The table below looks at the statistics for Project 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 Project Governance over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Governance
Rank 565 557 570
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 41 35 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.066% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.089% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 17
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £321 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £398 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.06% -0.50%
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
42637 39139 42428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.17% 74.09% 72.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 26610 24104 24590
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £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 1188 1108 1539
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.80 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.66% -10.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.56 £12.20 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £49.65 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Project Governance
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Project Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Governance
Daily Rate Trend

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

Project Governance Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Project Governance
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Project Governance Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Governance
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Project Governance Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Project Governance
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 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 +7 36 £363 -14.70% 6
London +17 13 £350 -23.91% 2
North West +2 9 £320 -20.00% 2
Manchester -3 8 £313 - 1
South East -8 7 £450 +28.57%
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £275 -45.00%
Berkshire - 2 £413 -
West Yorkshire +1 1 £585 +47.72% 1
Yorkshire -1 1 £585 +47.72% 1
Milton Keynes -2 1 £275 -64.51%
Leeds - 1 £585 - 1
Birmingham - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
West Sussex - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Hull - - - -
Reading - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -

Project Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Project 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 Project Governance.

1 38 (48.10%) Finance
2 37 (46.84%) Project Management
3 24 (30.38%) PRINCE2
4 20 (25.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (13.92%) WAN
7 10 (12.66%) PMI Certification
7 10 (12.66%) LAN
7 10 (12.66%) Oracle
7 10 (12.66%) MS Project
7 10 (12.66%) Service Management
8 9 (11.39%) Risk Management
8 9 (11.39%) Banking
8 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
8 9 (11.39%) PMI
8 9 (11.39%) Change Management
9 8 (10.13%) PMP
9 8 (10.13%) MS Office
9 8 (10.13%) Migration
9 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (8.86%) Programme Management
10 7 (8.86%) Retail
10 7 (8.86%) Business Analysis
10 7 (8.86%) SharePoint
10 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (7.59%) MS Visio
11 6 (7.59%) ITIL
11 6 (7.59%) Supplier Management
11 6 (7.59%) Information Management
11 6 (7.59%) Telecoms

Project Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Project 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 Project Governance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.27%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.27%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Project
2 8 (10.13%) MS Office
3 6 (7.59%) MS Visio
4 5 (6.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.27%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.27%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) WAN
2 10 (12.66%) LAN
3 5 (6.33%) Internet
4 2 (2.53%) Intranet
5 1 (1.27%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.27%) VoIP
5 1 (1.27%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.27%) Essbase
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.27%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (1.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (1.27%) Cognos Event Studio
2 1 (1.27%) Cognos Metric Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.27%) RequisitePro
General
1 38 (48.10%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Banking
3 7 (8.86%) Retail
4 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.80%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.80%) Legal
6 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.53%) Advertising
6 2 (2.53%) Billing
6 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.53%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.53%) French Language
7 1 (1.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Project Manager
2 11 (13.92%) Analyst
3 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (6.33%) Coordinator
5 4 (5.06%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.06%) Programme Manager
5 4 (5.06%) Project Leader
5 4 (5.06%) PMO Manager
5 4 (5.06%) PMO Lead
6 3 (3.80%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (3.80%) Business Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Process Improvement Consultant
6 3 (3.80%) Technical Project Leader
6 3 (3.80%) Consultant
6 3 (3.80%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (3.80%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Process Consultant
7 2 (2.53%) Architect
7 2 (2.53%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) PMI
2 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.80%) Economics
3 3 (3.80%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.53%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) Derivative
4 2 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.53%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.53%) Equities
4 2 (2.53%) FMCG
4 2 (2.53%) CMDB
4 2 (2.53%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.53%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Tandem
5 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Windows
2 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.84%) Project Management
2 24 (30.38%) PRINCE2
3 20 (25.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.66%) Service Management
6 9 (11.39%) Risk Management
6 9 (11.39%) Change Management
7 8 (10.13%) Migration
8 7 (8.86%) Business Analysis
8 7 (8.86%) Programme Management
9 6 (7.59%) Information Management
9 6 (7.59%) Supplier Management
9 6 (7.59%) ITIL
9 6 (7.59%) Coaching
10 5 (6.33%) Quality Management
10 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.33%) Business Transformation
11 4 (5.06%) Waterfall
11 4 (5.06%) Performance Management
11 4 (5.06%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.06%) SQL
2 1 (1.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) PMI Certification
2 8 (10.13%) PMP
3 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (7.59%) Degree
5 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.27%) ISEB
7 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) Oracle
2 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.33%) SAP
4 4 (5.06%) Citrix
5 2 (2.53%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.53%) Cognos
5 2 (2.53%) Metastorm
5 2 (2.53%) Infor
6 1 (1.27%) Open Text
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco
6 1 (1.27%) BT
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