Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Knowledge Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Knowledge Management over the 6 months to 20 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.

Knowledge Management
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 331 318 298
Rank change year-on-year -13 -20 -40
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 41 60 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.36% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.44% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 36 80
South East median daily rate £320 £458 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.05% +30.71% -2.26%
10th Percentile £264 £350 £281
90th Percentile £625 £591 £489
England median daily rate £331 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -12.83% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South East median hourly rate - £66.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +41.49% +224.14%
England median hourly rate £89.47 £28.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +213.93% -1.72% +41.46%

Knowledge 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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13848 13626 15658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.83% 82.61% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8310 8240 9341
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 457 544 607
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.58 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

Knowledge Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Knowledge Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Knowledge Management in the South East

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Knowledge Management in the South East

Knowledge Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Knowledge Management in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Knowledge Management in the South East

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Knowledge Management in the South East

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Berkshire -2 24 £625 +73.61% 1
Thames Valley -28 24 £625 +47.06% 2
Hampshire +12 14 £305 -32.22%
Surrey - 2 - - 2
Knowledge Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management.

1 15 (36.59%) HTML
1 15 (36.59%) CSS
2 13 (31.71%) Ajax
2 13 (31.71%) Test Scripting
2 13 (31.71%) Test Automation
2 13 (31.71%) Scenario Testing
3 12 (29.27%) Web Development
4 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
4 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
4 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
5 10 (24.39%) Change Management
6 9 (21.95%) XML
6 9 (21.95%) Risk Analysis
6 9 (21.95%) Test Strategy
6 9 (21.95%) Functional Testing
7 8 (19.51%) jQuery
7 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
7 8 (19.51%) KANA
7 8 (19.51%) KANA IQ
8 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (17.07%) Windows
8 7 (17.07%) Windows 2000
8 7 (17.07%) VBScript
8 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
8 7 (17.07%) IIS
8 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
8 7 (17.07%) SDLC
8 7 (17.07%) Front End Development

Knowledge 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 (17.07%) IIS
2 4 (9.76%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 8 (19.51%) KANA IQ
2 4 (9.76%) Magento
3 1 (2.44%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.44%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (19.51%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (19.51%) Web Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Tester
5 5 (12.20%) Domain Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Functional Tester
6 4 (9.76%) Security Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Development Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Digital Development Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Information Security Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Designer
8 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Telecoms Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) CSS
1 15 (36.59%) HTML
2 13 (31.71%) Ajax
3 9 (21.95%) XML
4 8 (19.51%) jQuery
5 4 (9.76%) EJB
5 4 (9.76%) Flash
5 4 (9.76%) J2EE
5 4 (9.76%) JNDI
5 4 (9.76%) JSTL
5 4 (9.76%) Struts
6 2 (4.88%) REST
6 2 (4.88%) SOAP
6 2 (4.88%) Web Services
7 1 (2.44%) .NET
7 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
1 4 (9.76%) Private Cloud
1 4 (9.76%) Web 2.0
2 3 (7.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
1 7 (17.07%) Windows 2000
1 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Scenario Testing
1 13 (31.71%) Test Automation
1 13 (31.71%) Test Scripting
2 12 (29.27%) Web Development
3 10 (24.39%) Change Management
4 9 (21.95%) Functional Testing
4 9 (21.95%) Risk Analysis
4 9 (21.95%) Test Strategy
5 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
6 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.07%) Front End Development
6 7 (17.07%) SDLC
7 5 (12.20%) Migration
7 5 (12.20%) Presales
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
8 4 (9.76%) B2B
8 4 (9.76%) B2C
8 4 (9.76%) Information Security
8 4 (9.76%) OOD
8 4 (9.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.07%) VBScript
3 4 (9.76%) Java
3 4 (9.76%) PHP
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) P3O
1 1 (2.44%) PMO
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) KANA
2 5 (12.20%) Intershop
3 4 (9.76%) ArcSight
3 4 (9.76%) ATG
3 4 (9.76%) CyberArk
3 4 (9.76%) Demandware
3 4 (9.76%) Symantec
3 4 (9.76%) Tripwire
4 3 (7.32%) HP
4 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.44%) BMC
5 1 (2.44%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.44%) SAP