The median contractor rate for an Information Manager was £477 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 402 387 416
Rank change year-on-year -15 +29  
Contract jobs requiring an Information Manager 22 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 22
Median daily rate £477 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.60% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £311 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £755 £578 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.04 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year -6.55% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19705 20363 22100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.93% 95.26% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14056 14779 15421
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 225 369
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -9.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Information Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Information Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Manager in London

Information Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Manager in London

Information Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Manager in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Manager in London

Information Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Manager in London

Information Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 3 £788 +43.18% 1
Information Manager
England

Information Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Information Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Information Manager in the job title.

1 36 (72.00%) Information Security
2 19 (38.00%) Data Protection
3 13 (26.00%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (22.00%) Management Information System
5 10 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 10 (20.00%) Project Management
5 10 (20.00%) CISSP
5 10 (20.00%) Legal
5 10 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (18.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (18.00%) PCI DSS
6 9 (18.00%) CISM
7 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (16.00%) Information Governance
7 8 (16.00%) GDPR
8 7 (14.00%) Data Loss Prevention
8 7 (14.00%) Finance
8 7 (14.00%) Data Management
9 6 (12.00%) Freedom of Information
9 6 (12.00%) Retail
9 6 (12.00%) McAfee
9 6 (12.00%) Intel
10 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (10.00%) ISMS
10 5 (10.00%) Information Assurance
10 5 (10.00%) Security Architecture
11 4 (8.00%) Degree
11 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (8.00%) Freedom of Information Act

Information Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (20.00%) Legal
2 7 (14.00%) Finance
3 6 (12.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (12.00%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (8.00%) Freedom of Information Act
4 4 (8.00%) NHS
5 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.00%) FMCG
7 1 (2.00%) PKI
7 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (2.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (72.00%) Information Security
2 19 (38.00%) Data Protection
3 13 (26.00%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (20.00%) Project Management
4 10 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 8 (16.00%) Information Governance
6 7 (14.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 7 (14.00%) Data Management
7 5 (10.00%) Information Assurance
7 5 (10.00%) ISMS
7 5 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (10.00%) Security Architecture
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Data Security
8 4 (8.00%) Information Management
8 4 (8.00%) Information Security Governance
8 4 (8.00%) Information Security Management
8 4 (8.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
1 4 (8.00%) VBA
2 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) CISSP
2 9 (18.00%) CISM
3 4 (8.00%) CISA
3 4 (8.00%) Degree
4 3 (6.00%) Master's Degree
5 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.00%) CEH
5 2 (4.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 2 (4.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (18.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (16.00%) GDPR
3 1 (2.00%) BS7799
3 1 (2.00%) COBIT
3 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Intel
2 6 (12.00%) McAfee
3 3 (6.00%) TOWER Software
4 1 (2.00%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) Qualys
4 1 (2.00%) VMware