The table below looks at the statistics for Data Governance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Governance over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Governance
Rank 78 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.48% - 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£405 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.25
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1050 858 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 72.71% 70.79% 67.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 457 342
Average daily rate £400 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £244 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 13
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £5.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £37.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.40 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-14.96% +1.37%

Data Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Governance across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Governance Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Governance
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Governance across the Edinburgh region.

Data Governance Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Governance
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Governance across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Data Governance Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Governance
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Governance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Governance.

1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Data Management
3 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 8 (66.67%) Project Management
4 7 (58.33%) Data Quality
5 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (50.00%) MS Project
5 6 (50.00%) MS Office
5 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (50.00%) MS Visio
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) SAS
6 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
7 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (25.00%) Retail
7 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
9 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
9 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
9 1 (8.33%) Change Control
9 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
9 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
9 1 (8.33%) Advertising
9 1 (8.33%) Migration

Data Governance
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Governance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Governance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (50.00%) MS Project
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAS Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Governance Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Change Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Data Management
2 8 (66.67%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Change Control
6 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) Data Quality