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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Governance
Rank 150 126 117
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 1 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% 0.23% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.30% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Average daily rate £525 £340 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.41% -28.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £452 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
-7.23% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Data Governance
UK

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
2470 2366 2029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.75% 79.37% 76.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1397 1295 1077
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 65 27
Average hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -12 1 £525 +59.09%
Data Governance
UK

Data Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
2 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF

Data Governance
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) QlikView
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Data Modeller
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Excel Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Excel VBA Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Excel Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Excel VBA Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior VBA Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality