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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Governance
Rank 387 339 362
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +23
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 247 301 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.59% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.76% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 204 153
Average daily rate £420 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £287 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00

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
41939 39781 37687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 77.74% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27430 25409 22756
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1055 1156
Average hourly rate £39.34 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.05% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 30 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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -52 207 £415 -2.35% 35
London -6 78 £475 -5.00% 14
South East 0 46 £375 -9.09% 6
Scotland -13 21 £360 -20.00% 3
Hampshire +16 20 £330 -9.58% 3
North West -26 20 £315 -20.00% 5
East of England -1 19 £430 +15.43% 2
South Wales -4 14 £450 +20.00% 1
Wales -6 14 £450 +2.44% 1
Edinburgh -18 14 £356 -20.88% 2
West Midlands -11 13 £425 -2.85% 2
Cardiff -6 12 £450 +20.00% 1
South West -12 12 £315 -20.85% 3
Yorkshire -20 12 £350 -20.90% 2
City of London +39 11 £525 +7.14% 3
Norfolk -3 11 £395 +6.04%
West Yorkshire -17 11 £350 -20.90% 1
Bristol +6 10 £315 -1.56%
Berkshire +5 9 £300 -33.33% 2
Hook +15 8 £258 -31.33%
Leeds -26 8 £356 -20.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 7 £450 +5.88%
Milton Keynes +3 7 £450 +5.88%
Manchester -30 7 £315 +2.85% 3
Glasgow +12 6 £525 +68.00% 1
Surrey -10 6 £375 -0.79%
Cheshire -11 6 £248 -50.35% 2
East Midlands -12 6 £418 -24.09% 1
Chester +2 5 £242 -39.50%
Norwich -3 5 £325 -12.75%

Project Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 289 (57.80%) Project Management
2 226 (45.20%) Finance
3 166 (33.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 137 (27.40%) PRINCE2
5 85 (17.00%) Banking
6 84 (16.80%) Change Management
7 70 (14.00%) MS Project
8 68 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (12.20%) Programme Management
10 60 (12.00%) Migration
11 57 (11.40%) Risk Management
12 56 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
13 54 (10.80%) Microsoft
14 48 (9.60%) MS Excel
15 47 (9.40%) Project Planning
16 46 (9.20%) Change Control
17 42 (8.40%) Security Cleared
18 39 (7.80%) PMI Certification
19 38 (7.60%) QA
20 33 (6.60%) MS Office
21 32 (6.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 32 (6.40%) Resource Management
22 29 (5.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
22 29 (5.80%) People Management
23 28 (5.60%) SC Cleared
24 26 (5.20%) CRM
25 25 (5.00%) Management Information System
25 25 (5.00%) Telecoms
25 25 (5.00%) Retail
25 25 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint

Project Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 21 (4.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.80%) JBoss
2 4 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (0.60%) CMS
3 3 (0.60%) Documentum
3 3 (0.60%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.20%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.20%) SAS
4 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 70 (14.00%) MS Project
2 48 (9.60%) MS Excel
3 33 (6.60%) MS Office
4 25 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (4.20%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.80%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (2.00%) Primavera
2 4 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.60%) CA PPM
3 3 (0.60%) ReMetrica
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.40%) Office 365
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.40%) SaaS
2 2 (0.40%) Yammer
3 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.20%) SAN
2 5 (1.00%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (0.80%) Network Security
3 4 (0.80%) Unified Communications
3 4 (0.80%) VoIP
4 3 (0.60%) Ethernet
4 3 (0.60%) Firewall
4 3 (0.60%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.60%) WAN
5 2 (0.40%) 4G
5 2 (0.40%) Broadband
5 2 (0.40%) LAN
6 1 (0.20%) ADSL
6 1 (0.20%) Extranet
6 1 (0.20%) Internet
6 1 (0.20%) Intranet
6 1 (0.20%) ISDN
6 1 (0.20%) PABX
6 1 (0.20%) SSL
6 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.20%) Big Data
4 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.20%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.20%) GIS
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.20%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) JIRA
1 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.20%) VersionOne
General
1 226 (45.20%) Finance
2 85 (17.00%) Banking
3 25 (5.00%) Retail
3 25 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.20%) Financial Institution
5 10 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.00%) Retail Banking
6 8 (1.60%) Publishing
7 6 (1.20%) Legal
7 6 (1.20%) Local Government
8 5 (1.00%) Back Office
8 5 (1.00%) Billing
8 5 (1.00%) Front Office
8 5 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.80%) Advertising
9 4 (0.80%) Law
9 4 (0.80%) Marketing
10 3 (0.60%) Games
11 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 267 (53.40%) Project Manager
2 60 (12.00%) Analyst
3 32 (6.40%) Infrastructure Manager
4 31 (6.20%) PMO Manager
4 31 (6.20%) Senior Manager
5 29 (5.80%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 28 (5.60%) Business Analyst
7 27 (5.40%) IT Manager
7 27 (5.40%) Senior Project Manager
8 24 (4.80%) IT Project Manager
9 22 (4.40%) Banking Project Manager
9 22 (4.40%) Programme Manager
10 20 (4.00%) Consultant
11 18 (3.60%) PMO Analyst
12 16 (3.20%) Business Manager
13 14 (2.80%) Project Analyst
14 13 (2.60%) Management Consultant
15 12 (2.40%) Delivery Manager
15 12 (2.40%) Financial Services Project Manager
16 11 (2.20%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.00%) .NET
2 4 (0.80%) Apache CXF
2 4 (0.80%) JPA
2 4 (0.80%) JSF
2 4 (0.80%) RichFaces
3 3 (0.60%) Velocity
4 1 (0.20%) Middleware
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 19 (3.80%) PMI
4 13 (2.60%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.20%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.20%) Equities
7 5 (1.00%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.80%) Market Risk
8 4 (0.80%) Reinsurance
8 4 (0.80%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.60%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.60%) NHS
9 3 (0.60%) PKI
10 2 (0.40%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.40%) Derivative
10 2 (0.40%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.40%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (0.40%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 24 (4.80%) Windows
2 7 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.80%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.20%) Unix
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (57.80%) Project Management
2 166 (33.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 137 (27.40%) PRINCE2
4 84 (16.80%) Change Management
5 68 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (12.20%) Programme Management
7 60 (12.00%) Migration
8 57 (11.40%) Risk Management
9 47 (9.40%) Project Planning
10 46 (9.20%) Change Control
11 32 (6.40%) Resource Management
12 29 (5.80%) People Management
12 29 (5.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 26 (5.20%) CRM
14 25 (5.00%) SDLC
15 24 (4.80%) Data Migration
16 23 (4.60%) ITIL
17 21 (4.20%) Supplier Management
18 19 (3.80%) Portfolio Management
18 19 (3.80%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.60%) C
2 9 (1.80%) SQL
3 1 (0.20%) C#
3 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.20%) Python
3 1 (0.20%) R
3 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (8.40%) Security Cleared
2 39 (7.80%) PMI Certification
3 32 (6.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 28 (5.60%) SC Cleared
5 23 (4.60%) PMP
5 23 (4.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 22 (4.40%) Degree
7 11 (2.20%) APMP
8 6 (1.20%) ISEB
9 5 (1.00%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.80%) CAPM
11 2 (0.40%) APMG
11 2 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.60%) QA
2 9 (1.80%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.60%) Basel III
4 3 (0.60%) EMIR
4 3 (0.60%) SLA
5 2 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.40%) P3O
5 2 (0.40%) SEPA
6 1 (0.20%) FATCA
6 1 (0.20%) FINREP
6 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.40%) vSphere
3 1 (0.20%) UAG
3 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.00%) SCCM
2 3 (0.60%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 54 (10.80%) Microsoft
2 18 (3.60%) Oracle
3 12 (2.40%) SAP
4 11 (2.20%) HP
5 10 (2.00%) VMware
6 6 (1.20%) Citrix
7 5 (1.00%) ServiceNow
8 4 (0.80%) Cisco
9 3 (0.60%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.60%) Lotus
9 3 (0.60%) NetApp
10 2 (0.40%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.40%) EMC
10 2 (0.40%) Facebook
10 2 (0.40%) Progress
10 2 (0.40%) Software AG
10 2 (0.40%) Sun
10 2 (0.40%) webMethods
11 1 (0.20%) Ciena
11 1 (0.20%) WorldPay
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