The table below looks at the statistics for IT Governance skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT 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
Information Technology Governance
Rank 142 117 127
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.13% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.18% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IT Governance
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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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2368 1645 1817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.48% 69.73% 68.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1618 1077 1079
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 111 116
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

IT Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IT Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IT Governance
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

IT Governance Daily Rate Trend in the South West

IT Governance
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Governance within the South West 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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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
Wiltshire - 1 £450 -
Bristol - - - - 1
Dorset - - - -
IT Governance
England

IT Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing IT 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 IT Governance.

1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 8 (80.00%) DB2
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) SAS
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (10.00%) SOA
7 1 (10.00%) BS15000
7 1 (10.00%) Service Management
7 1 (10.00%) ITSM
7 1 (10.00%) Data Security
7 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Java
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (10.00%) Legal
7 1 (10.00%) COBIT
7 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared

IT Governance
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing IT 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 IT Governance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (80.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) DB2
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Architect
2 7 (70.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) IT Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) UNIX
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Security
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) BS15000
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft