Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 208 225
Rank change year-on-year +25 +17 -37
Contract jobs citing Information Management 23 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.40% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.35% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 15
North West median daily rate £525 £399 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.66% -11.39% +1.12%
10th Percentile £333 £301 £239
90th Percentile £653 £595 £532
England median daily rate £463 £425 £446
% change year-on-year +8.82% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
North West median hourly rate £16.19 - £69.07
England median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +53.85% -76.36% +134.04%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4624 5727 6938
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.08% 83.79% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2961 3686 4208
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 166 282
North West median hourly rate £25.12 £22.00 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.18% -27.92% +74.40%
10th Percentile £11.52 £11.79 £12.37
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Information Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Manchester +29 18 £500 +6.67%
Cheshire +3 3 £525 +28.05%
Lancashire +13 2 £525 +55.56% 2
Information Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 11 (47.83%) Management Information System
2 8 (34.78%) Risk Management
3 7 (30.43%) Workflow
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Information Governance
3 7 (30.43%) IT Strategy
4 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (26.09%) Migration
4 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
5 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Search
6 4 (17.39%) Records Management
6 4 (17.39%) Content Development
6 4 (17.39%) Metadata Management
6 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (17.39%) Information Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
6 4 (17.39%) CMS
6 4 (17.39%) Validation
6 4 (17.39%) Content Management
6 4 (17.39%) Taxonomies
6 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
6 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
7 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.04%) Quality Management

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 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Data Lake
2 1 (4.35%) Data Mart
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) Power BI
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MorphX
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) General Ledger
2 2 (8.70%) Local Government
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Information Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Planning Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Records Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Manager
5 1 (4.35%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Information Assurance Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Management Information System
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (17.39%) Taxonomies
4 3 (13.04%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
5 2 (8.70%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (8.70%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (8.70%) Replication
6 1 (4.35%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Risk Management
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Information Governance
2 7 (30.43%) IT Strategy
2 7 (30.43%) Workflow
3 6 (26.09%) Migration
4 5 (21.74%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Content Development
5 4 (17.39%) Content Management
5 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
5 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Search
5 4 (17.39%) Information Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (17.39%) Metadata Management
5 4 (17.39%) Records Management
5 4 (17.39%) Validation
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) X++
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) CISM
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) CLAS
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.70%) PMO
2 2 (8.70%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) GDPR
3 1 (4.35%) GMP
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft