The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Governance
Rank 498 493 480
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 51 46 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 27 64
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £606
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £388 £378
% change year-on-year
+11.61% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35491 33389 37029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.48% 73.28% 70.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22455 20580 21661
Average daily rate £401 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.37% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1095 1001 1322
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.56 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.77% +5.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
IT Governance
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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 11 July 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 11 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 27 £425 +6.25% 6
South East -18 12 £425 -12.82% 4
East of England - 6 £440 - 2
North West -7 2 £395 +5.33%
West Midlands - 2 £475 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
South West - - - -
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IT Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 41 (41.84%) Finance
2 27 (27.55%) ITIL
2 27 (27.55%) Banking
3 25 (25.51%) Service Management
4 22 (22.45%) Service Delivery
5 21 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 15 (15.31%) Project Management
6 15 (15.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (15.31%) COBIT
7 13 (13.27%) Information Security
8 12 (12.24%) Data Protection
8 12 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (12.24%) Tivoli
8 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
9 11 (11.22%) PRINCE2
9 11 (11.22%) Windows
9 11 (11.22%) Technical Analysis
10 10 (10.20%) MS Excel
10 10 (10.20%) ISO 9001
11 9 (9.18%) MS Office
11 9 (9.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 9 (9.18%) AS400
11 9 (9.18%) Software Architecture
11 9 (9.18%) Programme Management
12 8 (8.16%) Portfolio Management
12 8 (8.16%) Performance Management
13 7 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 7 (7.14%) ITSM
13 7 (7.14%) Change Management
13 7 (7.14%) CISA

IT Governance
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (3.06%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.06%) WebSphere Process Server
2 3 (3.06%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.02%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.18%) MS Office
3 4 (4.08%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.06%) MS Project
5 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.02%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.02%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.02%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.02%) SaaS
1 1 (1.02%) PaaS
1 1 (1.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) Broadband
2 3 (3.06%) Intranet
3 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.02%) Internet
4 1 (1.02%) Firewall
4 1 (1.02%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (1.02%) LAN
4 1 (1.02%) VoIP
4 1 (1.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.02%) Big Data
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.02%) TestDirector
General
1 41 (41.84%) Finance
2 27 (27.55%) Banking
3 5 (5.10%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Legal
4 4 (4.08%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.06%) Retail
6 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.04%) Front Office
6 2 (2.04%) Back Office
6 2 (2.04%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.02%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.02%) International Banking
7 1 (1.02%) French Language
7 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (19.39%) Analyst
2 14 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 9 (9.18%) Backup Specialist
4 6 (6.12%) Architect
4 6 (6.12%) Consultant
4 6 (6.12%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (5.10%) Service Analyst
5 5 (5.10%) IT Auditor
5 5 (5.10%) Programme Manager
5 5 (5.10%) Auditor
6 4 (4.08%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (4.08%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.06%) Developer
7 3 (3.06%) Process Consultant
7 3 (3.06%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.06%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.06%) Information Analyst
7 3 (3.06%) Service Manager
7 3 (3.06%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.06%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (3.06%) Middleware
1 3 (3.06%) Spring
2 1 (1.02%) jQuery
2 1 (1.02%) HTML
2 1 (1.02%) .NET
2 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.02%) CSS
2 1 (1.02%) Web Services
2 1 (1.02%) XML
2 1 (1.02%) XSLT
2 1 (1.02%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) AS400
2 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.08%) Fixed Income
3 4 (4.08%) Equities
3 4 (4.08%) PMI
4 3 (3.06%) NHS
4 3 (3.06%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.04%) CMDB
5 2 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.02%) Informatics
6 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.02%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.02%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.22%) Windows
2 6 (6.12%) UNIX
2 6 (6.12%) Linux
3 2 (2.04%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.55%) ITIL
2 25 (25.51%) Service Management
3 22 (22.45%) Service Delivery
4 21 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 15 (15.31%) Project Management
5 15 (15.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (13.27%) Information Security
7 12 (12.24%) Data Protection
7 12 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (11.22%) Technical Analysis
8 11 (11.22%) PRINCE2
9 9 (9.18%) Programme Management
9 9 (9.18%) Software Architecture
10 8 (8.16%) Performance Management
10 8 (8.16%) Portfolio Management
11 7 (7.14%) ITSM
11 7 (7.14%) Change Management
12 6 (6.12%) Data Analysis
12 6 (6.12%) Change Control
13 5 (5.10%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.08%) SQL
2 3 (3.06%) C#
3 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) CISA
2 6 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.12%) CISSP
2 6 (6.12%) CRISC
3 5 (5.10%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.08%) GIAC
4 4 (4.08%) Degree
5 3 (3.06%) CIMA
5 3 (3.06%) MCP
6 2 (2.04%) CCA
6 2 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.04%) CISM
6 2 (2.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.02%) CGEIT
7 1 (1.02%) APMP
7 1 (1.02%) MCPD
7 1 (1.02%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.31%) COBIT
2 10 (10.20%) ISO 9001
3 7 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.06%) SLA
4 3 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.06%) QA
5 2 (2.04%) GxP
5 2 (2.04%) COREP
6 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.02%) Basel III
6 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (12.24%) Tivoli
2 9 (9.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.06%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle
3 5 (5.10%) HP
4 4 (4.08%) Citrix
5 3 (3.06%) BMC
5 3 (3.06%) Remedy
5 3 (3.06%) SAP
5 3 (3.06%) FrontRange
5 3 (3.06%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.02%) Dell
7 1 (1.02%) VMware
7 1 (1.02%) Civica
7 1 (1.02%) Lotus