibernate
12 4 (0.71%) JSON
12 4 (0.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 173 (30.51%) Management Information System
2 59 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.29%) NHS
4 28 (4.94%) Data Protection Act
5 19 (3.35%) Reference Data
6 16 (2.82%) PKI
6 16 (2.82%) Taxonomies
7 13 (2.29%) Client/Server
8 12 (2.12%) Cryptography
9 11 (1.94%) Freedom of Information
9 11 (1.94%) Visualisation
10 10 (1.76%) CESG
11 9 (1.59%) Informatics
11 9 (1.59%) Data Extraction
11 9 (1.59%) Data Integration
11 9 (1.59%) Smart Meter
12 8 (1.41%) Freedom of Information Act
13 7 (1.23%) Computer Science
13 7 (1.23%) Mainframe
14 6 (1.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.53%) Windows
2 32 (5.64%) UNIX
3 19 (3.35%) Linux
4 9 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.88%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.53%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.35%) Solaris
8 1 (0.18%) AIX
8 1 (0.18%) HPUX
8 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.18%) Android
8 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (11.46%) Project Management
2 63 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
4 58 (10.23%) Data Modelling
4 58 (10.23%) Data Management
4 58 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (9.17%) Business Analysis
6 47 (8.29%) ITIL
7 41 (7.23%) Change Management
8 40 (7.05%) Migration
8 40 (7.05%) Data Protection
9 38 (6.70%) Enterprise Architecture
10 35 (6.17%) Risk Management
11 34 (6.00%) Service Delivery
12 29 (5.11%) Information Security
13 27 (4.76%) Data Analysis
13 27 (4.76%) Service Management
13 27 (4.76%) PRINCE2
13 27 (4.76%) Data Architecture
14 26 (4.59%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (15.34%) SQL
2 52 (9.17%) Java
3 13 (2.29%) C#
3 13 (2.29%) C++
4 11 (1.94%) Shell Script
5 10 (1.76%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.06%) T-SQL
7 5 (0.88%) Python
8 4 (0.71%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.71%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.53%) C
9 3 (0.53%) VBA
9 3 (0.53%) VBScript
10 2 (0.35%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.18%) R
11 1 (0.18%) Scala
11 1 (0.18%) RPG
11 1 (0.18%) VB
11 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 115 (20.28%) Security Cleared
2 75 (13.23%) SC Cleared
3 38 (6.70%) Degree
4 33 (5.82%) DV Cleared
5 13 (2.29%) CISSP
6 9 (1.59%) CISA
7 8 (1.41%) CISM
8 7 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.88%) HND
9 5 (0.88%) CCNA
9 5 (0.88%) ISEB
9 5 (0.88%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.88%) CRISC
10 4 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.71%) MCSE
11 3 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.53%) PMP
11 3 (0.53%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.06%) QA
2 18 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.29%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.59%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.06%) SLA
6 5 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.71%) BS7799
8 2 (0.35%) FATCA
8 2 (0.35%) COREP
8 2 (0.35%) FINREP
9 1 (0.18%) GMP
System Software
1 12 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.71%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.71%) vSphere
4 2 (0.35%) IAG
5 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.18%) HDFS
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (1.59%) Control-M
2 5 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (0.88%) SCCM
2 5 (0.88%) SCOM
2 5 (0.88%) SCVMM
2 5 (0.88%) SCDPM
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.18%) Ambari
4 1 (0.18%) Oozie
4 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 59 (10.41%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.99%) Oracle
3 41 (7.23%) SAP
4 15 (2.65%) Business Objects
5 13 (2.29%) IBM
6 9 (1.59%) Open Text
7 8 (1.41%) Google
8 7 (1.23%) VMware
8 7 (1.23%) Cognos
8 7 (1.23%) Cisco
8 7 (1.23%) HP
9 6 (1.06%) Teradata
10 5 (0.88%) Symantec
10 5 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.88%) McAfee
10 5 (0.88%) Sophos
10 5 (0.88%) Lumension
11 4 (0.71%) Tableau
11 4 (0.71%) Informatica
11 4 (0.71%) Adobe
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London
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Rate: £300 - £375 per day
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Warrington
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Rate: competitive
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City of London
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