The table below looks at the statistics for Data Governance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Governance over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Governance
Rank 114 115 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 10 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.041% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.058% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2092 1721 1484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.85% 70.53% 67.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1140 876 773
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 47 31
Average hourly rate £24.75 £32.50 £21.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.84% +52.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £9.38 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Data Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Governance across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Governance Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Governance
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Governance across the Scotland region.

Data Governance Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Governance
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Edinburgh - 7 £400 - 1
Glasgow -4 2 - -
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UK

Data Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (72.22%) Data Management
2 12 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 12 (66.67%) Project Management
2 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 12 (66.67%) Banking
3 11 (61.11%) Business Analysis
4 6 (33.33%) MS Project
4 6 (33.33%) MS Office
4 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 6 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) SAS
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (16.67%) Retail
8 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
8 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
8 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
9 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Information Management
9 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
9 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
9 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
9 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
9 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement

Data Governance
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Project
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 6 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
1 12 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Data Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) SAS Data Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Governance Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Change Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) GIS
3 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Data Management
2 12 (66.67%) Project Management
3 11 (61.11%) Business Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Information Management
8 1 (5.56%) Change Management
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
8 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
8 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
8 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Trillium