Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 621 656 612
Rank change year-on-year +35 -44 -50
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 235 197 260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.25% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 100 165
England median daily rate £413 £323 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.91% -14.57% -2.58%
10th Percentile £192 £65 £224
90th Percentile £588 £608 £525
UK median daily rate £425 £319 £375
% change year-on-year +33.07% -14.83% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 15
England median hourly rate £35.00 £89.47 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.88% +231.37% +6.68%
10th Percentile £20.45 £38.42 £20.50
90th Percentile £56.25 £145.52 £38.40
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £89.47 £27.00
% change year-on-year -60.88% +231.37% +6.68%

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 81,550 79,195 83,380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.26% 85.93% 85.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,470 53,008 55,540
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £644 £631 £606
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,180 1,862 2,214
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.97%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.98 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.93% +11.02% +3.73%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +23 101 £425 +36.60% 26
South East 0 52 £463 +43.41% 7
North of England -8 24 £350 +75.00% 4
East of England +20 20 £550 +22.22% 1
Midlands -28 19 £285 +1.24% 5
South West -15 18 £525 +49.47% 5
North West -11 15 £338 +68.75% 3
West Midlands -35 12 £285 +1.79% 5
Yorkshire +1 9 £455 - 1
East Midlands +7 7 £419 +47.97%
Knowledge Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 68 (28.94%) Project Management
2 66 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (21.70%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (19.57%) Security Cleared
4 46 (19.57%) Finance
5 43 (18.30%) Microsoft
6 42 (17.87%) Change Management
7 37 (15.74%) ITIL
8 36 (15.32%) Problem-Solving
9 34 (14.47%) Programme Management
10 31 (13.19%) Service Management
10 31 (13.19%) SC Cleared
10 31 (13.19%) Decision-Making
11 28 (11.91%) Problem Management
12 27 (11.49%) Incident Management
12 27 (11.49%) Change Control
13 26 (11.06%) Microsoft Office
13 26 (11.06%) SharePoint
14 24 (10.21%) Document Management
14 24 (10.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 23 (9.79%) PRINCE2
16 22 (9.36%) Office 365
17 20 (8.51%) Windows
17 20 (8.51%) Configuration Management
18 19 (8.09%) HTML
18 19 (8.09%) SDLC
18 19 (8.09%) Degree
19 18 (7.66%) ServiceNow
20 17 (7.23%) JavaScript
20 17 (7.23%) Migration

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 26 (11.06%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.83%) Apache
3 7 (2.98%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.55%) Confluence
4 6 (2.55%) IIS
4 6 (2.55%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.28%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.85%) CMS
7 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.43%) Live Communications Server
8 1 (0.43%) Site Server
8 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (11.06%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (5.53%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.70%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.43%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.43%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.43%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.43%) Mathcad
5 1 (0.43%) Mingle
5 1 (0.43%) NASTRAN
5 1 (0.43%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 6 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.70%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.36%) Office 365
2 9 (3.83%) SaaS
3 5 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 3 (1.28%) IaaS
5 3 (1.28%) PaaS
6 2 (0.85%) Google Drive
6 2 (0.85%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.43%) Apigee
7 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.96%) Internet
2 11 (4.68%) SAN
3 9 (3.83%) DHCP
3 9 (3.83%) DNS
4 7 (2.98%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.28%) FTP
5 3 (1.28%) LAN
6 2 (0.85%) WAN
7 1 (0.43%) CTI
7 1 (0.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.28%) Oracle Database
1 3 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
1 3 (1.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.85%) MS Access
3 1 (0.43%) Big Data
3 1 (0.43%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.43%) MySQL
3 1 (0.43%) Power BI
3 1 (0.43%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (6.81%) JIRA
2 7 (2.98%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (1.28%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.43%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.43%) Moq
6 1 (0.43%) NUnit
6 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (19.57%) Finance
2 15 (6.38%) Retail
3 13 (5.53%) Law
4 11 (4.68%) Legal
5 10 (4.26%) Banking
5 10 (4.26%) Military
6 8 (3.40%) Marketing
7 6 (2.55%) Dutch Language
7 6 (2.55%) Front Office
7 6 (2.55%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.70%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.70%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.28%) Publishing
9 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.85%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.85%) Back Office
10 2 (0.85%) French Language
11 1 (0.43%) Advertising
11 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (17.45%) Project Manager
2 31 (13.19%) Analyst
3 18 (7.66%) Consultant
4 16 (6.81%) IT Manager
5 13 (5.53%) User Researcher
6 11 (4.68%) Developer
6 11 (4.68%) Digital User Researcher
6 11 (4.68%) IT Project Manager
7 10 (4.26%) Architect
7 10 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (4.26%) Test Analyst
8 9 (3.83%) Business Analyst
9 8 (3.40%) Coordinator
9 8 (3.40%) Support Engineer
10 7 (2.98%) Wintel Engineer
11 6 (2.55%) Project Officer
11 6 (2.55%) SC Cleared Project Manager
11 6 (2.55%) Service Analyst
12 5 (2.13%) DV Cleared Project Manager
12 5 (2.13%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.09%) HTML
2 8 (3.40%) .NET
3 7 (2.98%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.13%) Middleware
4 5 (2.13%) XML
5 4 (1.70%) CSS
5 4 (1.70%) Node.js
6 3 (1.28%) Django
6 3 (1.28%) EDI
6 3 (1.28%) HTML5
6 3 (1.28%) RESTful
7 2 (0.85%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.85%) CSS3
7 2 (0.85%) HTML5 Canvas
7 2 (0.85%) JSON
7 2 (0.85%) LDAP
7 2 (0.85%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.43%) Kafka
8 1 (0.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 51 (21.70%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.53%) User Experience
4 10 (4.26%) CMDB
5 7 (2.98%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.98%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.98%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.13%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.70%) PKI
8 3 (1.28%) Equities
8 3 (1.28%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.28%) Social Media
8 3 (1.28%) Tandem
9 2 (0.85%) Clustering
9 2 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.85%) EPoS
9 2 (0.85%) Life Science
9 2 (0.85%) RIA
9 2 (0.85%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.51%) Windows
2 14 (5.96%) Unix
3 10 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.13%) Solaris
6 4 (1.70%) Linux
6 4 (1.70%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.85%) AIX
7 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.85%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.85%) zOS
8 1 (0.43%) Android
8 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (28.94%) Project Management
2 66 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (17.87%) Change Management
4 37 (15.74%) ITIL
5 36 (15.32%) Problem-Solving
6 34 (14.47%) Programme Management
7 31 (13.19%) Decision-Making
7 31 (13.19%) Service Management
8 28 (11.91%) Problem Management
9 27 (11.49%) Change Control
9 27 (11.49%) Incident Management
10 24 (10.21%) Document Management
10 24 (10.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 23 (9.79%) PRINCE2
12 20 (8.51%) Configuration Management
13 19 (8.09%) SDLC
14 17 (7.23%) Analytics
14 17 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (7.23%) Migration
15 16 (6.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.23%) JavaScript
2 13 (5.53%) SQL
3 9 (3.83%) Java
4 7 (2.98%) Python
5 6 (2.55%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.13%) C
6 5 (2.13%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.70%) Perl
7 4 (1.70%) R
8 3 (1.28%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.28%) C#
9 2 (0.85%) C++
9 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.85%) VB
10 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 31 (13.19%) SC Cleared
3 19 (8.09%) Degree
4 15 (6.38%) DV Cleared
5 12 (5.11%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (2.98%) ISTQB
8 7 (2.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (2.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (2.13%) ISEB
11 4 (1.70%) CIMA
11 4 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (1.70%) HND
12 3 (1.28%) CISA
12 3 (1.28%) Master's Degree
13 2 (0.85%) APMG
13 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.11%) PMO
2 8 (3.40%) SLA
3 6 (2.55%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.55%) QA
4 5 (2.13%) GDPR
5 4 (1.70%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.28%) COBIT
6 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.43%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (5.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.70%) vSphere
4 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.55%) SCOM
2 5 (2.13%) ServiceCenter
2 5 (2.13%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (2.13%) WSUS
3 4 (1.70%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (1.70%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.70%) SCCM
4 3 (1.28%) HP ALM
4 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.85%) SCSM
5 2 (0.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.43%) Nessus
6 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.43%) Netcool
6 1 (0.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.43%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 43 (18.30%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.66%) ServiceNow
3 14 (5.96%) Oracle
4 8 (3.40%) HP
5 7 (2.98%) Remedy
5 7 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.98%) SAP
6 6 (2.55%) Apple
6 6 (2.55%) Citrix
6 6 (2.55%) VMware
6 6 (2.55%) Workday
7 5 (2.13%) BMC
7 5 (2.13%) CA
7 5 (2.13%) Peregrine
8 4 (1.70%) McAfee
8 4 (1.70%) Tableau
8 4 (1.70%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.28%) Cisco
9 3 (1.28%) Pega
10 2 (0.85%) Unisys