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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Management
Rank 343 342 297
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -45
Contract jobs citing Information Management 299 260 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.49% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.66% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 155 150
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £277 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £732 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 8
Average hourly rate £46.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+206.66% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £11.16 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £27.59
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+213.33% -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
41941 39670 34556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.12% 75.31% 74.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 26586 25081 20645
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1211 1173 1034
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.07 £48.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +28 279 £400 -11.11% 81
London +2 118 £400 -15.78% 34
South West +31 39 £400 -20.00% 10
East of England +25 37 £350 +12.00% 1
South East -27 31 £425 +18.88% 12
North West -5 29 £388 +7.04% 10
City of London +1 25 £400 -19.59% 5
Essex +13 18 £275 -
Cheshire - 15 £438 - 2
Wiltshire +6 13 £488 -2.45% 4
Berkshire -6 12 £464 +46.06% 1
Somerset - 12 £388 - 1
Manchester -9 10 £344 +3.77% 2
Yorkshire -16 10 £350 -6.66% 5
Suffolk +15 8 £420 +68.00% 1
Ipswich +12 8 £420 +68.00% 1
Chelmsford - 8 £173 -
Gloucestershire - 8 £400 - 2
Templecombe - 8 - - 1
West Midlands -11 7 £425 - 5
West Yorkshire -15 7 £250 -33.33% 3
Scotland -19 7 £350 -28.93% 3
Swindon +11 6 £600 +20.00% 2
Hampshire -3 6 £350 +24.55% 1
East Midlands -10 6 £388 -8.82% 3
Surrey +3 5 £581 -
Cambridgeshire 0 5 £325 +4.00%
Hertfordshire -4 5 £500 -
Bracknell -4 5 £450 -
Basildon - 5 £400 -

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 163 (31.23%) Management Information System
2 128 (24.52%) Finance
3 104 (19.92%) Business Intelligence
4 83 (15.90%) Microsoft
5 78 (14.94%) Project Management
6 76 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
7 75 (14.37%) Security Cleared
8 73 (13.98%) Data Modelling
9 72 (13.79%) Data Management
10 71 (13.60%) SQL
11 69 (13.22%) MS Excel
12 66 (12.64%) Data Warehouse
12 66 (12.64%) SAP
13 64 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
14 52 (9.96%) Degree
15 50 (9.58%) SQL Server
16 47 (9.00%) MS Office
17 46 (8.81%) SC Cleared
18 43 (8.24%) Oracle
19 40 (7.66%) PRINCE2
19 40 (7.66%) SharePoint
20 39 (7.47%) Java
20 39 (7.47%) MS PowerPoint
21 38 (7.28%) Data Analysis
21 38 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
22 37 (7.09%) Migration
22 37 (7.09%) Windows
22 37 (7.09%) ETL
23 36 (6.90%) ITIL
23 36 (6.90%) Risk Management

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 40 (7.66%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.30%) SAS
3 9 (1.72%) WebSphere
3 9 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (1.15%) Oracle UPK
7 4 (0.77%) SAP Portal
8 3 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.57%) Apache
9 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.38%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.38%) JBoss
9 2 (0.38%) CMS
9 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.38%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.38%) Lync
9 2 (0.38%) Alfresco
Applications
1 69 (13.22%) MS Excel
2 47 (9.00%) MS Office
3 39 (7.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (5.75%) MS Project
5 17 (3.26%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.96%) SPSS
6 5 (0.96%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.38%) ProjectWise
7 2 (0.38%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.19%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.19%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.19%) Maya
8 1 (0.19%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 9 (1.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.96%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.77%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.57%) SmartPlant
6 2 (0.38%) Primavera
6 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.38%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.38%) Unica
6 2 (0.38%) Maximo
7 1 (0.19%) TrackWise
7 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.19%) Magento
7 1 (0.19%) FRx
7 1 (0.19%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.19%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.15%) Taleo
2 3 (0.57%) Office 365
3 2 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.19%) Yammer
4 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.11%) Internet
2 5 (0.96%) DNS
3 4 (0.77%) Firewall
4 3 (0.57%) SAN
4 3 (0.57%) Intranet
4 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.57%) VPN
5 2 (0.38%) DHCP
5 2 (0.38%) IPv4
5 2 (0.38%) IPv6
5 2 (0.38%) Wireless
5 2 (0.38%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.38%) MPLS
6 1 (0.19%) Network Security
6 1 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (12.64%) Data Warehouse
2 50 (9.58%) SQL Server
3 22 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (4.02%) Relational Database
5 20 (3.83%) Hadoop
5 20 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (3.07%) BusinessObjects
6 16 (3.07%) RDBMS
6 16 (3.07%) Big Data
7 14 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (2.11%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.92%) SAP BW
10 9 (1.72%) DB2
10 9 (1.72%) QlikView
10 9 (1.72%) IBM InfoSphere
10 9 (1.72%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.53%) MySQL
12 7 (1.34%) Data Mining
12 7 (1.34%) SAP BI
12 7 (1.34%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 10 (1.92%) Eclipse
1 10 (1.92%) JIRA
2 9 (1.72%) ERwin
3 8 (1.53%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (0.96%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (0.96%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (0.96%) ClearQuest
4 5 (0.96%) PowerDesigner
4 5 (0.96%) ClearCase
4 5 (0.96%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 4 (0.77%) JUnit
5 4 (0.77%) Toad
5 4 (0.77%) Maven
5 4 (0.77%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.77%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.57%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.57%) Subversion
6 3 (0.57%) Ant
6 3 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 128 (24.52%) Finance
2 29 (5.56%) Banking
3 24 (4.60%) Retail
4 23 (4.41%) Legal
4 23 (4.41%) Manufacturing
5 22 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.07%) Local Government
7 15 (2.87%) Marketing
8 11 (2.11%) Electronics
9 9 (1.72%) Law
10 7 (1.34%) Military
10 7 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.34%) Retail Banking
11 6 (1.15%) Publishing
12 5 (0.96%) Advertising
12 5 (0.96%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.77%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.57%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.38%) Games
16 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 120 (22.99%) Analyst
2 73 (13.98%) Architect
3 67 (12.84%) Business Analyst
4 55 (10.54%) Project Manager
5 52 (9.96%) Developer
6 50 (9.58%) Consultant
7 26 (4.98%) Data Architect
8 23 (4.41%) Business Manager
9 19 (3.64%) Information Manager
9 19 (3.64%) Data Analyst
10 18 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (3.07%) Data Manager
11 16 (3.07%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 15 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (2.49%) Software Engineer
14 12 (2.30%) Information Architect
15 11 (2.11%) Administrator
15 11 (2.11%) Technical Analyst
16 10 (1.92%) Systems Analyst
17 9 (1.72%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.94%) Web Services
2 19 (3.64%) HTML
3 15 (2.87%) Spring
4 13 (2.49%) XML
5 11 (2.11%) JSP
6 10 (1.92%) CSS
6 10 (1.92%) .NET
7 7 (1.34%) Middleware
7 7 (1.34%) Apache Camel
8 5 (0.96%) Hibernate
8 5 (0.96%) JDBC
8 5 (0.96%) GWT
9 4 (0.77%) Apache CXF
9 4 (0.77%) Ajax
9 4 (0.77%) SOAP
9 4 (0.77%) J2EE
9 4 (0.77%) SAP Business Workflow
9 4 (0.77%) Itk
10 3 (0.57%) REST
10 3 (0.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 163 (31.23%) Management Information System
2 76 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (6.70%) NHS
4 32 (6.13%) Data Integration
5 23 (4.41%) Visualisation
6 19 (3.64%) Data Protection Act
7 18 (3.45%) Client/Server
8 17 (3.26%) Computer Science
9 14 (2.68%) Informatics
10 13 (2.49%) Mobile App
10 13 (2.49%) Data Centre
11 12 (2.30%) Reference Data
12 11 (2.11%) Freedom of Information
13 10 (1.92%) Statistics
14 9 (1.72%) LIMS
15 8 (1.53%) DTV
15 8 (1.53%) GIS
15 8 (1.53%) PKI
16 6 (1.15%) Mainframe
16 6 (1.15%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (7.09%) Windows
2 30 (5.75%) Linux
3 19 (3.64%) UNIX
4 6 (1.15%) Windows XP
4 6 (1.15%) Android
5 5 (0.96%) Solaris
5 5 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.57%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (19.92%) Business Intelligence
2 78 (14.94%) Project Management
3 73 (13.98%) Data Modelling
4 72 (13.79%) Data Management
5 64 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (7.66%) PRINCE2
7 38 (7.28%) Data Analysis
7 38 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (7.09%) Migration
8 37 (7.09%) ETL
9 36 (6.90%) ITIL
9 36 (6.90%) Risk Management
10 35 (6.70%) Data Governance
11 34 (6.51%) Analytics
11 34 (6.51%) Programme Management
11 34 (6.51%) Change Management
12 31 (5.94%) Business Analysis
13 30 (5.75%) Data Architecture
14 29 (5.56%) UML
15 27 (5.17%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 71 (13.60%) SQL
2 39 (7.47%) Java
3 19 (3.64%) JavaScript
4 17 (3.26%) C++
5 12 (2.30%) Shell Script
6 11 (2.11%) VB
7 10 (1.92%) C
8 9 (1.72%) C#
9 7 (1.34%) Python
10 5 (0.96%) VBA
10 5 (0.96%) Perl
11 4 (0.77%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.77%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.57%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.57%) R
13 2 (0.38%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.38%) VBScript
13 2 (0.38%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.19%) PL/1
14 1 (0.19%) JCL
Qualifications
1 75 (14.37%) Security Cleared
2 52 (9.96%) Degree
3 46 (8.81%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.49%) CISA
5 12 (2.30%) CISSP
5 12 (2.30%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.72%) CISM
7 8 (1.53%) QiCA
8 6 (1.15%) ISEB
9 5 (0.96%) PMP
9 5 (0.96%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.96%) CRISC
10 4 (0.77%) ACCA
10 4 (0.77%) CIMA
10 4 (0.77%) CCNA
10 4 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.57%) HND
11 3 (0.57%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.79%) Data Quality
2 18 (3.45%) QA
3 14 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (2.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (1.53%) P3O
6 7 (1.34%) COREP
6 7 (1.34%) FINREP
7 6 (1.15%) SLA
8 5 (0.96%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.77%) FATCA
10 3 (0.57%) TickIT
10 3 (0.57%) GMP
11 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.19%) GxP
12 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.19%) BS7799
12 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.19%) COBIT
12 1 (0.19%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.38%) XenApp
2 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) Puppet
2 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.19%) logstash
2 1 (0.19%) Kibana
2 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 83 (15.90%) Microsoft
2 66 (12.64%) SAP
3 43 (8.24%) Oracle
4 29 (5.56%) IBM
5 22 (4.21%) Cognos
6 20 (3.83%) Business Objects
7 17 (3.26%) Informatica
8 10 (1.92%) Teradata
9 9 (1.72%) Google
10 8 (1.53%) Talend
11 7 (1.34%) HP
12 6 (1.15%) OpenText
12 6 (1.15%) Luciad
13 5 (0.96%) Tableau
13 5 (0.96%) Ab Initio
13 5 (0.96%) JD Edwards
13 5 (0.96%) Cisco
13 5 (0.96%) Sybase
14 4 (0.77%) Adobe
14 4 (0.77%) Citrix
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Templecombe, Somerset
Clear Edge Consulting
Rate: Up to £55 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £550 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
People Source Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £623.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Wiltshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £380 - £430 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago