The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 66 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.79% 1.03% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.35% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate £350 £318 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+61.11% +4.95%
Knowledge Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
546 520 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 85.98% 76.25% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 322 216
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 12
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £29.30 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Wales region.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Knowledge Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales -10 5 £350 +10.23%
Knowledge Management
UK

Knowledge Management
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Knowledge Management also 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 that cited Knowledge Management.

1 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Workflow
2 5 (62.50%) Validation
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
3 3 (37.50%) Wiki
3 3 (37.50%) Confluence
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Knowledge Management also 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 that cited Knowledge Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Confluence
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Knowledge Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Author
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Author
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
2 5 (62.50%) Validation
2 5 (62.50%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft