The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Data Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Governance over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Governance
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 65 64
Rank change year-on-year +12 -1  
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.33% 0.37% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.44% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £550 £363 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.72% -24.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year +85.29% -  

Data Governance is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 503 684 608
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.79% 83.52% 77.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 481 406
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 13
Median hourly rate £14.22 £25.00 £47.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.14% -47.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.22 £12.50 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £42.50 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Data Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Data Governance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance in Birmingham

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Governance in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Governance in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Mapping
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) RedGate
2 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Cognos
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) IDERA
2 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Nuix
3 1 (25.00%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
3 1 (25.00%) FTK
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

Data Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) EDRMS
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) ETL Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SSIS Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Lucene
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Mapping
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Records Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) FTK
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cognos
1 2 (50.00%) IDERA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) RedGate
1 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Nuix
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle