The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Management
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 104 85
Rank change year-on-year +17 -19  
Contract jobs citing Information Management 2 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.23% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.27% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Median daily rate £234 - £306
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 - £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £277 - £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £425 £428
% change year-on-year -7.35% -0.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1054 1488 1252
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 81.01% 83.83% 78.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 893 679
Median daily rate £390 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +128.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.25 £11.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in Manchester

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in Manchester

Information Management
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 3 (60.00%) Publishing
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Information Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (60.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Support
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality