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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Manager
Rank 553 501 543
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +42
Contract jobs requiring an Information Manager 72 116 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.21% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.23% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 66 28
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £420 £396
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £25.69 £29.95 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.69 £29.95 -
% change year-on-year
-14.22% -

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
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -53 71 £450 +2.85% 17
London 0 32 £498 -7.44% 8
South East -25 13 £438 +32.07% 7
City of London +3 9 £556 +3.97% 1
East of England +5 8 £500 -9.09% 1
South West -14 6 £285 -26.45%
Kent - 6 £425 - 2
Essex -1 5 £500 -
West Midlands +3 4 £290 +5.45%
East Midlands -18 3 £350 -24.32%
Berkshire -8 2 £490 +7.39% 4
North West -35 2 £375 -16.66%
Bristol - 2 £525 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £275 -
Somerset - 2 £285 -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Brentwood - 2 £500 -
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Ipswich - 2 - -
Northamptonshire -13 1 £450 -6.49%
West Sussex -19 1 £300 +16.50%
North East -25 1 £475 -17.39% 1
Yorkshire -32 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £650 -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Durham - 1 £475 -
Merseyside - 1 - -

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 82 (58.99%) Information Security
2 37 (26.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (23.74%) Management Information System
4 32 (23.02%) NHS
5 31 (22.30%) Project Management
6 26 (18.71%) Risk Management
6 26 (18.71%) Finance
7 24 (17.27%) CISSP
8 21 (15.11%) CISM
9 20 (14.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (14.39%) Data Protection
10 15 (10.79%) Information Assurance
10 15 (10.79%) Information Management
11 14 (10.07%) ISMS
11 14 (10.07%) Service Delivery
12 13 (9.35%) PRINCE2
12 13 (9.35%) Information Governance
13 12 (8.63%) Cyber Security
13 12 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (8.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 12 (8.63%) RMADS
13 12 (8.63%) SQL
13 12 (8.63%) MS Excel
13 12 (8.63%) Banking
14 11 (7.91%) Security Management
14 11 (7.91%) Firewall
14 11 (7.91%) SharePoint
14 11 (7.91%) ITIL
14 11 (7.91%) Data Quality
15 10 (7.19%) Degree

Information Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (7.91%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.72%) SAS
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.72%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.32%) MS Office
3 3 (2.16%) MS Project
3 3 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.72%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Maximo
2 2 (1.44%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.72%) SmartPlant
3 1 (0.72%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.72%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.88%) PaaS
2 2 (1.44%) SaaS
3 1 (0.72%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.72%) Office 365
3 1 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.91%) Firewall
2 6 (4.32%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.16%) VPN
4 2 (1.44%) LAN
4 2 (1.44%) WAN
4 2 (1.44%) Intranet
4 2 (1.44%) Network Security
4 2 (1.44%) Wireless
5 1 (0.72%) IPsec
5 1 (0.72%) Internet
5 1 (0.72%) Extranet
5 1 (0.72%) MPLS
5 1 (0.72%) DSL
5 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.72%) DNS
5 1 (0.72%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.88%) RDBMS
3 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (2.16%) OLAP
4 3 (2.16%) MS Access
5 2 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.44%) QlikView
5 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.72%) Big Data
General
1 26 (18.71%) Finance
2 12 (8.63%) Banking
3 8 (5.76%) Legal
4 5 (3.60%) Retail
5 3 (2.16%) Law
6 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.44%) Electronics
6 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.44%) Local Government
6 2 (1.44%) Marketing
7 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.72%) Front Office
7 1 (0.72%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.16%) HTML
1 3 (2.16%) XML
2 1 (0.72%) .NET
2 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.72%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.74%) Management Information System
2 32 (23.02%) NHS
3 12 (8.63%) RMADS
3 12 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.47%) Freedom of Information
5 7 (5.04%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (3.60%) CESG
6 5 (3.60%) Informatics
6 5 (3.60%) FMCG
7 4 (2.88%) PKI
8 3 (2.16%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (1.44%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (1.44%) DTV
9 2 (1.44%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.72%) iSeries
10 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.72%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.72%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.60%) Windows
2 4 (2.88%) UNIX
3 3 (2.16%) Linux
4 2 (1.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (58.99%) Information Security
2 31 (22.30%) Project Management
3 26 (18.71%) Risk Management
4 20 (14.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (14.39%) Data Protection
5 15 (10.79%) Information Assurance
5 15 (10.79%) Information Management
6 14 (10.07%) ISMS
6 14 (10.07%) Service Delivery
7 13 (9.35%) PRINCE2
7 13 (9.35%) Information Governance
8 12 (8.63%) Cyber Security
8 12 (8.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (7.91%) ITIL
9 11 (7.91%) Security Management
10 9 (6.47%) Business Continuity
11 8 (5.76%) Information Security Management
11 8 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.04%) Quality Management
12 7 (5.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.63%) SQL
2 5 (3.60%) VB
2 5 (3.60%) C
3 1 (0.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (17.27%) CISSP
2 21 (15.11%) CISM
3 10 (7.19%) Degree
3 10 (7.19%) CISA
4 9 (6.47%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.88%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.88%) GIAC
5 4 (2.88%) CRISC
6 2 (1.44%) ISACA
6 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.44%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.44%) PMP
6 2 (1.44%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.72%) CGEIT
7 1 (0.72%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.72%) CCSA
7 1 (0.72%) CCSE
7 1 (0.72%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (26.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (7.91%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.60%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.88%) SLA
5 3 (2.16%) BS7799
5 3 (2.16%) QA
6 2 (1.44%) EMIR
6 2 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.72%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.72%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.72%) COBIT
7 1 (0.72%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Firmware
1 1 (0.72%) Snort
1 1 (0.72%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (5.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.88%) SAP
2 4 (2.88%) Splunk
2 4 (2.88%) ArcSight
3 3 (2.16%) LogLogic
3 3 (2.16%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (2.16%) Infor
3 3 (2.16%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.16%) Tripwire
4 2 (1.44%) McAfee
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle
4 2 (1.44%) Nokia
4 2 (1.44%) Cisco
4 2 (1.44%) Juniper
4 2 (1.44%) F5
4 2 (1.44%) Blue Coat
4 2 (1.44%) TippingPoint
4 2 (1.44%) LogRhythm
5 1 (0.72%) Cerner
5 1 (0.72%) Informatica
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