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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Governance
Rank 119 116 108
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 28 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.82% 0.52% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.72% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 0
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.50
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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
2509 1957 1590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.64% 72.27% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1411 1011 813
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 118 86
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £12.50 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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
Manchester +11 22 £500 -21.56% 1
Lancashire - 3 - -
Cheshire -6 2 £600 -4.00%
Cumbria - - - -
Data Governance
England

Data Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) Data Management
3 12 (36.36%) SQL
4 11 (33.33%) SAP
4 11 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 9 (27.27%) Data Integration
6 8 (24.24%) Data Architecture
6 8 (24.24%) Oracle
6 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
6 8 (24.24%) Business Objects
6 8 (24.24%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (24.24%) SAP BW
6 8 (24.24%) NetWeaver
6 8 (24.24%) SAP SRM
6 8 (24.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 7 (21.21%) Migration
7 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (21.21%) Data Quality
8 6 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
8 6 (18.18%) SAS
8 6 (18.18%) Validation
8 6 (18.18%) Data Migration
9 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (15.15%) Information Management
9 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
9 5 (15.15%) Quality Management
9 5 (15.15%) Master Data Management
10 4 (12.12%) Metadata Management
10 4 (12.12%) Physical Data Model
10 4 (12.12%) SAS Data Integration Studio

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 8 (24.24%) NetWeaver
2 6 (18.18%) SAS
Business Applications
1 8 (24.24%) SAP SRM
2 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.03%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
1 8 (24.24%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (24.24%) SAP BW
1 8 (24.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.12%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 4 (12.12%) Base SAS
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Data Architect
3 5 (15.15%) SAP BW Specialist
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Business Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) SAS Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Data Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Governance Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Data Governance Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) SAP Business Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Data Integration
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) FMCG
5 1 (3.03%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Data Management
2 11 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 8 (24.24%) Data Architecture
4 7 (21.21%) Migration
5 6 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
5 6 (18.18%) Validation
5 6 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.15%) Information Management
6 5 (15.15%) Quality Management
6 5 (15.15%) Master Data Management
7 4 (12.12%) Metadata Management
7 4 (12.12%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) Data Mapping
9 2 (6.06%) Information Architecture
9 2 (6.06%) Data Transformation
9 2 (6.06%) Business Process Mapping
9 2 (6.06%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) MBA
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) SAP
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Business Objects
3 2 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Novell