Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Information Manager was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 17 November 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 > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 212 224
Rank change year-on-year +16 +12 -31
Contract jobs requiring an Information Manager 8 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 13
North West median daily rate £513 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% +13.33% -18.92%
10th Percentile £227 £251 £325
90th Percentile £675 £499 £414
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £28.04 £32.00 £25.69
% change year-on-year -12.39% +24.56% -14.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5427 6545 8083
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.38% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3410 4203 4823
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £250 £234
90th Percentile £588 £550 £569
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 241 403
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.22 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.18% -20.90% +27.81%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.04 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.80 £45.75 £50.06
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%

Information Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Information Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Information Manager in the North West

Information Manager
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 Manager in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Manager in the North West

Information Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Manager in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Manager in the North West

Information Manager
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 Manager within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 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 +12 3 £650 +150.00%
Merseyside +7 3 £250 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Information Manager
England

Information Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 North West region featuring Information Manager in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) CISSP
3 4 (50.00%) CISM
4 3 (37.50%) CISA
4 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
4 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
5 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) CRISC
5 2 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (25.00%) COSO
5 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (25.00%) COBIT
5 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) SMS
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) MIIS
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) Law

Information Manager Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Management
4 1 (12.50%) ISMS
4 1 (12.50%) Records Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CISM
3 3 (37.50%) CISA
4 2 (25.00%) CRISC
5 1 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (12.50%) CLAS
5 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) COBIT
1 2 (25.00%) COSO
1 2 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) MIIS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft