Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Knowledge Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Knowledge Management over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 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.

Knowledge Management
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 659 640 629
Rank change year-on-year -19 -11 -64
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 218 206 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 104 143
England median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% -1.94%
10th Percentile £181 £122 £253
90th Percentile £590 £625 £525
UK median daily rate £375 £370 £380
% change year-on-year +1.35% -2.63% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 6
England median hourly rate £35.00 £26.44 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.38% -22.24% +15.25%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £26.44 £34.00
% change year-on-year +32.38% -22.24% +15.25%

Knowledge 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 83,390 81,175 81,707
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.77% 86.06% 85.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 55,927 54,662 54,273
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,095 1,892 2,265
England median hourly rate £22.00 £24.69 £22.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.88% +8.10% +3.80%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.98 £47.79
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% +6.67% +2.27%

Knowledge Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Knowledge Management in England

Knowledge Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Knowledge Management in England

Knowledge Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Knowledge Management in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Knowledge Management in England

Knowledge Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Knowledge Management in England

Knowledge Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Knowledge Management in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Knowledge Management in England

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management within the England region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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 +27 90 £413 -7.61% 12
South East -11 52 £413 +26.92% 19
North of England -10 29 £331 +65.63% 7
Midlands -29 18 £286 -4.67% 4
South West -37 17 £488 +25.00% 11
North West -10 15 £338 +68.75% 4
West Midlands -29 13 £285 -18.57% 2
East of England -3 11 £375 -28.57% 5
Yorkshire -8 9 £410 +173.33% 2
East Midlands +1 5 £358 +26.33% 2
North East -12 5 £288 - 1
Knowledge Management
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Knowledge Management.

1 66 (30.28%) Project Management
2 53 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (22.48%) Microsoft
4 48 (22.02%) Finance
5 45 (20.64%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (19.27%) Security Cleared
6 42 (19.27%) Change Management
7 37 (16.97%) Microsoft Office
8 36 (16.51%) ITIL
9 31 (14.22%) SC Cleared
9 31 (14.22%) Problem Management
10 30 (13.76%) Service Management
11 29 (13.30%) Programme Management
12 28 (12.84%) SharePoint
12 28 (12.84%) Incident Management
13 27 (12.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 27 (12.39%) Change Control
14 26 (11.93%) Analytics
15 25 (11.47%) Problem-Solving
16 23 (10.55%) Decision-Making
16 23 (10.55%) Office 365
16 23 (10.55%) Document Management
17 22 (10.09%) PRINCE2
17 22 (10.09%) Degree
18 18 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
19 17 (7.80%) Quality Management
19 17 (7.80%) Windows
19 17 (7.80%) Continuous Improvement
19 17 (7.80%) ServiceNow
20 16 (7.34%) Requirements Management

Knowledge 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 28 (12.84%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.13%) Apache
3 6 (2.75%) IIS
3 6 (2.75%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (2.29%) Confluence
4 5 (2.29%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.38%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.92%) CMS
6 2 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.46%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.46%) Site Server
7 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
Applications
1 37 (16.97%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (5.96%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (5.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (4.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.92%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.46%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.46%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.46%) Mingle
6 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.46%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.55%) Office 365
2 9 (4.13%) SaaS
3 5 (2.29%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.83%) IaaS
4 4 (1.83%) PaaS
4 4 (1.83%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 3 (1.38%) Google Drive
5 3 (1.38%) OneDrive
5 3 (1.38%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.46%) Apigee
6 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.13%) DHCP
1 9 (4.13%) DNS
1 9 (4.13%) SAN
2 8 (3.67%) Internet
3 5 (2.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.83%) LAN
5 3 (1.38%) FTP
6 2 (0.92%) WAN
7 1 (0.46%) BGP
7 1 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.46%) CTI
7 1 (0.46%) HSRP
7 1 (0.46%) Intranet
7 1 (0.46%) NX-OS
7 1 (0.46%) OSPF
7 1 (0.46%) Skype
7 1 (0.46%) SMS
7 1 (0.46%) VLAN
7 1 (0.46%) VoIP
7 1 (0.46%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.21%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.29%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (2.29%) GIS
3 3 (1.38%) MS Access
3 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.92%) MySQL
4 2 (0.92%) Power BI
5 1 (0.46%) Big Data
5 1 (0.46%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.46%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (6.42%) JIRA
2 3 (1.38%) HP UFT
2 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.92%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.46%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.46%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.46%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.46%) Protractor
4 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (22.02%) Finance
2 13 (5.96%) Retail
3 12 (5.50%) Law
4 11 (5.05%) Banking
5 9 (4.13%) Legal
5 9 (4.13%) Marketing
6 6 (2.75%) Dutch Language
6 6 (2.75%) Front Office
6 6 (2.75%) Military
7 5 (2.29%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.29%) Multimedia
7 5 (2.29%) Publishing
8 4 (1.83%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.92%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.92%) French Language
10 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.46%) Advertising
11 1 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (17.43%) Analyst
2 36 (16.51%) Project Manager
3 22 (10.09%) Consultant
4 12 (5.50%) Test Analyst
5 11 (5.05%) IT Manager
6 10 (4.59%) Junior
7 9 (4.13%) Architect
7 9 (4.13%) Coordinator
8 8 (3.67%) Junior Analyst
8 8 (3.67%) Service Manager
8 8 (3.67%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.21%) Business Analyst
9 7 (3.21%) Data Analyst
9 7 (3.21%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (3.21%) Service Analyst
9 7 (3.21%) Wintel Engineer
10 6 (2.75%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (2.75%) Knowledge Manager
10 6 (2.75%) Project Officer
10 6 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.21%) HTML
2 5 (2.29%) .NET
2 5 (2.29%) Middleware
3 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.83%) XML
4 3 (1.38%) EDI
5 2 (0.92%) CSS
5 2 (0.92%) LDAP
5 2 (0.92%) Node.js
5 2 (0.92%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.92%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.46%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.46%) CSS3
6 1 (0.46%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (0.46%) Kafka
6 1 (0.46%) REST
6 1 (0.46%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.46%) SOAP
6 1 (0.46%) Swagger
6 1 (0.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 45 (20.64%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.42%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.96%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (4.59%) User Experience
4 10 (4.59%) Virtual Team
5 7 (3.21%) CMDB
5 7 (3.21%) Life Science
6 5 (2.29%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.83%) PKI
8 3 (1.38%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.92%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.92%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.92%) EPoS
9 2 (0.92%) NHS
9 2 (0.92%) PMI
9 2 (0.92%) RIA
9 2 (0.92%) Wiki
10 1 (0.46%) BYOD
10 1 (0.46%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.46%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.80%) Windows
2 11 (5.05%) Unix
3 10 (4.59%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.29%) Solaris
6 4 (1.83%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.38%) AIX
8 2 (0.92%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.92%) zOS
9 1 (0.46%) Android
9 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.46%) Linux
9 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (30.28%) Project Management
2 53 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (19.27%) Change Management
4 36 (16.51%) ITIL
5 31 (14.22%) Problem Management
6 30 (13.76%) Service Management
7 29 (13.30%) Programme Management
8 28 (12.84%) Incident Management
9 27 (12.39%) Change Control
9 27 (12.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 26 (11.93%) Analytics
11 25 (11.47%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (10.55%) Decision-Making
12 23 (10.55%) Document Management
13 22 (10.09%) PRINCE2
14 18 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (7.80%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (7.80%) Quality Management
16 16 (7.34%) Requirements Management
16 16 (7.34%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.42%) SQL
2 10 (4.59%) Python
3 9 (4.13%) Java
3 9 (4.13%) R
4 6 (2.75%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.83%) C
5 4 (1.83%) Perl
5 4 (1.83%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.83%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.83%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.92%) C#
6 2 (0.92%) VB
7 1 (0.46%) C++
7 1 (0.46%) PHP
7 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (19.27%) Security Cleared
2 31 (14.22%) SC Cleared
3 22 (10.09%) Degree
4 15 (6.88%) DV Cleared
5 13 (5.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (2.75%) ISTQB
9 5 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (1.83%) CIMA
10 4 (1.83%) HND
10 4 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.38%) CISA
11 3 (1.38%) ISEB
11 3 (1.38%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.92%) APMG
12 2 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.50%) QA
2 11 (5.05%) PMO
3 8 (3.67%) SLA
4 6 (2.75%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.75%) GDPR
4 6 (2.75%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.38%) COBIT
5 3 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 11 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.83%) vSphere
4 3 (1.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.92%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.29%) ServiceCenter
1 5 (2.29%) WSUS
2 4 (1.83%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (1.83%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (1.83%) SCOM
3 3 (1.38%) HP ALM
4 2 (0.92%) SCCM
4 2 (0.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.46%) Nessus
5 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.46%) Netcool
5 1 (0.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.46%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 49 (22.48%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.80%) ServiceNow
3 12 (5.50%) Oracle
4 8 (3.67%) SAP
5 7 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.75%) Apple
6 6 (2.75%) HP
6 6 (2.75%) Remedy
6 6 (2.75%) VMware
7 5 (2.29%) BMC
7 5 (2.29%) CA
7 5 (2.29%) Peregrine
7 5 (2.29%) Tableau
7 5 (2.29%) Workday
8 4 (1.83%) Cisco
8 4 (1.83%) Citrix
8 4 (1.83%) Google
8 4 (1.83%) McAfee
8 4 (1.83%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.38%) iManage