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 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Governance
Rank 523 536 549
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Contract jobs citing Information Governance 76 37 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.071% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.096% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 25 23
Average daily rate
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£313 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £101 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £422 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £225 £344
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -34.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £23.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -28.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £14.95 £22.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.64 £18.55 £24.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -33.00%

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
41740 38461 41085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.13% 73.30% 70.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 25873 23589 23801
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1149 1035 1459
Average hourly rate £22.88 £27.80 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% -11.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 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 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 21 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 +27 75 £313 +13.63% 14
London +26 31 £300 -4.76% 3
South East +11 15 £214 -22.27% 1
Yorkshire +10 8 £363 - 4
City of London - 8 £400 - 1
East Midlands +7 7 - -
West Yorkshire - 7 £363 - 4
North West +2 6 £299 +19.50% 3
Leeds - 6 £375 - 4
Kent -3 3 £115 - 1
Manchester - 3 £325 - 1
Essex -6 2 £350 +0.14%
East of England -27 2 £350 +55.55% 1
Birmingham -2 1 - -
West Midlands -13 1 - -
Ealing - - - -
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - - 1
Wales - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -

Information Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 65 (54.62%) NHS
2 20 (16.81%) Finance
2 20 (16.81%) Data Protection
3 19 (15.97%) SQL
4 17 (14.29%) Oracle
4 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 15 (12.61%) Data Quality
6 14 (11.76%) Informatics
7 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
7 13 (10.92%) Information Management
8 12 (10.08%) Management Information System
8 12 (10.08%) Data Protection Act
9 11 (9.24%) Information Security
9 11 (9.24%) Freedom of Information
10 10 (8.40%) SharePoint
11 9 (7.56%) Data Governance
12 8 (6.72%) Windows
12 8 (6.72%) Legal
12 8 (6.72%) Data Management
12 8 (6.72%) Data Architecture
13 7 (5.88%) VB
13 7 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
13 7 (5.88%) EDRMS
13 7 (5.88%) Project Management
13 7 (5.88%) Migration
13 7 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
13 7 (5.88%) Statistics
13 7 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013

Information Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 10 (8.40%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.84%) Apache
3 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.36%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) SAP MDM
1 1 (0.84%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) LAN
1 4 (3.36%) WAN
1 4 (3.36%) Firewall
1 4 (3.36%) Network Security
2 2 (1.68%) Intranet
2 2 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.84%) VPN
3 1 (0.84%) DNS
3 1 (0.84%) DHCP
3 1 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.88%) EDRMS
3 5 (4.20%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.52%) Big Data
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.84%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (0.84%) MySQL
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) TestComplete
2 1 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (16.81%) Finance
2 8 (6.72%) Legal
3 4 (3.36%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.52%) Banking
4 3 (2.52%) Local Government
5 2 (1.68%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Retail
6 1 (0.84%) Back Office
6 1 (0.84%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (32.77%) Analyst
2 16 (13.45%) Information Analyst
3 14 (11.76%) Information Manager
4 13 (10.92%) Data Analyst
5 12 (10.08%) Consultant
5 12 (10.08%) Information Governance Manager
5 12 (10.08%) Governance Manager
6 8 (6.72%) Information Governance Officer
6 8 (6.72%) Quality Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Data Quality Analyst
7 7 (5.88%) NHS Data Analyst
7 7 (5.88%) NHS Information Analyst
8 6 (5.04%) Information Governance Consultant
8 6 (5.04%) Governance Consultant
9 5 (4.20%) Trainer
9 5 (4.20%) SharePoint Consultant
10 4 (3.36%) Architect
10 4 (3.36%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.52%) Business Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.52%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) CSS
2 4 (3.36%) XML
3 2 (1.68%) LAMP
4 1 (0.84%) Series 60
4 1 (0.84%) Web Services
4 1 (0.84%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 65 (54.62%) NHS
2 14 (11.76%) Informatics
3 12 (10.08%) Data Protection Act
3 12 (10.08%) Management Information System
4 11 (9.24%) Freedom of Information
5 7 (5.88%) Statistics
6 6 (5.04%) Taxonomies
7 5 (4.20%) Data Extraction
8 4 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (3.36%) Derivative
9 3 (2.52%) Freedom of Information Act
10 2 (1.68%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.84%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.84%) NPfIT
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.72%) Windows
2 2 (1.68%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.81%) Data Protection
2 13 (10.92%) Information Management
3 11 (9.24%) Information Security
4 9 (7.56%) Data Governance
5 8 (6.72%) Data Architecture
5 8 (6.72%) Data Management
6 7 (5.88%) Migration
6 7 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
6 7 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (5.88%) Project Management
6 7 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.04%) Master Data Management
7 6 (5.04%) Change Management
7 6 (5.04%) Workflow
8 5 (4.20%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.20%) Metadata Management
8 5 (4.20%) Data Migration
9 4 (3.36%) Validation
9 4 (3.36%) Quality Management
9 4 (3.36%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.97%) SQL
2 7 (5.88%) VB
3 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.84%) VBA
4 1 (0.84%) C
4 1 (0.84%) C#
4 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (2.52%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.68%) ISEB
2 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.84%) CISSP
3 1 (0.84%) CISA
3 1 (0.84%) QiCA
3 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.61%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.20%) QA
3 2 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.84%) SLA
4 1 (0.84%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.84%) HL7
4 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.52%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.84%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.84%) XenApp
3 1 (0.84%) vSphere
3 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (14.29%) Oracle
2 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.20%) Citrix
3 5 (4.20%) IBM
3 5 (4.20%) VMware
4 4 (3.36%) Cisco
5 3 (2.52%) SAP
5 3 (2.52%) Qualys
5 3 (2.52%) ScanSafe
6 1 (0.84%) Talend
6 1 (0.84%) Cognos
6 1 (0.84%) Informatica
6 1 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £243.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £130 - £170 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Merseyside
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago