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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Governance over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Governance
England / North West
Rank 123 136 112
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 13 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.48% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.58% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 14
Median daily rate £401 £450 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £665 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2171 3119 2569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.52% 82.43% 78.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1382 1885 1487
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 140 109
Median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £51.98 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Data Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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 22 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +3 8 £400 -11.11% 4
Merseyside - 2 £600 - 1
Cheshire +24 1 £613 +28.94% 1
Data Governance
England

Data Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 23 (56.10%) Data Modelling
2 20 (48.78%) Data Management
3 16 (39.02%) Data Architecture
3 16 (39.02%) Data Quality
4 14 (34.15%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (29.27%) Logical Data Model
5 12 (29.27%) Physical Data Model
6 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (21.95%) Finance
7 9 (21.95%) Taxonomies
7 9 (21.95%) Ontologies
8 8 (19.51%) Apache Hive
8 8 (19.51%) Hadoop
8 8 (19.51%) Data Acquisition
9 7 (17.07%) Open Source
9 7 (17.07%) MongoDB
9 7 (17.07%) HBase
9 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
10 5 (12.20%) SQL
10 5 (12.20%) Quality Management
11 4 (9.76%) SAP
11 4 (9.76%) ETL
11 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
11 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
11 4 (9.76%) Migration
11 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (9.76%) Big Data

Data Governance
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP MDG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (19.51%) Apache Hive
2 8 (19.51%) Hadoop
3 7 (17.07%) HBase
3 7 (17.07%) MongoDB
3 7 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (9.76%) Big Data
5 1 (2.44%) OLAP
5 1 (2.44%) OLTP
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Architect
2 20 (48.78%) Data Architect
3 10 (24.39%) Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Data Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Principal Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Principal Data Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Domain Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Data Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Data Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Management Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Data Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Data Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 1 (2.44%) AWS Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Data Governance Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) SAP Master Data Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (21.95%) Taxonomies
3 3 (7.32%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Data Modelling
2 20 (48.78%) Data Management
3 16 (39.02%) Data Architecture
4 12 (29.27%) Logical Data Model
4 12 (29.27%) Physical Data Model
5 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (21.95%) Ontologies
6 8 (19.51%) Data Acquisition
7 7 (17.07%) Open Source
7 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
8 5 (12.20%) Quality Management
9 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
9 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
9 4 (9.76%) ETL
9 4 (9.76%) Migration
9 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
10 3 (7.32%) Data Mapping
10 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (39.02%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.88%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) SAP
2 3 (7.32%) EXASOL
2 3 (7.32%) Informatica
2 3 (7.32%) Tableau
2 3 (7.32%) Talend
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Siebel