The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Management
Rank 347 310 366
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +56
Contract jobs citing Information Management 255 289 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.58% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.79% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 152 119
Average daily rate
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£428 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.84% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £581
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £392 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 7
Average hourly rate £29.56 £16.00 £14.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.75% +8.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £9.80 £13.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.54 £26.20 £26.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £14.25 £13.35
% change year-on-year
+163.15% +6.74%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39028 36522 40170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.08% 72.85% 70.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24228 22021 22957
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1171 1067 1398
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -29 233 £440 - 93
London -32 122 £450 - 44
South East -28 27 £325 -27.77% 15
City of London +19 25 £484 +12.95% 16
East of England +7 25 £425 +37.09% 4
East Midlands +11 16 £463 +15.62% 5
Scotland -7 15 £350 - 3
Berkshire -5 14 £288 -27.30% 5
North West -3 13 £275 -4.84% 4
South West -37 11 £475 +30.13% 13
Northamptonshire - 10 £488 - 1
Slough +8 9 £200 -49.43%
Wiltshire -4 9 £513 +2.50% 8
West Midlands -19 8 £400 -2.85% 3
Northampton - 8 £500 -
Manchester - 7 £331 - 2
Edinburgh - 7 £320 - 1
Swindon +2 6 £550 -5.57% 6
Hampshire -13 6 £300 -42.58% 1
Yorkshire +4 5 £550 +137.83% 4
Cambridgeshire -5 5 £350 - 2
Glasgow - 5 £443 -
Cambridge - 5 £350 - 2
Essex 0 4 - -
Surrey 0 4 £758 +45.67%
West Yorkshire +4 3 - - 4
Leeds +2 3 - - 4
Brentwood - 3 - -
South Yorkshire - 3 £550 -
Coventry -12 2 - -

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 155 (25.83%) Management Information System
2 114 (19.00%) Project Management
3 108 (18.00%) Finance
4 84 (14.00%) Degree
5 74 (12.33%) SharePoint
5 74 (12.33%) Security Cleared
6 73 (12.17%) Data Management
7 71 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
8 69 (11.50%) Migration
9 64 (10.67%) SQL
10 62 (10.33%) Microsoft
11 57 (9.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 56 (9.33%) SC Cleared
13 53 (8.83%) Business Analysis
14 49 (8.17%) Data Modelling
14 49 (8.17%) SQL Server
14 49 (8.17%) SAP
14 49 (8.17%) ITIL
14 49 (8.17%) MS Excel
15 47 (7.83%) NHS
16 46 (7.67%) PRINCE2
16 46 (7.67%) MS Office
17 45 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
18 42 (7.00%) Data Warehouse
19 39 (6.50%) Data Analysis
20 38 (6.33%) Retail
21 37 (6.17%) Change Management
21 37 (6.17%) Analytics
22 36 (6.00%) Oracle
23 35 (5.83%) Windows

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (12.33%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (2.67%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (1.50%) SAS
5 7 (1.17%) Apache
6 6 (1.00%) Documentum
7 5 (0.83%) IIS
7 5 (0.83%) CMS
7 5 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.67%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.67%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.50%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (0.50%) LiveLink
9 3 (0.50%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.33%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (0.33%) Drupal
10 2 (0.33%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (8.17%) MS Excel
2 46 (7.67%) MS Office
3 18 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (2.67%) MS Project
5 8 (1.33%) InfoPath
6 6 (1.00%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.83%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.50%) ProjectWise
9 3 (0.50%) SPSS
10 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.00%) Maximo
2 4 (0.67%) SAP SD
2 4 (0.67%) TRIRIGA
3 3 (0.50%) SAP MM
3 3 (0.50%) SAP MDM
4 2 (0.33%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.33%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.17%) AWD
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.17%) Summit
5 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.00%) Intranet
1 12 (2.00%) Firewall
2 9 (1.50%) SAN
3 8 (1.33%) SMTP
4 7 (1.17%) GPRS
4 7 (1.17%) GSM
4 7 (1.17%) 3GPP
4 7 (1.17%) WCDMA
4 7 (1.17%) LTE
5 6 (1.00%) 4G
5 6 (1.00%) Wireless
5 6 (1.00%) VoIP
5 6 (1.00%) WAN
6 5 (0.83%) LAN
6 5 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (0.83%) VoLTE
7 4 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.67%) MPLS
7 4 (0.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.17%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.00%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (4.67%) EDRMS
4 27 (4.50%) Big Data
5 14 (2.33%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.17%) MS Access
7 11 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.83%) Relational Database
8 10 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (1.50%) Data Mining
10 8 (1.33%) DataStage
10 8 (1.33%) QlikView
11 7 (1.17%) DB2
11 7 (1.17%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.17%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.00%) EDMS
13 5 (0.83%) OLAP
13 5 (0.83%) MySQL
13 5 (0.83%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (1.00%) JUnit
1 6 (1.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (0.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.50%) ERwin
4 2 (0.33%) Maven
4 2 (0.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.17%) Ant
5 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.17%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.17%) JIRA
5 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.17%) Subversion
5 1 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 108 (18.00%) Finance
2 38 (6.33%) Retail
3 33 (5.50%) Banking
4 24 (4.00%) Publishing
5 20 (3.33%) Retail Banking
6 12 (2.00%) Marketing
6 12 (2.00%) Back Office
7 11 (1.83%) Military
8 10 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.50%) Legal
10 8 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.83%) Electronics
11 5 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.83%) Games
11 5 (0.83%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.50%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.50%) Billing
12 3 (0.50%) Dutch Language
12 3 (0.50%) French Language
12 3 (0.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 133 (22.17%) Analyst
2 110 (18.33%) Architect
3 74 (12.33%) Business Analyst
4 58 (9.67%) Project Manager
5 53 (8.83%) Consultant
6 52 (8.67%) Developer
7 38 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
8 29 (4.83%) Information Manager
9 25 (4.17%) Information Architect
10 23 (3.83%) Administrator
10 23 (3.83%) Data Analyst
10 23 (3.83%) Systems Analyst
11 20 (3.33%) Data Architect
11 20 (3.33%) Data Manager
12 18 (3.00%) Enterprise Architect
12 18 (3.00%) Business Systems Analyst
13 17 (2.83%) Senior Manager
14 15 (2.50%) Programme Manager
15 13 (2.17%) SharePoint Administrator
16 11 (1.83%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.50%) XML
2 19 (3.17%) HTML
3 18 (3.00%) .NET
4 17 (2.83%) Web Services
5 10 (1.67%) J2EE
6 9 (1.50%) CSS
6 9 (1.50%) HTML5
7 8 (1.33%) jQuery
8 7 (1.17%) Application Packaging
8 7 (1.17%) REST
9 6 (1.00%) Spring
9 6 (1.00%) SOAP
10 5 (0.83%) XSD
11 3 (0.50%) XSLT
11 3 (0.50%) XML Schema
11 3 (0.50%) Middleware
11 3 (0.50%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.50%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.50%) Java SE
11 3 (0.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 155 (25.83%) Management Information System
2 47 (7.83%) NHS
3 18 (3.00%) Freedom of Information
3 18 (3.00%) Data Protection Act
4 16 (2.67%) Data Integration
4 16 (2.67%) Mainframe
5 15 (2.50%) Visualisation
6 12 (2.00%) Open Source
6 12 (2.00%) GIS
7 11 (1.83%) Taxonomies
7 11 (1.83%) Informatics
8 9 (1.50%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.33%) Freedom of Information Act
10 7 (1.17%) Reference Data
10 7 (1.17%) Statistics
11 6 (1.00%) FMCG
11 6 (1.00%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.83%) Ontologies
13 4 (0.67%) Cryptography
13 4 (0.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (5.83%) Windows
2 28 (4.67%) UNIX
3 11 (1.83%) Linux
4 4 (0.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.67%) Android
4 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.50%) Solaris
5 3 (0.50%) zOS
6 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.33%) AIX
7 1 (0.17%) HPUX
7 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (19.00%) Project Management
2 73 (12.17%) Data Management
3 71 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
4 69 (11.50%) Migration
5 57 (9.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 53 (8.83%) Business Analysis
7 49 (8.17%) ITIL
7 49 (8.17%) Data Modelling
8 46 (7.67%) PRINCE2
9 45 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
10 39 (6.50%) Data Analysis
11 37 (6.17%) Change Management
11 37 (6.17%) Analytics
12 34 (5.67%) Document Management
13 33 (5.50%) Technical Architecture
14 32 (5.33%) Service Management
15 31 (5.17%) Data Architecture
16 30 (5.00%) Data Migration
16 30 (5.00%) Risk Management
17 29 (4.83%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (10.67%) SQL
2 21 (3.50%) Java
2 21 (3.50%) JavaScript
3 17 (2.83%) C#
4 12 (2.00%) C
5 7 (1.17%) REXX
5 7 (1.17%) T-SQL
6 5 (0.83%) C++
7 4 (0.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.67%) Python
8 3 (0.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (0.50%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.50%) Ruby
8 3 (0.50%) VBA
8 3 (0.50%) PHP
9 2 (0.33%) Perl
9 2 (0.33%) VB
10 1 (0.17%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.17%) RPG
Qualifications
1 84 (14.00%) Degree
2 74 (12.33%) Security Cleared
3 56 (9.33%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.83%) CISSP
5 11 (1.83%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.67%) ISEB
7 9 (1.50%) PMP
8 7 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.00%) CTC Cleared
9 6 (1.00%) GIAC
9 6 (1.00%) CEH
10 5 (0.83%) CISM
11 4 (0.67%) SSCP
11 4 (0.67%) CISA
11 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.67%) CCSP
12 3 (0.50%) MCSE
12 3 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.00%) QA
2 13 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 12 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.50%) SLA
5 6 (1.00%) COBIT
6 5 (0.83%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.67%) P3O
7 4 (0.67%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.33%) SNOMED CT
9 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 11 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.33%) Varnish
3 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.17%) KVM
4 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (2.17%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.00%) Control-M
3 5 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.33%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.17%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.17%) Puppet
5 1 (0.17%) Nagios
5 1 (0.17%) SCCM
5 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 62 (10.33%) Microsoft
2 49 (8.17%) SAP
3 36 (6.00%) Oracle
4 17 (2.83%) Business Objects
5 10 (1.67%) Open Text
6 9 (1.50%) Adobe
7 7 (1.17%) Cisco
7 7 (1.17%) Citrix
7 7 (1.17%) hybris
8 6 (1.00%) AccuRev
8 6 (1.00%) Informatica
9 5 (0.83%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.67%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.67%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.67%) ATG
10 4 (0.67%) Juniper
10 4 (0.67%) Sun
10 4 (0.67%) Talend
11 3 (0.50%) Tableau
11 3 (0.50%) Lagan
Crawley
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £225 - £265 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £19.26 - £23.98 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
South West England
DP Connect
Rate: £540 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £125.00 - £150.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £480 - 540 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £115 - £130 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South west
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Rate: From £25,783 to £34,530 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £223 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Posted: 15 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Posted: 16 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Posted: 18 days ago
East Midlands
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 24 days ago