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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Management
Rank 374 308 293
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -15
Contract jobs citing Information Management 243 331 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.59% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.79% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 195 157
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£421 £431 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.49% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £622 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.74% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 15
Average hourly rate £45.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.91 £11.25 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £22.19 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+200.00% -6.25%

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
42744 42016 35128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.36% 74.77% 73.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 26677 26116 20973
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1227 1185 1074
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.94 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% -12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.21 £12.39 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -67 223 £420 -1.87% 98
London -55 94 £438 -2.77% 39
South West +14 40 £460 -3.15% 11
South East -25 34 £400 +6.66% 18
City of London +7 25 £419 -7.61% 2
East of England +9 15 £175 -54.83% 13
Wiltshire +5 14 £550 +10.00% 2
Berkshire -7 14 £456 +43.70% 4
Yorkshire -16 13 £350 -6.66% 4
West Yorkshire -8 11 £350 -6.66% 1
Scotland -17 11 £400 -23.80% 3
North West -18 11 £425 +13.33% 8
Swindon +6 10 £581 +16.25% 1
Somerset +9 9 £469 +20.96%
East Midlands +2 9 £360 - 1
Essex +11 8 £175 -65.93% 6
Cheshire 0 8 £438 +97.07% 3
Bristol 0 7 £475 +15.15% 1
Bracknell -1 6 £450 - 2
Gloucestershire -5 6 £400 - 7
Chelmsford - 6 £175 - 1
Surrey +2 5 £450 +1.12% 1
Glasgow - 5 £431 -
Leeds -18 4 £400 +8.10%
Hampshire -21 4 £469 +66.81% 3
Hertfordshire +11 3 - - 4
Taunton +2 3 £506 +30.64%
Milton Keynes -5 3 - - 2
Reading -6 3 £525 +65.35% 2
Buckinghamshire -6 3 - - 4

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 145 (30.33%) Management Information System
2 108 (22.59%) Finance
3 85 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
4 76 (15.90%) Security Cleared
5 71 (14.85%) Data Management
6 69 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
7 65 (13.60%) Project Management
7 65 (13.60%) Microsoft
8 61 (12.76%) Data Modelling
8 61 (12.76%) SQL
9 60 (12.55%) SAP
10 58 (12.13%) Data Warehouse
11 50 (10.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 50 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (10.04%) SC Cleared
13 47 (9.83%) MS Excel
14 45 (9.41%) SQL Server
14 45 (9.41%) Degree
15 41 (8.58%) Data Governance
16 40 (8.37%) MS Office
17 36 (7.53%) SharePoint
17 36 (7.53%) Data Architecture
18 35 (7.32%) Java
18 35 (7.32%) Risk Management
18 35 (7.32%) Retail
19 34 (7.11%) Data Analysis
19 34 (7.11%) Oracle
19 34 (7.11%) Windows
20 32 (6.69%) ITIL
21 30 (6.28%) Service Delivery

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 36 (7.53%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.09%) SAS
3 9 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (1.67%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (1.05%) Documentum
7 4 (0.84%) CMS
7 4 (0.84%) SAP Portal
8 3 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.63%) Oracle UPK
9 2 (0.42%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.42%) Liferay
9 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.42%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.42%) IIS
9 2 (0.42%) Apache
9 2 (0.42%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 47 (9.83%) MS Excel
2 40 (8.37%) MS Office
3 23 (4.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (3.77%) MS Project
5 6 (1.26%) SPSS
6 5 (1.05%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.84%) ProjectWise
8 2 (0.42%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.21%) Maya
9 1 (0.21%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.21%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.21%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 7 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.05%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.84%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.63%) SmartPlant
6 2 (0.42%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.21%) Magento
7 1 (0.21%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.21%) FRx
7 1 (0.21%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.21%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.63%) Taleo
2 2 (0.42%) Office 365
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.21%) Yammer
3 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.21%) SaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.26%) Internet
2 4 (0.84%) Intranet
3 3 (0.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.42%) DNS
4 2 (0.42%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.42%) DHCP
4 2 (0.42%) FTP
4 2 (0.42%) MPLS
4 2 (0.42%) Firewall
4 2 (0.42%) Wireless
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.21%) VoIP
5 1 (0.21%) WAN
5 1 (0.21%) SAN
5 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (12.13%) Data Warehouse
2 45 (9.41%) SQL Server
3 19 (3.97%) Hadoop
4 16 (3.35%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (2.93%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (2.93%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.93%) Big Data
6 12 (2.51%) DB2
7 11 (2.30%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.88%) SAP BW
9 7 (1.46%) SAP BI
9 7 (1.46%) IBM InfoSphere
10 6 (1.26%) EDRMS
11 5 (1.05%) QlikView
11 5 (1.05%) Data Mining
11 5 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (2.51%) Eclipse
2 9 (1.88%) ERwin
3 8 (1.67%) ClearQuest
3 8 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (1.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 8 (1.67%) ClearCase
4 7 (1.46%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 7 (1.46%) JUnit
5 5 (1.05%) PowerDesigner
6 4 (0.84%) Toad
6 4 (0.84%) Subversion
6 4 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.42%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.42%) Maven
7 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.21%) Hudson
8 1 (0.21%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.21%) JMeter
8 1 (0.21%) JIRA
8 1 (0.21%) ReSharper
General
1 108 (22.59%) Finance
2 35 (7.32%) Retail
3 27 (5.65%) Banking
4 21 (4.39%) Manufacturing
5 18 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.35%) Legal
7 13 (2.72%) Marketing
8 12 (2.51%) Local Government
9 10 (2.09%) Retail Banking
9 10 (2.09%) Electronics
10 9 (1.88%) Military
11 8 (1.67%) Publishing
12 7 (1.46%) Law
13 5 (1.05%) Advertising
14 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.63%) Games
15 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.63%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 102 (21.34%) Analyst
2 71 (14.85%) Architect
3 54 (11.30%) Business Analyst
4 52 (10.88%) Developer
5 43 (9.00%) Project Manager
6 41 (8.58%) Consultant
7 28 (5.86%) Data Architect
8 18 (3.77%) Business Manager
9 16 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
9 16 (3.35%) Data Analyst
10 14 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (2.93%) Information Architect
10 14 (2.93%) Information Manager
11 13 (2.72%) Enterprise Architect
12 12 (2.51%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 11 (2.30%) Technical Analyst
14 10 (2.09%) Systems Analyst
15 9 (1.88%) Software Engineer
15 9 (1.88%) Systems Engineer
16 8 (1.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.44%) Web Services
2 19 (3.97%) JSP
3 16 (3.35%) HTML
4 10 (2.09%) Spring
5 8 (1.67%) XML
5 8 (1.67%) .NET
5 8 (1.67%) GWT
6 7 (1.46%) Middleware
6 7 (1.46%) Hibernate
6 7 (1.46%) JDBC
7 6 (1.26%) CSS
8 5 (1.05%) MFC
9 4 (0.84%) J2EE
9 4 (0.84%) SAP Business Workflow
9 4 (0.84%) Itk
10 3 (0.63%) WDK
11 2 (0.42%) Spring MVC
11 2 (0.42%) Java EE
11 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 145 (30.33%) Management Information System
2 69 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.65%) Data Integration
4 26 (5.44%) NHS
5 20 (4.18%) Client/Server
6 17 (3.56%) Visualisation
7 15 (3.14%) Reference Data
8 13 (2.72%) Data Protection Act
9 12 (2.51%) Computer Science
10 11 (2.30%) Informatics
11 10 (2.09%) Freedom of Information
11 10 (2.09%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.88%) LIMS
13 7 (1.46%) DTV
13 7 (1.46%) GIS
14 6 (1.26%) Mainframe
14 6 (1.26%) Statistics
15 5 (1.05%) Taxonomies
15 5 (1.05%) Mathematics
15 5 (1.05%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (7.11%) Windows
2 26 (5.44%) Linux
3 25 (5.23%) UNIX
4 6 (1.26%) Windows XP
4 6 (1.26%) Android
5 5 (1.05%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.63%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.63%) Solaris
6 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
2 71 (14.85%) Data Management
3 65 (13.60%) Project Management
4 61 (12.76%) Data Modelling
5 50 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (10.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (8.58%) Data Governance
7 36 (7.53%) Data Architecture
8 35 (7.32%) Risk Management
9 34 (7.11%) Data Analysis
10 32 (6.69%) ITIL
11 30 (6.28%) Service Delivery
11 30 (6.28%) Analytics
12 29 (6.07%) PRINCE2
12 29 (6.07%) Business Analysis
13 28 (5.86%) ETL
13 28 (5.86%) Change Management
13 28 (5.86%) Enterprise Architecture
14 27 (5.65%) Information Architecture
15 26 (5.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 61 (12.76%) SQL
2 35 (7.32%) Java
3 17 (3.56%) C++
4 15 (3.14%) Shell Script
5 13 (2.72%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.67%) C#
7 6 (1.26%) C
7 6 (1.26%) Python
8 4 (0.84%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.63%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.63%) R
10 2 (0.42%) VBA
10 2 (0.42%) Perl
10 2 (0.42%) VBScript
10 2 (0.42%) VB
10 2 (0.42%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.21%) X++
11 1 (0.21%) JCL
11 1 (0.21%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 76 (15.90%) Security Cleared
2 48 (10.04%) SC Cleared
3 45 (9.41%) Degree
4 20 (4.18%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.09%) CISA
6 9 (1.88%) CISSP
7 7 (1.46%) QiCA
8 6 (1.26%) CISM
8 6 (1.26%) ISEB
9 5 (1.05%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.84%) ACCA
10 4 (0.84%) CIMA
10 4 (0.84%) CCNA
10 4 (0.84%) HND
10 4 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.84%) PMP
11 3 (0.63%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.63%) CRISC
11 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.18%) Data Quality
2 17 (3.56%) QA
3 14 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.46%) COREP
5 7 (1.46%) FINREP
6 4 (0.84%) BS7799
6 4 (0.84%) FATCA
7 3 (0.63%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.63%) SLA
8 2 (0.42%) GMP
8 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.21%) GxP
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.21%) GAMP
9 1 (0.21%) TickIT
9 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.21%) P3O
9 1 (0.21%) COBIT
9 1 (0.21%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.42%) XenApp
3 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) SCCM
1 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 65 (13.60%) Microsoft
2 60 (12.55%) SAP
3 34 (7.11%) Oracle
4 23 (4.81%) IBM
5 19 (3.97%) Cognos
6 16 (3.35%) Business Objects
7 15 (3.14%) Informatica
8 12 (2.51%) Google
9 9 (1.88%) Teradata
10 7 (1.46%) OpenText
11 6 (1.26%) HP
11 6 (1.26%) Sybase
11 6 (1.26%) Tableau
12 4 (0.84%) hybris
12 4 (0.84%) Talend
12 4 (0.84%) Cisco
12 4 (0.84%) Adobe
12 4 (0.84%) Citrix
12 4 (0.84%) Ariba
13 3 (0.63%) VMware
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £601 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Witham, Essex
Network ITR
Rate: 175 to 175 per day GBP
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £420 per day 3 months rolling
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £525 per day + D.O.E.
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £130 - £175 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £160 - £175 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £175 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £170 - £175 per day
Posted: 6 days ago