Period
to 19 August 2018

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 6 months to 19 August 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.

Information Management
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - +59 +11
Contract jobs citing Information Management 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.75% - 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Lancashire median daily rate £375 - £525
10th Percentile £300 - £399
90th Percentile £503 - £551
North West median daily rate £488 £450 £423
% change year-on-year +8.33% +6.51% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Information 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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 565 486 581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.22% 86.32% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 269 353
Lancashire median daily rate £463 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +13.33% -6.83%
10th Percentile £275 £313 £234
90th Percentile £575 £550 £536
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 55 62
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +19.43%
10th Percentile £10.60 £12.57 £12.02
90th Percentile £67.72 £47.80 £59.31
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -32.43% +29.63% -5.63%

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Information Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management in Lancashire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Management in Lancashire

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in Lancashire

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Management within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Preston - 3 £375 -
Blackpool - 1 £525 -
Information Management
North West

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Information 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining

Information Management
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Planning Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft