The table below looks at the statistics for IT 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 IT Governance over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Governance
Rank 153 147 136
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.027% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.035% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.23 £8.50 -
% change year-on-year
+185.00% -
IT 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
3026 2878 2306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.80% 77.43% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1909 1707 1228
Median daily rate £413 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 121 96
Median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +20.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.70 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

IT Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing IT Governance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

IT Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT 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 IT Governance across the North West region.

IT Governance Daily Rate Trend in the North West

IT 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 IT Governance within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Manchester +3 4 £325 -
Cheshire - 1 £400 -
IT Governance
England

IT Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IT 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 IT Governance.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) AppSense
1 6 (85.71%) Application Packaging
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Life Science
4 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
4 2 (28.57%) Wyse
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance

IT 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix Expert
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 2 (28.57%) Life Science
1 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Application Packaging
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) SFIA
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) AppSense
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Wyse