The table below looks at the statistics for IT 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 IT Governance over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Governance
Rank 575 552 557
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 50 64 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.11% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.15% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 39 22
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£415 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
46308 43027 39494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.00% 76.06% 74.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 30197 26668 24243
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1250 1176 1099
Average hourly rate £31.44 £24.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.00% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

IT Governance
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IT Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Governance
Daily Rate Trend

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

IT Governance Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IT Governance
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

IT Governance Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IT Governance
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IT Governance Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IT 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 IT Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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 -29 46 £415 -2.35% 20
London -7 22 £438 -10.25% 8
West Midlands +11 9 £400 -5.88%
Warwickshire +10 5 £400 -
City of London -1 5 £538 +7.50% 4
East Midlands -11 4 £375 -9.09% 2
East of England 0 3 £563 +37.61% 3
Hertfordshire -1 3 £563 +37.61%
Scotland -4 3 £400 -
Nottinghamshire -10 3 £375 -9.09% 1
Nottingham -12 3 £375 -9.09% 1
Yorkshire -29 3 £415 -17.00% 3
South East -31 3 £375 -26.82% 1
Hampshire 0 2 £375 -11.76%
Sheffield - 2 £335 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £335 - 1
Gosport - 2 £375 -
Birmingham - 2 £438 -
Edinburgh - 2 £400 -
Coventry 0 1 £400 -11.11%
Leicester -1 1 - -
Leicestershire -6 1 - -
Paisley - 1 - -
Dunfermline - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £450 -
Midlands - 1 - -
West Wales - 1 £550 -
Surrey - 1 £400 - 1
Wales - 1 £550 -
Motherwell - 1 - -

IT Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IT 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 IT Governance.

1 40 (50.00%) Finance
2 32 (40.00%) Project Management
3 23 (28.75%) ITIL
4 20 (25.00%) Banking
5 19 (23.75%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (21.25%) PRINCE2
7 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 14 (17.50%) Investment Banking
9 13 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
11 10 (12.50%) Risk Management
11 10 (12.50%) Change Management
12 9 (11.25%) Back Office
12 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (11.25%) General Ledger
12 9 (11.25%) Degree
12 9 (11.25%) COBIT
12 9 (11.25%) COREP
12 9 (11.25%) Technical Analysis
13 8 (10.00%) Data Analysis
13 8 (10.00%) Business Analysis
14 7 (8.75%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 7 (8.75%) Derivative
14 7 (8.75%) Contract for Difference
14 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (8.75%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (8.75%) PMI
14 7 (8.75%) PMI Certification
14 7 (8.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (8.75%) CMMI

IT Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IT 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 IT Governance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.75%) FileNet
2 2 (2.50%) CMS
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.25%) IIS
3 1 (1.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.50%) MS Project
3 5 (6.25%) MS Office
4 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Bankmaster
1 2 (2.50%) Magento
1 2 (2.50%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (1.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) PaaS
1 3 (3.75%) IaaS
2 2 (2.50%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Firewall
2 2 (2.50%) LAN
2 2 (2.50%) WAN
2 2 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (1.25%) DHCP
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
3 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.25%) SSL
3 1 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (8.75%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 40 (50.00%) Finance
2 20 (25.00%) Banking
3 14 (17.50%) Investment Banking
4 9 (11.25%) General Ledger
4 9 (11.25%) Back Office
5 3 (3.75%) Legal
5 3 (3.75%) Retail
5 3 (3.75%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.50%) Advertising
7 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.25%) Automotive
7 1 (1.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Analyst
2 16 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 15 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 10 (12.50%) Architect
5 5 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.00%) Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) Governance Manager
8 2 (2.50%) IT Risk Consultant
8 2 (2.50%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.50%) Data Centre Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Head of IT
8 2 (2.50%) Risk Consultant
8 2 (2.50%) Coordinator
8 2 (2.50%) Business Process Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) IT Consultant
8 2 (2.50%) Process Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) Governance Consultant
8 2 (2.50%) Change Manager
8 2 (2.50%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) .NET
1 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.75%) Derivative
2 7 (8.75%) Contract for Difference
2 7 (8.75%) PMI
2 7 (8.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (8.75%) Fixed Income
2 7 (8.75%) Equities
3 5 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) EPoS
5 1 (1.25%) NHS
5 1 (1.25%) PKI
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) Project Management
2 23 (28.75%) ITIL
3 17 (21.25%) PRINCE2
4 13 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 10 (12.50%) Change Management
6 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (11.25%) Technical Analysis
7 8 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 8 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 7 (8.75%) CMMI
8 7 (8.75%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (6.25%) Information Security
10 5 (6.25%) Process Management
10 5 (6.25%) Service Management
11 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.75%) ITIL V3
12 3 (3.75%) Portfolio Management
12 3 (3.75%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.50%) C#
1 2 (2.50%) SQL
1 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.25%) C
2 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Degree
2 7 (8.75%) PMI Certification
3 5 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.50%) PMP
4 2 (2.50%) SAP Certification
4 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.50%) MCP
4 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) CGEIT
5 1 (1.25%) APMP
5 1 (1.25%) CISA
5 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.25%) MCSE
5 1 (1.25%) CCNA
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) COBIT
1 9 (11.25%) COREP
2 6 (7.50%) CRD IV
3 3 (3.75%) Basel III
3 3 (3.75%) SLA
4 2 (2.50%) QA
5 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.25%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.50%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.25%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) TeamSite
1 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.50%) SAP
3 3 (3.75%) IBM
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) VMware
4 2 (2.50%) Remedy
4 2 (2.50%) HP
4 2 (2.50%) Planview
4 2 (2.50%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.50%) hybris
4 2 (2.50%) Demandware
5 1 (1.25%) Citrix
5 1 (1.25%) AppSense
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