The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 30 April 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 23 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing Information Management 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.46% 0.68% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £433 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.40% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -45.00% -33.33%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 99 117 181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 72.26% 79.05% 81.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 73 117
Median daily rate £335 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.47% -9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 13
Median hourly rate £15.50 £10.96 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.48% -31.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.99 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £13.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +18.03%  

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in Staffordshire

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Management in Staffordshire

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in Staffordshire

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Lichfield 0 1 £450 +4.04%
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £325 -
Information Management
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Information Exploitation
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory

Information Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
General
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365 Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Exploitation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft