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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Governance
Rank 545 521 472
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -49
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 38 32 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.066% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.089% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 59
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£413 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £323 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £585 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - -

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
38459 35783 32221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.37% 74.30% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24687 21730 19119
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1095 1275
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -18 27 £450 +12.50% 31
South East +3 13 £475 - 13
London -14 9 £400 - 7
Hampshire -17 5 £425 +13.33% 2
Surrey - 5 £513 -
Berkshire +4 2 - - 7
City of London +2 2 £428 +6.87% 4
North West - 2 £450 - 1
Manchester - 2 £450 - 1
South West -16 1 £450 - 3
East of England - 1 £273 - 3
Oldham - 1 £450 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £273 -
Wiltshire - 1 £450 - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 3
Dorset - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 3
Hertfordshire - - - - 3
Norfolk - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Stafford - - - - 1
Swindon - - - - 1

IT Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 46 (52.27%) Finance
2 21 (23.86%) ITIL
3 20 (22.73%) Oracle
4 18 (20.45%) Retail
5 17 (19.32%) Project Management
6 16 (18.18%) Windows
7 14 (15.91%) Management Information System
8 13 (14.77%) Risk Management
8 13 (14.77%) Service Management
8 13 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (14.77%) Degree
9 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 10 (11.36%) SLA
10 10 (11.36%) UNIX
10 10 (11.36%) SAS
10 10 (11.36%) DB2
10 10 (11.36%) Incident Management
10 10 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (10.23%) Legal
11 9 (10.23%) Change Management
12 8 (9.09%) Service Delivery
12 8 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (9.09%) VMware
12 8 (9.09%) Information Security
12 8 (9.09%) Banking
13 7 (7.95%) MySQL
13 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
13 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (7.95%) Information Management
13 7 (7.95%) Strategic Planning

IT Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (11.36%) SAS
2 3 (3.41%) Lync
3 2 (2.27%) Node.js
3 2 (2.27%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.27%) CMS
4 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.14%) IIS
4 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.14%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Project
2 4 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.27%) Network Security
2 2 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.14%) LAN
3 1 (1.14%) VoIP
3 1 (1.14%) WAN
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) DB2
2 7 (7.95%) MySQL
3 6 (6.82%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.14%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 46 (52.27%) Finance
2 18 (20.45%) Retail
3 9 (10.23%) Legal
4 8 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (9.09%) Banking
5 4 (4.55%) Games
6 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.41%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.27%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.14%) Law
8 1 (1.14%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) Architect
2 14 (15.91%) Analyst
3 12 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 10 (11.36%) Technical Architect
5 9 (10.23%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (5.68%) Senior Manager
7 5 (5.68%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Architect
7 5 (5.68%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) IT Support
7 5 (5.68%) Business Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Head of IT
8 4 (4.55%) Head of Architecture
8 4 (4.55%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.41%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (3.41%) Relationships Manager
10 2 (2.27%) UI Developer
10 2 (2.27%) Service Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) .NET
2 3 (3.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.27%) jQuery
3 2 (2.27%) Sass
3 2 (2.27%) HTML5
3 2 (2.27%) CSS
3 2 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.41%) AS400
4 2 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.27%) User Experience
4 2 (2.27%) PMI
5 1 (1.14%) CESG
5 1 (1.14%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.14%) EPoS
5 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.14%) RMADS
5 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.14%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.18%) Windows
2 10 (11.36%) UNIX
3 4 (4.55%) Linux
4 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.86%) ITIL
2 17 (19.32%) Project Management
3 13 (14.77%) Risk Management
3 13 (14.77%) Service Management
3 13 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (11.36%) Incident Management
4 10 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (10.23%) Change Management
6 8 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 8 (9.09%) Information Security
7 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.95%) Information Management
7 7 (7.95%) Strategic Planning
7 7 (7.95%) Time Management
8 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (5.68%) Six Sigma
9 5 (5.68%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (5.68%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.68%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.68%) SQL
2 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.14%) Java
3 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.55%) CISSP
3 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.27%) PMP
4 2 (2.27%) MCP
4 2 (2.27%) CISA
4 2 (2.27%) CISM
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.14%) CCNA
5 1 (1.14%) ISEB
5 1 (1.14%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) SLA
2 6 (6.82%) COBIT
3 5 (5.68%) QA
4 3 (3.41%) BS15000
4 3 (3.41%) GxP
4 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (2.27%) WCAG
5 2 (2.27%) WAI
5 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
5 2 (2.27%) COSO
5 2 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.14%) TickIT
6 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Oracle
2 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.09%) VMware
4 5 (5.68%) Citrix
5 3 (3.41%) Adobe
6 2 (2.27%) IBM
6 2 (2.27%) Cognos
7 1 (1.14%) SAP
7 1 (1.14%) CA
7 1 (1.14%) Lotus
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £12 per day
Posted: 25 days ago