The median contractor rate for a Information Manager was £117 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Manager
England / South West
Rank 130 128 139
Rank change year-on-year -2 +11  
Contract jobs requiring an Information Manager 3 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.12% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.25% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £117 £255 £738
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.31% -65.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £459 £422
% change year-on-year -12.80% +8.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2439 2772 2969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.31% 96.65% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1547 1791 1866
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 182 142
Median hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.28% +30.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Information Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Information Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Manager in the South West

Information Manager
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 Manager in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Manager in the South West

Information Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Manager in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Manager in the South West

Information Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Manager in the South West

Information Manager
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 Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Wiltshire - 3 £117 -
Information Manager
England

Information Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South West region featuring Information Manager in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Information Management
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) Records Management
4 2 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (25.00%) IISP
4 2 (25.00%) GDPR
4 2 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (25.00%) CESG
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) NHS
5 1 (12.50%) EDRMS
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Information Governance

Information Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) EDRMS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) CESG
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Management
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (25.00%) Records Management
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (25.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) GDPR