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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Management
Rank 346 349 334
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing Information Management 306 281 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.51% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.68% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 174 137
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £436
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £232 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £564 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 5 4
Average hourly rate £55.00 £21.62 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.39% +29.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £21.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+161.90% +47.36%

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
44182 41616 38228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.70% 76.15% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28632 25727 23174
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1181 1176 1105
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 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 31 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 31 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 +4 286 £400 -5.88% 111
London +23 147 £400 -5.88% 43
South East -1 37 £363 +7.40% 32
South West +4 35 £613 +28.94% 7
City of London -2 30 £390 -19.42% 9
East of England -10 22 £416 -2.05% 1
North West -19 18 £425 +54.54% 10
West Midlands +11 16 £438 +20.68% 8
Somerset - 14 - -
Templecombe - 14 - -
Berkshire +5 13 £450 +56.52% 7
Suffolk +3 11 £435 -1.97%
Scotland -15 11 £300 -7.69% 9
Ipswich +1 10 £435 +2.35%
Hampshire -3 10 £295 -1.66% 4
Bristol +1 9 £683 +39.28% 4
Cheshire -1 9 £450 -10.00% 5
Wales +4 8 £425 +246.93% 1
Surrey +2 8 £375 -32.27% 8
Wiltshire -6 7 £460 +2.22% 1
Warwickshire - 7 £450 -
Glasgow +6 6 £280 -36.72% 7
Reading +3 6 £288 - 5
East Sussex - 6 £400 - 1
West Yorkshire -27 5 £350 -12.50% 1
Leeds -27 5 £350 -12.50%
Yorkshire -28 5 £350 -12.50% 3
West Wales - 5 £425 -
Brighton - 5 £419 - 1
Swansea - 5 £425 -

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 223 (38.65%) Management Information System
2 143 (24.78%) Finance
3 111 (19.24%) Business Intelligence
4 110 (19.06%) Project Management
5 103 (17.85%) Security Cleared
6 101 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
7 93 (16.12%) Microsoft
7 93 (16.12%) Data Modelling
8 89 (15.42%) Data Management
9 77 (13.34%) MS Excel
10 74 (12.82%) SQL
11 71 (12.31%) SC Cleared
12 68 (11.79%) Data Warehouse
12 68 (11.79%) Agile Software Development
13 67 (11.61%) Degree
14 62 (10.75%) PRINCE2
15 54 (9.36%) SAP
16 52 (9.01%) SQL Server
17 50 (8.67%) Programme Management
18 49 (8.49%) ETL
19 48 (8.32%) Oracle
20 46 (7.97%) Migration
20 46 (7.97%) Data Protection
21 41 (7.11%) MS Office
21 41 (7.11%) SharePoint
21 41 (7.11%) Data Quality
22 40 (6.93%) Java
22 40 (6.93%) Change Management
22 40 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
22 40 (6.93%) Business Analysis

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 41 (7.11%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.08%) SAS
3 10 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (1.56%) IIS
5 7 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (1.04%) Oracle UPK
7 5 (0.87%) Apache
8 4 (0.69%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.69%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.69%) LiveLink
8 4 (0.69%) SAP Portal
8 4 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.69%) Lync
9 3 (0.52%) CMS
9 3 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.35%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 77 (13.34%) MS Excel
2 41 (7.11%) MS Office
3 39 (6.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (5.03%) MS Project
5 23 (3.99%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.87%) SPSS
6 5 (0.87%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.35%) ProjectWise
8 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.17%) Maya
8 1 (0.17%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 9 (1.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.87%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.69%) Maximo
4 4 (0.69%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.69%) Radian6
5 3 (0.52%) SmartPlant
5 3 (0.52%) Primavera
6 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.35%) Unica
6 2 (0.35%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.17%) Summit
7 1 (0.17%) TrackWise
7 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.17%) Magento
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.73%) Office 365
2 6 (1.04%) Taleo
3 5 (0.87%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.69%) SaaS
5 3 (0.52%) Yammer
6 2 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) PaaS
7 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.43%) Internet
2 8 (1.39%) Firewall
3 7 (1.21%) VPN
4 5 (0.87%) DNS
4 5 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.69%) SAN
6 3 (0.52%) Intranet
7 2 (0.35%) MPLS
7 2 (0.35%) TACACS
7 2 (0.35%) Wireless
7 2 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.35%) SSL
7 2 (0.35%) IPv4
7 2 (0.35%) IPv6
7 2 (0.35%) LAN
7 2 (0.35%) WAN
7 2 (0.35%) DHCP
7 2 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.35%) Network Security
7 2 (0.35%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (11.79%) Data Warehouse
2 52 (9.01%) SQL Server
3 32 (5.55%) Relational Database
4 26 (4.51%) BusinessObjects
5 24 (4.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (3.81%) RDBMS
7 21 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (3.29%) Big Data
9 16 (2.77%) EDRMS
10 15 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (2.60%) Hadoop
11 13 (2.25%) Oracle Database
11 13 (2.25%) QlikView
11 13 (2.25%) Data Mining
12 12 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
12 12 (2.08%) NoSQL
13 9 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (1.39%) MySQL
14 8 (1.39%) SAP BW
14 8 (1.39%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 11 (1.91%) Talend Open Studio
2 10 (1.73%) JIRA
3 9 (1.56%) ERwin
4 5 (0.87%) Subversion
4 5 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.87%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.69%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.69%) Toad
5 4 (0.69%) PowerDesigner
6 3 (0.52%) Ant
6 3 (0.52%) JUnit
6 3 (0.52%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.52%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.52%) Maven
6 3 (0.52%) ClearQuest
6 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.52%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.52%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.35%) Hudson
General
1 143 (24.78%) Finance
2 33 (5.72%) Banking
3 25 (4.33%) Retail
4 24 (4.16%) Marketing
5 23 (3.99%) Manufacturing
6 22 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 22 (3.81%) Legal
7 13 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (2.08%) Aerospace
8 12 (2.08%) Local Government
9 11 (1.91%) Electronics
10 9 (1.56%) Law
11 7 (1.21%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.87%) Military
12 5 (0.87%) Advertising
12 5 (0.87%) Publishing
13 4 (0.69%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.35%) Games
15 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 148 (25.65%) Analyst
2 94 (16.29%) Architect
3 89 (15.42%) Business Analyst
4 54 (9.36%) Project Manager
5 49 (8.49%) Consultant
6 42 (7.28%) Developer
7 30 (5.20%) Data Architect
8 23 (3.99%) Data Analyst
9 21 (3.64%) Software Engineer
10 20 (3.47%) Information Manager
11 19 (3.29%) Data Manager
11 19 (3.29%) Business Manager
11 19 (3.29%) Information Analyst
12 16 (2.77%) Java Software Engineer
12 16 (2.77%) Enterprise Architect
12 16 (2.77%) Systems Analyst
13 15 (2.60%) Technical Architect
13 15 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (2.60%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 14 (2.43%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.76%) Web Services
2 20 (3.47%) Spring
3 16 (2.77%) HTML
3 16 (2.77%) Apache Camel
4 12 (2.08%) Apache CXF
4 12 (2.08%) XML
5 11 (1.91%) .NET
6 10 (1.73%) Middleware
7 8 (1.39%) CSS
7 8 (1.39%) JSP
8 4 (0.69%) SOAP
8 4 (0.69%) Ajax
8 4 (0.69%) SAP Business Workflow
8 4 (0.69%) Itk
9 3 (0.52%) REST
9 3 (0.52%) GWT
9 3 (0.52%) Java SE
9 3 (0.52%) J2EE
9 3 (0.52%) LAMP
9 3 (0.52%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 223 (38.65%) Management Information System
2 101 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (6.76%) NHS
4 38 (6.59%) Data Integration
5 22 (3.81%) Data Protection Act
6 21 (3.64%) Statistics
6 21 (3.64%) Freedom of Information
6 21 (3.64%) Visualisation
7 18 (3.12%) Computer Science
8 17 (2.95%) Informatics
9 14 (2.43%) Client/Server
10 12 (2.08%) Reference Data
10 12 (2.08%) Data Centre
11 11 (1.91%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.56%) LIMS
13 8 (1.39%) GIS
13 8 (1.39%) E-Learning
13 8 (1.39%) Taxonomies
13 8 (1.39%) PKI
13 8 (1.39%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 36 (6.24%) Windows
2 33 (5.72%) Linux
3 20 (3.47%) UNIX
4 5 (0.87%) Windows XP
4 5 (0.87%) Solaris
4 5 (0.87%) Android
5 4 (0.69%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (19.24%) Business Intelligence
2 110 (19.06%) Project Management
3 93 (16.12%) Data Modelling
4 89 (15.42%) Data Management
5 68 (11.79%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (10.75%) PRINCE2
7 50 (8.67%) Programme Management
8 49 (8.49%) ETL
9 46 (7.97%) Migration
9 46 (7.97%) Data Protection
10 40 (6.93%) Business Analysis
10 40 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 40 (6.93%) Change Management
11 39 (6.76%) Analytics
12 38 (6.59%) Risk Management
12 38 (6.59%) Data Analysis
13 36 (6.24%) UML
13 36 (6.24%) Data Governance
14 35 (6.07%) ITIL
15 34 (5.89%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 74 (12.82%) SQL
2 40 (6.93%) Java
3 23 (3.99%) C++
4 18 (3.12%) JavaScript
5 14 (2.43%) C
6 11 (1.91%) VB
7 10 (1.73%) Shell Script
8 7 (1.21%) Python
8 7 (1.21%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.21%) Perl
9 6 (1.04%) C#
10 5 (0.87%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.87%) VBA
11 3 (0.52%) R
11 3 (0.52%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 3 (0.52%) PHP
12 2 (0.35%) VBScript
12 2 (0.35%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.35%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.35%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 103 (17.85%) Security Cleared
2 71 (12.31%) SC Cleared
3 67 (11.61%) Degree
4 12 (2.08%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.73%) CISA
6 9 (1.56%) CISM
6 9 (1.56%) PMP
6 9 (1.56%) ISEB
6 9 (1.56%) CISSP
7 7 (1.21%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.69%) CRISC
9 4 (0.69%) QiCA
10 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.52%) HND
11 2 (0.35%) CCNA
11 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.35%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.11%) Data Quality
2 17 (2.95%) QA
3 11 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.73%) P3O
5 9 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.04%) SLA
6 6 (1.04%) COREP
6 6 (1.04%) FINREP
7 4 (0.69%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.52%) TickIT
8 3 (0.52%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.17%) GxP
9 1 (0.17%) GAMP
9 1 (0.17%) GMP
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.17%) BS7799
9 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.17%) FATCA
9 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (1.21%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.35%) XenApp
4 2 (0.35%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.17%) Docker
5 1 (0.17%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.52%) Puppet
3 2 (0.35%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.35%) Nessus
3 2 (0.35%) SCCM
3 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.35%) XenMobile
3 2 (0.35%) Kibana
4 1 (0.17%) Check_MK
4 1 (0.17%) logstash
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 93 (16.12%) Microsoft
2 54 (9.36%) SAP
3 48 (8.32%) Oracle
4 28 (4.85%) IBM
5 23 (3.99%) Cognos
6 18 (3.12%) Informatica
7 15 (2.60%) Luciad
8 13 (2.25%) Google
9 11 (1.91%) Talend
10 10 (1.73%) OpenText
10 10 (1.73%) HP
11 8 (1.39%) VMware
11 8 (1.39%) Teradata
12 7 (1.21%) Citrix
13 6 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.87%) JD Edwards
14 5 (0.87%) Sybase
14 5 (0.87%) Infor
14 5 (0.87%) hybris
15 4 (0.69%) Spiceworks
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