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 27 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Governance
Rank 538 538 476
Rank change year-on-year
0 -62
Contract jobs citing Information Governance 59 61 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 47 34
Average daily rate
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£325 £360 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +42.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £245
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £16.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.42% +1.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £16.25 £16.21
% change year-on-year
+146.15% +0.24%

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
42497 40723 35069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.35% 74.75% 73.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26510 25396 20908
Average daily rate £415 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1148 1061
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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 +2 59 £325 -8.45% 15
London -23 17 £359 -10.37% 3
South West 0 9 £325 -7.14% 3
South East -11 9 £325 - 4
West Midlands -8 7 £325 +58.53%
North West -17 7 £475 +90.00% 1
Bristol - 7 £300 -
Manchester -6 4 £475 +90.00%
East of England +10 3 £425 +80.85% 1
North East 0 3 - - 1
City of London -2 3 £300 -40.00%
Yorkshire -25 3 £313 -8.75% 1
Berkshire - 3 £350 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £342 -
Newbury - 3 £350 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 - -
Altrincham - 3 £475 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 - -
West Yorkshire -11 2 £331 -3.28%
Cheshire - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £330 - 2
Warwickshire - 2 £330 -
Bradford - 2 £331 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 1
Wiltshire +9 1 £400 +23.07% 3
Lancashire +5 1 £225 -27.41% 1
Essex +1 1 £425 +45.29%
East Midlands -9 1 £345 +60.46% 1
West Sussex -18 1 £165 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £313 -

Information Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 57 (46.34%) NHS
2 29 (23.58%) Management Information System
3 25 (20.33%) Data Protection
4 24 (19.51%) SQL
5 23 (18.70%) SharePoint
6 21 (17.07%) Microsoft
6 21 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 20 (16.26%) Information Security
8 19 (15.45%) Degree
9 18 (14.63%) Project Management
10 15 (12.20%) Service Delivery
10 15 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (10.57%) .NET
11 13 (10.57%) Oracle
11 13 (10.57%) PRINCE2
11 13 (10.57%) Finance
11 13 (10.57%) Information Management
12 12 (9.76%) XML
12 12 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (8.94%) MS Excel
13 11 (8.94%) SQL Server
13 11 (8.94%) Risk Management
13 11 (8.94%) Programme Management
14 10 (8.13%) ISMS
15 9 (7.32%) Analytics
15 9 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (7.32%) Freedom of Information
15 9 (7.32%) Information Security Management
15 9 (7.32%) Data Security
15 9 (7.32%) Security Management

Information Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 23 (18.70%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.07%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.25%) IIS
4 3 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.81%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) LiveLink
Applications
1 11 (8.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.81%) SPSS
3 1 (0.81%) Stata
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) Broadband
1 3 (2.44%) Intranet
1 3 (2.44%) Firewall
2 2 (1.63%) IP Telephony
2 2 (1.63%) LDAP
2 2 (1.63%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.63%) LAN
2 2 (1.63%) VoIP
2 2 (1.63%) WAN
3 1 (0.81%) VPN
3 1 (0.81%) SSL
3 1 (0.81%) SAN
3 1 (0.81%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (8.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.81%) MS Access
6 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (10.57%) Finance
2 8 (6.50%) Legal
3 6 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.44%) Electronics
4 3 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.44%) Marketing
4 3 (2.44%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.63%) Local Government
6 1 (0.81%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Billing
6 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (26.83%) Analyst
2 13 (10.57%) Consultant
3 12 (9.76%) Developer
4 11 (8.94%) Security Analyst
5 10 (8.13%) Architect
5 10 (8.13%) Information Manager
5 10 (8.13%) Governance Manager
6 9 (7.32%) Information Governance Manager
6 9 (7.32%) Information Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) SharePoint Developer
8 7 (5.69%) Information Security Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) Data Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Governance Consultant
9 6 (4.88%) Information Governance Consultant
10 5 (4.07%) Information Specialist
10 5 (4.07%) Technical Architect
11 4 (3.25%) NHS Data Analyst
11 4 (3.25%) Data Quality Analyst
11 4 (3.25%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.57%) .NET
2 12 (9.76%) XML
3 9 (7.32%) Web Services
4 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET
5 6 (4.88%) CAML
6 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (3.25%) jQuery
6 4 (3.25%) Ajax
6 4 (3.25%) CSS
7 3 (2.44%) XSL
7 3 (2.44%) ODBC
7 3 (2.44%) XML Schema
7 3 (2.44%) jBPM
8 2 (1.63%) MDX
9 1 (0.81%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (46.34%) NHS
2 29 (23.58%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.32%) Freedom of Information
4 8 (6.50%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.88%) Informatics
6 3 (2.44%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.44%) Statistics
6 3 (2.44%) DTV
7 2 (1.63%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.63%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (1.63%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.63%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.81%) Open Source
8 1 (0.81%) Clustering
8 1 (0.81%) CESG
8 1 (0.81%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.81%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.50%) Windows
2 5 (4.07%) UNIX
3 3 (2.44%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.33%) Data Protection
2 20 (16.26%) Information Security
3 18 (14.63%) Project Management
4 15 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (12.20%) Service Delivery
5 13 (10.57%) PRINCE2
5 13 (10.57%) Information Management
6 11 (8.94%) Programme Management
6 11 (8.94%) Risk Management
7 10 (8.13%) ISMS
8 9 (7.32%) Analytics
8 9 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.32%) Information Security Management
8 9 (7.32%) Data Security
8 9 (7.32%) Security Management
9 8 (6.50%) Data Analysis
9 8 (6.50%) Project Planning
10 7 (5.69%) Quantitative Analysis
10 7 (5.69%) Qualitative Analysis
10 7 (5.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.51%) SQL
2 8 (6.50%) C#
3 5 (4.07%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.07%) VB
3 5 (4.07%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.44%) Tcl
4 3 (2.44%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (0.81%) PHP
5 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (15.45%) Degree
2 7 (5.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.63%) CISA
3 2 (1.63%) CISM
3 2 (1.63%) CISSP
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.81%) CCNP
4 1 (0.81%) CCNA
4 1 (0.81%) CCA
4 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.69%) Data Quality
3 5 (4.07%) QA
4 3 (2.44%) HL7
4 3 (2.44%) DICOM
4 3 (2.44%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.63%) COBIT
6 1 (0.81%) BS7799
6 1 (0.81%) TickIT
6 1 (0.81%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.81%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.81%) BS25999
6 1 (0.81%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.81%) XenApp
3 1 (0.81%) vSphere
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.57%) Oracle
3 6 (4.88%) SAP
4 3 (2.44%) Citrix
4 3 (2.44%) Cerner
5 2 (1.63%) Cisco
5 2 (1.63%) VMware
6 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
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