Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 21 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.

Information Management
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 462 478 459
Rank change year-on-year +16 -19 -56
Contract jobs citing Information Management 446 439 463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.54% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 279 273
England median daily rate £463 £425 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -3.95% +4.12%
10th Percentile £267 £294 £264
90th Percentile £638 £617 £675
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 26
England median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -76.36% +134.04%
10th Percentile £16.10 £11.25 £14.09
90th Percentile £24.90 £28.40 £61.25
UK median hourly rate £20.22 £13.50 £49.82
% change year-on-year +49.76% -72.90% +112.00%

Information 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80294 81883 85035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.66% 84.16% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 54019 54581 56048
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1877 2118 2511
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.39 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +6.67% +18.42%

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Information Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Information Management in England

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in England

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Management in England

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in England

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Information Management in England

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 21 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
London -14 211 £475 +5.56% 24
South East +8 73 £475 +5.56% 10
South West +30 52 £463 +15.63%
North of England +55 40 £475 +14.46% 5
East of England -12 36 £298 -23.03% 1
Midlands -17 31 £450 +12.50% 4
North West +26 23 £525 +31.66% 3
East Midlands +1 17 £475 -9.52% 1
West Midlands -11 14 £438 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire +22 13 £400 -8.05% 2
North East +65 4 £500 -
Information Management
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 England region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 149 (33.41%) Management Information System
2 119 (26.68%) Finance
3 110 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (19.28%) Microsoft
5 68 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
6 67 (15.02%) Security Cleared
7 64 (14.35%) Project Management
8 63 (14.13%) Information Security
9 61 (13.68%) Data Protection
9 61 (13.68%) GDPR
10 60 (13.45%) SharePoint
11 55 (12.33%) SQL
12 54 (12.11%) Risk Management
13 52 (11.66%) Stakeholder Management
14 51 (11.43%) Degree
15 46 (10.31%) Analytics
16 44 (9.87%) Migration
17 43 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
18 40 (8.97%) SC Cleared
18 40 (8.97%) Asset Management
19 35 (7.85%) CRM
19 35 (7.85%) Data Modelling
20 34 (7.62%) Big Data
21 33 (7.40%) Data Quality
21 33 (7.40%) Banking
22 32 (7.17%) Java
22 32 (7.17%) SQL Server
23 31 (6.95%) SAP
23 31 (6.95%) Data Management
23 31 (6.95%) Data Protection Act

Information Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 60 (13.45%) SharePoint
2 20 (4.48%) MS Exchange
3 16 (3.59%) Apache Spark
4 12 (2.69%) SAS
5 11 (2.47%) CMS
6 10 (2.24%) Apache Pig
7 9 (2.02%) Apache
8 8 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.79%) nginx
8 8 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (1.57%) IIS
10 6 (1.35%) ArcGIS
10 6 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (1.12%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.67%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.67%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (5.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (5.38%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (2.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.02%) InDesign
5 8 (1.79%) InfoPath
5 8 (1.79%) SPSS
6 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.45%) XMetaL
9 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.67%) CA PPM
3 3 (0.67%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.45%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.45%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.45%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.45%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.22%) iTrent
5 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.22%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.22%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.05%) Office 365
2 12 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 7 (1.57%) PaaS
6 6 (1.35%) SaaS
7 2 (0.45%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (0.45%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.22%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.22%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.22%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.91%) Firewall
2 12 (2.69%) Network Security
3 8 (1.79%) Internet
4 7 (1.57%) HTTP
5 6 (1.35%) LAN
5 6 (1.35%) WAN
6 5 (1.12%) Intranet
7 4 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (0.90%) H.323
7 4 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.90%) ISDN
7 4 (0.90%) PBX
8 3 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (0.67%) Skype
8 3 (0.67%) VoIP
9 2 (0.45%) VSAT
10 1 (0.22%) NAS
10 1 (0.22%) SMS
10 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.62%) Big Data
2 32 (7.17%) SQL Server
3 28 (6.28%) Hadoop
4 19 (4.26%) Apache Hive
5 14 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.02%) Power BI
7 8 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (1.79%) Mahout
7 8 (1.79%) NoSQL
7 8 (1.79%) SAP BW
8 7 (1.57%) GIS
8 7 (1.57%) HBase
8 7 (1.57%) Neo4j
8 7 (1.57%) NewSQL
8 7 (1.57%) SAP Data Services
8 7 (1.57%) Sqoop
9 6 (1.35%) EDRMS
9 6 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (3.81%) Jenkins
1 17 (3.81%) Maven
2 15 (3.36%) JIRA
3 12 (2.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (2.02%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.57%) Metasploit
7 6 (1.35%) MorphX
8 5 (1.12%) Mockito
8 5 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (1.12%) SonarQube
9 4 (0.90%) Gradle
10 3 (0.67%) Apache Ivy
10 3 (0.67%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.67%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (0.67%) Mocha
10 3 (0.67%) Protractor
10 3 (0.67%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.45%) Ant
11 2 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 119 (26.68%) Finance
2 33 (7.40%) Banking
3 29 (6.50%) Law
4 28 (6.28%) Marketing
5 27 (6.05%) Retail
6 22 (4.93%) Legal
7 20 (4.48%) Telecoms
8 14 (3.14%) Electronics
9 12 (2.69%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.57%) General Ledger
11 6 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.12%) Aerospace
12 5 (1.12%) Investment Banking
12 5 (1.12%) Local Government
13 3 (0.67%) Military
13 3 (0.67%) Publishing
13 3 (0.67%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.45%) Advertising
14 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 103 (23.09%) Analyst
2 75 (16.82%) Architect
3 51 (11.43%) Business Analyst
4 42 (9.42%) Consultant
5 32 (7.17%) Developer
6 29 (6.50%) Project Manager
7 19 (4.26%) Data Analyst
8 18 (4.04%) Data Manager
8 18 (4.04%) Security Consultant
8 18 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (3.59%) Data Architect
10 13 (2.91%) Information Architect
10 13 (2.91%) Technical Architect
11 12 (2.69%) Information Officer
12 11 (2.47%) Information Manager
13 10 (2.24%) IT Manager
14 9 (2.02%) Digital Analyst
14 9 (2.02%) Digital Business Analyst
14 9 (2.02%) Programme Manager
14 9 (2.02%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.36%) .NET
2 12 (2.69%) XML
3 9 (2.02%) Web Services
4 8 (1.79%) CSS
4 8 (1.79%) HTML
4 8 (1.79%) MLlib
4 8 (1.79%) Natural Language Processing
5 7 (1.57%) Kafka
6 6 (1.35%) J2EE
6 6 (1.35%) JSR 170
6 6 (1.35%) OSGi
7 5 (1.12%) jQuery
7 5 (1.12%) ModSecurity
7 5 (1.12%) PowerMock
7 5 (1.12%) REST
8 4 (0.90%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.90%) RESTful
9 3 (0.67%) CSS3
9 3 (0.67%) HTML5
9 3 (0.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 149 (33.41%) Management Information System
2 68 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (6.95%) Data Protection Act
4 15 (3.36%) Freedom of Information
5 14 (3.14%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.69%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.69%) NHS
7 11 (2.47%) Freedom of Information Act
8 9 (2.02%) Fintech
9 6 (1.35%) CESG
10 5 (1.12%) BYOD
10 5 (1.12%) LIMS
10 5 (1.12%) Robotics
10 5 (1.12%) Taxonomies
10 5 (1.12%) User Experience
11 4 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.90%) FMCG
11 4 (0.90%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.90%) Replication
11 4 (0.90%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.28%) Windows
2 15 (3.36%) Linux
3 14 (3.14%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.79%) CentOS
4 8 (1.79%) Unix
5 7 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.45%) Android
7 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.22%) Solaris
8 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.22%) VMS
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (14.35%) Project Management
3 63 (14.13%) Information Security
4 61 (13.68%) Data Protection
5 54 (12.11%) Risk Management
6 52 (11.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 46 (10.31%) Analytics
8 44 (9.87%) Migration
9 43 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
10 40 (8.97%) Asset Management
11 35 (7.85%) CRM
11 35 (7.85%) Data Modelling
12 31 (6.95%) Data Management
13 28 (6.28%) Information Governance
13 28 (6.28%) User Stories
14 26 (5.83%) ITIL
14 26 (5.83%) Scrum
15 25 (5.61%) Programme Management
16 24 (5.38%) Content Management
17 22 (4.93%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 55 (12.33%) SQL
2 32 (7.17%) Java
3 9 (2.02%) C
4 8 (1.79%) MATLAB
4 8 (1.79%) R
4 8 (1.79%) SPARQL
5 7 (1.57%) Dart
6 6 (1.35%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.35%) X++
7 5 (1.12%) C#
7 5 (1.12%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.90%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.67%) Python
10 2 (0.45%) Ruby
10 2 (0.45%) Scala
11 1 (0.22%) PHP
11 1 (0.22%) VB
11 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 67 (15.02%) Security Cleared
2 51 (11.43%) Degree
3 40 (8.97%) SC Cleared
4 26 (5.83%) CISSP
5 15 (3.36%) CISM
5 15 (3.36%) CLAS
6 14 (3.14%) DV Cleared
7 13 (2.91%) IISP
8 11 (2.47%) CESG Certified Professional
9 10 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (1.79%) HND
11 6 (1.35%) CEH
11 6 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (1.35%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.90%) CCIE
12 4 (0.90%) CCNA
12 4 (0.90%) CCVP
12 4 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.90%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (13.68%) GDPR
2 33 (7.40%) Data Quality
3 20 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (4.26%) QA
5 17 (3.81%) PMO
6 12 (2.69%) JSP 440
7 8 (1.79%) RMADS
8 6 (1.35%) ISO 9001
8 6 (1.35%) SLA
9 5 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
9 5 (1.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.67%) WCAG
11 2 (0.45%) Def Stans
11 2 (0.45%) IFRS
11 2 (0.45%) IFRS 9
11 2 (0.45%) P3O
12 1 (0.22%) Government Security Classifications
12 1 (0.22%) GxP
12 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (4.04%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.47%) Docker
3 7 (1.57%) Apache Flume
3 7 (1.57%) HDFS
4 4 (0.90%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.67%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.45%) XenApp
7 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.57%) Ansible
1 7 (1.57%) Hadoop YARN
1 7 (1.57%) Nessus
1 7 (1.57%) Nmap
2 6 (1.35%) CSIRT
2 6 (1.35%) QRadar
3 4 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (0.90%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.90%) Terraform
4 2 (0.45%) MOM
4 2 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 86 (19.28%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.95%) SAP
3 22 (4.93%) hybris
4 16 (3.59%) OpenText
4 16 (3.59%) Tableau
5 14 (3.14%) Adobe
6 13 (2.91%) Cloudera
6 13 (2.91%) IBM
6 13 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (2.24%) Cisco
8 9 (2.02%) Citrix
8 9 (2.02%) HP
9 8 (1.79%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.57%) Hortonworks
10 7 (1.57%) Informatica
11 6 (1.35%) ESRI
12 5 (1.12%) Blue Prism
12 5 (1.12%) Coverity
12 5 (1.12%) VMware
13 4 (0.90%) Palo Alto