The table below looks at the statistics for IT Governance skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Governance over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Governance
Rank 560 527 492
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -35
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 25 34 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.072% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.065% 0.096% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 43
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £350 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £494 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38442 35298 34521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.77% 74.26% 72.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 25345 22331 20516
Average daily rate £425 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1115 1047 1360
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -

IT Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Governance Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Governance
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IT Governance Daily Rate Trend in England

IT Governance
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Governance across the England region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

IT Governance Daily Rate Histogram in England

IT Governance
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Governance across the England region.

IT Governance Hourly Rate Trend in England

IT Governance
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Governance within the England region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 11 £380 -5.00% 8
South West -28 6 £450 +2.85% 1
South East -32 6 £545 +14.73%
North West -12 3 - -
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £275 - 1
East of England - - - -
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 4
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IT Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IT 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 IT Governance.

1 51 (57.30%) Finance
2 25 (28.09%) Oracle
3 23 (25.84%) Risk Management
4 19 (21.35%) Retail
5 18 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (20.22%) Windows
6 17 (19.10%) Project Management
7 14 (15.73%) ITIL
8 13 (14.61%) Banking
9 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
10 11 (12.36%) UNIX
10 11 (12.36%) SAS
10 11 (12.36%) DB2
10 11 (12.36%) Management Information System
10 11 (12.36%) Degree
11 10 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (11.24%) Service Management
12 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
12 9 (10.11%) VMware
12 9 (10.11%) Information Security
12 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2
12 9 (10.11%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (8.99%) Linux
13 8 (8.99%) Change Management
14 7 (7.87%) MS Office
14 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
15 6 (6.74%) SQL
15 6 (6.74%) MySQL
15 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (6.74%) Programme Management

IT Governance
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IT 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 IT Governance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.36%) SAS
2 4 (4.49%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (4.49%) WebSphere Process Server
2 4 (4.49%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.12%) IIS
5 1 (1.12%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.12%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Office
1 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.25%) MS Project
4 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.12%) ResourceLink
1 1 (1.12%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.12%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) Broadband
2 3 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.25%) Firewall
4 1 (1.12%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (1.12%) LAN
4 1 (1.12%) VoIP
4 1 (1.12%) WAN
4 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.12%) Intranet
4 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) DB2
2 6 (6.74%) MySQL
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.12%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (57.30%) Finance
2 19 (21.35%) Retail
3 13 (14.61%) Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Legal
5 4 (4.49%) Games
6 3 (3.37%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.25%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.25%) Front Office
7 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.12%) Law
8 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.12%) International Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 23 (25.84%) Architect
2 19 (21.35%) Project Manager
3 16 (17.98%) Analyst
4 10 (11.24%) Technical Architect
5 6 (6.74%) Support Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (5.62%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.49%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Programme Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.25%) Governance Manager
9 2 (2.25%) Compliance Analyst
9 2 (2.25%) Software Licensing Specialist
9 2 (2.25%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.25%) IT Support
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) .NET
2 4 (4.49%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (4.49%) Middleware
3 3 (3.37%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.12%) jQuery
4 1 (1.12%) Spring
4 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.12%) CSS
4 1 (1.12%) Web Services
4 1 (1.12%) XML
4 1 (1.12%) XSLT
4 1 (1.12%) VML
4 1 (1.12%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.49%) SWIFT
2 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.25%) PMI
3 2 (2.25%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.12%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.12%) RMADS
4 1 (1.12%) EPoS
4 1 (1.12%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.12%) CESG
4 1 (1.12%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Windows
2 11 (12.36%) UNIX
3 8 (8.99%) Linux
4 2 (2.25%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.84%) Risk Management
2 18 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (19.10%) Project Management
4 14 (15.73%) ITIL
5 10 (11.24%) Service Management
5 10 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (10.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
6 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2
6 9 (10.11%) Information Security
7 8 (8.99%) Change Management
8 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.74%) Programme Management
8 6 (6.74%) Change Control
9 5 (5.62%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (5.62%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.62%) TOGAF
10 4 (4.49%) Information Management
10 4 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.49%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.74%) SQL
2 3 (3.37%) C#
3 1 (1.12%) Java
3 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.49%) CISSP
4 3 (3.37%) MCP
4 3 (3.37%) APMP
5 2 (2.25%) CCA
5 2 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.25%) CISA
5 2 (2.25%) CISM
5 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) MCPD
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.12%) MCSD
6 1 (1.12%) MCSA
6 1 (1.12%) CCNA
6 1 (1.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) COBIT
2 4 (4.49%) QA
3 3 (3.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.25%) SLA
4 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.12%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.12%) BS15000
5 1 (1.12%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Tivoli
1 4 (4.49%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Oracle
2 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.11%) VMware
4 4 (4.49%) Citrix
5 3 (3.37%) SAP
5 3 (3.37%) Adobe
6 2 (2.25%) HP
7 1 (1.12%) Dell
7 1 (1.12%) CA
7 1 (1.12%) Lotus
7 1 (1.12%) Civica