Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 21 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.

Information Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 159 139
Rank change year-on-year -11 -20 +22
Contract jobs citing Information Management 14 47 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.76% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.92% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 37 16
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £219 £228 £331
90th Percentile £538 £515 £600
England median daily rate £463 £425 £443
% change year-on-year +8.82% -3.95% +4.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £40.87
England median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +53.85% -76.36% +134.04%

Information 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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4013 5120 3900
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.91% 83.05% 79.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2559 3069 2234
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.80%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £238
90th Percentile £550 £550 £533
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 135 178
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.75 £11.18
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Management in the West Midlands

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in the West Midlands

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Management in the West Midlands

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in the West Midlands

Information Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 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
Birmingham +9 10 £450 +12.50% 1
Staffordshire +5 1 £238 -47.19%
Walsall 0 1 £330 +174.75%
Information Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Information Management.

1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Data Quality
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Workflow
4 5 (35.71%) Power BI
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) ETL
5 4 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (28.57%) Business Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) FMCG
5 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (28.57%) Use Case
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (28.57%) Time Management
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Datanomic
7 2 (14.29%) GDPR
7 2 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Data Management

Information Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Power BI
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) EDMS
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Data Insight Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Data Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Data Quality Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Insight Data Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Project Officer
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) FMCG
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
1 5 (35.71%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
2 4 (28.57%) Time Management
2 4 (28.57%) Use Case
2 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (14.29%) GDPR
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) DataFlux
2 2 (14.29%) Datanomic
2 2 (14.29%) Trillium
3 1 (7.14%) Capita
3 1 (7.14%) hybris
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica