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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Governance
Rank 346 455 425
Rank change year-on-year
+109 -30
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 280 115 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.30% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 68 70
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£505 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.22% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
40851 38864 33748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.14% 74.87% 73.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25403 23796 20201
Average daily rate £420 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1113 1105
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +124 258 £525 +16.66% 52
London +72 115 £575 +35.29% 22
South East +21 58 £475 - 10
Surrey +36 32 £475 - 5
City of London +40 26 £550 +57.14% 4
South West +6 22 £425 -10.52% 5
North West -10 20 £550 -12.00% 6
Manchester +1 15 £550 -8.33% 1
East of England +7 13 £550 +29.41%
Scotland -6 11 £340 -30.25% 5
Somerset - 10 £413 - 1
West Midlands -1 9 £450 +12.50%
Reigate - 9 £475 -
Edinburgh -11 7 £330 -32.30% 3
West Yorkshire -1 6 £1,000 +177.77% 6
Yorkshire -10 6 £1,000 +177.77% 6
West Sussex - 6 £550 -
East Sussex - 5 £475 -
South Wales +2 4 £427 +6.81%
Bristol -2 4 £450 -
Wales -3 4 £427 +6.81%
Leeds - 4 £1,000 - 4
Hampshire - 4 £488 - 2
Reading +1 3 £225 -50.00% 1
Berkshire -12 3 £225 -60.00% 1
Wiltshire +6 2 £550 +12.82%
Hertfordshire -2 2 £575 +35.29%
Cheshire -11 2 £625 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Staines - 2 - - 2

Data Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 195 (37.50%) Data Management
2 191 (36.73%) Data Modelling
3 172 (33.08%) Finance
4 135 (25.96%) Data Quality
5 106 (20.38%) Data Warehouse
6 101 (19.42%) Data Architecture
7 100 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
8 98 (18.85%) SQL
9 96 (18.46%) Migration
9 96 (18.46%) Data Analysis
10 90 (17.31%) SAP
11 89 (17.12%) Data Migration
12 86 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
13 73 (14.04%) Project Management
14 71 (13.65%) ETL
15 70 (13.46%) Banking
16 68 (13.08%) Logical Data Model
17 65 (12.50%) Master Data Management
18 64 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
19 59 (11.35%) Analytics
20 53 (10.19%) Business Analysis
21 51 (9.81%) Validation
22 49 (9.42%) Oracle
23 46 (8.85%) Microsoft
24 44 (8.46%) Data Integration
25 42 (8.08%) Big Data
26 41 (7.88%) MS Excel
26 41 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
27 38 (7.31%) Information Management
27 38 (7.31%) SQL Server

Data Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 24 (4.62%) SAS
2 17 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.73%) NetWeaver
4 8 (1.54%) Apache
4 8 (1.54%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.96%) Apache Solr
5 5 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.77%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.58%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.38%) Mule
Applications
1 41 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 36 (6.92%) MS Visio
3 31 (5.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (4.62%) MS Office
5 12 (2.31%) MS Project
6 2 (0.38%) SPSS
6 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (3.27%) Markit EDM
2 13 (2.50%) SAP MDM
3 8 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.54%) SAP SRM
4 7 (1.35%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.96%) Oracle TCA
5 5 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.38%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.38%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.38%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.19%) Cerner Millennium
7 1 (0.19%) Magento
7 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.19%) SaaS
2 1 (0.19%) Force.com
2 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.15%) Network Security
2 4 (0.77%) Intranet
2 4 (0.77%) LDAP
3 1 (0.19%) Internet
3 1 (0.19%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (20.38%) Data Warehouse
2 42 (8.08%) Big Data
3 38 (7.31%) SQL Server
4 23 (4.42%) Hadoop
5 22 (4.23%) Relational Database
5 22 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
5 22 (4.23%) Data Mining
6 15 (2.88%) SAP BW
7 14 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (2.50%) DataStage
8 13 (2.50%) RDBMS
9 12 (2.31%) SAP Data Services
10 10 (1.92%) Star Schema
11 9 (1.73%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 7 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.15%) VLDB
13 6 (1.15%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.15%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (4.81%) ERwin
2 3 (0.58%) LSMW
3 2 (0.38%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 172 (33.08%) Finance
2 70 (13.46%) Banking
3 32 (6.15%) Retail
4 25 (4.81%) Investment Banking
5 21 (4.04%) Legal
6 18 (3.46%) Back Office
7 15 (2.88%) Manufacturing
8 14 (2.69%) Marketing
9 12 (2.31%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.54%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.15%) Games
12 5 (0.96%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.96%) Electronics
13 2 (0.38%) Billing
13 2 (0.38%) Advertising
14 1 (0.19%) French Language
14 1 (0.19%) German Language
14 1 (0.19%) Automotive
14 1 (0.19%) Publishing
14 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 151 (29.04%) Analyst
2 142 (27.31%) Architect
3 117 (22.50%) Data Analyst
4 114 (21.92%) Data Architect
5 50 (9.62%) Consultant
5 50 (9.62%) Business Analyst
6 41 (7.88%) Data Manager
7 31 (5.96%) Developer
8 28 (5.38%) Data Consultant
9 27 (5.19%) Governance Analyst
9 27 (5.19%) Data Governance Manager
9 27 (5.19%) Governance Manager
10 25 (4.81%) Project Manager
11 17 (3.27%) Quality Analyst
11 17 (3.27%) Data Quality Analyst
12 16 (3.08%) Senior Architect
13 13 (2.50%) Senior Data Architect
13 13 (2.50%) SAP Manager
13 13 (2.50%) Designer
13 13 (2.50%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.31%) XML
2 9 (1.73%) Web Services
3 5 (0.96%) Visualforce
3 5 (0.96%) XML Schema
3 5 (0.96%) J2EE
4 2 (0.38%) FpML
4 2 (0.38%) SAP XI
4 2 (0.38%) MDX
5 1 (0.19%) REST
5 1 (0.19%) Kafka
5 1 (0.19%) Java EE
5 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (0.19%) RESTful
5 1 (0.19%) Mason
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.19%) .NET
5 1 (0.19%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 86 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (8.46%) Data Integration
3 30 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 26 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 21 (4.04%) Reference Data
6 20 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (3.46%) Statistics
8 15 (2.88%) Contract for Difference
8 15 (2.88%) Equities
9 13 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (2.50%) Open Source
10 12 (2.31%) FMCG
11 11 (2.12%) Taxonomies
12 8 (1.54%) Computer Science
13 6 (1.15%) Clustering
14 5 (0.96%) Visualisation
14 5 (0.96%) GIS
14 5 (0.96%) NHS
15 4 (0.77%) DTV
16 3 (0.58%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.73%) UNIX
2 7 (1.35%) Windows
3 3 (0.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (37.50%) Data Management
2 191 (36.73%) Data Modelling
3 101 (19.42%) Data Architecture
4 100 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 96 (18.46%) Migration
5 96 (18.46%) Data Analysis
6 89 (17.12%) Data Migration
7 73 (14.04%) Project Management
8 71 (13.65%) ETL
9 68 (13.08%) Logical Data Model
10 65 (12.50%) Master Data Management
11 64 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 59 (11.35%) Analytics
13 53 (10.19%) Business Analysis
14 51 (9.81%) Validation
15 41 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
16 38 (7.31%) Information Management
17 36 (6.92%) Quality Management
18 34 (6.54%) Data Mapping
19 31 (5.96%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 98 (18.85%) SQL
2 20 (3.85%) Java
3 15 (2.88%) Python
4 9 (1.73%) PL/SQL
5 8 (1.54%) VBA
5 8 (1.54%) Scala
6 7 (1.35%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.35%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.96%) Apex Code
8 4 (0.77%) R
9 3 (0.58%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.38%) C
10 2 (0.38%) Ruby
10 2 (0.38%) Clojure
11 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.19%) C#
11 1 (0.19%) C++
11 1 (0.19%) Perl
11 1 (0.19%) SQR
Qualifications
1 36 (6.92%) Degree
2 12 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.35%) PMI Certification
4 5 (0.96%) ISEB
4 5 (0.96%) PMP
5 2 (0.38%) CISSP
5 2 (0.38%) HND
5 2 (0.38%) CISA
5 2 (0.38%) CISM
5 2 (0.38%) MBA
6 1 (0.19%) CRISC
6 1 (0.19%) ISACA
6 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (25.96%) Data Quality
2 28 (5.38%) Solvency II
3 18 (3.46%) QA
4 5 (0.96%) Basel II
5 4 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.19%) Basel III
6 1 (0.19%) COBIT
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.38%) NFS
2 2 (0.38%) Samba
3 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.15%) Nessus
2 2 (0.38%) Graphite
3 1 (0.19%) Puppet
3 1 (0.19%) Ambari
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.19%) Oozie
3 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.19%) Cacti
3 1 (0.19%) Munin
3 1 (0.19%) OpenView
3 1 (0.19%) Nagios
3 1 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 90 (17.31%) SAP
2 49 (9.42%) Oracle
3 46 (8.85%) Microsoft
4 25 (4.81%) Business Objects
5 24 (4.62%) IBM
6 23 (4.42%) Informatica
7 18 (3.46%) Trillium
8 12 (2.31%) Teradata
9 10 (1.92%) Splunk
10 9 (1.73%) HP
11 8 (1.54%) Novell
11 8 (1.54%) DataFlux
12 7 (1.35%) Siebel
13 6 (1.15%) Qualys
13 6 (1.15%) Tableau
14 5 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.96%) CA
15 4 (0.77%) Reuters
15 4 (0.77%) Bloomberg
15 4 (0.77%) Cognos
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