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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 99 118 123
Rank change year-on-year +19 +5  
Contract jobs citing Information Management 17 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.76% 0.52% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.63% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 1
Median daily rate £450 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.19% +13.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -8.82% +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £57.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year -52.63% +34.91%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1797 2219 1944
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 79.97% 82.43% 75.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1161 1219 1120
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 45 110
Median hourly rate £24.50 £18.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.24% -39.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.73 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 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
Birmingham +6 6 £394 +5.00% 3
Warwickshire -6 4 £480 -12.72%
Coventry +7 3 £550 +37.50%
West Bromwich - 2 £313 -
Staffordshire +2 1 £450 +4.04%
Information Management
England

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (28.57%) Data Management
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 9 (21.43%) Data Quality
4 8 (19.05%) Data Governance
4 8 (19.05%) Content Management
4 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
5 7 (16.67%) Project Management
6 6 (14.29%) MS Office
6 6 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (14.29%) Finance
6 6 (14.29%) Publishing
6 6 (14.29%) Information Exploitation
7 5 (11.90%) Data Analytics
7 5 (11.90%) Analytics
7 5 (11.90%) Tableau
7 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.90%) Retail
7 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
8 4 (9.52%) CSS
8 4 (9.52%) HTML
8 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
8 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
9 3 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
9 3 (7.14%) NHS
9 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis

Information Management
Top Related 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 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 6 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Office
2 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.76%) MS Project
3 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
1 6 (14.29%) Publishing
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Architect
2 9 (21.43%) Data Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) SharePoint Administrator
5 5 (11.90%) Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Governance Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Data Governance Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Data Governance Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Governance Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Data Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Data Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Information Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Portfolio Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
1 4 (9.52%) CSS
1 4 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (4.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) NHS
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) CESG
3 2 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.38%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Data Management
2 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 8 (19.05%) Content Management
3 8 (19.05%) Data Governance
4 7 (16.67%) Project Management
5 6 (14.29%) Information Exploitation
6 5 (11.90%) Analytics
6 5 (11.90%) Data Analytics
6 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Health Informatics
9 2 (4.76%) Informatics
9 2 (4.76%) Information Security
9 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.76%) Resource Management
9 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.76%) C
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Tableau
3 2 (4.76%) Trillium
4 1 (2.38%) ATG
4 1 (2.38%) Demandware
4 1 (2.38%) hybris
4 1 (2.38%) Informatica
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