Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 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.

Knowledge Management
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 195 201
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6 0
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 23 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.41% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.20% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 17
South West median daily rate £400 £295 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.59% -37.89% +6.74%
10th Percentile £256 £265 £184
90th Percentile £590 £459 £843
England median daily rate £325 £380 £380
% change year-on-year -14.47% - +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £25.00 -
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 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%

Knowledge Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Knowledge Management in the South West

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Knowledge Management in the South West

Knowledge Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Knowledge Management in the South West

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Knowledge Management in the South West

Knowledge 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 Knowledge 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
Bristol -4 8 £390 - 2
Wiltshire +4 7 £250 -15.25% 1
Devon - 2 £475 -
Dorset - 1 £350 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 1
Knowledge Management
England

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

1 9 (39.13%) Change Management
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
1 9 (39.13%) Unified Communications
2 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
3 7 (30.43%) Skype for Business
3 7 (30.43%) Capacity Management
3 7 (30.43%) Skype
4 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (26.09%) PMO
4 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
4 6 (26.09%) Windows
4 6 (26.09%) DHCP
4 6 (26.09%) DNS
4 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) CCIE
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
5 5 (21.74%) Information Security Management
5 5 (21.74%) Security Management
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (21.74%) Information Security
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
5 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013

Knowledge 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 7 (30.43%) Skype for Business
2 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.35%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Unified Communications
2 7 (30.43%) Skype
3 6 (26.09%) DHCP
3 6 (26.09%) DNS
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (8.70%) Broadband
6 1 (4.35%) NAS
6 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.35%) SAN
6 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Billing
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Knowledge Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
2 4 (17.39%) IT Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Training Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Coordinator
3 3 (13.04%) PMO Coordinator
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.70%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Process Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Knowledge Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Lead
5 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Process Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Service Improvement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Kafka
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Change Management
2 7 (30.43%) Capacity Management
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Information Security
4 5 (21.74%) Information Security Management
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 5 (21.74%) Security Management
5 3 (13.04%) Change Control
5 3 (13.04%) Information Management
5 3 (13.04%) Time Management
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Document Management
6 2 (8.70%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) CCIE
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.70%) PMP
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) PMO
2 3 (13.04%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Micro Focus
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) VMware