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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Governance over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Governance
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 68 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 3 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.77% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.95% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £600 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -

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
670 1164 1044
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.23% 81.68% 80.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 599 553
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.02 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% -59.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.89 £15.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Data Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Governance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Governance 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 4 (33.33%) Spatial Data
3 4 (33.33%) Compliance Management
4 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) SAS
4 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (16.67%) Cognos
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) GIS
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) QlikView
5 2 (16.67%) Product Management
5 2 (16.67%) SAS EBI
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (8.33%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
6 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis

Data Governance
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Spatial Data
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) GIS
3 2 (16.67%) QlikView
3 2 (16.67%) SAS EBI
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Architect
4 2 (16.67%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Compliance Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Compliance Management
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (16.67%) Product Management
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cognos