The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Manager
Rank 500 483 489
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Information Manager 71 76 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 40 17
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£450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £292 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £325 £356
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46318 45203 42184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.55% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29063 26904 23919
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1785 1961 2473
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.48 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% -5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Information Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Manager within the UK.

Information Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Information Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Manager within the UK.

Information Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Information Manager
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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 -20 70 £450 +12.50% 17
London +21 43 £448 -8.20% 10
South East -3 12 £513 - 1
City of London +22 10 £394 -7.35% 2
South West -14 6 £625 - 1
East of England -3 3 £481 -
Wiltshire - 3 £850 -
Middlesex - 3 £572 -
Berkshire - 3 £475 -
North West -1 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire -2 2 £481 -
West Midlands -9 2 £363 +11.53%
Surrey - 2 £525 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £513 -
East Midlands +12 1 £250 -37.50%
North Yorkshire +2 1 £420 - 1
Cheshire +2 1 - - 1
Bristol -7 1 £400 -
Yorkshire -10 1 £420 - 2
Leicester - 1 £250 -
Leicestershire - 1 £250 -
Corsham - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Reading - - - -
Sale - - - -
Sheffield - - - -

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Information Manager in their job title 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 with Information Manager in their job title.

1 92 (63.89%) Information Security
2 46 (31.94%) Management Information System
3 37 (25.69%) Risk Management
4 28 (19.44%) CISSP
4 28 (19.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (18.06%) NHS
6 21 (14.58%) Data Protection
6 21 (14.58%) Finance
7 20 (13.89%) Degree
8 18 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 18 (12.50%) Change Management
8 18 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 17 (11.81%) Security Management
9 17 (11.81%) Information Assurance
10 16 (11.11%) Project Management
11 15 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (10.42%) SQL
12 14 (9.72%) CISM
12 14 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (8.33%) CESG
13 12 (8.33%) Information Security Management
13 12 (8.33%) ITIL
13 12 (8.33%) SC Cleared
14 11 (7.64%) PCI DSS
14 11 (7.64%) CISA
14 11 (7.64%) Legal
15 10 (6.94%) CESG CLAS
15 10 (6.94%) Incident Management
15 10 (6.94%) Data Security
15 10 (6.94%) Microsoft

Information Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Information Manager in their job title 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 with Information Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.69%) Alfresco
Applications
1 7 (4.86%) MS Office
2 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Project
2 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.86%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (3.47%) Network Security
2 5 (3.47%) Firewall
3 3 (2.08%) Intranet
4 2 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.39%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Metasploit
General
1 21 (14.58%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Legal
3 9 (6.25%) Banking
4 6 (4.17%) Law
5 4 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.08%) Retail
7 2 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.39%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Marketing
8 1 (0.69%) Publishing
8 1 (0.69%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.39%) HTML
1 2 (1.39%) JSP
2 1 (0.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 46 (31.94%) Management Information System
2 26 (18.06%) NHS
3 12 (8.33%) CESG
4 10 (6.94%) CESG CLAS
5 9 (6.25%) Informatics
6 8 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
6 8 (5.56%) RMADS
7 6 (4.17%) Mathematics
7 6 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.78%) Human Factors
9 2 (1.39%) PKI
9 2 (1.39%) Learning Management System
9 2 (1.39%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (0.69%) SCADA
10 1 (0.69%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.69%) FMCG
10 1 (0.69%) Statistics
10 1 (0.69%) IVR
10 1 (0.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.78%) Windows
2 2 (1.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (63.89%) Information Security
2 37 (25.69%) Risk Management
3 21 (14.58%) Data Protection
4 18 (12.50%) Change Management
4 18 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 17 (11.81%) Security Management
5 17 (11.81%) Information Assurance
6 16 (11.11%) Project Management
7 15 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (8.33%) Information Security Management
9 12 (8.33%) ITIL
10 10 (6.94%) Incident Management
10 10 (6.94%) Data Security
10 10 (6.94%) Information Governance
11 9 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
11 9 (6.25%) ISMS
11 9 (6.25%) Information Management
12 7 (4.86%) Risk Analysis
12 7 (4.86%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.42%) SQL
2 3 (2.08%) C
3 1 (0.69%) VB
3 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (19.44%) CISSP
2 20 (13.89%) Degree
3 18 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 14 (9.72%) CISM
5 12 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 11 (7.64%) CISA
7 6 (4.17%) PMP
7 6 (4.17%) PMI Certification
8 5 (3.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (2.78%) GIAC
10 3 (2.08%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.08%) ISEB
11 2 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.69%) CRISC
12 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.69%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.69%) APMP
12 1 (0.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.69%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (19.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (7.64%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.47%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.78%) COBIT
5 2 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.39%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.39%) QA
6 1 (0.69%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (0.69%) COSO
6 1 (0.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) Nessus
1 2 (1.39%) SCCM
1 2 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (6.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.86%) McAfee
3 6 (4.17%) Cerner
4 3 (2.08%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.08%) Websense
5 2 (1.39%) Cisco
5 2 (1.39%) Juniper
5 2 (1.39%) HP
5 2 (1.39%) F5
5 2 (1.39%) TippingPoint
5 2 (1.39%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.69%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (0.69%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.69%) Qualys
6 1 (0.69%) Google
6 1 (0.69%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.69%) Open Text
6 1 (0.69%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.69%) SAP
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle
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