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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Manager
Rank 541 506 513
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Information Manager 68 76 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 50 25
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£440 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £303 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £600 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £321 £363
% change year-on-year
+28.40% -11.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.39 £21.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.39 -

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
51607 50411 43965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.30% 92.36% 92.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31422 30973 25103
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2048 2023 2174
Average hourly rate £17.22 £17.50 £18.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.60% -5.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -37 63 £440 +3.52% 16
London 0 29 £475 +4.97% 3
City of London +19 14 £475 +2.70% 1
South East -26 14 £425 +33.85% 2
East Sussex - 9 £419 - 2
North West -14 6 £425 -12.82% 2
East of England - 6 £431 - 1
Wales - 5 - - 1
West Wales - 5 - -
Swansea - 5 - -
Lewes - 5 - - 1
Cheshire -4 4 £500 +60.00%
Yorkshire -18 4 £331 -9.24% 3
Cambridgeshire - 4 £360 -
East Midlands -9 3 £390 +4.00% 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £390 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £450 -
Nottingham - 3 £390 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £450 -
Cambridge - 3 £450 -
South West +4 2 £375 +70.45% 4
West Yorkshire -8 2 £331 -9.24%
Bedford - 2 £450 -
Bradford - 2 £331 -
Warrington - 2 £500 -
Norfolk - 1 £375 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £313 - 2
Brighton - 1 £413 -
Corsham - 1 £400 -

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 87 (61.70%) Information Security
2 46 (32.62%) Management Information System
3 38 (26.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (25.53%) Risk Management
5 28 (19.86%) CISSP
6 27 (19.15%) Project Management
7 24 (17.02%) CISM
8 23 (16.31%) Finance
9 22 (15.60%) ISMS
10 21 (14.89%) NHS
11 20 (14.18%) Information Assurance
11 20 (14.18%) Degree
12 18 (12.77%) Security Cleared
12 18 (12.77%) Security Management
13 17 (12.06%) Change Management
13 17 (12.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (12.06%) Information Management
13 17 (12.06%) ITIL
13 17 (12.06%) Data Protection
14 14 (9.93%) RMADS
14 14 (9.93%) Service Delivery
15 13 (9.22%) Information Security Management
15 13 (9.22%) SC Cleared
15 13 (9.22%) Incident Management
16 12 (8.51%) Firewall
16 12 (8.51%) CISA
17 11 (7.80%) PRINCE2
18 10 (7.09%) SQL
18 10 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
18 10 (7.09%) Migration

Information Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.71%) SAS
2 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (0.71%) Alfresco
Applications
1 6 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.71%) SPSS
3 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) SmartPlant
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (0.71%) TrackWise
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) SaaS
2 1 (0.71%) PaaS
2 1 (0.71%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.71%) Office 365
2 1 (0.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.51%) Firewall
2 10 (7.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (2.84%) Network Security
4 1 (0.71%) Intranet
4 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.42%) QlikView
3 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (1.42%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.42%) OLAP
3 2 (1.42%) MS Access
4 1 (0.71%) Cognos Powerplay
4 1 (0.71%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (0.71%) ReportNet
4 1 (0.71%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.71%) DTS
4 1 (0.71%) Cognos Transformer
General
1 23 (16.31%) Finance
2 8 (5.67%) Legal
3 6 (4.26%) Banking
4 3 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.42%) Law
5 2 (1.42%) Retail
5 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.42%) Local Government
5 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) Marketing
6 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.13%) JSP
2 2 (1.42%) XML
2 2 (1.42%) HTML
2 2 (1.42%) .NET
3 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 46 (32.62%) Management Information System
2 21 (14.89%) NHS
3 14 (9.93%) RMADS
4 9 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.96%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.55%) CESG
6 5 (3.55%) Freedom of Information
6 5 (3.55%) Informatics
7 4 (2.84%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.84%) CESG CLAS
7 4 (2.84%) Human Factors
7 4 (2.84%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.42%) FMCG
8 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.71%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.71%) DTV
9 1 (0.71%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.71%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.84%) Windows
2 2 (1.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (61.70%) Information Security
2 36 (25.53%) Risk Management
3 27 (19.15%) Project Management
4 22 (15.60%) ISMS
5 20 (14.18%) Information Assurance
6 18 (12.77%) Security Management
7 17 (12.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (12.06%) Information Management
7 17 (12.06%) Change Management
7 17 (12.06%) ITIL
7 17 (12.06%) Data Protection
8 14 (9.93%) Service Delivery
9 13 (9.22%) Information Security Management
9 13 (9.22%) Incident Management
10 11 (7.80%) PRINCE2
11 10 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (7.09%) Migration
11 10 (7.09%) Cyber Security
12 9 (6.38%) Data Security
12 9 (6.38%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.09%) SQL
2 5 (3.55%) C
3 4 (2.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (19.86%) CISSP
2 24 (17.02%) CISM
3 20 (14.18%) Degree
4 18 (12.77%) Security Cleared
5 13 (9.22%) SC Cleared
6 12 (8.51%) CISA
7 7 (4.96%) PMP
7 7 (4.96%) PMI Certification
8 5 (3.55%) CISMP
8 5 (3.55%) CRISC
9 4 (2.84%) GIAC
9 4 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (2.13%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.71%) APMP
11 1 (0.71%) CEH
11 1 (0.71%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.71%) MCSE
11 1 (0.71%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (26.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.55%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.55%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.84%) COBIT
3 4 (2.84%) QA
4 3 (2.13%) JSP 440
4 3 (2.13%) BS7799
5 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (1.42%) SLA
5 2 (1.42%) EMIR
6 1 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.71%) COSO
6 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.71%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) SCCM
1 2 (1.42%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (4.26%) Microsoft
1 6 (4.26%) McAfee
2 5 (3.55%) CheckPoint
3 4 (2.84%) Juniper
3 4 (2.84%) Cerner
3 4 (2.84%) Cisco
3 4 (2.84%) TippingPoint
3 4 (2.84%) F5
3 4 (2.84%) ArcSight
3 4 (2.84%) Websense
4 3 (2.13%) Intergraph
4 3 (2.13%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (2.13%) LogRhythm
4 3 (2.13%) Blue Coat
4 3 (2.13%) Sourcefire
4 3 (2.13%) SAP
4 3 (2.13%) Nokia
4 3 (2.13%) Sophos
5 2 (1.42%) Cognos
5 2 (1.42%) HP
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