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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 139 118 122
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 11 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £300 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £300 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.48 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+10.85% +120.16%
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
2645 1949 1933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.26% 78.15% 74.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 1138 1008
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 100 114
Median hourly rate £20.50 £31.44 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.79% +4.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 September 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
Warwickshire - 3 £400 -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Solihull -1 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £462 -
Birmingham - 1 £245 - 1
Knowledge Management
England

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) NHS
2 4 (28.57%) Information Management
3 3 (21.43%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Pocket PC
4 2 (14.29%) MS Office
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) NetIQ
4 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
5 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) LAN

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) PMO Lead
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) NHS Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) OAT Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) NHS
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Pocket PC
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
2 1 (7.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Information Management
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Business Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) NetIQ
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow