The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Management
North West / Cheshire
Rank 52 - 71
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Information Management 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.37% - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £525 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £425 £410
% change year-on-year -7.35% +3.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £57.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -52.63% +26.66%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 455 814 677
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 84.57% 84.27% 83.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 511 440
Median daily rate £400 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 33
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.44% -35.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.00 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Information Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Management in Cheshire

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in Cheshire

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in Cheshire

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Macclesfield - 1 £525 -
Information Management
North West

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Talend
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (50.00%) Data Lake
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SAS EBI
3 1 (25.00%) Case Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Data Lake
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Talend Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Case Management
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Talend