The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 June 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 / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 225 247
Rank change year-on-year +20 +22  
Contract jobs citing Information Management 49 37 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.63% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.50% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 21
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £201 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £495 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £401 £395
% change year-on-year +2.80% +1.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £19.66 £12.62 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.75% +12.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £11.42 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £13.65 £11.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.66 £13.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +45.62% -75.45%  

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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6432 7347 7628
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 83.08% 81.98% 80.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3769 4490 4391
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 271 270
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in the South East

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Management in the South East

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in the South East

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Information Management in the South East

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Berkshire +30 21 - - 3
Hampshire +11 12 £425 +18.88% 1
Surrey +12 7 £413 +8.55% 1
West Sussex +14 4 £440 +25.71% 1
Kent - 2 £528 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £250 -
Buckinghamshire -15 1 - -
Information Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
2 27 (27.84%) Finance
3 24 (24.74%) Oracle
4 22 (22.68%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (20.62%) Management Information System
5 20 (20.62%) Marketing
6 19 (19.59%) Microsoft Excel
7 14 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (14.43%) Project Management
8 13 (13.40%) SQL Server
8 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
9 12 (12.37%) German Language
10 11 (11.34%) Degree
10 11 (11.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (11.34%) Data Modelling
10 11 (11.34%) Analytics
11 10 (10.31%) Change Management
11 10 (10.31%) Data Integration
12 9 (9.28%) SC Cleared
12 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
12 9 (9.28%) Online Marketing
12 9 (9.28%) Financial Institution
12 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (9.28%) ETL
12 9 (9.28%) Windows
13 8 (8.25%) Web Services
13 8 (8.25%) SAP
13 8 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (7.22%) Hadoop

Information Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (7.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.09%) FileNet
2 3 (3.09%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (1.03%) SAS
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (19.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (11.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) HFM
2 2 (2.06%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.03%) SAP Retail
3 1 (1.03%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.12%) Office 365
4 2 (2.06%) PaaS
5 1 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.03%) SaaS
5 1 (1.03%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.03%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) DNS
1 3 (3.09%) HTTP
1 3 (3.09%) SMTP
2 2 (2.06%) DMZ
2 2 (2.06%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.06%) Firewall
2 2 (2.06%) Internet
2 2 (2.06%) Intranet
2 2 (2.06%) LAN
3 1 (1.03%) Extranet
3 1 (1.03%) Modbus
3 1 (1.03%) Profibus
3 1 (1.03%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.22%) Hadoop
2 7 (7.22%) Power BI
3 6 (6.19%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.15%) Big Data
4 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.12%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (4.12%) DB2
5 4 (4.12%) Essbase
5 4 (4.12%) Geospatial Data
5 4 (4.12%) IBM InfoSphere
5 4 (4.12%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.06%) NewSQL
7 2 (2.06%) SAP HANA
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (3.09%) ERwin
3 2 (2.06%) Ant
3 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.06%) Maven
3 2 (2.06%) MSBuild
3 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (27.84%) Finance
2 20 (20.62%) Marketing
3 12 (12.37%) German Language
4 9 (9.28%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.15%) Aerospace
5 5 (5.15%) Electronics
5 5 (5.15%) French Language
6 3 (3.09%) Retail
7 2 (2.06%) Law
7 2 (2.06%) Legal
8 1 (1.03%) Automotive
8 1 (1.03%) Banking
8 1 (1.03%) Billing
8 1 (1.03%) Games
8 1 (1.03%) Local Government
8 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.03%) Military
8 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (12.37%) Analyst
2 11 (11.34%) Architect
3 9 (9.28%) Marketing Manager
4 8 (8.25%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.22%) Data Architect
5 7 (7.22%) Developer
6 5 (5.15%) Coordinator
6 5 (5.15%) Marketing Specialist
6 5 (5.15%) PMO Coordinator
6 5 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) Geospatial Architect
8 3 (3.09%) Consultant
8 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (3.09%) Information Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.09%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (3.09%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.09%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.25%) Web Services
2 4 (4.12%) PostGIS
3 3 (3.09%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (3.09%) Node.js
3 3 (3.09%) REST
3 3 (3.09%) SOAP
3 3 (3.09%) WSDL
3 3 (3.09%) XML
3 3 (3.09%) XML Messaging
3 3 (3.09%) XSD
4 2 (2.06%) .NET
4 2 (2.06%) RESTful
5 1 (1.03%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.68%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (20.62%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.09%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (3.09%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.06%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.06%) Life Science
5 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.06%) NHS
5 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.06%) Replication
5 2 (2.06%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.06%) User Experience
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.03%) Fintech
6 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) Windows
2 5 (5.15%) Linux
2 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.09%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) Project Management
2 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (11.34%) Analytics
2 11 (11.34%) Data Modelling
3 10 (10.31%) Change Management
3 10 (10.31%) Data Integration
4 9 (9.28%) ETL
4 9 (9.28%) Online Marketing
4 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (7.22%) Logical Data Model
5 7 (7.22%) Migration
5 7 (7.22%) Scrum
5 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (7.22%) Supplier Management
5 7 (7.22%) Validation
6 6 (6.19%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 6 (6.19%) Data Governance
6 6 (6.19%) Resource Allocation
6 6 (6.19%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.22%) PowerShell
1 7 (7.22%) SQL
2 6 (6.19%) Python
3 3 (3.09%) C
3 3 (3.09%) C++
3 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.06%) C#
4 2 (2.06%) Java
5 1 (1.03%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) Degree
2 9 (9.28%) SC Cleared
2 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.15%) APMP
4 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.03%) MBA
5 1 (1.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) Data Quality
1 7 (7.22%) PMO
2 2 (2.06%) GDPR
3 1 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.03%) GAAP
3 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (2.06%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.03%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Ansible
1 3 (3.09%) Kibana
Vendors
1 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
2 24 (24.74%) Oracle
3 8 (8.25%) SAP
4 7 (7.22%) Informatica
5 6 (6.19%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (5.15%) Tableau
7 4 (4.12%) ESRI
7 4 (4.12%) IBM
7 4 (4.12%) Teradata
8 3 (3.09%) Cognos
8 3 (3.09%) Hyperion
8 3 (3.09%) Netezza
9 2 (2.06%) Cisco
9 2 (2.06%) HP
9 2 (2.06%) Veeam
9 2 (2.06%) VMware
10 1 (1.03%) Google
10 1 (1.03%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.03%) PayPal
10 1 (1.03%) Pega