The table below looks at the statistics for Data Governance skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Governance over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Governance
Wales / South Wales
Rank - - 56
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
385 432 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 81.22% 85.38% 73.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 329 267
Median daily rate £388 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.67% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £413 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Data Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Data Governance Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Data Governance
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Data Governance Daily Rate Trend in South Wales