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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Governance
Rank 530 541 530
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 65 37 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.069% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.095% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 21 49
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£425 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £381 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.47% -19.73%
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
41835 39073 41091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.23% 73.30% 70.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25909 24001 23803
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 1148 1055 1460
Average hourly rate £23.00 £27.97 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.76% -9.77%
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%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 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 +2 64 £425 +6.25% 19
London +27 27 £488 +21.87% 8
South East -3 11 £425 -12.82% 3
City of London +32 10 £500 +25.00% 6
East of England -24 9 £409 -39.44% 1
Hampshire -4 6 £425 -15.00%
East Midlands - 5 £413 -
North West +2 4 £395 +12.85% 1
Cheshire -1 4 £395 +17.03%
Hertfordshire - 4 £409 -
South West - 4 £550 - 2
West Midlands - 4 £425 - 1
Berkshire +4 3 £600 +47.69% 2
Cambridgeshire -7 3 £300 -55.55% 1
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Cambridge - 3 £300 -
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £513 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £513 -
Yorkshire - 2 £500 - 3
Reading +11 1 - - 1
Scotland -13 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
Essex - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Colchester - 1 - -
Dorking - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leeds - - - - 2

IT Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 54 (47.79%) Finance
2 28 (24.78%) Risk Management
3 25 (22.12%) Project Management
3 25 (22.12%) Banking
4 21 (18.58%) ITIL
5 20 (17.70%) Service Management
6 19 (16.81%) Service Delivery
6 19 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (15.04%) Windows
7 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
8 16 (14.16%) Oracle
9 15 (13.27%) Information Security
10 14 (12.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (11.50%) Programme Management
11 13 (11.50%) Retail
12 11 (9.73%) MS Excel
12 11 (9.73%) PRINCE2
13 10 (8.85%) UNIX
13 10 (8.85%) Management Information System
13 10 (8.85%) Degree
13 10 (8.85%) COBIT
14 9 (7.96%) Change Management
14 9 (7.96%) MS Office
14 9 (7.96%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (7.96%) Portfolio Management
15 8 (7.08%) CISSP
15 8 (7.08%) SharePoint
15 8 (7.08%) Tivoli
15 8 (7.08%) Data Protection
16 7 (6.19%) Performance Management

IT Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 8 (7.08%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.31%) SAS
3 4 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.54%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.54%) WebSphere Process Server
4 3 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.77%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.88%) CMS
6 1 (0.88%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.88%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 11 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.96%) MS Office
3 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.54%) MS Project
3 4 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.88%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.88%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.31%) Broadband
2 3 (2.65%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (2.65%) Intranet
3 2 (1.77%) Firewall
4 1 (0.88%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (0.88%) Network Security
4 1 (0.88%) LAN
4 1 (0.88%) VoIP
4 1 (0.88%) WAN
4 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) DB2
2 5 (4.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.88%) Big Data
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.77%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.88%) Subversion
2 1 (0.88%) Maven
2 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.88%) JUnit
2 1 (0.88%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.88%) Hudson
2 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
General
1 54 (47.79%) Finance
2 25 (22.12%) Banking
3 13 (11.50%) Retail
4 6 (5.31%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.54%) Legal
5 4 (3.54%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.77%) Front Office
7 2 (1.77%) Back Office
7 2 (1.77%) Advertising
7 2 (1.77%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.77%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.88%) French Language
8 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.88%) International Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Publishing
8 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (21.24%) Analyst
2 22 (19.47%) Project Manager
3 15 (13.27%) Architect
4 6 (5.31%) Support Analyst
4 6 (5.31%) Technical Architect
4 6 (5.31%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (4.42%) Consultant
5 5 (4.42%) Programme Manager
5 5 (4.42%) Service Analyst
6 4 (3.54%) Backup Specialist
6 4 (3.54%) Applications Support
6 4 (3.54%) Developer
6 4 (3.54%) Business Analyst
6 4 (3.54%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (3.54%) Auditor
6 4 (3.54%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (3.54%) IT Auditor
7 3 (2.65%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (2.65%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (2.65%) Process Improvement Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) Middleware
1 4 (3.54%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (2.65%) Spring
3 2 (1.77%) CSS
3 2 (1.77%) Web Services
3 2 (1.77%) jQuery
4 1 (0.88%) Java EE
4 1 (0.88%) JSTL
4 1 (0.88%) Ext JS
4 1 (0.88%) XML
4 1 (0.88%) XSLT
4 1 (0.88%) JSP
4 1 (0.88%) Servlets
4 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.88%) HTML
4 1 (0.88%) .NET
4 1 (0.88%) J2EE
4 1 (0.88%) VML
4 1 (0.88%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.85%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.42%) PMI
3 4 (3.54%) SWIFT
3 4 (3.54%) AS400
3 4 (3.54%) Fixed Income
3 4 (3.54%) Equities
4 3 (2.65%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.65%) NHS
5 2 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) CESG
6 1 (0.88%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.88%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.88%) Informatics
6 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.88%) RMADS
6 1 (0.88%) EPoS
6 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.04%) Windows
2 10 (8.85%) UNIX
3 5 (4.42%) Linux
4 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.77%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.78%) Risk Management
2 25 (22.12%) Project Management
3 21 (18.58%) ITIL
4 20 (17.70%) Service Management
5 19 (16.81%) Service Delivery
5 19 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (13.27%) Information Security
7 14 (12.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (11.50%) Programme Management
9 11 (9.73%) PRINCE2
10 9 (7.96%) Change Management
10 9 (7.96%) Portfolio Management
11 8 (7.08%) Data Protection
12 7 (6.19%) Performance Management
12 7 (6.19%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (6.19%) Change Control
13 6 (5.31%) Technical Analysis
13 6 (5.31%) Six Sigma
13 6 (5.31%) Data Analysis
14 5 (4.42%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.42%) SQL
2 3 (2.65%) C#
3 2 (1.77%) Java
3 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (8.85%) Degree
2 9 (7.96%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (7.08%) CISSP
4 7 (6.19%) CISA
5 6 (5.31%) CRISC
5 6 (5.31%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.54%) GIAC
7 3 (2.65%) MCP
7 3 (2.65%) CISM
7 3 (2.65%) CIMA
7 3 (2.65%) APMP
8 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.77%) CCA
8 2 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.77%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.88%) MCPD
9 1 (0.88%) CGEIT
9 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.88%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) COBIT
2 5 (4.42%) QA
2 5 (4.42%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.65%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.65%) SLA
5 2 (1.77%) COREP
5 2 (1.77%) GxP
6 1 (0.88%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.88%) Basel III
6 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.08%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.54%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 4 (3.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.16%) Oracle
3 7 (6.19%) VMware
4 4 (3.54%) Citrix
4 4 (3.54%) Adobe
4 4 (3.54%) HP
5 2 (1.77%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.77%) Remedy
5 2 (1.77%) BMC
5 2 (1.77%) SAP
5 2 (1.77%) FrontRange
6 1 (0.88%) Cadence
6 1 (0.88%) Civica
6 1 (0.88%) CA
6 1 (0.88%) Lotus
6 1 (0.88%) Dell
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