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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Governance
Rank 152 148 131
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 15 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.26% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.33% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 11
Average daily rate £488 £600 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £740 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £452 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
-7.23% +2.63%
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
3276 3033 2335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.47% 78.13% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2028 1668 1228
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 147 131
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 -2 12 £500 -13.04%
Cheshire -5 2 £425 -34.61%
Data Governance
England

Data Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 21 (51.22%) Data Management
2 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 17 (41.46%) Data Quality
3 16 (39.02%) SQL
4 14 (34.15%) Master Data Management
5 11 (26.83%) Migration
6 10 (24.39%) SAP
6 10 (24.39%) Data Modelling
7 9 (21.95%) SAS
7 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (17.07%) Oracle
8 7 (17.07%) Credit Risk
9 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (14.63%) Teradata
9 6 (14.63%) Validation
10 5 (12.20%) Banking
10 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (12.20%) Taxonomies
11 4 (9.76%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (9.76%) Analytics
11 4 (9.76%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (9.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (9.76%) Google Analytics
11 4 (9.76%) Data Mining
11 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (9.76%) Retail
11 4 (9.76%) Google
12 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 9 (21.95%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP MDM
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.88%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (9.76%) Data Mining
3 4 (9.76%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (7.32%) SAP BW
4 3 (7.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (4.88%) Big Data
5 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.44%) DB2
6 1 (2.44%) HBase
6 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.44%) QlikView
6 1 (2.44%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.44%) German Language
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Data Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Business Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Consultant
3 6 (14.63%) Data Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Data Business Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Data Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Data Governance Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Governance Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Master Data Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) SAP Data Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) SAP Master Data Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) SAP MDM Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Data Governance Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Governance Manager
6 3 (7.32%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) SAP BW Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Credit Risk
2 5 (12.20%) Taxonomies
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.32%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) Life Science
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Data Management
2 14 (34.15%) Master Data Management
3 11 (26.83%) Migration
4 10 (24.39%) Data Modelling
5 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (14.63%) Validation
7 4 (9.76%) Analytics
7 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.76%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.32%) Metadata Management
8 3 (7.32%) OO
8 3 (7.32%) Workflow
9 2 (4.88%) CRM
9 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.88%) Information Management
9 2 (4.88%) Information Security
9 2 (4.88%) Project Management
9 2 (4.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) DBS Check
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (41.46%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) SAP
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle
3 6 (14.63%) Teradata
4 4 (9.76%) Google
5 2 (4.88%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.88%) DataFlux
5 2 (4.88%) IBM
5 2 (4.88%) Talend
5 2 (4.88%) Trillium
6 1 (2.44%) Aprimo
6 1 (2.44%) EXASOL
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft