The table below looks at the statistics for Information Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Management over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Management
Rank 106 92 99
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Contract jobs citing Information Management 13 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.40% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.58% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
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£450 £301 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.75% -32.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £395
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -11.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £23.50 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £16.03
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -12.66%
Information Management
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1646 1378 1444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 68.47% 68.87% 68.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 771 700
Average daily rate £375 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 63 130
Average hourly rate £26.25 £26.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.94% -18.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £12.90 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

Information Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Information Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Information Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Information Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Information Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Management across the West Midlands region.

Information Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014. 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
Warwickshire - 2 £438 - 1
Solihull - 1 - -
Walsall - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 3
Coventry - - - -
Information Management
England

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Information 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 Information Management.

1 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (20.00%) HND
5 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) BCP
5 4 (20.00%) BS7799
5 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (20.00%) Information Security
5 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (20.00%) Computer Security
5 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (20.00%) TRIRIGA
6 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) Data Management
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) SAP
7 2 (10.00%) BPR
7 2 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
8 1 (5.00%) Workflow
8 1 (5.00%) Finance
8 1 (5.00%) Validation

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Information 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 Information Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (5.00%) Agresso
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Developer
1 4 (20.00%) Applications Developer
1 4 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
1 4 (20.00%) Security Officer
2 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (5.00%) SAP BW Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) NHS Information Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Development Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) NHS
4 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (5.00%) Data Conversion
4 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Change Management
1 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security
2 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) BCP
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Security
2 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) BPR
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) BS7799
2 1 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Capita
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Business Objects