The median contractor rate for an Information Manager was £477 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 541 556 562
Rank change year-on-year +15 +6  
Contract jobs requiring an Information Manager 49 81 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 61 43
Median daily rate £477 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.60% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £282 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £590 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £28.04 £29.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.76% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.04 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year -6.55% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40770 47086 48496
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.72% 95.05% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26583 31109 30993
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1252 1361 1876
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Information Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Information Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Manager in England

Information Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Manager in England

Information Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Manager in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Manager in England

Information Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Manager in England

Information Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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 +6 22 £479 -4.30% 13
South East +22 13 £500 +21.21% 5
North West +28 5 £400 -33.33% 2
Yorkshire +25 3 £438 -7.89% 1
South West +7 3 £413 +10.00% 1
West Midlands +22 1 £500 -10.71% 5
East of England -9 1 £475 -11.62% 2
North East - 1 £375 - 1
Information Manager
UK

Information Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Information Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Information Manager in the job title.

1 64 (69.57%) Information Security
2 36 (39.13%) Data Protection
3 24 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (25.00%) Project Management
4 23 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 20 (21.74%) CISSP
6 18 (19.57%) CISM
6 18 (19.57%) Data Protection Act
6 18 (19.57%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (19.57%) GDPR
7 16 (17.39%) PCI DSS
7 16 (17.39%) Risk Management
7 16 (17.39%) Finance
8 15 (16.30%) Information Governance
9 13 (14.13%) Legal
9 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
9 13 (14.13%) Data Privacy
10 11 (11.96%) Freedom of Information
10 11 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (11.96%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (10.87%) ITIL
12 9 (9.78%) PRINCE2
12 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Excel
12 9 (9.78%) CISA
13 8 (8.70%) SQL
13 8 (8.70%) Information Management
13 8 (8.70%) Data Management
14 7 (7.61%) Information Security Governance
14 7 (7.61%) Information Assurance
14 7 (7.61%) Data Loss Prevention

Information Manager Skill Set
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 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Office 365
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.09%) IaaS
2 1 (1.09%) PaaS
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) Network Security
2 1 (1.09%) DMZ
2 1 (1.09%) Internet
2 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.09%) SMS
2 1 (1.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.17%) EDRMS
3 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.09%) EDMS
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (17.39%) Finance
2 13 (14.13%) Legal
3 7 (7.61%) Retail
4 4 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Local Government
5 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 18 (19.57%) Data Protection Act
3 11 (11.96%) Freedom of Information
4 6 (6.52%) NHS
5 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.35%) Freedom of Information Act
6 4 (4.35%) PMI
7 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.17%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.09%) FMCG
8 1 (1.09%) PKI
8 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.09%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (69.57%) Information Security
2 36 (39.13%) Data Protection
3 23 (25.00%) Project Management
4 18 (19.57%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (17.39%) Risk Management
6 15 (16.30%) Information Governance
7 13 (14.13%) Data Privacy
8 11 (11.96%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (10.87%) ITIL
10 9 (9.78%) PRINCE2
11 8 (8.70%) Data Management
11 8 (8.70%) Information Management
12 7 (7.61%) Data Loss Prevention
12 7 (7.61%) Data Security
12 7 (7.61%) Information Assurance
12 7 (7.61%) Information Security Governance
12 7 (7.61%) Programme Management
13 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (6.52%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.70%) SQL
2 4 (4.35%) VBA
3 2 (2.17%) C
4 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (21.74%) CISSP
2 18 (19.57%) CISM
3 9 (9.78%) CISA
4 5 (5.43%) Degree
4 5 (5.43%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 4 (4.35%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.26%) Master's Degree
6 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.17%) CEH
7 2 (2.17%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.09%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.09%) CISMP
8 1 (1.09%) CLAS
8 1 (1.09%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.09%) ISEB
8 1 (1.09%) ISSMP
8 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (19.57%) GDPR
3 16 (17.39%) PCI DSS
4 5 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (2.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (1.09%) BS7799
6 1 (1.09%) COBIT
6 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (1.09%) ISO 22301
6 1 (1.09%) PMO
6 1 (1.09%) QA
6 1 (1.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) MIIS
1 1 (1.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Intel
2 6 (6.52%) McAfee
3 3 (3.26%) TOWER Software
4 1 (1.09%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.09%) Cerner
4 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.09%) Citrix
4 1 (1.09%) HP
4 1 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle
4 1 (1.09%) Qualys
4 1 (1.09%) VMware
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