The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Governance
Rank 526 472 531
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +59
Contract jobs citing Information Governance 61 66 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 34 22
Average daily rate £360 £253 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.57% +1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £136 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £496 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £245 £258
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.21 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +6.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £11.50 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £18.99 £22.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.21 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.24% -1.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40055 34550 41999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.38% 72.44% 69.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24990 20571 23942
Average daily rate £400 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1138 1039 1411
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%

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 24 April 2014.

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 27 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -56 56 £355 +40.59% 5
London -8 28 £400 +15.94%
City of London +6 13 £500 +5.26%
South West -10 7 £350 +16.66% 1
East Midlands -8 6 £215 +7.50%
East of England -20 6 £235 +57.98% 1
North West -20 4 £250 -
West Yorkshire -13 2 £343 - 1
Yorkshire -17 2 £343 +75.64% 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £225 - 1
South East -5 1 - - 2
Manchester -15 1 £250 -
North East -23 1 - -
Reading - - - - 1
Scunthorpe - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Derby - - - -
Halifax - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Letchworth - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Maidstone - - - -

Information Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 77 (75.49%) NHS
2 27 (26.47%) SQL
3 25 (24.51%) Oracle
4 21 (20.59%) Data Protection
5 18 (17.65%) MS Excel
6 17 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
7 16 (15.69%) Data Quality
8 15 (14.71%) Informatics
9 14 (13.73%) Information Security
10 13 (12.75%) Management Information System
11 12 (11.76%) Finance
11 12 (11.76%) Information Management
11 12 (11.76%) CSS
11 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
12 11 (10.78%) VB
13 8 (7.84%) Windows
14 7 (6.86%) Legal
15 6 (5.88%) Law
15 6 (5.88%) Risk Management
15 6 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
15 6 (5.88%) MS Office
15 6 (5.88%) PRINCE2
16 5 (4.90%) Enterprise Architecture
16 5 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
16 5 (4.90%) E-Learning
16 5 (4.90%) Information Assurance
17 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
17 4 (3.92%) Matrix Management
17 4 (3.92%) Network Security

Information Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 1 (0.98%) IIS
1 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.98%) CMS
1 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.88%) MS Office
3 5 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) TrackWise
1 1 (0.98%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) Intranet
1 4 (3.92%) Network Security
2 3 (2.94%) LAN
2 3 (2.94%) WAN
3 2 (1.96%) Internet
3 2 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (0.98%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.98%) POP3
4 1 (0.98%) SMTP
4 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.98%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.94%) Big Data
3 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.98%) DTS
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) MS Access
General
1 12 (11.76%) Finance
2 7 (6.86%) Legal
3 6 (5.88%) Law
4 1 (0.98%) Back Office
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Local Government
4 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (33.33%) Analyst
2 18 (17.65%) Information Manager
3 16 (15.69%) Information Analyst
4 12 (11.76%) Trainer
5 11 (10.78%) NHS Information Analyst
5 11 (10.78%) Information Governance Manager
5 11 (10.78%) Governance Manager
6 10 (9.80%) Data Quality Analyst
6 10 (9.80%) Quality Analyst
6 10 (9.80%) Data Analyst
7 9 (8.82%) NHS Data Analyst
8 8 (7.84%) Information Governance Officer
9 7 (6.86%) NHS Information Manager
10 5 (4.90%) Information Assurance Manager
11 4 (3.92%) Information Architect
11 4 (3.92%) Architect
12 3 (2.94%) Business Analyst
12 3 (2.94%) Consultant
12 3 (2.94%) Security Manager
13 2 (1.96%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.76%) CSS
2 3 (2.94%) XML
3 1 (0.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 77 (75.49%) NHS
2 17 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
3 15 (14.71%) Informatics
4 13 (12.75%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (4.90%) E-Learning
7 4 (3.92%) Taxonomies
7 4 (3.92%) NPfIT
8 3 (2.94%) Freedom of Information Act
8 3 (2.94%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.98%) Ontologies
9 1 (0.98%) Statistics
9 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.84%) Windows
2 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.59%) Data Protection
2 14 (13.73%) Information Security
3 12 (11.76%) Information Management
4 6 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 6 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 5 (4.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (4.90%) Information Assurance
6 4 (3.92%) Matrix Management
7 3 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.94%) Project Management
7 3 (2.94%) Change Management
7 3 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (2.94%) Data Architecture
7 3 (2.94%) Metadata Management
8 2 (1.96%) Migration
8 2 (1.96%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (1.96%) Data Management
8 2 (1.96%) Content Management
8 2 (1.96%) Performance Management
8 2 (1.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.47%) SQL
2 11 (10.78%) VB
3 3 (2.94%) C
4 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) Degree
1 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (0.98%) CCA
3 1 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.98%) CISSP
3 1 (0.98%) CISA
3 1 (0.98%) CISM
3 1 (0.98%) CRISC
3 1 (0.98%) CCEE
3 1 (0.98%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.69%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (0.98%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.98%) HL7
3 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (0.98%) XenApp
2 1 (0.98%) XenServer
2 1 (0.98%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (24.51%) Oracle
2 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.94%) Citrix
4 2 (1.96%) VMware
4 2 (1.96%) Qualys
4 2 (1.96%) ScanSafe
4 2 (1.96%) Cisco
5 1 (0.98%) EMC
5 1 (0.98%) SAP
5 1 (0.98%) Cognos
South West London
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
South West
Insource
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Posted: 23 days ago