The table below looks at the statistics for Information 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 Information Governance over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Governance
Rank 537 515 494
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Contract jobs citing Information Governance 82 86 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 57 49
Average daily rate £400 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £325 £265
% change year-on-year
+46.15% +22.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Average hourly rate £12.25 £17.09 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.32% -51.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.42 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £18.76 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 - £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
41710 39321 37141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.10% 77.61% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 27291 25151 22514
Average daily rate £425 £422 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.73% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1208 1037 1128
Average hourly rate £39.31 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.17% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Information Governance
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Information Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Governance
Daily Rate Trend

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

Information Governance Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Governance
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Information Governance Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Governance
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Information Governance Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Information 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 Information Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
England -3 78 £408 +16.42% 15
London -16 29 £300 -22.58% 3
South East +13 18 £500 +53.84% 2
Yorkshire -5 12 £450 -5.26% 1
Berkshire +13 11 £475 +35.71% 1
West Yorkshire 0 11 £450 -5.26% 1
Leeds -11 11 £450 -5.26% 1
East Midlands -1 9 £330 +1.53% 2
Reading -5 8 £475 +35.71% 1
North West -23 6 £325 -25.71% 6
City of London +34 5 £300 +33.33%
Surrey -2 5 £650 +100.00%
Leicestershire -4 5 £323 +29.00%
Leicester -2 4 £323 +29.00%
Lancashire 0 2 - - 2
Manchester -23 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Northampton - 2 £550 - 1
Aylesbury - 2 - -
Preston - 2 - - 2
Northamptonshire - 2 £550 - 1
Durham +7 1 - -
Glasgow +7 1 - -
East of England -2 1 - -
Merseyside -3 1 £475 +216.66%
Essex -6 1 - -
Liverpool -9 1 £475 +216.66%
Scotland -10 1 - -
West Midlands -15 1 £400 +45.45%
North East -24 1 - -

Information Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Information 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 Information Governance.

1 62 (40.00%) NHS
2 53 (34.19%) Data Protection
3 39 (25.16%) Management Information System
3 39 (25.16%) Information Security
4 37 (23.87%) Data Protection Act
5 24 (15.48%) Freedom of Information
6 22 (14.19%) Legal
7 20 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
8 19 (12.26%) CISSP
9 18 (11.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 16 (10.32%) Degree
11 14 (9.03%) Finance
12 13 (8.39%) Freedom of Information Act
13 12 (7.74%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (7.74%) Information Assurance
13 12 (7.74%) PRINCE2
13 12 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (7.10%) Records Management
14 11 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (7.10%) MS Excel
14 11 (7.10%) Project Management
14 11 (7.10%) Microsoft
14 11 (7.10%) Data Quality
14 11 (7.10%) Information Management
15 10 (6.45%) Document Management
15 10 (6.45%) Business Analysis
15 10 (6.45%) Data Modelling
15 10 (6.45%) Law
15 10 (6.45%) Risk Management

Information Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Information 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 Information Governance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.58%) SAS
2 4 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.65%) DNN
3 1 (0.65%) FileNet
3 1 (0.65%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.65%) Moodle
Applications
1 11 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.87%) MS Office
3 5 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.29%) MS Project
4 2 (1.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.87%) Firewall
2 4 (2.58%) Network Security
3 2 (1.29%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) Intranet
4 1 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (4.52%) Big Data
2 7 (4.52%) GIS
2 7 (4.52%) NoSQL
2 7 (4.52%) Riak
2 7 (4.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.58%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.94%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.29%) EDRMS
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.29%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (1.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.65%) DataStage
6 1 (0.65%) EDMS
6 1 (0.65%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (4.52%) Ant
1 7 (4.52%) Jenkins
1 7 (4.52%) Maven
General
1 22 (14.19%) Legal
2 14 (9.03%) Finance
3 10 (6.45%) Law
4 6 (3.87%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.29%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.29%) Local Government
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Publishing
6 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (14.84%) Analyst
1 23 (14.84%) Governance Manager
2 21 (13.55%) Information Manager
3 19 (12.26%) Information Governance Manager
4 14 (9.03%) Architect
5 12 (7.74%) Project Manager
6 11 (7.10%) Consultant
6 11 (7.10%) Information Officer
7 10 (6.45%) Business Analyst
7 10 (6.45%) Developer
7 10 (6.45%) Information Governance Officer
8 9 (5.81%) Security Analyst
9 8 (5.16%) Information Analyst
9 8 (5.16%) Security Consultant
10 7 (4.52%) Big Data Developer
10 7 (4.52%) Business Change Analyst
10 7 (4.52%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.52%) Linux Developer
10 7 (4.52%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.52%) RESTful
1 7 (4.52%) Web Services
2 1 (0.65%) .NET
2 1 (0.65%) CSS
2 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (40.00%) NHS
2 39 (25.16%) Management Information System
3 37 (23.87%) Data Protection Act
4 24 (15.48%) Freedom of Information
5 13 (8.39%) Freedom of Information Act
6 12 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.52%) CESG
7 7 (4.52%) Computer Science
7 7 (4.52%) Data Integration
8 6 (3.87%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (2.58%) Informatics
9 4 (2.58%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.94%) Statistics
11 2 (1.29%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.29%) Reference Data
11 2 (1.29%) User Experience
11 2 (1.29%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.65%) Economics
12 1 (0.65%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.16%) Linux
2 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (34.19%) Data Protection
2 39 (25.16%) Information Security
3 20 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (7.74%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (7.74%) Information Assurance
4 12 (7.74%) PRINCE2
5 11 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (7.10%) Information Management
5 11 (7.10%) Project Management
5 11 (7.10%) Records Management
6 10 (6.45%) Business Analysis
6 10 (6.45%) Data Modelling
6 10 (6.45%) Document Management
6 10 (6.45%) Migration
6 10 (6.45%) Risk Management
7 9 (5.81%) Business Continuity
7 9 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (5.16%) Data Security
8 8 (5.16%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (5.16%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.16%) SQL
2 7 (4.52%) Java
3 2 (1.29%) C
3 2 (1.29%) VB
4 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (12.26%) CISSP
2 16 (10.32%) Degree
3 10 (6.45%) CISA
3 10 (6.45%) CISM
4 6 (3.87%) CISMP
4 6 (3.87%) ISEB
5 5 (3.23%) CLAS
6 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) CCIE
7 1 (0.65%) CCNA
7 1 (0.65%) CCNP
7 1 (0.65%) CEH
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.65%) PCI QSA
7 1 (0.65%) PMP
7 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (7.10%) Data Quality
3 7 (4.52%) QA
4 4 (2.58%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (1.94%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.29%) ISO 9000
6 2 (1.29%) SLA
7 1 (0.65%) BS25999
7 1 (0.65%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Xen
Vendors
1 11 (7.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.23%) Oracle
3 4 (2.58%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.94%) IBM
5 2 (1.29%) DataFlux
5 2 (1.29%) HP
6 1 (0.65%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco
6 1 (0.65%) Mercator
6 1 (0.65%) Remedy
6 1 (0.65%) SAP
Preston
aap3
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
EY
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Preston
aap3
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Dependant on experience
Posted: 24 days ago