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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Governance
England / North West
Rank 128 144 143
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.13% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.16% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £452 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.40% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00

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
2155 3066 2591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.10% 82.38% 78.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1363 1856 1498
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 135 111
Median hourly rate £42.48 £38.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.77% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.70 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Governance across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

IT Governance Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +8 2 £300 -20.00% 2
Cheshire - 2 £403 -
Lancashire - 2 £501 -
IT Governance
England

IT Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 3 (33.33%) SFIA
2 2 (22.22%) Social Media
2 2 (22.22%) IT Audit
2 2 (22.22%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 2 (22.22%) Resource Allocation
2 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Local Government
3 1 (11.11%) MBCS
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) COBIT
3 1 (11.11%) CITP
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (11.11%) Fat Client

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Data Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Architect
4 1 (11.11%) IT Risk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Officer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Digital Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technology Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 3 (33.33%) SFIA
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) IT Audit
2 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Resource Allocation
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Application Discovery
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) CITP
1 1 (11.11%) IISP
1 1 (11.11%) MBCS
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) BS25999
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
1 1 (11.11%) COSO
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) AppSense
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Wyse