The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 3 months to 23 June 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - 79
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.30% - 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £343 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +38.46% -1.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +145.45%  

Knowledge 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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 530 443 731
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 85.90% 78.55% 83.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 313 498
Median daily rate £380 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £529 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 22 29
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +133.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.88 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £72.50 £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Knowledge Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Knowledge Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Knowledge Management in Wales

Knowledge Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Knowledge Management in Wales

Knowledge Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Knowledge Management in Wales over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Knowledge Management in Wales

Knowledge Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
South Wales - 8 £343 -
Knowledge Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Knowledge Management.

1 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (44.44%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
4 2 (22.22%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) VB6
4 2 (22.22%) Document Management
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (22.22%) Record to Report
5 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
5 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) HL7
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (11.11%) MS Access
5 1 (11.11%) NHS

Knowledge Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) SAP Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Support
3 2 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (22.22%) Document Management
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (22.22%) Record to Report
1 2 (22.22%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) VB
1 2 (22.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) HL7
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft