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 24 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Governance
Rank 125 128 128
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 14 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.035% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.048% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
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£475 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.50
Data Governance
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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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2358 2068 1982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.44% 73.02% 67.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1392 1059 1023
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 115 93
Average hourly rate £24.50 £25.77 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% -2.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.67 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
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 24 December 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
Cheshire - - - -
Data Governance
England

Data Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Migration
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (26.09%) Business Objects
3 6 (26.09%) SAP
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) Data Quality
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (21.74%) SAP BW
4 5 (21.74%) NetWeaver
4 5 (21.74%) Data Management
4 5 (21.74%) SAP SRM
4 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
5 4 (17.39%) Base SAS
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) VBA
5 4 (17.39%) SAS
5 4 (17.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (13.04%) MS Access
6 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) Data Mapping
6 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Degree
7 2 (8.70%) MBA
8 1 (4.35%) SAP MDM
8 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (21.74%) NetWeaver
2 4 (17.39%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) SAP SRM
2 1 (4.35%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (21.74%) SAP BW
2 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) Base SAS
3 4 (17.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 3 (13.04%) MS Access
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Data Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Business Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) SAS Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SAP BW Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Data Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) SAP BW Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Quality Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Business Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Project Management
1 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Data Management
3 3 (13.04%) Data Mapping
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Customer Insight
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Master Data Management
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Coaching
4 1 (4.35%) Information Management
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Business Development
4 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MBA
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Business Objects
1 6 (26.09%) SAP
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft