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 3 months to 29 June 2017 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 110 107
Rank change year-on-year +31 -3  
Contract jobs citing Information Management 21 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.15% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.48% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Berkshire median daily rate - £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70%  
South East median daily rate £425 £378 £350
% change year-on-year +12.58% +7.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.66 £12.62 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.75% +14.75%  
10th Percentile £18.60 £11.01 £10.50
90th Percentile £20.73 £13.65 £11.50
South East median hourly rate £19.66 £12.62 £11.50
% change year-on-year +55.75% +9.76%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1489 1883 1951
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.46% 80.03% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2747 3826 3056
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
10th Percentile £295 £250 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 194 122
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.75 £13.13
90th Percentile £38.75 £34.50 £39.95
South East median hourly rate £29.75 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.03% +28.00%  

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 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
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 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
Reading +35 21 - - 4
Information Management
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Information 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.78%) Marketing
2 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 16 (32.65%) Oracle
5 15 (30.61%) Finance
6 12 (24.49%) German Language
7 10 (20.41%) Analytics
8 9 (18.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 9 (18.37%) Online Marketing
8 9 (18.37%) Financial Institution
9 8 (16.33%) Windows
10 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 7 (14.29%) Validation
10 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
11 6 (12.24%) Supplier Management
11 6 (12.24%) Scrum
11 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
11 6 (12.24%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (10.20%) Web Services
12 5 (10.20%) Degree
12 5 (10.20%) French Language
12 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
13 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (18.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) HFM
2 2 (4.08%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) DNS
1 3 (6.12%) HTTP
1 3 (6.12%) SMTP
2 2 (4.08%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) LAN
3 1 (2.04%) DMZ
3 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.16%) Essbase
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.04%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.04%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Ant
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.08%) Maven
1 2 (4.08%) MSBuild
1 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (38.78%) Marketing
2 15 (30.61%) Finance
3 12 (24.49%) German Language
4 9 (18.37%) Financial Institution
5 5 (10.20%) French Language
6 2 (4.08%) Legal
7 1 (2.04%) Banking
7 1 (2.04%) Billing
7 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Marketing Manager
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing Specialist
3 4 (8.16%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Head of Marketing
4 3 (6.12%) OBIEE Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Support Specialist
5 2 (4.08%) Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Associate Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Automation Specialist
5 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Functional Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) HR Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Marketing Automation Specialist
5 2 (4.08%) Procurement Specialist
5 2 (4.08%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Web Services
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) RESTful
3 1 (2.04%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) NHS
4 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.08%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.04%) Life Science
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.08%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Analytics
2 9 (18.37%) Online Marketing
3 7 (14.29%) Validation
4 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.24%) Scrum
4 6 (12.24%) Supplier Management
5 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
6 3 (6.12%) B2B
6 3 (6.12%) Demand Generation
6 3 (6.12%) Global Marketing
6 3 (6.12%) ITIL
6 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.12%) Patch Management
6 3 (6.12%) Service Management
6 3 (6.12%) Task Automation
7 2 (4.08%) Data Strategy
7 2 (4.08%) Lead Generation
7 2 (4.08%) Marketing Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.12%) Python
3 2 (4.08%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) Java
3 2 (4.08%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) GDPR
2 1 (2.04%) GAAP
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (4.08%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.65%) Oracle
3 6 (12.24%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (6.12%) Hyperion
5 2 (4.08%) HP
5 2 (4.08%) Veeam
5 2 (4.08%) VMware
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) Teradata