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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Management
Rank 377 350 341
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -9
Contract jobs citing Information Management 285 283 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.51% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.67% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 179 146
Average daily rate
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£446 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £277 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £553 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £443 £408
% change year-on-year
-1.97% +8.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 5
Average hourly rate £40.87 £19.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.10% +58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.51 £16.50 £9.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £21.62 £17.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £17.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year
+223.52% +44.68%

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
45685 42476 39076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.18% 76.04% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29782 26353 24011
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1243 1161 1109
Average hourly rate £31.44 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.76% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -14 260 £450 +5.88% 92
London +19 133 £450 +12.50% 50
South East -18 42 £400 -11.11% 11
South West -4 30 £663 +39.47% 14
City of London 0 25 £450 +20.00% 12
West Midlands +16 14 £475 +11.76% 6
North West -28 14 £450 +1.12% 5
Wales -7 13 £425 +246.93%
East of England -8 13 £413 -2.94% 3
Berkshire 0 12 £369 -10.60% 3
Bristol -1 11 £683 +43.68% 5
Somerset - 11 £275 - 3
Scotland -14 10 £300 -31.42% 4
Surrey +1 9 £350 -15.15% 3
Hampshire 0 9 £295 -43.20%
South Wales -4 8 £250 +104.08%
Cardiff - 8 £250 -
Templecombe - 8 - -
Wiltshire -4 7 £536 +12.89% 6
Cheshire -10 6 £450 -10.00% 1
Swindon -10 6 £613 +28.94% 3
Reading - 6 £288 - 2
Glasgow +10 5 £260 -40.90% 3
Warwickshire +8 5 £475 +5.55%
East Sussex +8 5 £419 +28.84% 1
Woking +8 5 £350 -
Brighton +3 5 £419 +28.84%
West Wales - 5 £425 -
Swansea - 5 £425 -
Milton Keynes -5 4 - - 2

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 217 (37.03%) Management Information System
2 136 (23.21%) Finance
3 118 (20.14%) Project Management
4 108 (18.43%) Business Intelligence
4 108 (18.43%) Security Cleared
5 105 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
6 96 (16.38%) Data Modelling
7 95 (16.21%) Microsoft
8 93 (15.87%) Data Management
9 80 (13.65%) MS Excel
10 73 (12.46%) SC Cleared
11 72 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
12 70 (11.95%) SQL
13 66 (11.26%) Degree
14 60 (10.24%) PRINCE2
14 60 (10.24%) Data Warehouse
15 57 (9.73%) Oracle
16 52 (8.87%) SAP
17 51 (8.70%) SQL Server
17 51 (8.70%) Migration
18 49 (8.36%) Programme Management
18 49 (8.36%) Business Analysis
18 49 (8.36%) ETL
19 48 (8.19%) SharePoint
20 45 (7.68%) Data Quality
21 44 (7.51%) Analytics
22 41 (7.00%) Data Protection
22 41 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
23 38 (6.48%) Data Analysis
23 38 (6.48%) Change Management

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 48 (8.19%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (2.22%) IIS
4 11 (1.88%) SAS
5 7 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (1.02%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (1.02%) Lync
6 6 (1.02%) Oracle UPK
7 5 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.85%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.85%) Apache
8 4 (0.68%) LiveLink
8 4 (0.68%) SAP Portal
9 3 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.51%) Alfresco
9 3 (0.51%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.34%) JBoss
10 2 (0.34%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 80 (13.65%) MS Excel
2 35 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 34 (5.80%) MS Office
4 28 (4.78%) MS Project
5 26 (4.44%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.19%) SPSS
7 6 (1.02%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.34%) ProjectWise
9 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.17%) Maya
9 1 (0.17%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (1.37%) Maximo
2 8 (1.37%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.85%) Primavera
4 4 (0.68%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.68%) Radian6
5 2 (0.34%) Unica
5 2 (0.34%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.34%) BusinessWare
5 2 (0.34%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.17%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.17%) Summit
6 1 (0.17%) TrackWise
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.17%) FRx
6 1 (0.17%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.41%) Office 365
2 13 (2.22%) Google Apps
3 11 (1.88%) SaaS
4 6 (1.02%) Taleo
5 2 (0.34%) Yammer
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.17%) PaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.24%) Internet
2 10 (1.71%) Firewall
3 7 (1.19%) VPN
4 5 (0.85%) SAN
5 4 (0.68%) Intranet
5 4 (0.68%) DNS
5 4 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.68%) WebEx
6 3 (0.51%) WAN
7 2 (0.34%) LAN
7 2 (0.34%) SSL
7 2 (0.34%) IPv4
7 2 (0.34%) IPv6
7 2 (0.34%) MPLS
7 2 (0.34%) TACACS
7 2 (0.34%) Wireless
7 2 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.34%) Network Security
8 1 (0.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (10.24%) Data Warehouse
2 51 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 34 (5.80%) Relational Database
4 25 (4.27%) BusinessObjects
5 24 (4.10%) RDBMS
5 24 (4.10%) Big Data
6 22 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (3.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.56%) EDRMS
8 15 (2.56%) Data Mining
8 15 (2.56%) QlikView
9 14 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (2.22%) NoSQL
11 12 (2.05%) Hadoop
11 12 (2.05%) IBM InfoSphere
12 11 (1.88%) Oracle Database
13 10 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
14 9 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (1.54%) SAP BW
15 8 (1.37%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 11 (1.88%) Talend Open Studio
2 10 (1.71%) ERwin
2 10 (1.71%) JIRA
3 6 (1.02%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.85%) Subversion
4 5 (0.85%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.68%) PowerDesigner
6 3 (0.51%) Maven
6 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.51%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.51%) Ant
6 3 (0.51%) JUnit
6 3 (0.51%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.51%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.34%) Selenium
7 2 (0.34%) JMeter
7 2 (0.34%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.34%) Toad
7 2 (0.34%) Rational Rose
General
1 136 (23.21%) Finance
2 36 (6.14%) Banking
3 25 (4.27%) Retail
4 23 (3.92%) Legal
4 23 (3.92%) Marketing
5 21 (3.58%) Manufacturing
6 18 (3.07%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.88%) Aerospace
9 10 (1.71%) Law
9 10 (1.71%) Local Government
10 7 (1.19%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.19%) Electronics
11 6 (1.02%) Advertising
11 6 (1.02%) Publishing
12 5 (0.85%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.68%) Military
13 4 (0.68%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.34%) Automotive
14 2 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 153 (26.11%) Analyst
2 111 (18.94%) Architect
3 94 (16.04%) Business Analyst
4 59 (10.07%) Project Manager
5 49 (8.36%) Consultant
6 41 (7.00%) Developer
7 32 (5.46%) Data Architect
8 26 (4.44%) Data Analyst
9 19 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (3.24%) Software Engineer
10 18 (3.07%) Information Analyst
10 18 (3.07%) Enterprise Architect
11 15 (2.56%) Java Software Engineer
11 15 (2.56%) Data Manager
11 15 (2.56%) Information Manager
11 15 (2.56%) Technical Architect
11 15 (2.56%) Administrator
11 15 (2.56%) Information Architect
12 14 (2.39%) Systems Analyst
12 14 (2.39%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (6.31%) Web Services
2 17 (2.90%) Spring
3 16 (2.73%) Apache Camel
4 15 (2.56%) HTML
5 12 (2.05%) XML
5 12 (2.05%) Apache CXF
6 11 (1.88%) .NET
6 11 (1.88%) CSS
7 7 (1.19%) Middleware
8 4 (0.68%) JSP
8 4 (0.68%) SOAP
8 4 (0.68%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.68%) Grails
8 4 (0.68%) XMPP
8 4 (0.68%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.68%) SAP Business Workflow
8 4 (0.68%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.68%) Itk
9 3 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.51%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 217 (37.03%) Management Information System
2 105 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (6.31%) NHS
4 31 (5.29%) Data Integration
5 21 (3.58%) Freedom of Information
6 19 (3.24%) Statistics
6 19 (3.24%) Data Protection Act
6 19 (3.24%) Visualisation
7 18 (3.07%) Computer Science
8 16 (2.73%) Informatics
9 12 (2.05%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.88%) LIMS
10 11 (1.88%) Reference Data
10 11 (1.88%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.71%) Taxonomies
12 9 (1.54%) Mobile Computing
13 8 (1.37%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.37%) Social Media
13 8 (1.37%) E-Learning
14 7 (1.19%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.31%) Windows
1 37 (6.31%) Linux
2 22 (3.75%) UNIX
3 8 (1.37%) Solaris
4 5 (0.85%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.68%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.51%) zOS
6 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.34%) AIX
7 2 (0.34%) Android
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (20.14%) Project Management
2 108 (18.43%) Business Intelligence
3 96 (16.38%) Data Modelling
4 93 (15.87%) Data Management
5 72 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (10.24%) PRINCE2
7 51 (8.70%) Migration
8 49 (8.36%) Programme Management
8 49 (8.36%) ETL
8 49 (8.36%) Business Analysis
9 44 (7.51%) Analytics
10 41 (7.00%) Data Protection
10 41 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 38 (6.48%) Data Analysis
11 38 (6.48%) Change Management
12 37 (6.31%) UML
13 35 (5.97%) Data Governance
14 34 (5.80%) User Stories
14 34 (5.80%) Data Architecture
15 33 (5.63%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 70 (11.95%) SQL
2 38 (6.48%) Java
3 22 (3.75%) C++
4 21 (3.58%) JavaScript
5 16 (2.73%) C
6 10 (1.71%) VB
7 9 (1.54%) Shell Script
7 9 (1.54%) Perl
8 8 (1.37%) C#
9 7 (1.19%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.19%) Python
10 4 (0.68%) VBA
10 4 (0.68%) Groovy
11 3 (0.51%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.51%) R
11 3 (0.51%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 3 (0.51%) VBScript
11 3 (0.51%) PHP
12 2 (0.34%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 108 (18.43%) Security Cleared
2 73 (12.46%) SC Cleared
3 66 (11.26%) Degree
4 18 (3.07%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.71%) CISSP
5 10 (1.71%) CISM
6 8 (1.37%) PMP
6 8 (1.37%) ISEB
6 8 (1.37%) CTC Cleared
7 7 (1.19%) CISA
8 6 (1.02%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.51%) CRISC
11 2 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.34%) MOS
11 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.68%) Data Quality
2 19 (3.24%) QA
3 11 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.71%) P3O
5 7 (1.19%) COREP
5 7 (1.19%) FINREP
6 6 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.85%) SLA
8 4 (0.68%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.51%) TickIT
9 3 (0.51%) COBIT
10 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.17%) GMP
10 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.17%) FATCA
10 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 10 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.34%) ClearTrust
4 2 (0.34%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.17%) Docker
5 1 (0.17%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (0.17%) XenApp
5 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.68%) XenMobile
1 4 (0.68%) AirWatch
2 3 (0.51%) Puppet
3 2 (0.34%) Kibana
3 2 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.34%) Nessus
3 2 (0.34%) SCCM
3 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.17%) logstash
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.17%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 95 (16.21%) Microsoft
2 57 (9.73%) Oracle
3 52 (8.87%) SAP
4 32 (5.46%) IBM
5 23 (3.92%) Informatica
6 22 (3.75%) Cognos
7 18 (3.07%) Google
8 15 (2.56%) Luciad
9 11 (1.88%) Talend
10 10 (1.71%) OpenText
11 9 (1.54%) VMware
11 9 (1.54%) Teradata
11 9 (1.54%) HP
12 8 (1.37%) Citrix
13 7 (1.19%) Sybase
14 6 (1.02%) Infor
14 6 (1.02%) hybris
15 5 (0.85%) JD Edwards
15 5 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
16 4 (0.68%) CheckPoint
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