Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 24 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 > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 189 171
Rank change year-on-year +29 -18 -31
Contract jobs citing Information Management 46 15 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.81% 0.26% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.33% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 29
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -33.33% +26.32%
10th Percentile £250 £313 £263
90th Percentile £575 £786 £712
England median daily rate £463 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +8.82% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
South West median hourly rate £45.00 - £55.00
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 South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4600 4555 5222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.17% 80.08% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2904 3079 3534
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £256 £238 £255
90th Percentile £559 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 267 261
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +41.82%
10th Percentile £12.34 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.19
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 South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Management in the South West

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in the South West

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Management in the South West

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in the South West

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Wiltshire +20 21 £450 -13.25%
Somerset - 8 £500 -
Devon +8 7 £400 -
Bristol -14 5 £463 +9.47%
Gloucestershire +18 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 £135 -
Information Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.26%) Information Security
3 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
4 9 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (19.57%) CISSP
5 8 (17.39%) HND
5 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
5 8 (17.39%) CISM
5 8 (17.39%) Migration
5 8 (17.39%) Programme Management
5 8 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
5 8 (17.39%) IISP
5 8 (17.39%) CLAS
5 8 (17.39%) GDPR
6 7 (15.22%) Office 365
6 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (15.22%) JSP 440
6 7 (15.22%) Banking
6 7 (15.22%) SAP
7 6 (13.04%) Electronics
7 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
7 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
7 6 (13.04%) Project Management
7 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
7 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
7 6 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (13.04%) Marketing
8 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared

Information Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 4 (8.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (6.52%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.35%) SAS
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.17%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.17%) nginx
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.70%) Apache Hive
2 4 (8.70%) Big Data
2 4 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.52%) EDRMS
3 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.35%) Base SAS
4 2 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (4.35%) SAS EBI
5 1 (2.17%) GIS
5 1 (2.17%) Semantic Layer
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
1 5 (10.87%) Maven
1 5 (10.87%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (8.70%) Mockito
2 4 (8.70%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Electronics
3 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 6 (13.04%) Marketing
3 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.70%) Law
4 4 (8.70%) Retail
5 3 (6.52%) Legal
6 2 (4.35%) Billing
7 1 (2.17%) General Ledger
7 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Consultant
2 11 (23.91%) Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Security Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Information Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Business Change Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Business Change Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Business Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Business Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Change Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Change Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Coordinator
7 3 (6.52%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Information Officer
8 2 (4.35%) Knowledge Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Knowledge Management Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) PMO Coordinator
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) JSR 170
1 4 (8.70%) OSGi
1 4 (8.70%) PowerMock
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) JFC
2 1 (2.17%) jQuery
2 1 (2.17%) ModSecurity
2 1 (2.17%) REST
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (4.35%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) CentOS
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Information Security
3 9 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (17.39%) Migration
4 8 (17.39%) Programme Management
4 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
5 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
5 6 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (13.04%) Project Management
6 5 (10.87%) ETL
7 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
7 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Kanban
7 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.70%) Records Management
7 4 (8.70%) Scrum
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.70%) TDD
7 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) Java
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) C
2 1 (2.17%) Dart
2 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
2 9 (19.57%) CISSP
3 8 (17.39%) CISM
3 8 (17.39%) CLAS
3 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
3 8 (17.39%) HND
3 8 (17.39%) IISP
4 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (6.52%) Degree
6 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.35%) PMP
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.17%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.17%) Postgraduate
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) GDPR
1 8 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (15.22%) JSP 440
3 3 (6.52%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (6.52%) PMO
3 3 (6.52%) QA
4 2 (4.35%) IFRS
4 2 (4.35%) IFRS 9
5 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) SAP
2 4 (8.70%) Adobe
2 4 (8.70%) Coverity
3 3 (6.52%) Informatica
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Teradata
4 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.17%) ESRI
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) Micro Focus
4 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) Remedy
4 1 (2.17%) Rockwell