Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for IT Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IT Governance over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Information Technology Governance
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 98 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - +93
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.60% 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Cheshire median daily rate £525 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
North West median daily rate £650 £500 -
% change year-on-year +30.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

IT Governance is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1122 1276 1769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 84.17% 86.33% 84.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 914 1164
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.60% +9.35%
10th Percentile £263 £241 £275
90th Percentile £619 £613 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 32 58
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.64 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.82% +12.24% -5.41%
10th Percentile £11.03 £13.00 £12.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £38.93 £35.75
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.89% -23.00% +64.97%

IT Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing IT Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Governance in Cheshire

IT Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Governance in Cheshire

IT Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Governance in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Governance in Cheshire

IT Governance
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Governance within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +24 7 £525 -
IT Governance
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IT 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for IT Governance.

1 7 (87.50%) Risk Management
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) SFIA
3 4 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) CISM
4 3 (37.50%) CISSP
4 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
4 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
5 2 (25.00%) Information Management
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation

IT Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Manager
2 3 (37.50%) CISSP Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Planning Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (25.00%) Social Media
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Risk Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (50.00%) SFIA
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (25.00%) Information Management
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISM
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) VMware