The table below looks at the statistics for Data Governance skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Governance over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Governance
Rank 411 476 488
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +12
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 212 98 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 61 69
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£491 £488 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £710
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41340 38593 41072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.29% 73.27% 70.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 25582 23715 23832
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1138 1054 1464
Average hourly rate £23.00 £28.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Data Governance
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Governance
Daily Rate Trend

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

Data Governance Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Governance
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Data Governance Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Governance
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Governance within the UK.

Data Governance Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Governance
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England +76 192 £500 +3.89% 31
London +55 95 £525 +6.32% 20
Yorkshire +32 29 £450 - 1
South East -11 28 £388 -22.50% 2
City of London +30 22 £398 -14.05% 7
West Yorkshire +23 21 £536 -
Leeds +12 13 - -
East Midlands +10 10 £505 +44.28%
East of England -22 8 £519 -17.00% 4
South West -29 8 £500 +5.26% 3
North West - 7 £430 -
South Wales -4 6 £501 -8.86% 1
Hertfordshire -9 6 £444 - 2
Wales -12 6 £501 -8.86% 1
Scotland - 6 £400 - 1
South Yorkshire - 6 £425 -
Sheffield - 6 £425 -
Surrey -6 5 £375 -28.57%
Edinburgh - 5 £355 - 1
Berkshire -2 4 £320 -28.96% 2
Swindon -4 4 £563 -1.31% 1
Wiltshire -10 4 £563 +7.65% 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £450 -
West Midlands - 4 £600 -
Hampshire -6 3 £325 -40.90%
East Sussex -8 3 £500 +66.66%
Cheshire - 3 £460 -
Warwickshire - 3 £500 -
Reading +6 2 £526 -20.90%
Northamptonshire -1 2 £600 +71.42%

Data Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 127 (35.38%) Data Modelling
2 123 (34.26%) Data Management
3 106 (29.53%) Finance
4 84 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
4 84 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
5 78 (21.73%) Migration
6 74 (20.61%) Data Quality
7 68 (18.94%) SAP
8 67 (18.66%) Data Architecture
9 66 (18.38%) SQL
10 62 (17.27%) Data Migration
11 59 (16.43%) Master Data Management
12 48 (13.37%) SQL Server
12 48 (13.37%) Data Analysis
13 46 (12.81%) ETL
14 36 (10.03%) ERP
14 36 (10.03%) Analytics
15 33 (9.19%) Data Integration
15 33 (9.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 33 (9.19%) Business Analysis
16 31 (8.64%) Project Management
17 29 (8.08%) Oracle
17 29 (8.08%) Banking
18 26 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management
19 21 (5.85%) Information Management
19 21 (5.85%) MS Excel
20 20 (5.57%) Microsoft
20 20 (5.57%) LSMW
20 20 (5.57%) Validation
20 20 (5.57%) Reference Data

Data Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 15 (4.18%) SAS
2 7 (1.95%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.84%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.56%) CMS
4 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.56%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.28%) PowerExchange
5 1 (0.28%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.28%) CICS
5 1 (0.28%) IIS
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 21 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.51%) MS Office
4 7 (1.95%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.67%) MS Project
6 4 (1.11%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.95%) SAP MDM
2 5 (1.39%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.11%) SAP CO
3 4 (1.11%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.84%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.84%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.56%) Minerva
5 2 (0.56%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.56%) HFM
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.56%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.56%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.56%) PolarLake
6 1 (0.28%) BPCS
6 1 (0.28%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.28%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.28%) DNS
1 1 (0.28%) Firewall
1 1 (0.28%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
2 48 (13.37%) SQL Server
3 33 (9.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (4.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (4.46%) Big Data
5 16 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.06%) SAP Data Services
7 10 (2.79%) IBM InfoSphere
7 10 (2.79%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.51%) DataStage
8 9 (2.51%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.23%) Data Mart
9 8 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.23%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.95%) QlikView
10 7 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.95%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.67%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (5.57%) LSMW
2 19 (5.29%) ERwin
3 10 (2.79%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 106 (29.53%) Finance
2 29 (8.08%) Banking
3 12 (3.34%) Marketing
4 10 (2.79%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.51%) Retail
5 9 (2.51%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.67%) Legal
7 4 (1.11%) Advertising
8 3 (0.84%) German Language
9 2 (0.56%) Billing
9 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.56%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 95 (26.46%) Architect
2 93 (25.91%) Analyst
3 74 (20.61%) Data Architect
4 46 (12.81%) Data Analyst
5 42 (11.70%) Consultant
6 36 (10.03%) Business Analyst
7 33 (9.19%) Data Manager
8 29 (8.08%) Data Consultant
9 22 (6.13%) SAP Consultant
10 21 (5.85%) Project Manager
11 20 (5.57%) Migration Consultant
11 20 (5.57%) Data Migration Consultant
12 19 (5.29%) Data Modeller
13 18 (5.01%) SAP Data Consultant
14 17 (4.74%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
15 14 (3.90%) Governance Manager
16 12 (3.34%) Developer
17 9 (2.51%) Senior Manager
17 9 (2.51%) Data Governance Manager
18 7 (1.95%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.67%) .NET
2 5 (1.39%) XML
3 3 (0.84%) XSD
3 3 (0.84%) Middleware
4 2 (0.56%) J2EE
4 2 (0.56%) Velocity
4 2 (0.56%) Web Services
5 1 (0.28%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.28%) REST
5 1 (0.28%) MEAP
5 1 (0.28%) SOAP
5 1 (0.28%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.28%) ODBC
5 1 (0.28%) EDI
5 1 (0.28%) UDDI
5 1 (0.28%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.19%) Data Integration
2 20 (5.57%) Reference Data
3 15 (4.18%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.79%) Visualisation
5 9 (2.51%) NHS
6 7 (1.95%) Statistics
6 7 (1.95%) Informatics
7 5 (1.39%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.39%) GIS
7 5 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.39%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.11%) Credit Risk
9 3 (0.84%) Market Risk
9 3 (0.84%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.84%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.56%) PKI
10 2 (0.56%) Data Conversion
10 2 (0.56%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.28%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.51%) Windows
2 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (0.84%) Linux
4 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.28%) UNIX
5 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.28%) OpenVMS
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (35.38%) Data Modelling
2 123 (34.26%) Data Management
3 84 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
4 78 (21.73%) Migration
5 67 (18.66%) Data Architecture
6 62 (17.27%) Data Migration
7 59 (16.43%) Master Data Management
8 48 (13.37%) Data Analysis
9 46 (12.81%) ETL
10 36 (10.03%) ERP
10 36 (10.03%) Analytics
11 33 (9.19%) Business Analysis
12 31 (8.64%) Project Management
13 26 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (5.85%) Information Management
15 20 (5.57%) Validation
16 19 (5.29%) TOGAF
17 18 (5.01%) Risk Management
18 16 (4.46%) PRINCE2
18 16 (4.46%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 66 (18.38%) SQL
2 9 (2.51%) VBA
3 5 (1.39%) C
3 5 (1.39%) C++
3 5 (1.39%) Java
4 4 (1.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (0.84%) T-SQL
5 3 (0.84%) ABAP
6 2 (0.56%) Python
6 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.56%) Perl
6 2 (0.56%) C#
7 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.28%) Korn
7 1 (0.28%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (5.01%) Degree
2 14 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.51%) ISEB
4 4 (1.11%) CISSP
4 4 (1.11%) CISA
4 4 (1.11%) CISM
4 4 (1.11%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.84%) CCAB
6 2 (0.56%) MBA
6 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) APMP
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.28%) MCP
7 1 (0.28%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (20.61%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.79%) Solvency II
3 9 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.23%) QA
5 5 (1.39%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.11%) Basel III
6 4 (1.11%) COBIT
6 4 (1.11%) Basel II
7 3 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.56%) MiFID
9 1 (0.28%) GxP
9 1 (0.28%) SLA
9 1 (0.28%) P3O
9 1 (0.28%) COREP
9 1 (0.28%) FINREP
System Software
1 3 (0.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) SCCM
1 1 (0.28%) SCOM
1 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.28%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 68 (18.94%) SAP
2 29 (8.08%) Oracle
3 20 (5.57%) Microsoft
4 19 (5.29%) Informatica
5 16 (4.46%) Ab Initio
6 15 (4.18%) Trillium
7 14 (3.90%) Tableau
8 13 (3.62%) Business Objects
9 12 (3.34%) Teradata
10 10 (2.79%) Talend
11 9 (2.51%) IBM
12 6 (1.67%) Google
13 5 (1.39%) Facebook
13 5 (1.39%) Twitter
13 5 (1.39%) DataFlux
14 4 (1.11%) Datanomic
14 4 (1.11%) CA
15 3 (0.84%) JD Edwards
15 3 (0.84%) Varonis
15 3 (0.84%) Planview
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Personnel IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
North Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago