The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Management
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 45 -
Contract jobs citing Information Management 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 1.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -8.82% +1.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £57.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -52.63% +26.66%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 176 332 307
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 84.62% 77.03% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 204 188
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 48 25
Median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.25% +5.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.33 £52.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in Lancashire

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in Lancashire

Information Management
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos