The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Information Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Manager
Rank 548 593 516
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -77
Contract jobs requiring an Information Manager 86 71 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 49 68
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £287 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £633
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £415
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £25.69 £29.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.22%
UK excluding London median 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
50506 55381 53413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.92% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32907 35226 32261
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1614 2075 2087
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Information Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Information Manager in the job title.

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 27 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +33 86 £450 - 27
London +8 30 £475 - 14
South East +13 16 £525 +20.00% 5
North East -12 12 £400 -15.78%
Tyne and Wear - 12 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 12 £400 -
South West +8 7 £463 +62.28% 2
City of London +29 5 £425 -23.55% 5
East of England +19 5 £313 -37.50%
East Midlands 0 5 £580 +65.71% 1
West Midlands -30 5 £585 +101.72% 1
East Sussex - 5 £350 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £580 -
Surrey - 5 £550 - 2
Nottingham - 5 £580 -
North West +17 4 £343 -8.66% 1
Bristol -1 3 £450 -14.28%
Manchester - 3 £260 - 1
Hove - 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 £525 -
Staines - 3 £475 -
Yorkshire +4 2 - - 3
Norfolk - 2 £300 -
Swindon - 2 £525 -
Norwich - 2 £300 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £306 -
Sussex - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £525 -
Bromley - 2 £550 -

Information Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Information Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Information Manager in the job title.

1 136 (80.95%) Information Security
2 56 (33.33%) CISSP
3 51 (30.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 48 (28.57%) CISM
5 37 (22.02%) Data Protection
6 32 (19.05%) Security Management
6 32 (19.05%) Management Information System
7 29 (17.26%) Risk Management
8 27 (16.07%) Finance
8 27 (16.07%) Degree
9 26 (15.48%) Project Management
9 26 (15.48%) PCI DSS
10 25 (14.88%) NHS
11 24 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 22 (13.10%) CESG
13 21 (12.50%) Information Security Management
14 20 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (11.31%) Cybersecurity
16 18 (10.71%) PRINCE2
17 16 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
17 16 (9.52%) SC Cleared
18 15 (8.93%) Vulnerability Management
19 14 (8.33%) Data Privacy
19 14 (8.33%) Information Assurance
19 14 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
19 14 (8.33%) Incident Management
20 13 (7.74%) Internet
20 13 (7.74%) ISMS
20 13 (7.74%) Security Architecture
20 13 (7.74%) Information Governance

Information Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (2.98%) MS Project
2 4 (2.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.74%) Internet
2 4 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (0.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.79%) MS Access
3 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (1.19%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.19%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 27 (16.07%) Finance
2 10 (5.95%) Legal
3 8 (4.76%) Retail
4 3 (1.79%) French Language
4 3 (1.79%) Italian Language
4 3 (1.79%) Law
4 3 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.79%) Polish Language
4 3 (1.79%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.19%) Local Government
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.60%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 25 (14.88%) NHS
3 22 (13.10%) CESG
4 14 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (5.36%) Freedom of Information
7 8 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (3.57%) Data Centre
8 6 (3.57%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.38%) FMCG
9 4 (2.38%) Informatics
10 2 (1.19%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (1.19%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.19%) Freedom of Information Act
11 1 (0.60%) Health Informatics
11 1 (0.60%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.60%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (80.95%) Information Security
2 37 (22.02%) Data Protection
3 32 (19.05%) Security Management
4 29 (17.26%) Risk Management
5 26 (15.48%) Project Management
6 21 (12.50%) Information Security Management
7 20 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (11.31%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (10.71%) PRINCE2
10 16 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
11 15 (8.93%) Vulnerability Management
12 14 (8.33%) Data Privacy
12 14 (8.33%) Incident Management
12 14 (8.33%) Information Assurance
13 13 (7.74%) Information Governance
13 13 (7.74%) ISMS
13 13 (7.74%) Security Architecture
14 11 (6.55%) Business Continuity
14 11 (6.55%) ITIL
14 11 (6.55%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.76%) SQL
2 4 (2.38%) VB
3 1 (0.60%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 56 (33.33%) CISSP
2 48 (28.57%) CISM
3 27 (16.07%) Degree
4 24 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 16 (9.52%) SC Cleared
6 13 (7.74%) CESG Certified Professional
7 12 (7.14%) CISMP
8 10 (5.95%) CISA
9 7 (4.17%) ISEB
10 5 (2.98%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (2.38%) CLAS
11 4 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (1.79%) APMP
12 3 (1.79%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.60%) CompTIA Security+
13 1 (0.60%) CRISC
13 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.60%) PMP
13 1 (0.60%) SANS
13 1 (0.60%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (30.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (15.48%) PCI DSS
3 13 (7.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 7 (4.17%) ISO27002
5 6 (3.57%) QA
6 4 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (1.79%) Data Quality
7 3 (1.79%) RMADS
8 2 (1.19%) ISO 9001
8 2 (1.19%) JSP 440
8 2 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.60%) BS25999
9 1 (0.60%) BS7799
9 1 (0.60%) COBIT
9 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.60%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (1.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.19%) Oracle
2 2 (1.19%) Palo Alto
3 1 (0.60%) BT
3 1 (0.60%) HP
3 1 (0.60%) IBM
3 1 (0.60%) Pega
3 1 (0.60%) Sony
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