The table below looks at the statistics for Data Governance skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Governance over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Governance
Rank 130 116 127
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 24 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.64% 0.89% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.16% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 6
Average daily rate £450 £500 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £600
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £620 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Data Governance
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3034 2490 2082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.91% 76.47% 74.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1855 1473 1055
Average daily rate £400 £390 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 101 115
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.54 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.85% -1.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Data Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Governance
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Governance Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Governance
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Governance across the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Data Governance Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Data Governance
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -20 17 £438 -10.25% 3
Cheshire -1 5 £475 -20.83%
Merseyside +3 1 - -
Data Governance
England

Data Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 25 (54.35%) Finance
2 23 (50.00%) Migration
3 18 (39.13%) Data Management
4 15 (32.61%) Data Modelling
5 14 (30.43%) Data Quality
6 12 (26.09%) SQL
7 11 (23.91%) SAP
8 9 (19.57%) Banking
8 9 (19.57%) Master Data Management
9 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (17.39%) Data Integration
9 8 (17.39%) Data Migration
10 7 (15.22%) Data Architecture
11 6 (13.04%) Oracle
11 6 (13.04%) Java
11 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (13.04%) Java EE 5
11 6 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
12 5 (10.87%) Teradata
13 4 (8.70%) Analytics
13 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
13 4 (8.70%) ABAP
13 4 (8.70%) IBM
13 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
13 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 4 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
13 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement

Data Governance
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (6.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SAP SD
2 2 (4.35%) SAP MDM
3 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Google Analytics
1 2 (4.35%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (8.70%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (6.52%) Big Data
4 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.52%) SAP BW
5 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.17%) HBase
6 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (54.35%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.35%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.17%) German Language
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Architect
2 12 (26.09%) Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Data Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Data Architect
5 6 (13.04%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Data Business Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Data Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Data Governance Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Data Governance Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Governance Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Integration Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.52%) SAP Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) SAP BW Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Digital Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Digital Technical Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Information Security Project Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Workday Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) Java EE 5
2 2 (4.35%) Java EE
2 2 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Credit Risk
2 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.35%) VSAM
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) FMCG
3 1 (2.17%) Life Science
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Statistics
3 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Migration
2 18 (39.13%) Data Management
3 15 (32.61%) Data Modelling
4 9 (19.57%) Master Data Management
5 8 (17.39%) Data Migration
5 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.22%) Data Architecture
7 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (8.70%) Analytics
8 4 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.70%) Security Architecture
8 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.52%) ERP
9 3 (6.52%) OO
9 3 (6.52%) Workflow
10 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) Java
3 4 (8.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) DBS Check
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (30.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) SAP
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Teradata
4 4 (8.70%) IBM
5 2 (4.35%) CA
5 2 (4.35%) DataFlux
5 2 (4.35%) Google
5 2 (4.35%) Trillium
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.17%) Tableau
6 1 (2.17%) Talend