Period
to 19 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Information Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Management over the 6 months to 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 138 133
Rank change year-on-year +25 -5 +30
Contract jobs citing Information Management 67 29 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.61% 0.75% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 0.87% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 2
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £356 £210 £384
90th Percentile £550 £538 £481
South East median daily rate £481 £425 £433
% change year-on-year +13.24% -1.73% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 0 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £77.50 - £19.66
10th Percentile £64.25 - £16.96
90th Percentile £87.50 - £20.73
South East median hourly rate £76.25 £50.00 £18.57
% change year-on-year +52.50% +169.25% +42.85%

Information Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,637 3,330 3,409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 87.66% 85.80% 84.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,792 1,687 1,722
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £276 £250 £261
90th Percentile £611 £575 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £415
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 77 120
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.75 £21.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.28% +38.71% -11.43%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.35 £11.25
90th Percentile £82.50 £49.75 £39.75
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +24.00% +25.00% -12.09%

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Information Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Information Management in Berkshire

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Information Management in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in Berkshire

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Management in Berkshire

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in Berkshire

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Information Management in Berkshire

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Management within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 29 £419 -23.86% 2
Newbury -9 6 £456 +14.06%
Information Management
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Information Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 45 (67.16%) Security Cleared
2 43 (64.18%) Microsoft
3 39 (58.21%) SC Cleared
4 32 (47.76%) Degree
5 27 (40.30%) Computer Science
5 27 (40.30%) SaaS
6 26 (38.81%) Azure
6 26 (38.81%) Management Information System
7 23 (34.33%) IaaS
8 22 (32.84%) Data Quality
8 22 (32.84%) PaaS
9 21 (31.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (31.34%) DevOps
9 21 (31.34%) Cosmos DB
10 20 (29.85%) Information Security
11 19 (28.36%) REST
11 19 (28.36%) Master Data Management
12 18 (26.87%) Data Stewardship
12 18 (26.87%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (26.87%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (26.87%) Data Modelling
12 18 (26.87%) SOAP
12 18 (26.87%) Data Integration
13 17 (25.37%) Data Mart
13 17 (25.37%) Quality Management
13 17 (25.37%) Machine Learning
13 17 (25.37%) High Availability
13 17 (25.37%) Data Governance
13 17 (25.37%) Data Lake
13 17 (25.37%) Power BI

Information Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 15 (22.39%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (4.48%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.99%) Confluence
3 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (13.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.48%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 27 (40.30%) SaaS
2 26 (38.81%) Azure
3 23 (34.33%) IaaS
4 22 (32.84%) PaaS
5 17 (25.37%) iPaaS
5 17 (25.37%) Power Platform
5 17 (25.37%) Serverless
6 15 (22.39%) Office 365
7 6 (8.96%) OneDrive
8 4 (5.97%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (1.49%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Skype
2 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.34%) Cosmos DB
1 21 (31.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (26.87%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (25.37%) Data Lake
3 17 (25.37%) Data Mart
3 17 (25.37%) Power BI
4 7 (10.45%) GIS
5 4 (5.97%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.97%) SSDT
6 3 (4.48%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (2.99%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MSTest
1 4 (5.97%) SpecFlow
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (5.97%) tSQLt
1 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio Code
2 2 (2.99%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.99%) JIRA
2 2 (2.99%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (5.97%) Marketing
2 3 (4.48%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (50.75%) Architect
2 16 (23.88%) Integration Architect
3 10 (14.93%) Cloud Architect
4 8 (11.94%) Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Azure Architect
5 7 (10.45%) Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Data Architect
6 6 (8.96%) SharePoint Specialist
7 5 (7.46%) SharePoint Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Integration Developer
8 4 (5.97%) SharePoint Business Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.97%) SQL BI Architect
9 3 (4.48%) Marketing Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (4.48%) SSIS Developer
9 3 (4.48%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.36%) REST
2 18 (26.87%) SOAP
3 7 (10.45%) .NET
4 4 (5.97%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.97%) XML
5 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.99%) Web Services
7 1 (1.49%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.81%) Management Information System
2 15 (22.39%) Data Centre
3 11 (16.42%) Private Cloud
4 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.48%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.99%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.49%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.49%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) Computer Science
2 21 (31.34%) DevOps
3 20 (29.85%) Information Security
4 19 (28.36%) Master Data Management
5 18 (26.87%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (26.87%) Data Integration
5 18 (26.87%) Data Modelling
5 18 (26.87%) Data Stewardship
6 17 (25.37%) API Design
6 17 (25.37%) Data Governance
6 17 (25.37%) High Availability
6 17 (25.37%) Logical Data Model
6 17 (25.37%) Machine Learning
6 17 (25.37%) Quality Management
7 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (23.88%) ITIL
8 15 (22.39%) Conceptual Models
8 15 (22.39%) Enterprise Architecture
8 15 (22.39%) Strategic Roadmap
8 15 (22.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) SQL
2 9 (13.43%) C#
3 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.48%) VB
5 3 (4.48%) VBA
6 2 (2.99%) Groovy
6 2 (2.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 45 (67.16%) Security Cleared
2 39 (58.21%) SC Cleared
3 32 (47.76%) Degree
4 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (32.84%) Data Quality
2 16 (23.88%) COBIT
3 6 (8.96%) GDPR
4 5 (7.46%) SLA
5 4 (5.97%) QA
6 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (1.49%) NIST
Vendors
1 43 (64.18%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.37%) Databricks
3 10 (14.93%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.49%) Informatica
5 1 (1.49%) Talend