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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Management
Rank 352 298 287
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -11
Contract jobs citing Information Management 237 297 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.61% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.82% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 159 159
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£413 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £538 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £373 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.73% -17.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 11
Average hourly rate £32.25 £37.50 £21.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +72.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.98 £17.55 £15.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.28 £101.67 £25.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £38.75 £18.71
% change year-on-year
-43.22% +107.08%

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
38219 36146 32687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.29% 74.26% 71.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 24558 22025 19397
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £271 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1002 1117 1319
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 January 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 January 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 January 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 -59 228 £413 +3.12% 147
London -30 85 £413 -8.33% 53
South West -6 40 £415 +25.75% 27
South East -51 33 £325 -26.96% 23
City of London -4 27 £350 -22.22% 11
East of England +10 26 £413 +45.05% 6
North West 0 20 £380 +27.30% 15
Bristol +3 14 £390 +4.00% 10
Wiltshire -4 12 £550 +100.00% 8
Manchester -2 10 £313 +16.27% 12
Swindon -5 10 £575 +132.32% 8
Cambridgeshire -6 10 £413 +45.05%
Scotland -6 9 £98 -73.80% 3
Yorkshire -9 9 £318 -13.01% 13
Hampshire -21 8 £450 +9.09% 1
Gloucestershire - 8 £400 - 8
Cheshire +5 7 £450 +39.10% 1
Buckinghamshire -17 7 £265 -13.96%
Surrey -8 6 £463 +10.11% 9
Milton Keynes -3 5 £165 -46.42%
West Midlands -4 5 £463 +32.14% 9
West Yorkshire -10 5 £350 -4.10% 12
Berkshire -13 5 - - 3
Essex -4 4 £225 - 1
Glasgow - 4 £98 - 1
South Yorkshire +5 3 £225 -28.00%
Leeds -9 3 £500 +36.98% 11
Reading +5 2 - - 1
Bracknell +4 2 - -
Sheffield -1 2 £225 -28.00%

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 155 (28.49%) Management Information System
2 116 (21.32%) Security Cleared
3 96 (17.65%) Finance
4 84 (15.44%) SQL
5 76 (13.97%) SC Cleared
6 68 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 66 (12.13%) Business Intelligence
8 63 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
9 60 (11.03%) Agile Software Development
10 59 (10.85%) SQL Server
11 58 (10.66%) Data Warehouse
11 58 (10.66%) Microsoft
12 57 (10.48%) Data Modelling
13 56 (10.29%) Project Management
14 54 (9.93%) Data Management
15 53 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
15 53 (9.74%) Java
16 50 (9.19%) MS Excel
17 49 (9.01%) ITIL
18 47 (8.64%) Oracle
19 45 (8.27%) Change Management
20 43 (7.90%) Business Analysis
21 39 (7.17%) MS Office
22 37 (6.80%) Windows
22 37 (6.80%) Risk Management
22 37 (6.80%) Information Security
22 37 (6.80%) Data Protection
23 36 (6.62%) DV Cleared
24 35 (6.43%) SAP
25 33 (6.07%) Data Analysis

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 68 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 27 (4.96%) Documentum
3 16 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (2.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (1.47%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.10%) IIS
8 5 (0.92%) SAS
8 5 (0.92%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.55%) CMS
10 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.37%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.37%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.18%) Liferay
11 1 (0.18%) Moodle
11 1 (0.18%) Jetty
11 1 (0.18%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.18%) Apache
Applications
1 50 (9.19%) MS Excel
2 39 (7.17%) MS Office
3 18 (3.31%) MS Project
4 17 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (2.02%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.92%) SPSS
6 5 (0.92%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.74%) ProjectWise
8 3 (0.55%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.37%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.18%) MicroStation
10 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.55%) SAP MDM
2 3 (0.55%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.18%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.18%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.18%) SAP PLM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.74%) SaaS
1 4 (0.74%) Office 365
2 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.47%) Intranet
2 7 (1.29%) Internet
3 5 (0.92%) SAN
3 5 (0.92%) Firewall
3 5 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (0.55%) VLAN
4 3 (0.55%) Network Security
4 3 (0.55%) VPN
5 2 (0.37%) DNS
5 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.37%) DHCP
5 2 (0.37%) FTP
5 2 (0.37%) MPLS
5 2 (0.37%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 58 (10.66%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (3.86%) DB2
4 13 (2.39%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.21%) EDRMS
5 12 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (2.02%) MySQL
6 11 (2.02%) Hadoop
6 11 (2.02%) Big Data
7 10 (1.84%) Oracle Database
7 10 (1.84%) SAP BW
8 9 (1.65%) DataStage
8 9 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (1.47%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.47%) OLAP
9 8 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
10 7 (1.29%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 30 (5.51%) Eclipse
2 22 (4.04%) JUnit
2 22 (4.04%) Subversion
3 12 (2.21%) Ant
4 9 (1.65%) CruiseControl
5 7 (1.29%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (1.29%) Rational Rhapsody
5 7 (1.29%) ClearCase
5 7 (1.29%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 7 (1.29%) ClearQuest
6 5 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (0.74%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.74%) PVCS
7 4 (0.74%) ERwin
8 3 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.55%) Maven
8 3 (0.55%) StarTeam
8 3 (0.55%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.37%) Hudson
General
1 96 (17.65%) Finance
2 28 (5.15%) Retail
3 24 (4.41%) Legal
4 20 (3.68%) Banking
5 16 (2.94%) Publishing
5 16 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.84%) Marketing
7 9 (1.65%) Retail Banking
7 9 (1.65%) Law
8 7 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.29%) Military
8 7 (1.29%) Local Government
9 6 (1.10%) Games
10 5 (0.92%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.55%) Advertising
12 2 (0.37%) Back Office
13 1 (0.18%) Electronics
13 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 109 (20.04%) Analyst
2 77 (14.15%) Developer
2 77 (14.15%) Architect
3 56 (10.29%) Business Analyst
4 49 (9.01%) Consultant
5 37 (6.80%) Project Manager
6 26 (4.78%) Data Architect
7 18 (3.31%) Enterprise Architect
8 17 (3.13%) Data Analyst
8 17 (3.13%) Java Developer
9 15 (2.76%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (2.39%) Information Architect
11 12 (2.21%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (2.02%) Software Engineer
12 11 (2.02%) Service Manager
12 11 (2.02%) Documentum Developer
12 11 (2.02%) SharePoint Consultant
12 11 (2.02%) Data Consultant
13 10 (1.84%) Business Manager
13 10 (1.84%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.23%) JSP
1 23 (4.23%) Web Services
2 20 (3.68%) WDK
3 13 (2.39%) HTML
3 13 (2.39%) .NET
4 11 (2.02%) Middleware
5 10 (1.84%) CSS
6 9 (1.65%) XML
7 8 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (1.29%) GWT
8 7 (1.29%) jQuery
8 7 (1.29%) JDBC
8 7 (1.29%) Spring
9 5 (0.92%) Ajax
9 5 (0.92%) J2EE
9 5 (0.92%) MFC
9 5 (0.92%) Hibernate
10 4 (0.74%) XSLT
10 4 (0.74%) JSON
10 4 (0.74%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 155 (28.49%) Management Information System
2 63 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.78%) NHS
4 25 (4.60%) Data Protection Act
5 18 (3.31%) PKI
6 17 (3.13%) Taxonomies
6 17 (3.13%) Client/Server
7 16 (2.94%) Reference Data
8 14 (2.57%) Visualisation
9 12 (2.21%) Cryptography
10 11 (2.02%) Freedom of Information
10 11 (2.02%) Smart Meter
11 10 (1.84%) Data Extraction
12 9 (1.65%) Data Integration
13 8 (1.47%) Informatics
14 7 (1.29%) Freedom of Information Act
14 7 (1.29%) Computer Science
15 6 (1.10%) Mainframe
15 6 (1.10%) Statistics
16 5 (0.92%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.80%) Windows
2 27 (4.96%) UNIX
3 23 (4.23%) Linux
4 8 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.92%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.74%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.18%) Android
8 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (12.13%) Business Intelligence
2 60 (11.03%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (10.48%) Data Modelling
4 56 (10.29%) Project Management
5 54 (9.93%) Data Management
6 53 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 49 (9.01%) ITIL
8 45 (8.27%) Change Management
9 43 (7.90%) Business Analysis
10 37 (6.80%) Risk Management
10 37 (6.80%) Information Security
10 37 (6.80%) Data Protection
11 33 (6.07%) Data Analysis
12 32 (5.88%) Migration
12 32 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
13 31 (5.70%) Data Governance
14 29 (5.33%) Data Architecture
14 29 (5.33%) Content Management
14 29 (5.33%) Service Delivery
15 26 (4.78%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 84 (15.44%) SQL
2 53 (9.74%) Java
3 14 (2.57%) C++
4 12 (2.21%) C#
5 11 (2.02%) JavaScript
6 10 (1.84%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.92%) T-SQL
7 5 (0.92%) Python
8 4 (0.74%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.74%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.55%) VBA
9 3 (0.55%) C
10 2 (0.37%) VBScript
10 2 (0.37%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.37%) R
11 1 (0.18%) Scala
11 1 (0.18%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.18%) VB
11 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 116 (21.32%) Security Cleared
2 76 (13.97%) SC Cleared
3 36 (6.62%) DV Cleared
4 30 (5.51%) Degree
5 16 (2.94%) CISSP
6 11 (2.02%) CISA
7 10 (1.84%) CISM
8 7 (1.29%) CRISC
9 6 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.10%) CCNA
10 5 (0.92%) ISEB
10 5 (0.92%) HND
10 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.74%) MCSE
11 4 (0.74%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.55%) ACCA
12 3 (0.55%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.41%) QA
2 17 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.76%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.47%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.92%) SLA
5 5 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.74%) BS7799
7 3 (0.55%) FATCA
7 3 (0.55%) COREP
7 3 (0.55%) FINREP
8 2 (0.37%) GMP
System Software
1 11 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.74%) vSphere
4 3 (0.55%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.37%) IAG
6 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.18%) HDFS
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (1.65%) Control-M
2 4 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (0.74%) SCCM
2 4 (0.74%) SCOM
2 4 (0.74%) SCVMM
2 4 (0.74%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.18%) Ambari
3 1 (0.18%) Oozie
Vendors
1 58 (10.66%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.64%) Oracle
3 35 (6.43%) SAP
4 13 (2.39%) Business Objects
5 12 (2.21%) IBM
6 10 (1.84%) Google
7 8 (1.47%) Cisco
8 7 (1.29%) Cognos
8 7 (1.29%) HP
8 7 (1.29%) Open Text
9 6 (1.10%) VMware
9 6 (1.10%) Teradata
9 6 (1.10%) Informatica
10 4 (0.74%) Symantec
10 4 (0.74%) McAfee
10 4 (0.74%) Sophos
10 4 (0.74%) Adobe
10 4 (0.74%) Tableau
10 4 (0.74%) Lumension
11 3 (0.55%) Talend
South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £575.00 - £665.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
People Source
Rate: £500 - £615 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £290.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salt
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £270 per day + negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ideal Training
Rate: Excellent Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £13.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago