The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Knowledge Management
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 50 -
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £263 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £345
% change year-on-year +38.46% -5.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - £16.75

Knowledge 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 178 330 301
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 84.76% 77.10% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 202 183
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 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 50 27
Median hourly rate £43.00 £39.13 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.90% +5.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.83 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.50 £47.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Knowledge Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Knowledge Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Knowledge Management in Lancashire

Knowledge Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Knowledge Management in Lancashire

Knowledge Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Knowledge Management in Lancashire

Knowledge Management
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management.

1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Knowledge 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) ICT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory