The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 30 April 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
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 101 109
Rank change year-on-year -19 +8  
Contract jobs citing Information Management 6 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 0.82% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 1.03% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 14
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -45.00% -33.33%  

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 East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1781 2031 2143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 84.41% 78.94% 78.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1080 1204 1201
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 118 166
Median hourly rate £37.00 £27.50 £32.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.54% -15.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.79 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +18.03%  

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in the East of England

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in the East of England

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Norfolk -6 3 - -
Essex - 2 £400 -
Bedfordshire +4 1 - -
Information Management
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 East of England region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (23.08%) IBM
4 6 (23.08%) Change Management
4 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 5 (19.23%) Legal
5 5 (19.23%) Clustering
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) TDD
5 5 (19.23%) Marketing
5 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (19.23%) B2C
5 5 (19.23%) Windows
5 5 (19.23%) OO
5 5 (19.23%) Java
5 5 (19.23%) BDD
5 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
6 4 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (15.38%) Visualisation
6 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (11.54%) Data Management
7 3 (11.54%) WebSphere

Information Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (11.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (11.54%) Apache Pig
1 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
3 3 (11.54%) Weka
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP MDG
1 1 (3.85%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.54%) Apache Hive
2 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
2 3 (11.54%) Mahout
2 3 (11.54%) Power BI
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Spotfire
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) AccuRev
2 2 (7.69%) Ant
2 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Gradle
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) JUnit
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) Selenium
2 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Legal
2 5 (19.23%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Automotive
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Local Government
4 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Data Scientist
3 3 (11.54%) DBA
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) SQL DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Designer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Data Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Programme Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Web Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) D3.js
1 3 (11.54%) NumPy
1 3 (11.54%) scikit-learn
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
1 3 (11.54%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) EclipseLink
2 2 (7.69%) Ext JS
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) JAX-RS
2 2 (7.69%) JPA
2 2 (7.69%) jQuery
2 2 (7.69%) OSGi
2 2 (7.69%) REST
2 2 (7.69%) SAML
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
2 2 (7.69%) Struts
2 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) PMI
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Solaris
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Mathematics
2 6 (23.08%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) B2C
3 5 (19.23%) BDD
3 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (19.23%) OO
3 5 (19.23%) TDD
4 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) Visualisation
5 3 (11.54%) Data Management
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) Physics
5 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.54%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) MATLAB
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) R
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCITP
1 3 (11.54%) MCSE
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.69%) PMP
3 1 (3.85%) APMP
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (11.54%) Kibana
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) IBM
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Adobe
3 3 (11.54%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Embarcadero
5 1 (3.85%) Informatica
5 1 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.85%) Talend