Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Knowledge Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Knowledge Management over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Knowledge Management
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 94 101
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7 -4
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 3 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.23% 0.35% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.40% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 11
Cheshire median daily rate £325 - £726
10th Percentile £313 - £420
90th Percentile £338 - £776
North West median daily rate £200 £110 £446
% change year-on-year +81.82% -75.35% +32.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £20.50 £34.95
% change year-on-year - -41.34% +91.93%

Knowledge 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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1112 1245 1759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 83.55% 85.98% 84.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 893 1159
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £263 £238 £279
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 32 58
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.06 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.80% +8.93% -4.19%
10th Percentile £10.58 £13.00 £12.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £35.00
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +13.64% -27.92% +74.40%

Knowledge Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Knowledge Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Knowledge Management in Cheshire

Knowledge Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Knowledge Management in Cheshire

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Warrington +15 2 - -
Knowledge Management
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Knowledge Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Trend Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (66.67%) Proactive Management
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Knowledge Management
Co-occurring 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (66.67%) Proactive Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO