The table below looks at the statistics for IT Governance skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Governance over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Governance
Rank 587 607 571
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -36
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 56 29 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.052% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.065% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 37
Median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £24.23 £8.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.23 £8.50 -
% change year-on-year
+185.00% -

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
44197 44611 41541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 79.62% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29356 28750 26041
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1042 1189 1204
Median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

IT Governance
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing IT Governance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 55 £500 +25.00% 12
London +12 20 £450 -1.36% 5
Midlands +5 10 £500 -
City of London +51 8 £525 +40.00% 3
East of England +17 6 £625 +25.00% 1
North West -9 5 £325 -
Yorkshire +7 4 £710 +42.00% 2
Berkshire +1 4 £466 +16.56% 1
South East -2 4 £466 +29.51% 4
Manchester -6 4 £325 -
West Midlands -24 3 £500 +25.00%
Norfolk - 3 £160 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £625 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £710 - 2
Norwich - 3 £160 -
Leeds - 2 £720 -
East Midlands +7 1 £450 +42.85%
Nottingham -1 1 £450 +42.85%
Maidenhead -2 1 £520 -
Nottinghamshire -4 1 £450 +42.85%
Birmingham -7 1 £550 +37.50%
Edinburgh -11 1 £500 +29.87%
Scotland -15 1 £500 +29.87%
Cheshire - 1 £400 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
York - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £400 -
Slough - 1 £413 -
Ilford - 1 £388 -
Bradford - 1 £500 - 1

IT Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IT Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for IT Governance.

1 56 (41.48%) Finance
2 35 (25.93%) ITIL
3 33 (24.44%) Project Management
4 30 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 28 (20.74%) Management Information System
6 27 (20.00%) COBIT
7 26 (19.26%) Degree
7 26 (19.26%) TOGAF
8 24 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (15.56%) Programme Management
10 19 (14.07%) Information Security
10 19 (14.07%) Banking
11 18 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (13.33%) ITSM
11 18 (13.33%) Windows
12 17 (12.59%) Citrix
13 16 (11.85%) Service Management
14 15 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 15 (11.11%) MS Excel
14 15 (11.11%) Information Management
14 15 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
15 12 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 12 (8.89%) Data Management
15 12 (8.89%) Retail
16 11 (8.15%) Risk Analysis
16 11 (8.15%) Change Management
16 11 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (8.15%) VMware
16 11 (8.15%) SAP
16 11 (8.15%) ITIL V3

IT Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.74%) Captiva
2 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.93%) MS Office
3 5 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.96%) MS Project
5 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.74%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.74%) HFM
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.19%) SaaS
2 3 (2.22%) IaaS
3 2 (1.48%) PaaS
4 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.74%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.19%) Firewall
2 6 (4.44%) Internet
3 4 (2.96%) Intranet
4 3 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.22%) Network Security
5 2 (1.48%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.74%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.93%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (4.44%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.48%) Big Data
5 2 (1.48%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.48%) OLAP
5 2 (1.48%) OLTP
5 2 (1.48%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.74%) MySQL
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) ERwin
General
1 56 (41.48%) Finance
2 19 (14.07%) Banking
3 12 (8.89%) Retail
4 9 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 8 (5.93%) Automotive
6 6 (4.44%) Investment Banking
6 6 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (4.44%) Publishing
7 5 (3.70%) Back Office
8 4 (2.96%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.48%) Law
9 2 (1.48%) Legal
9 2 (1.48%) Marketing
10 1 (0.74%) Billing
10 1 (0.74%) Front Office
10 1 (0.74%) German Language
10 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (28.15%) Architect
2 28 (20.74%) Analyst
3 20 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (9.63%) Business Analyst
5 12 (8.89%) Project Manager
6 10 (7.41%) Enterprise Architect
6 10 (7.41%) Risk Analyst
7 9 (6.67%) IT Analyst
8 8 (5.93%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.19%) Governance Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) IT Governance Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) IT Risk Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.44%) Citrix Specialist
10 6 (4.44%) Consultant
10 6 (4.44%) Data Architect
10 6 (4.44%) Management Consultant
10 6 (4.44%) Service Management Consultant
11 5 (3.70%) Audit Analyst
11 5 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.74%) .NET
1 1 (0.74%) EJB
1 1 (0.74%) JPA
1 1 (0.74%) JSP
1 1 (0.74%) Middleware
1 1 (0.74%) REST
1 1 (0.74%) WAP
1 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.74%) Management Information System
2 24 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.67%) Life Science
4 7 (5.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (4.44%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.96%) BYOD
6 4 (2.96%) PMI
7 3 (2.22%) CMDB
7 3 (2.22%) Market Risk
7 3 (2.22%) Social Media
8 2 (1.48%) Contract for Difference
8 2 (1.48%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.48%) Derivative
8 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.48%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.48%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.48%) FMCG
8 2 (1.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.33%) Windows
2 9 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (5.93%) Windows Server
3 8 (5.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.22%) Android
4 3 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.22%) Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.93%) ITIL
2 33 (24.44%) Project Management
3 30 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 26 (19.26%) TOGAF
5 21 (15.56%) Programme Management
6 19 (14.07%) Information Security
7 18 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (13.33%) ITSM
8 16 (11.85%) Service Management
9 15 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (11.11%) Information Management
10 12 (8.89%) Data Management
11 11 (8.15%) Change Management
11 11 (8.15%) ITIL V3
11 11 (8.15%) Risk Analysis
11 11 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (7.41%) E-Commerce
12 10 (7.41%) Service Delivery
13 9 (6.67%) Application Packaging
13 9 (6.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.41%) SQL
2 2 (1.48%) C++
3 1 (0.74%) C
3 1 (0.74%) Java
3 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.74%) Python
3 1 (0.74%) VB
3 1 (0.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (19.26%) Degree
2 8 (5.93%) CISM
3 6 (4.44%) CGEIT
3 6 (4.44%) CISSP
3 6 (4.44%) CRISC
4 5 (3.70%) CISA
5 4 (2.96%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.48%) GIAC
6 2 (1.48%) ISEB
6 2 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.48%) MCSE
6 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.74%) CBAP
7 1 (0.74%) IIBA
7 1 (0.74%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.00%) COBIT
2 12 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (4.44%) Data Quality
4 5 (3.70%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (2.96%) COREP
6 3 (2.22%) QA
7 2 (1.48%) Basel III
7 2 (1.48%) CRD IV
7 2 (1.48%) GxP
8 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (2.96%) XenApp
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (4.44%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.74%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (12.59%) Citrix
2 15 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.15%) SAP
3 11 (8.15%) VMware
4 10 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (6.67%) HP
6 8 (5.93%) BT
6 8 (5.93%) ServiceNow
7 7 (5.19%) FrontRange
8 6 (4.44%) AppSense
8 6 (4.44%) Cisco
9 5 (3.70%) Wyse
10 3 (2.22%) IBM
11 2 (1.48%) Apple
11 2 (1.48%) Google
11 2 (1.48%) Oracle
12 1 (0.74%) Comptel
12 1 (0.74%) Marketo
12 1 (0.74%) NetSuite
12 1 (0.74%) Twitter