The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 April 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.

Information Management
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 - 44
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Information Management 2 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.50% - 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% - 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £400 - £174
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £37.75 £42.25
% change year-on-year -56.29% -10.65%  

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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 354 344 402
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 88.72% 81.13% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 170 219
Median daily rate £425 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.34% +2.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £498 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 49 36
Median hourly rate £37.00 £19.00 £40.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.73% -53.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £16.50 £27.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £40.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.52 £30.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +20.32%  

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in Essex

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Essex region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) B2C
2 5 (50.00%) Legal
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Adobe
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (20.00%) SOLID
5 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (20.00%) EclipseLink

Information Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (30.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) AccuRev
2 2 (20.00%) Ant
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Gradle
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (50.00%) Legal
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Programme Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Web Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Ajax
1 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) Java SE
1 2 (20.00%) JAX-RS
1 2 (20.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (20.00%) JPA
1 2 (20.00%) JSR 170
1 2 (20.00%) OSGi
1 2 (20.00%) REST
1 2 (20.00%) SAML
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
1 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (20.00%) Struts
1 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XHTML
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) PMI
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) B2C
1 5 (50.00%) BDD
1 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) SOLID
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (20.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) APMP
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Adobe
2 3 (30.00%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (30.00%) IBM