The table below looks at the statistics for Information Governance skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Governance over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Governance
England / West Midlands
Rank 112 129 110
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Contract jobs citing Information Governance 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Median daily rate £413 £363 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +31.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £465 £325
% change year-on-year
-32.79% +43.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.98 £12.25 -
% change year-on-year
+112.04% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1903 2158 1635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.03% 82.46% 72.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1222 943
Median daily rate £425 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 51 104
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Information Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Information Governance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Information 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 Information Governance across the West Midlands region.

Information Governance Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Information Governance
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Governance across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Information Governance Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Information Governance
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Governance across the West Midlands region.

Information Governance Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Information Governance
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Governance within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +2 4 £390 +20.00%
Birmingham - 3 £400 -
Coventry - 2 - -
Information Governance
England

Information Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Information Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Information Governance.

1 11 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 5 (22.73%) Data Management
3 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security
3 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 4 (18.18%) NHS
3 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 4 (18.18%) DB2
3 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 4 (18.18%) IBM InfoSphere
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (13.64%) SABSA
4 3 (13.64%) IT Audit
4 3 (13.64%) Security Hardening
4 3 (13.64%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) Security Management
4 3 (13.64%) Firewall
4 3 (13.64%) Identity Management
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) DB2
1 4 (18.18%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) DataStage
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
General
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Architect
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) Data Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Data Quality Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Governance Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Planning Manager
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Data Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Technical Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Information Officer
3 3 (13.64%) Security Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Author
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Data Architect
4 2 (9.09%) IT Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Data Management
2 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 4 (18.18%) Information Security
2 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (13.64%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (13.64%) Identity Management
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
3 3 (13.64%) IT Audit
3 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
3 3 (13.64%) SABSA
3 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) Security Hardening
3 3 (13.64%) Security Management
3 3 (13.64%) Validation
4 2 (9.09%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) IBM
1 4 (18.18%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Trillium