Period
to 26 May 2019

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 26 May 2019 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
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 623 669 636
Rank change year-on-year +46 -33 -10
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 177 198 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 106 108
England median daily rate £438 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% - +23.29%
10th Percentile £186 £281 £300
90th Percentile £600 £600 £613
UK median daily rate £431 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -4.17% +5.88% +16.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 2
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.83 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.61% +9.43% +14.29%
10th Percentile £17.29 £27.05 £27.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £56.25 £32.50
UK median hourly rate £17.31 £32.83 £30.00
% change year-on-year -47.29% +9.43% +14.29%

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 72,443 80,374 71,908
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 87.23% 86.63% 85.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 48,245 53,378 47,441
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,870 2,129 1,907
England median hourly rate £24.91 £22.00 £25.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.23% -12.42% +8.28%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.18 £11.60
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £51.35
UK median hourly rate £24.91 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +13.23% -12.00% -

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 26 May 2019.

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 26 May 2019.

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 26 May 2019. 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 +41 88 £469 +4.17% 7
South East +23 35 £425 -10.53% 4
North of England +20 20 £290 -43.41% 6
South West -27 16 £400 -4.48%
East of England +12 13 £613 +13.95% 3
North West +23 9 £400 +17.65% 3
North East +7 6 £290 -44.76%
Yorkshire +8 5 £438 -2.78% 3
East Midlands +18 3 £188 -29.25%
Midlands -14 3 £188 -53.13%
Knowledge Management
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, 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 42 (23.73%) ITIL
2 34 (19.21%) Change Management
3 33 (18.64%) Service Management
3 33 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (18.08%) ITSM
5 29 (16.38%) Finance
6 26 (14.69%) Service Delivery
6 26 (14.69%) ServiceNow
7 25 (14.12%) Security Cleared
7 25 (14.12%) Microsoft
8 23 (12.99%) Problem Management
9 22 (12.43%) Project Management
10 20 (11.30%) Microsoft Office
10 20 (11.30%) Incident Management
10 20 (11.30%) SC Cleared
11 19 (10.73%) Change Control
11 19 (10.73%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (9.60%) DevOps
13 17 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (9.60%) Self-Motivation
14 16 (9.04%) CRM
15 15 (8.47%) Migration
16 14 (7.91%) SLA
16 14 (7.91%) Configuration Management
16 14 (7.91%) Management Information System
16 14 (7.91%) Analytics
17 13 (7.34%) User Experience
17 13 (7.34%) SharePoint
17 13 (7.34%) Release 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 13 (7.34%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.52%) Confluence
3 3 (1.69%) CMS
4 2 (1.13%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (1.13%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.56%) CICS
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (11.30%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.82%) Chatbot
2 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) assyst
2 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.95%) Office 365
2 7 (3.95%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 5 (2.82%) SaaS
4 4 (2.26%) IaaS
4 4 (2.26%) PaaS
5 3 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.69%) Power Platform
5 3 (1.69%) Stackdriver
6 2 (1.13%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.56%) Force.com
7 1 (0.56%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.56%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.95%) Remote Desktop
1 7 (3.95%) Skype
2 3 (1.69%) LAN
2 3 (1.69%) SAN
3 2 (1.13%) 2.5G
3 2 (1.13%) 2G
3 2 (1.13%) 3G
3 2 (1.13%) 4G
3 2 (1.13%) 5G
3 2 (1.13%) BGP
3 2 (1.13%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (1.13%) DHCP
3 2 (1.13%) DNS
3 2 (1.13%) HSRP
3 2 (1.13%) NX-OS
3 2 (1.13%) OSPF
3 2 (1.13%) VLAN
3 2 (1.13%) VRRP
4 1 (0.56%) CTI
4 1 (0.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.08%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.82%) Geospatial Data
3 5 (2.82%) GIS
4 4 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.13%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.13%) Big Data
6 2 (1.13%) Cloudera CDH
6 2 (1.13%) HBase
7 1 (0.56%) DB2
7 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.56%) MS Access
7 1 (0.56%) MySQL
7 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.56%) Power BI
7 1 (0.56%) Spatial Data
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (7.34%) JIRA
2 5 (2.82%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.26%) Jasmine
3 4 (2.26%) Protractor
4 3 (1.69%) Bitbucket
4 3 (1.69%) InstallShield
4 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.69%) MSI
4 3 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.56%) GitLab
5 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (16.38%) Finance
2 11 (6.21%) Marketing
3 10 (5.65%) Banking
4 9 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.95%) Publishing
6 6 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.82%) Multimedia
8 4 (2.26%) Billing
8 4 (2.26%) Retail
9 3 (1.69%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.69%) Law
10 1 (0.56%) German Language
10 1 (0.56%) Legal
10 1 (0.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (14.69%) Analyst
2 18 (10.17%) Architect
3 16 (9.04%) Service Manager
4 11 (6.21%) Consultant
4 11 (6.21%) Project Manager
5 7 (3.95%) Developer
6 6 (3.39%) Junior
6 6 (3.39%) Knowledge Manager
7 5 (2.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (2.82%) Data Analyst
7 5 (2.82%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (2.82%) DevOps Manager
7 5 (2.82%) Junior Analyst
7 5 (2.82%) Junior Data Analyst
7 5 (2.82%) Product Owner
8 4 (2.26%) Field Service Engineer
8 4 (2.26%) Head of PMO
8 4 (2.26%) Knowledge Consultant
8 4 (2.26%) Support Engineer
8 4 (2.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.52%) HTML
2 7 (3.95%) AngularJS
2 7 (3.95%) CSS
3 6 (3.39%) Node.js
4 5 (2.82%) CSS3
4 5 (2.82%) HTML5
4 5 (2.82%) JSON
4 5 (2.82%) XML
5 4 (2.26%) HTML5 Canvas
5 4 (2.26%) jQuery
5 4 (2.26%) RESTful
6 2 (1.13%) Ajax
6 2 (1.13%) D3.js
6 2 (1.13%) Kafka
6 2 (1.13%) LDAP
6 2 (1.13%) React
6 2 (1.13%) Vue.js
7 1 (0.56%) .NET
7 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (9.60%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (7.91%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.34%) User Experience
4 8 (4.52%) Life Science
5 7 (3.95%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.39%) NHS
6 6 (3.39%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.82%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.69%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.69%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.69%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.69%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.13%) CMDB
9 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.78%) Windows
2 4 (2.26%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.69%) Windows 8
3 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.56%) Linux
4 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.56%) Unix
4 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.73%) ITIL
2 34 (19.21%) Change Management
3 33 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (18.64%) Service Management
4 32 (18.08%) ITSM
5 26 (14.69%) Service Delivery
6 23 (12.99%) Problem Management
7 22 (12.43%) Project Management
8 20 (11.30%) Incident Management
9 19 (10.73%) Change Control
9 19 (10.73%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (9.60%) DevOps
12 16 (9.04%) CRM
13 15 (8.47%) Migration
14 14 (7.91%) Analytics
14 14 (7.91%) Configuration Management
15 13 (7.34%) Release Management
16 12 (6.78%) Scrum
17 11 (6.21%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.08%) JavaScript
2 8 (4.52%) Python
3 6 (3.39%) R
3 6 (3.39%) SQL
4 4 (2.26%) C
4 4 (2.26%) Java
4 4 (2.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.13%) C++
5 2 (1.13%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.56%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.56%) C#
6 1 (0.56%) PHP
6 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (14.12%) Security Cleared
2 20 (11.30%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.21%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (5.08%) Degree
5 6 (3.39%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.69%) CISM
6 3 (1.69%) CISSP
6 3 (1.69%) MCSE
6 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.13%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.56%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.91%) SLA
2 11 (6.21%) PMO
3 10 (5.65%) QA
4 3 (1.69%) COBIT
4 3 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (1.69%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.56%) GDPR
6 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.69%) XenApp
3 2 (1.13%) HDFS
4 1 (0.56%) Docker
4 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.39%) SCCM
2 3 (1.69%) Ansible
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.69%) Puppet
2 3 (1.69%) WSUS
3 2 (1.13%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.13%) Oozie
3 2 (1.13%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.56%) Packer
4 1 (0.56%) SCOM
4 1 (0.56%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (14.69%) ServiceNow
2 25 (14.12%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.78%) Splunk
4 11 (6.21%) Workday
5 9 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.39%) AppDynamics
6 6 (3.39%) New Relic
7 5 (2.82%) Adobe
7 5 (2.82%) Remedy
7 5 (2.82%) Tableau
8 4 (2.26%) Google
9 3 (1.69%) Novell
9 3 (1.69%) Oracle
10 2 (1.13%) Cisco
10 2 (1.13%) F5
10 2 (1.13%) HP
11 1 (0.56%) IBM
11 1 (0.56%) iManage
11 1 (0.56%) SAP
11 1 (0.56%) Software AG