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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Governance
Rank 93 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 1 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.065% 0.34% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.43% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate £525 £330 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -32.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £452 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Data Governance
Scotland

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
1253 1168 953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 80.05% 74.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 673 542
Average daily rate £413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Average hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
2 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF

Data Governance
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) QlikView
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Data Modeller
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Excel Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Excel VBA Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Excel Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Excel VBA Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior VBA Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality