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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Governance
Rank 121 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 7 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£410 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £463 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.64% -7.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.25
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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
2017 1732 1692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 73.29% 68.35% 67.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1123 857 850
Average daily rate £375 £370 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 59 74
Average hourly rate £33.75 £26.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.16% -10.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £9.25 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Governance across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Data Governance Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Data Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Data Management
3 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
4 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) MS Project
5 4 (33.33%) MS Office
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
6 3 (25.00%) SAS
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
8 1 (8.33%) QlikView
8 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
8 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 1 (8.33%) Change Control
8 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
8 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
8 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
8 1 (8.33%) Business Objects

Data Governance
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Project
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (8.33%) QlikView
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Change Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Data Management
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Change Control
7 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
7 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
7 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (8.33%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Business Objects