The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 29 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.

Information Management
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 147 136
Rank change year-on-year +27 -11  
Contract jobs citing Information Management 8 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.28% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.35% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 13
Median daily rate £344 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.52% +31.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £212 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £533 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -8.82% +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £57.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year -49.56% +34.91%  

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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2120 3183 2847
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 82.04% 82.27% 78.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1337 1929 1547
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 118 130
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in the North West

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management in the North West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Management in the North West

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in the North West

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Manchester +17 2 £234 - 4
Cheshire - 2 £525 -
Cumbria - 2 £170 -
Merseyside +2 1 £500 +58.73%
Information Management
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) ETL
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
3 3 (20.00%) Publishing
3 3 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) NHS
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (13.33%) Data Lake
4 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift

Information Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) Data Lake
2 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.67%) EDMS
3 1 (6.67%) EDRMS
3 1 (6.67%) SAS EBI
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint Support
3 2 (13.33%) Data Quality Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Talend Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Data Governance Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Governance Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Process Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (26.67%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Extraction
4 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Talend
2 1 (6.67%) Civica
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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