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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Governance
Rank 532 537 472
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -65
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 44 39 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.076% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.10% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 51
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£473 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £305 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
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
39939 38252 32708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.99% 74.83% 72.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 25139 23043 19449
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1061 1149 1173
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -24 38 £475 +18.75% 25
London +3 17 £488 +21.87% 5
South East -5 17 £473 -0.52% 10
Hampshire -11 9 £425 +13.33% 4
City of London +2 6 £475 +18.75% 3
Surrey - 6 £525 -
Manchester - 2 £450 - 3
North West - 2 £450 - 3
East of England +8 1 £273 -42.63%
Berkshire +5 1 - - 4
Reading +2 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £400 -15.78% 1
Bedfordshire -6 1 £273 -42.63%
Milton Keynes -9 1 £400 - 1
Oldham - 1 £450 - 1
Oxford - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Southampton - - - - 2
Stafford - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Telford - - - -
Winchester - - - - 2
Wolverhampton - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Fareham - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -

IT Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 38 (45.78%) Finance
2 19 (22.89%) ITIL
3 15 (18.07%) Project Management
4 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (15.66%) Service Management
5 13 (15.66%) Oracle
6 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
7 11 (13.25%) Windows
8 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
8 10 (12.05%) SLA
8 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
8 10 (12.05%) Risk Management
8 10 (12.05%) Retail
9 9 (10.84%) Change Management
9 9 (10.84%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
10 8 (9.64%) Legal
10 8 (9.64%) Banking
10 8 (9.64%) Business Analysis
10 8 (9.64%) Strategic Planning
10 8 (9.64%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (9.64%) COBIT
10 8 (9.64%) Time Management
11 7 (8.43%) Information Management
11 7 (8.43%) MySQL
11 7 (8.43%) MS Office
12 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (7.23%) Incident Management
12 6 (7.23%) Degree
12 6 (7.23%) Portfolio Management

IT Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 5 (6.02%) SAS
2 3 (3.61%) Lync
3 2 (2.41%) Node.js
3 2 (2.41%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (2.41%) CMS
3 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.20%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.43%) MS Office
3 4 (4.82%) MS Project
4 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) Network Security
2 1 (1.20%) LAN
2 1 (1.20%) VoIP
2 1 (1.20%) WAN
2 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) MySQL
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (6.02%) DB2
4 2 (2.41%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.20%) SAP HANA
General
1 38 (45.78%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Retail
3 9 (10.84%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (9.64%) Legal
4 8 (9.64%) Banking
5 4 (4.82%) Games
6 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.61%) Back Office
6 3 (3.61%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.41%) General Ledger
7 2 (2.41%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (19.28%) Analyst
2 14 (16.87%) Architect
3 11 (13.25%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.43%) Support Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) Technical Architect
5 6 (7.23%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) Business Manager
6 5 (6.02%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Senior Manager
6 5 (6.02%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (4.82%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Head of Architecture
7 4 (4.82%) Relationships Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Head of IT
8 3 (3.61%) IT Support
8 3 (3.61%) Consultant
8 3 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) .NET
2 3 (3.61%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.41%) jQuery
3 2 (2.41%) HTML5
3 2 (2.41%) Sass
3 2 (2.41%) CSS
3 2 (2.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.61%) AS400
4 2 (2.41%) User Experience
5 1 (1.20%) PMI
5 1 (1.20%) EPoS
5 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.20%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.20%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) UNIX
3 3 (3.61%) Linux
4 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.89%) ITIL
2 15 (18.07%) Project Management
3 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (15.66%) Service Management
5 10 (12.05%) Risk Management
6 9 (10.84%) Change Management
7 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
7 8 (9.64%) Business Analysis
7 8 (9.64%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (9.64%) Strategic Planning
7 8 (9.64%) Time Management
8 7 (8.43%) Information Management
9 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.23%) Incident Management
9 6 (7.23%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (6.02%) Financial Modelling
10 5 (6.02%) Data Architecture
10 5 (6.02%) Migration
11 4 (4.82%) Data Management
11 4 (4.82%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.61%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.41%) MCP
3 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.41%) PMP
4 1 (1.20%) ISEB
4 1 (1.20%) CISSP
4 1 (1.20%) CISA
4 1 (1.20%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) SLA
2 8 (9.64%) COBIT
3 5 (6.02%) QA
4 3 (3.61%) BS15000
4 3 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.61%) GxP
5 2 (2.41%) WCAG
5 2 (2.41%) WAI
5 2 (2.41%) COSO
5 2 (2.41%) COREP
6 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Oracle
2 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.02%) Citrix
4 3 (3.61%) VMware
5 2 (2.41%) IBM
5 2 (2.41%) Adobe
5 2 (2.41%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.41%) SAP
5 2 (2.41%) Cognos
6 1 (1.20%) Siebel
6 1 (1.20%) Lotus
6 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
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