The first table below looks at the demand for Data Governance skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Governance over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Governance
Rank 113 93 105
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.27% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.40% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £393 £438 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1648 1253 1423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.59% 68.36% 62.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 607 673
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 96 66
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.86% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £155.00 £37.80 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Governance
England

Data Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Governance across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Governance
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Governance across the West Midlands region.

Data Governance Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Governance
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -9 1 - -
Shropshire - - - - 1
Data Governance
England

Data Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data 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 Data Governance.

1 5 (41.67%) Data Management
2 4 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 4 (33.33%) Information Management
2 4 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 3 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Process Management
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
5 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Sun
5 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
5 1 (8.33%) ERwin
5 1 (8.33%) SAP MM
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) ABAP

Data Governance
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data 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 Data Governance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP MM
1 1 (8.33%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) ERwin
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Information Architect
3 1 (8.33%) SAP MM Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modeller
3 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Data Governance Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Governance Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Governance Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Management
2 4 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 4 (33.33%) Information Management
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Process Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
1 1 (8.33%) Sun
1 1 (8.33%) Teradata
1 1 (8.33%) Netezza