The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Governance
London / City of London
Rank 138 134 167
Rank change year-on-year -4 +33  
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 17 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.72% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.82% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 19
Median daily rate £550 £563 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £471 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £660 £950
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2579 2920 4265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.54% 87.79% 82.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2032 2333 3294
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.89 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.40% +2.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Data Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Governance in the City of London

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Governance in the City of London

Data Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 21 (58.33%) Data Management
2 13 (36.11%) Data Modelling
3 11 (30.56%) Finance
4 10 (27.78%) Investment Management
5 9 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 9 (25.00%) Banking
5 9 (25.00%) Data Quality
5 9 (25.00%) Master Data Management
6 8 (22.22%) Analytics
6 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (22.22%) ETL
6 8 (22.22%) SQL
7 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
7 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (19.44%) Data Architecture
7 7 (19.44%) Data Integration
8 6 (16.67%) Solvency II
8 6 (16.67%) Business Development
8 6 (16.67%) Degree
8 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (13.89%) Informatica
9 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
9 5 (13.89%) Reference Data
9 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
9 5 (13.89%) Tableau
10 4 (11.11%) Retail
10 4 (11.11%) QlikView
10 4 (11.11%) Data Mining
10 4 (11.11%) SAS

Data Governance
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (11.11%) SAS
2 2 (5.56%) Confluence
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.11%) SPSS
2 2 (5.56%) MS Project
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Markit EDM
2 2 (5.56%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (2.78%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (2.78%) Data Lake Analytics
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 4 (11.11%) QlikView
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) Big Data
3 3 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (8.33%) OLAP
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.56%) Data Mart
4 2 (5.56%) DataStage
4 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (5.56%) Pentaho
4 2 (5.56%) Spotfire
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) DB2
5 1 (2.78%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) ERwin
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Retail
4 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.78%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Architect
2 9 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Data Architect
4 7 (19.44%) Data Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Data Governance Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 2 (5.56%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Business Information Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Governance Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) MI Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) REST
1 2 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.78%) FpML
2 1 (2.78%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Reference Data
3 3 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 3 (8.33%) Hedge funds
4 2 (5.56%) Equities
4 2 (5.56%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.78%) Derivative
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Data Management
2 13 (36.11%) Data Modelling
3 10 (27.78%) Investment Management
4 9 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 9 (25.00%) Master Data Management
5 8 (22.22%) Analytics
5 8 (22.22%) ETL
6 7 (19.44%) Data Architecture
6 7 (19.44%) Data Integration
6 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (16.67%) Business Development
7 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
8 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
9 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Data Conversion
9 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management
9 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
9 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) C++
3 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.56%) R
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 6 (16.67%) Solvency II
3 3 (8.33%) GDPR
3 3 (8.33%) MiFID
4 1 (2.78%) AIFMD
4 1 (2.78%) EMIR
4 1 (2.78%) FATCA
4 1 (2.78%) IFRS
4 1 (2.78%) IFRS 9
4 1 (2.78%) ISO20022
4 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Informatica
2 5 (13.89%) Tableau
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (8.33%) Ab Initio
4 3 (8.33%) Charles River
4 3 (8.33%) Cognos
4 3 (8.33%) IBM
4 3 (8.33%) SAP
4 3 (8.33%) Teradata
5 2 (5.56%) DataFlux
5 2 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (5.56%) Netezza
5 2 (5.56%) SimCorp
6 1 (2.78%) Alteryx
6 1 (2.78%) CA
6 1 (2.78%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.78%) Embarcadero
6 1 (2.78%) Talend
6 1 (2.78%) Trillium
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