Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 July 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
UK
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 443 465 420
Rank change year-on-year +22 -45 -35
Contract jobs citing Information Management 457 511 592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.46% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.56% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 321 371
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £260 £300 £250
90th Percentile £625 £650 £617
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 30 41
UK median hourly rate £19.66 £13.75 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.98% -70.74% +189.23%
10th Percentile £12.35 £11.25 £15.00
90th Percentile £24.98 £57.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.57 £15.82 £47.00
% change year-on-year +17.42% -66.35% +213.33%

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80076 91844 91685
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.21% 83.48% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 52538 60582 58040
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2049 2194 2596
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% +4.76%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.50 £11.17
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -3.85% +15.56% +4.36%

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Information Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Information Management in the UK

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in the UK

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Management in the UK

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in the UK

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Information Management in the UK

Information Management
Top 16 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 24 July 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
England +37 429 £438 +2.94% 48
UK excluding London +16 247 £400 - 28
London +20 200 £450 - 23
South East +37 91 £413 +8.55% 13
South West +28 62 £400 +6.67% 1
Midlands -14 31 £400 -20.00% 4
North of England +39 25 £388 -8.82% 3
West Midlands +12 23 £325 -24.86% 2
East of England -34 17 £358 -4.60% 3
North West +24 12 £400 -17.95% 2
Wales +3 10 £415 +38.33%
Scotland +31 9 £438 +18.64% 3
Yorkshire +3 9 £344 -16.67% 1
East Midlands -15 6 £450 -17.05% 2
North East +59 4 £338 -56.45%
Northern Ireland -41 4 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 with a requirement for Information Management.

1 135 (29.54%) Management Information System
2 122 (26.70%) Finance
3 91 (19.91%) Microsoft
3 91 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (17.51%) Project Management
5 77 (16.85%) Security Cleared
6 60 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 60 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
7 58 (12.69%) SharePoint
8 56 (12.25%) Migration
9 55 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
10 54 (11.82%) SQL
11 51 (11.16%) SC Cleared
12 46 (10.07%) Data Modelling
13 42 (9.19%) Information Security
14 41 (8.97%) Analytics
15 38 (8.32%) Microsoft Excel
16 37 (8.10%) Data Management
16 37 (8.10%) Office 365
17 36 (7.88%) SQL Server
18 35 (7.66%) Degree
18 35 (7.66%) Data Quality
19 33 (7.22%) Marketing
19 33 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
20 32 (7.00%) Microsoft Office
20 32 (7.00%) Banking
21 31 (6.78%) Data Protection
22 29 (6.35%) DevOps
22 29 (6.35%) Business Analysis
22 29 (6.35%) Oracle

Information Management
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 58 (12.69%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.16%) SAS
3 10 (2.19%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.97%) Skype for Business
5 8 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.75%) nginx
5 8 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (1.53%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.31%) Apache
7 6 (1.31%) ArcGIS
8 5 (1.09%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.88%) Mule
10 3 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.66%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.66%) FileNet
10 3 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 38 (8.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (7.00%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (3.06%) Microsoft Project
4 13 (2.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.75%) InDesign
6 7 (1.53%) InfoPath
6 7 (1.53%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.88%) SPSS
8 2 (0.44%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.66%) CA PPM
3 3 (0.66%) Fredhopper
3 3 (0.66%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.44%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.44%) Primavera
4 2 (0.44%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.44%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.22%) HFM
5 1 (0.22%) iTrent
5 1 (0.22%) Magento
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.22%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.22%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 37 (8.10%) Office 365
2 24 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.63%) SaaS
5 9 (1.97%) PaaS
6 8 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 6 (1.31%) IaaS
8 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.44%) AWS Data Pipeline
8 2 (0.44%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.44%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.44%) Veeva
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.22%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.22%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.41%) Firewall
1 11 (2.41%) LAN
2 10 (2.19%) Internet
3 9 (1.97%) Skype
4 8 (1.75%) HTTP
4 8 (1.75%) WAN
5 7 (1.53%) Network Security
6 5 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (0.88%) DMZ
7 4 (0.88%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.66%) DNS
8 3 (0.66%) Intranet
8 3 (0.66%) Modbus
8 3 (0.66%) NAS
8 3 (0.66%) Profibus
8 3 (0.66%) SMTP
8 3 (0.66%) VoIP
9 2 (0.44%) SAN
9 2 (0.44%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.88%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (5.91%) Big Data
4 20 (4.38%) Hadoop
5 16 (3.50%) EDRMS
6 12 (2.63%) Apache Hive
7 11 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.19%) Power BI
9 9 (1.97%) Amazon Redshift
9 9 (1.97%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.75%) Base SAS
10 8 (1.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 8 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.53%) GIS
11 7 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.09%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.88%) Mahout
13 4 (0.88%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (3.50%) JIRA
2 15 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.41%) Maven
4 10 (2.19%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.53%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.53%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (1.31%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (1.09%) Metasploit
7 5 (1.09%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.88%) Ant
8 4 (0.88%) MorphX
9 3 (0.66%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.66%) ERwin
10 2 (0.44%) AccuRev
10 2 (0.44%) Gradle
10 2 (0.44%) JUnit
10 2 (0.44%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.44%) Selenium
10 2 (0.44%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 122 (26.70%) Finance
2 33 (7.22%) Marketing
3 32 (7.00%) Banking
4 25 (5.47%) Retail
5 14 (3.06%) Electronics
6 13 (2.84%) Law
7 11 (2.41%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.41%) German Language
7 11 (2.41%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.19%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.97%) Legal
10 7 (1.53%) Aerospace
10 7 (1.53%) Publishing
11 5 (1.09%) French Language
11 5 (1.09%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.88%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.88%) Local Government
13 3 (0.66%) Games
13 3 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 94 (20.57%) Analyst
2 59 (12.91%) Architect
3 45 (9.85%) Project Manager
4 42 (9.19%) Consultant
5 41 (8.97%) Business Analyst
6 33 (7.22%) Developer
7 22 (4.81%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (4.16%) Data Analyst
9 18 (3.94%) Data Manager
10 15 (3.28%) IT Manager
10 15 (3.28%) Security Consultant
11 14 (3.06%) Information Analyst
12 11 (2.41%) Administrator
13 10 (2.19%) Information Manager
13 10 (2.19%) Information Officer
13 10 (2.19%) Systems Manager
13 10 (2.19%) Technical Architect
14 9 (1.97%) Business Manager
14 9 (1.97%) Digital Analyst
14 9 (1.97%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.60%) Web Services
2 18 (3.94%) .NET
3 14 (3.06%) HTML
4 12 (2.63%) CSS
5 10 (2.19%) REST
6 9 (1.97%) AngularJS
6 9 (1.97%) XML
7 5 (1.09%) Middleware
7 5 (1.09%) Node.js
7 5 (1.09%) SOAP
8 4 (0.88%) jQuery
8 4 (0.88%) MLlib
8 4 (0.88%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (0.88%) UIMA
8 4 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.66%) Elastic Stack
9 3 (0.66%) JFC
9 3 (0.66%) RESTful
9 3 (0.66%) WSDL
9 3 (0.66%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 135 (29.54%) Management Information System
2 55 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.16%) NHS
4 12 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
5 9 (1.97%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.97%) Fintech
6 8 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 8 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.75%) Private Cloud
7 7 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (1.53%) User Experience
8 6 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.09%) Replication
10 4 (0.88%) Clustering
10 4 (0.88%) Cyber Attack
10 4 (0.88%) Freedom of Information Act
10 4 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (0.88%) Life Science
11 3 (0.66%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.13%) Windows
2 22 (4.81%) Linux
3 10 (2.19%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.97%) Unix
4 9 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (1.75%) CentOS
5 8 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.44%) Android
6 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.44%) Solaris
6 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (17.51%) Project Management
3 60 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
3 60 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (12.25%) Migration
5 46 (10.07%) Data Modelling
6 42 (9.19%) Information Security
7 41 (8.97%) Analytics
8 37 (8.10%) Data Management
9 31 (6.78%) Data Protection
10 29 (6.35%) Business Analysis
10 29 (6.35%) DevOps
10 29 (6.35%) ETL
10 29 (6.35%) PRINCE2
11 27 (5.91%) Asset Management
11 27 (5.91%) Risk Management
12 26 (5.69%) Data Governance
13 25 (5.47%) Change Management
13 25 (5.47%) Information Architecture
14 24 (5.25%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 54 (11.82%) SQL
2 23 (5.03%) Java
3 17 (3.72%) JavaScript
4 15 (3.28%) PowerShell
5 10 (2.19%) Python
6 8 (1.75%) C#
7 7 (1.53%) C
7 7 (1.53%) Dart
8 6 (1.31%) MATLAB
8 6 (1.31%) R
9 4 (0.88%) SPARQL
9 4 (0.88%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.88%) X++
10 3 (0.66%) C++
10 3 (0.66%) Ruby
11 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.44%) Julia
11 2 (0.44%) PHP
11 2 (0.44%) VB
12 1 (0.22%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 77 (16.85%) Security Cleared
2 51 (11.16%) SC Cleared
3 35 (7.66%) Degree
4 20 (4.38%) CISSP
4 20 (4.38%) DV Cleared
5 13 (2.84%) CLAS
6 9 (1.97%) CISM
7 8 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
7 8 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.53%) CESG Certified Professional
8 7 (1.53%) HND
8 7 (1.53%) IISP
9 6 (1.31%) APMP
10 5 (1.09%) CEH
10 5 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (0.66%) PMP
11 3 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.44%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.66%) Data Quality
2 16 (3.50%) PMO
3 15 (3.28%) GDPR
4 13 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (2.63%) QA
6 11 (2.41%) JSP 440
7 8 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.88%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.66%) EMIR
10 3 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.66%) IFRS
10 3 (0.66%) IFRS 9
11 2 (0.44%) COBIT
11 2 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.44%) Government Security Classifications
11 2 (0.44%) MiFID
11 2 (0.44%) P3O
11 2 (0.44%) SLA
11 2 (0.44%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.97%) Docker
3 8 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.66%) ISA Server
5 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.66%) XenApp
6 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (3.06%) Ansible
2 5 (1.09%) Nessus
2 5 (1.09%) Nmap
2 5 (1.09%) Puppet
2 5 (1.09%) QRadar
3 4 (0.88%) CSIRT
3 4 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.88%) vRealize
4 3 (0.66%) Kibana
5 2 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.44%) MOM
5 2 (0.44%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.44%) SCOM
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 91 (19.91%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.35%) Oracle
2 29 (6.35%) SAP
3 20 (4.38%) hybris
4 19 (4.16%) IBM
5 15 (3.28%) OpenText
6 12 (2.63%) Adobe
6 12 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (2.41%) Cisco
8 10 (2.19%) Tableau
9 8 (1.75%) ESRI
9 8 (1.75%) Informatica
9 8 (1.75%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.53%) HP
10 7 (1.53%) Teradata
11 6 (1.31%) Cloudera
11 6 (1.31%) Demandware
12 5 (1.09%) Remedy
13 4 (0.88%) Netezza
13 4 (0.88%) VMware
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 Per Hour
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Marks Sattin
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago