The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 22 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
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 153 183
Rank change year-on-year 0 +30  
Contract jobs citing Information Management 12 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.55% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 25
Median daily rate £475 £493 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.65% +23.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £362 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £660 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.66 £13.17 £55.00
% change year-on-year +49.33% -76.06%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2903 2921 4710
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.08% 85.81% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2223 2386 3712
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £44.00 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in the City of London

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Management in the City of London

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 8 (36.36%) Migration
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (22.73%) CRM
4 5 (22.73%) ETL
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
4 5 (22.73%) Data Management
4 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
5 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (18.18%) Finance
5 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 4 (18.18%) SAS
5 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
6 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) UML
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (13.64%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) HTML

Information Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (18.18%) SAS
1 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (4.55%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) NFC
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (13.64%) Base SAS
3 3 (13.64%) Big Data
3 3 (13.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
4 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (4.55%) Impala
5 1 (4.55%) Mahout
5 1 (4.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Business Systems Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Data Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Insurance Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Payments Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Redshift Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) CSS
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) Matplotlib
3 1 (4.55%) MLlib
3 1 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (4.55%) Pandas
3 1 (4.55%) PySpark
3 1 (4.55%) RSS
3 1 (4.55%) SparkR
3 1 (4.55%) UIMA
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) EPoS
4 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.55%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Android
1 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) CentOS
2 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) CRM
4 5 (22.73%) Data Management
4 5 (22.73%) ETL
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) System Testing
5 3 (13.64%) UML
5 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Machine Learning
6 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) R
3 1 (4.55%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.09%) Solvency II
3 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat