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 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
UK / England
Rank 376 349 401
Rank change year-on-year -27 +52  
Contract jobs citing Information Management 214 283 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.58% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.70% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 188 125
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £650 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £425 £410
% change year-on-year -7.35% +3.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £57.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.36% +44.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £16.65 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £57.00 £47.00
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34805 40691 38449
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.27% 82.96% 80.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23041 27009 24200
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 1001 1126
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £49.50
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 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 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
London +12 93 £450 +4.04% 19
South East +18 49 £400 -3.03% 6
West Midlands +19 21 £480 -6.34% 6
South West -13 21 £305 -26.50% 4
East of England -13 9 £400 +6.66% 5
North West +24 8 £344 -34.52% 5
Yorkshire -2 7 £350 -17.64% 1
North East -9 5 £363 -50.00% 1
East Midlands -8 1 £343 -19.41%
Information Management
UK

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 143 (31.78%) Management Information System
2 116 (25.78%) Finance
3 97 (21.56%) Project Management
4 80 (17.78%) Security Cleared
5 78 (17.33%) Microsoft
6 75 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 70 (15.56%) MS Excel
8 68 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
9 66 (14.67%) SC Cleared
10 64 (14.22%) SQL
11 63 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 61 (13.56%) SharePoint
13 55 (12.22%) Data Management
14 53 (11.78%) Data Modelling
15 43 (9.56%) ITIL
15 43 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
16 41 (9.11%) Data Quality
17 40 (8.89%) Migration
18 39 (8.67%) Analytics
19 37 (8.22%) PRINCE2
19 37 (8.22%) MS Office
19 37 (8.22%) ETL
19 37 (8.22%) Data Analysis
20 36 (8.00%) Degree
20 36 (8.00%) MS Project
20 36 (8.00%) Windows
20 36 (8.00%) Change Management
21 35 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
21 35 (7.78%) SQL Server
21 35 (7.78%) Business Analysis

Information Management
Top Related 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 61 (13.56%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.33%) SAS
3 10 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (1.78%) Apache Pig
5 7 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (1.33%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.11%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.67%) CMS
8 3 (0.67%) Documentum
9 2 (0.44%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.44%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.44%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.44%) Mule
9 2 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.22%) Confluence
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 70 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 37 (8.22%) MS Office
3 36 (8.00%) MS Project
4 24 (5.33%) MS Visio
5 19 (4.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.89%) Weka
8 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.89%) HFM
3 3 (0.67%) Primavera
3 3 (0.67%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.44%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.44%) Fredhopper
4 2 (0.44%) Lorenzo
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.22%) Changepoint
5 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.22%) Magento
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.22%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.22%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.22%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.67%) Office 365
2 20 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.89%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (0.89%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.67%) SaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.22%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.89%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.44%) Internet
2 11 (2.44%) Intranet
3 10 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (2.22%) LAN
3 10 (2.22%) WAN
4 8 (1.78%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (1.33%) DNS
5 6 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (1.11%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.11%) Firewall
6 5 (1.11%) SAN
6 5 (1.11%) Skype
7 3 (0.67%) DMZ
7 3 (0.67%) HTTP
7 3 (0.67%) SMTP
8 2 (0.44%) 4G
8 2 (0.44%) DHCP
8 2 (0.44%) ISDN
8 2 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
1 35 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (4.44%) Big Data
3 20 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 18 (4.00%) Power BI
5 17 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (3.33%) Hadoop
7 14 (3.11%) EDRMS
8 13 (2.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (2.67%) Data Mining
10 11 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
10 11 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (2.00%) Apache Hive
12 9 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (1.78%) Base SAS
14 7 (1.56%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 6 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 12 (2.67%) JIRA
2 6 (1.33%) Eclipse
3 5 (1.11%) Ant
3 5 (1.11%) JUnit
3 5 (1.11%) Subversion
3 5 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.89%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.67%) CruiseControl
5 3 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.44%) AccuRev
6 2 (0.44%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.44%) Gradle
6 2 (0.44%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.44%) Maven
6 2 (0.44%) Selenium
6 2 (0.44%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.44%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 116 (25.78%) Finance
2 31 (6.89%) Law
3 27 (6.00%) Banking
3 27 (6.00%) Retail
4 22 (4.89%) Marketing
5 21 (4.67%) Publishing
6 16 (3.56%) Legal
7 9 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.78%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.56%) German Language
9 7 (1.56%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.33%) French Language
11 4 (0.89%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.89%) Local Government
12 3 (0.67%) Military
13 2 (0.44%) Automotive
13 2 (0.44%) Billing
13 2 (0.44%) Electronics
14 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (22.44%) Analyst
2 75 (16.67%) Architect
3 47 (10.44%) Developer
4 38 (8.44%) Business Analyst
5 34 (7.56%) Data Analyst
5 34 (7.56%) Project Manager
5 34 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
6 28 (6.22%) Administrator
7 23 (5.11%) Consultant
8 18 (4.00%) Data Architect
9 17 (3.78%) Data Manager
10 15 (3.33%) Information Manager
11 14 (3.11%) SharePoint Administrator
12 13 (2.89%) Coordinator
13 12 (2.67%) Senior Architect
14 11 (2.44%) Information Analyst
14 11 (2.44%) Java Developer
15 10 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Manager
16 9 (2.00%) Governance Analyst
16 9 (2.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.33%) CSS
1 24 (5.33%) HTML
2 20 (4.44%) XML
3 16 (3.56%) JSON
4 14 (3.11%) PostGIS
4 14 (3.11%) Web Services
5 13 (2.89%) RSS
5 13 (2.89%) XSLT
6 10 (2.22%) .NET
7 6 (1.33%) AngularJS
7 6 (1.33%) Middleware
8 5 (1.11%) REST
9 4 (0.89%) D3.js
9 4 (0.89%) jQuery
9 4 (0.89%) NumPy
9 4 (0.89%) scikit-learn
9 4 (0.89%) Spring
10 3 (0.67%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.67%) SAML
10 3 (0.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 143 (31.78%) Management Information System
2 43 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.78%) Data Structures
5 16 (3.56%) NHS
6 13 (2.89%) Web 2.0
7 10 (2.22%) Fintech
8 8 (1.78%) e-Learning
8 8 (1.78%) Freedom of Information
8 8 (1.78%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.56%) Taxonomies
10 6 (1.33%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.33%) Life Science
11 5 (1.11%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.11%) CESG
11 5 (1.11%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.11%) Clustering
11 5 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.89%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.00%) Windows
2 31 (6.89%) Linux
3 25 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.89%) CentOS
4 13 (2.89%) Ubuntu
5 8 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.11%) Unix
8 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.44%) Solaris
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (21.56%) Project Management
2 75 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 68 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 55 (12.22%) Data Management
6 53 (11.78%) Data Modelling
7 43 (9.56%) ITIL
8 40 (8.89%) Migration
9 39 (8.67%) Analytics
10 37 (8.22%) Data Analysis
10 37 (8.22%) ETL
10 37 (8.22%) PRINCE2
11 36 (8.00%) Change Management
12 35 (7.78%) Business Analysis
13 34 (7.56%) Data Governance
14 32 (7.11%) Service Management
15 29 (6.44%) Data Integration
16 28 (6.22%) Programme Management
17 26 (5.78%) Service Delivery
18 24 (5.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 64 (14.22%) SQL
2 31 (6.89%) Java
3 23 (5.11%) Python
4 21 (4.67%) JavaScript
5 20 (4.44%) C
6 13 (2.89%) PHP
6 13 (2.89%) T-SQL
7 10 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 8 (1.78%) C#
8 8 (1.78%) VB
9 6 (1.33%) MATLAB
9 6 (1.33%) R
10 2 (0.44%) VBA
10 2 (0.44%) VBScript
11 1 (0.22%) ABAP
11 1 (0.22%) C++
11 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.22%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.22%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 80 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 66 (14.67%) SC Cleared
3 36 (8.00%) Degree
4 20 (4.44%) DV Cleared
5 12 (2.67%) APMP
6 10 (2.22%) PMP
7 6 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.89%) ISEB
9 4 (0.89%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.67%) CISSP
10 3 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.67%) MCITP
10 3 (0.67%) MCSE
10 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.44%) ACCA
11 2 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.44%) HND
11 2 (0.44%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.11%) Data Quality
2 31 (6.89%) PMO
3 14 (3.11%) QA
4 6 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (1.11%) GDPR
6 3 (0.67%) EMIR
6 3 (0.67%) IFRS
6 3 (0.67%) IFRS 9
6 3 (0.67%) SLA
6 3 (0.67%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.44%) MiFID
7 2 (0.44%) P3O
8 1 (0.22%) COBIT
8 1 (0.22%) GAAP
8 1 (0.22%) GMP
8 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (0.89%) Kibana
3 3 (0.67%) Ansible
3 3 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (0.44%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.22%) MOM
Vendors
1 78 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.78%) Oracle
2 26 (5.78%) SAP
3 21 (4.67%) Red Hat
4 19 (4.22%) Tableau
5 14 (3.11%) Cisco
6 13 (2.89%) IBM
7 10 (2.22%) VMware
8 8 (1.78%) Adobe
8 8 (1.78%) Informatica
8 8 (1.78%) Symantec
9 7 (1.56%) hybris
9 7 (1.56%) Lumension
9 7 (1.56%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (1.56%) Veeam
10 6 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.11%) Hyperion
12 4 (0.89%) ATG
12 4 (0.89%) Cognos
12 4 (0.89%) ESRI
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
London
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £475 per day 2 months initial
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Acumin
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago