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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Management
Rank 329 350 303
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -47
Contract jobs citing Information Management 332 273 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.52% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.68% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 169 147
Average daily rate
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£389 £445 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 5 7
Average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +134.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +167.85%

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
43274 40267 36736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.50% 76.08% 74.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27921 25102 22050
Average daily rate £413 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £572 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1158 1185 1094
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +17 313 £388 -13.88% 115
London -6 134 £390 -16.30% 56
South West +23 43 £430 -9.47% 12
East of England +23 43 £375 -11.76% 3
South East -7 37 £356 +0.35% 19
City of London -5 29 £400 -19.19% 14
North West -1 25 £344 +25.00% 10
Essex +2 18 £275 -
Somerset - 16 - - 1
Templecombe - 16 - -
Berkshire +14 13 £464 +46.06% 11
West Midlands +3 12 £438 +9.37% 5
Manchester -2 11 £325 -1.88% 7
Cheshire - 11 £425 -
Suffolk +16 10 £435 -1.97% 1
Ipswich +5 10 £435 +2.35% 1
Wiltshire +1 10 £430 -9.47% 2
Yorkshire -17 10 £350 -24.32% 3
West Yorkshire -15 9 £315 -16.00% 3
Gloucestershire +6 7 £400 - 2
Bristol +5 7 £683 +46.77% 5
Surrey -4 7 £513 - 4
Scotland -13 7 £325 -26.96% 3
East Sussex - 7 £400 -
Chelmsford - 7 £173 -
Hampshire +2 6 £305 +1.66%
East Midlands -17 6 £388 -16.21% 4
Reading +10 5 £288 -9.44% 6
Cambridgeshire -2 5 £325 -7.14%
Hertfordshire -7 5 £500 - 1

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 204 (36.17%) Management Information System
2 139 (24.65%) Finance
3 114 (20.21%) Business Intelligence
4 102 (18.09%) Project Management
5 96 (17.02%) Security Cleared
6 93 (16.49%) Microsoft
7 92 (16.31%) Analytical Skills
8 86 (15.25%) Data Modelling
9 79 (14.01%) Data Management
10 76 (13.48%) MS Excel
11 74 (13.12%) SQL
12 73 (12.94%) Data Warehouse
13 64 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
14 63 (11.17%) SC Cleared
15 62 (10.99%) Degree
16 60 (10.64%) SAP
17 57 (10.11%) PRINCE2
18 54 (9.57%) SQL Server
19 48 (8.51%) ETL
20 47 (8.33%) Programme Management
21 45 (7.98%) Migration
21 45 (7.98%) SharePoint
21 45 (7.98%) Data Protection
22 44 (7.80%) MS Office
23 43 (7.62%) Oracle
24 42 (7.45%) Analytics
25 41 (7.27%) Data Governance
25 41 (7.27%) Change Management
25 41 (7.27%) Risk Management
26 40 (7.09%) NHS

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 45 (7.98%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.95%) SAS
3 8 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (1.24%) IIS
5 6 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.06%) Oracle UPK
6 4 (0.71%) SAP Portal
6 4 (0.71%) Apache
6 4 (0.71%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.53%) CMS
7 3 (0.53%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.53%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.35%) Lync
8 2 (0.35%) Liferay
8 2 (0.35%) JBoss
8 2 (0.35%) LiveLink
Applications
1 76 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 44 (7.80%) MS Office
3 39 (6.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (5.14%) MS Project
5 22 (3.90%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.89%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.71%) SPSS
8 3 (0.53%) ProjectWise
9 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.18%) Maya
9 1 (0.18%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.18%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.18%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 9 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 9 (1.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (0.89%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.71%) SAP MM
4 3 (0.53%) Maximo
4 3 (0.53%) SmartPlant
4 3 (0.53%) Radian6
5 2 (0.35%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.35%) Primavera
5 2 (0.35%) Unica
5 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.18%) FRx
6 1 (0.18%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.18%) Magento
6 1 (0.18%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.18%) Summit
6 1 (0.18%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.06%) Taleo
2 4 (0.71%) Office 365
3 3 (0.53%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.53%) Yammer
4 2 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.48%) Internet
2 5 (0.89%) Firewall
2 5 (0.89%) DNS
3 4 (0.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.71%) VPN
3 4 (0.71%) SAN
4 2 (0.35%) Intranet
4 2 (0.35%) Wireless
4 2 (0.35%) DHCP
4 2 (0.35%) IPv4
4 2 (0.35%) IPv6
4 2 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (0.35%) Network Security
5 1 (0.18%) VoIP
5 1 (0.18%) SSL
5 1 (0.18%) HTTP
5 1 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.18%) VLAN
5 1 (0.18%) MPLS
5 1 (0.18%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (12.94%) Data Warehouse
2 54 (9.57%) SQL Server
3 25 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 21 (3.72%) Hadoop
7 20 (3.55%) Big Data
8 17 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (2.84%) RDBMS
10 15 (2.66%) BusinessObjects
11 14 (2.48%) EDRMS
12 11 (1.95%) Data Mining
12 11 (1.95%) NoSQL
12 11 (1.95%) QlikView
13 10 (1.77%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.42%) MySQL
14 8 (1.42%) SAP BW
15 7 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
16 6 (1.06%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 11 (1.95%) ERwin
2 10 (1.77%) JIRA
3 9 (1.60%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (0.89%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.89%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.89%) Subversion
4 5 (0.89%) PowerDesigner
5 4 (0.71%) ClearCase
5 4 (0.71%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.71%) Toad
5 4 (0.71%) ClearQuest
5 4 (0.71%) Rational Rhapsody
5 4 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.53%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.53%) Maven
6 3 (0.53%) Ant
6 3 (0.53%) JUnit
6 3 (0.53%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.35%) HP UFT
General
1 139 (24.65%) Finance
2 32 (5.67%) Banking
3 26 (4.61%) Manufacturing
4 25 (4.43%) Telecoms
5 23 (4.08%) Retail
5 23 (4.08%) Legal
5 23 (4.08%) Marketing
6 15 (2.66%) Local Government
7 12 (2.13%) Electronics
7 12 (2.13%) Aerospace
8 11 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.77%) Law
10 7 (1.24%) Publishing
11 6 (1.06%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.89%) Military
12 5 (0.89%) Advertising
13 4 (0.71%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.71%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.35%) Games
15 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 142 (25.18%) Analyst
2 90 (15.96%) Architect
3 80 (14.18%) Business Analyst
4 50 (8.87%) Project Manager
5 49 (8.69%) Consultant
6 48 (8.51%) Developer
7 33 (5.85%) Data Architect
8 25 (4.43%) Data Analyst
9 23 (4.08%) Information Manager
9 23 (4.08%) Business Manager
10 21 (3.72%) Software Engineer
11 18 (3.19%) Data Manager
12 17 (3.01%) Information Analyst
12 17 (3.01%) Systems Analyst
13 16 (2.84%) Java Software Engineer
13 16 (2.84%) Senior Analyst
13 16 (2.84%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 15 (2.66%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (2.66%) Information Architect
15 13 (2.30%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (6.56%) Web Services
2 22 (3.90%) Spring
3 18 (3.19%) HTML
4 16 (2.84%) Apache Camel
5 12 (2.13%) XML
5 12 (2.13%) Apache CXF
6 11 (1.95%) .NET
7 10 (1.77%) JSP
8 9 (1.60%) Middleware
8 9 (1.60%) CSS
9 4 (0.71%) GWT
9 4 (0.71%) SAP Business Workflow
9 4 (0.71%) Ajax
9 4 (0.71%) Hibernate
9 4 (0.71%) SOAP
9 4 (0.71%) J2EE
9 4 (0.71%) Itk
10 3 (0.53%) REST
10 3 (0.53%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 204 (36.17%) Management Information System
2 92 (16.31%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (7.09%) NHS
4 35 (6.21%) Data Integration
5 24 (4.26%) Visualisation
6 22 (3.90%) Freedom of Information
6 22 (3.90%) Statistics
7 20 (3.55%) Data Protection Act
8 18 (3.19%) Informatics
9 17 (3.01%) Computer Science
9 17 (3.01%) Client/Server
10 14 (2.48%) Data Centre
11 11 (1.95%) Reference Data
12 10 (1.77%) LIMS
12 10 (1.77%) GIS
13 9 (1.60%) DTV
13 9 (1.60%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.42%) Data Structures
14 8 (1.42%) Taxonomies
15 7 (1.24%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.74%) Windows
2 32 (5.67%) Linux
3 18 (3.19%) UNIX
4 6 (1.06%) Windows XP
5 5 (0.89%) Solaris
5 5 (0.89%) Android
6 4 (0.71%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (20.21%) Business Intelligence
2 102 (18.09%) Project Management
3 86 (15.25%) Data Modelling
4 79 (14.01%) Data Management
5 64 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (10.11%) PRINCE2
7 48 (8.51%) ETL
8 47 (8.33%) Programme Management
9 45 (7.98%) Migration
9 45 (7.98%) Data Protection
10 42 (7.45%) Analytics
11 41 (7.27%) Data Governance
11 41 (7.27%) Risk Management
11 41 (7.27%) Change Management
12 39 (6.91%) UML
13 38 (6.74%) ITIL
13 38 (6.74%) Data Analysis
13 38 (6.74%) Data Architecture
14 37 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
15 33 (5.85%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (13.12%) SQL
2 40 (7.09%) Java
3 24 (4.26%) C++
4 20 (3.55%) JavaScript
5 12 (2.13%) C
6 11 (1.95%) VB
6 11 (1.95%) Shell Script
7 8 (1.42%) C#
8 7 (1.24%) Python
9 6 (1.06%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.06%) Perl
10 5 (0.89%) VBA
11 4 (0.71%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.53%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.53%) R
12 3 (0.53%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 2 (0.35%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.35%) PHP5
13 2 (0.35%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 96 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 63 (11.17%) SC Cleared
3 62 (10.99%) Degree
4 14 (2.48%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.95%) CISSP
5 11 (1.95%) CISA
6 10 (1.77%) ISEB
7 9 (1.60%) CISM
8 7 (1.24%) PMP
9 6 (1.06%) QiCA
10 5 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.89%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.71%) CRISC
12 3 (0.53%) ACCA
12 3 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.53%) CIMA
12 3 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.53%) CCNA
12 3 (0.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.21%) Data Quality
2 17 (3.01%) QA
3 12 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.77%) P3O
6 7 (1.24%) COREP
6 7 (1.24%) FINREP
6 7 (1.24%) SLA
7 4 (0.71%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.53%) FATCA
8 3 (0.53%) TickIT
8 3 (0.53%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.18%) GxP
9 1 (0.18%) GAMP
9 1 (0.18%) GMP
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.18%) BS7799
9 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.35%) XenApp
4 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.53%) Puppet
1 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.35%) SCCM
2 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.35%) Kibana
3 1 (0.18%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.18%) logstash
3 1 (0.18%) Nessus
Vendors
1 93 (16.49%) Microsoft
2 60 (10.64%) SAP
3 43 (7.62%) Oracle
4 25 (4.43%) Business Objects
4 25 (4.43%) IBM
5 22 (3.90%) Cognos
6 17 (3.01%) Informatica
7 15 (2.66%) Luciad
8 11 (1.95%) Google
9 9 (1.60%) Teradata
9 9 (1.60%) Talend
9 9 (1.60%) HP
10 8 (1.42%) OpenText
11 6 (1.06%) VMware
11 6 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.89%) JD Edwards
12 5 (0.89%) Citrix
12 5 (0.89%) Cisco
12 5 (0.89%) Sybase
12 5 (0.89%) Ab Initio
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Adroit People Limited
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LA International
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £600.00 - £623.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Connectus
Rate: £69.07 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £330 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
People Source
Rate: £400 - £580 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £330 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £330 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Middlesex
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
South Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago