Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 17 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 93 102
Rank change year-on-year +27 +9 -3
Contract jobs citing Information Management 24 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.88% 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 0.42% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Reading median daily rate £400 £550 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +91.30% -
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £525 £458
% change year-on-year -23.81% +14.75% +22.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Reading median hourly rate £18.57 £19.63 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.38% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.57 £13.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year +42.85% +18.18% -35.77%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1050 1179 1494
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.42% 79.50% 77.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 621 925
Reading median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £275 £228 £229
90th Percentile £575 £575 £544
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 83
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.05
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +81.02%

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Information Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Information Management in Reading

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in Reading

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 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 Reading region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (37.50%) Legal
4 8 (33.33%) Marketing
5 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (25.00%) GDPR
5 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (25.00%) Marketing Intelligence
5 6 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (16.67%) Data Mapping
7 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
7 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Data Security
7 4 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (16.67%) Data Management
8 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.50%) Information Security
8 3 (12.50%) VMware

Information Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (8.33%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Ant
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Maven
1 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (37.50%) Legal
2 8 (33.33%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Finance
4 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (8.33%) German Language
5 1 (4.17%) Games
5 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
1 5 (20.83%) Marketing Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) GDPR Business Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Author
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Executive Assistant
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Principal Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Server Support
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Author
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Report Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum Master
4 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) RESTful
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (8.33%) NHS
5 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
5 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 6 (25.00%) Marketing Intelligence
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
2 4 (16.67%) Data Management
2 4 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 4 (16.67%) Data Security
2 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.33%) Content Management
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Release Management
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) GDPR
2 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (12.50%) Tableau
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Veeam
5 1 (4.17%) HP