The median contractor rate for a Information Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Manager
UK
Rank 540 570 537
Rank change year-on-year +30 -33  
Contract jobs requiring an Information Manager 46 60 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 41 55
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £255 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £459 £416
% change year-on-year -12.80% +10.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.50 - -
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. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42134 50253 49507
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.85% 95.17% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27277 32490 29886
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £591 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1476 1587 1956
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +6.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
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

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Manager in the UK

Information Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Manager in the UK

Information Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Manager over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Manager in the UK

Information Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Manager in the UK

Information Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Manager over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Information Manager in the UK

Information Manager
Top 27 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +33 43 £450 +7.14% 18
London +16 28 £450 +7.14% 11
North West +28 3 £400 - 2
South East +11 3 - -
South West -2 3 £117 -54.31% 1
Swindon - 3 £117 -
Wiltshire - 3 £117 -
Midlands - 3 £500 -
Scotland +32 2 £400 -21.56% 1
Edinburgh +23 2 £400 -21.56% 1
Berkshire +19 2 - -
City of London +1 2 - - 4
East Midlands -1 2 - -
Harrow - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +17 1 - - 1
Manchester +12 1 £360 -29.75% 1
Yorkshire +10 1 - - 1
Leeds +6 1 - -
Liverpool +1 1 £500 +25.00%
Merseyside -1 1 £500 +29.03%
Buckinghamshire -6 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -

Information Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 featuring Information Manager in the job title.

1 84 (70.00%) Information Security
2 45 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 32 (26.67%) CISM
5 27 (22.50%) CISSP
5 27 (22.50%) Data Protection
6 23 (19.17%) ISMS
7 20 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (16.67%) ITIL
7 20 (16.67%) Finance
8 19 (15.83%) Data Protection Act
8 19 (15.83%) Risk Management
8 19 (15.83%) PCI DSS
9 18 (15.00%) Security Management
10 17 (14.17%) Risk Assessment
11 16 (13.33%) Information Management
11 16 (13.33%) Information Governance
12 15 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (10.83%) NHS
13 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
14 12 (10.00%) MS Excel
14 12 (10.00%) Project Management
14 12 (10.00%) Information Security Management
14 12 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
14 12 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
14 12 (10.00%) Security Cleared
15 11 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (8.33%) Legal
17 9 (7.50%) Data Management
17 9 (7.50%) Incident Management

Information Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (4.17%) SAS
2 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) MS Project
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.67%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.33%) Office 365
2 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (2.50%) PABX
2 2 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
3 1 (0.83%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.83%) LAN
3 1 (0.83%) LDAP
3 1 (0.83%) PBX
3 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.17%) Hadoop
2 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.50%) Big Data
3 3 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.50%) EDRMS
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.83%) EDMS
5 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Redmine
General
1 20 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Legal
3 6 (5.00%) Retail
3 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.50%) Marketing
4 3 (2.50%) Military
5 2 (1.67%) Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Electronics
5 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) .NET
1 1 (0.83%) SAML
1 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 19 (15.83%) Data Protection Act
3 15 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (10.83%) NHS
5 12 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
6 5 (4.17%) CESG
7 3 (2.50%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (2.50%) Freedom of Information Act
8 2 (1.67%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.83%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.83%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (0.83%) Linux
2 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (70.00%) Information Security
2 27 (22.50%) Data Protection
3 23 (19.17%) ISMS
4 20 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (16.67%) ITIL
5 19 (15.83%) Risk Management
6 18 (15.00%) Security Management
7 17 (14.17%) Risk Assessment
8 16 (13.33%) Information Governance
8 16 (13.33%) Information Management
9 12 (10.00%) Information Security Management
9 12 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (10.00%) Project Management
10 11 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.50%) Data Management
11 9 (7.50%) Incident Management
11 9 (7.50%) Information Assurance
12 8 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (6.67%) PRINCE2
12 8 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.83%) SQL
2 4 (3.33%) VBA
3 2 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (26.67%) CISM
2 27 (22.50%) CISSP
3 12 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.83%) CISA
6 6 (5.00%) Degree
7 4 (3.33%) CEH
7 4 (3.33%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (2.50%) CISMP
8 3 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.67%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (1.67%) CRISC
9 2 (1.67%) IISP
9 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.83%) APMP
10 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.83%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (15.83%) PCI DSS
3 8 (6.67%) GDPR
4 6 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (2.50%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (2.50%) SLA
7 2 (1.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (1.67%) GPG13
7 2 (1.67%) RMADS
8 1 (0.83%) COBIT
8 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.83%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.83%) QA
8 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.00%) Intel
2 6 (5.00%) Intel Security
3 4 (3.33%) CyberArk
4 3 (2.50%) Oracle
4 3 (2.50%) TOWER Software
5 2 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.67%) SAP
5 2 (1.67%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.83%) Capita
6 1 (0.83%) hybris
6 1 (0.83%) Qualys
6 1 (0.83%) Splunk
6 1 (0.83%) Symantec
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago