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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Governance
Rank 145 133 134
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 16 33 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.74% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.90% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 4
Median daily rate £650 £488 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £453 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £648 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - -
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
2910 3660 2433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.29% 81.71% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1854 2282 1394
Median daily rate £408 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 150 115
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.12 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire +15 5 £600 +20.00%
Manchester -32 3 £650 +36.84% 2
Merseyside +6 1 £520 -5.45%
Data Governance
England

Data Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 14 (63.64%) Data Modelling
1 14 (63.64%) Data Management
2 10 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (36.36%) Data Architecture
3 8 (36.36%) Logical Data Model
3 8 (36.36%) Physical Data Model
4 6 (27.27%) Data Quality
4 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) SAS
5 4 (18.18%) Taxonomies
5 4 (18.18%) Ontologies
5 4 (18.18%) Retail
5 4 (18.18%) Open Source
5 4 (18.18%) Data Acquisition
6 3 (13.64%) Big Data
6 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) HBase
6 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
6 3 (13.64%) Apache Hive
6 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
6 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 2 (9.09%) Data Security
7 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle

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 4 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM
1 1 (4.55%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Hive
2 3 (13.64%) Big Data
2 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
2 3 (13.64%) HBase
2 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) QlikView
4 1 (4.55%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Architect
1 14 (63.64%) Data Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Principal Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Principal Data Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Domain Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Data Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Chief Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Data Modeller
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Ontologies
2 4 (18.18%) Taxonomies
3 2 (9.09%) Credit Risk
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Data Management
1 14 (63.64%) Data Modelling
2 8 (36.36%) Data Architecture
2 8 (36.36%) Logical Data Model
2 8 (36.36%) Physical Data Model
2 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Data Acquisition
4 4 (18.18%) Open Source
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Data Ingestion
6 2 (9.09%) Data Security
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) Master Data Management
7 1 (4.55%) B2B
7 1 (4.55%) ERP
7 1 (4.55%) ETL
7 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) ISO20022
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
1 2 (9.09%) Google
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
1 2 (9.09%) Talend
1 2 (9.09%) Teradata
2 1 (4.55%) Aprimo
2 1 (4.55%) EXASOL
2 1 (4.55%) hybris
2 1 (4.55%) Tableau