The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 130 116 113
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 2 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.072% 0.47% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.62% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 2
Median daily rate £400 £313 £663
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -52.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £10.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+151.16% -64.16%
Knowledge Management
England

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
2258 1946 1787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.31% 76.08% 75.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1212 943
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £260 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 90 109
Median hourly rate £20.50 £29.00 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.31% -15.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £15.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Knowledge Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management across the West Midlands region.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management across the West Midlands region.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Knowledge Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Birmingham +1 2 £400 - 1
Knowledge Management
England

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Knowledge Management.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (20.00%) Records Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (20.00%) Business Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SunGard GMI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Improvement Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Presales
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Flow Diagram
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Records Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SunGard