The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Knowledge Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Manager
Rank 645 645 627
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Knowledge Manager 5 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.017% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.018% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Median daily rate £525 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +38.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £444 £325
% change year-on-year
- +36.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
51405 55416 53365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.83% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33502 35230 32266
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 1639 2066 2092
Median hourly rate £16.58 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Knowledge Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Knowledge Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Knowledge Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Knowledge Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Knowledge Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Manager
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
London -10 4 £525 +16.66%
England -12 4 £525 +16.66% 1
City of London - 2 £550 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Knowledge Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Knowledge 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 Knowledge Manager in the job title.

1 11 (55.00%) Knowledge Management
2 7 (35.00%) Ruby
2 7 (35.00%) Puppet
2 7 (35.00%) Regular Expression
2 7 (35.00%) Splunk
2 7 (35.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) PHP
2 7 (35.00%) XML
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Python
2 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (30.00%) Nagios
3 6 (30.00%) HP SiteScope
3 6 (30.00%) SCCM
4 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) HTTP
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (15.00%) CFEngine
5 3 (15.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.00%) QA
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) Banking
6 2 (10.00%) Publishing
6 2 (10.00%) Benchmarking

Knowledge 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Regular Expression
1 7 (35.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Knowledge Management
2 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Benchmarking
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Data Security
6 1 (5.00%) Line Management
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
1 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (35.00%) PHP
1 7 (35.00%) Python
1 7 (35.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Puppet
2 6 (30.00%) HP SiteScope
2 6 (30.00%) Nagios
2 6 (30.00%) SCCM
3 3 (15.00%) CFEngine
3 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Splunk
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
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