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 25 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
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 155 178
Rank change year-on-year +26 +23  
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 34 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.04% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.39% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 21
Median daily rate £600 £625 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +38.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £462 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £760 £575
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 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 2887 2854 4724
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.15% 85.89% 81.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2218 2339 3709
Median daily rate £500 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 57
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.20 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 25 June 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 29 (56.86%) Data Management
2 16 (31.37%) Data Modelling
3 14 (27.45%) Data Quality
4 13 (25.49%) Asset Management
5 12 (23.53%) Investment Management
5 12 (23.53%) Hedge funds
5 12 (23.53%) SQL
5 12 (23.53%) Markit EDM
5 12 (23.53%) GDPR
6 11 (21.57%) Finance
6 11 (21.57%) Data Analysis
7 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (15.69%) Charles River
9 7 (13.73%) Banking
9 7 (13.73%) SimCorp
9 7 (13.73%) SimCorp Dimension
9 7 (13.73%) Data Architecture
9 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (11.76%) Master Data Management
10 6 (11.76%) Data Integration
10 6 (11.76%) Data Protection
10 6 (11.76%) Degree
10 6 (11.76%) Legal
11 5 (9.80%) SAP
11 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (9.80%) MiFID
11 5 (9.80%) Analytics
11 5 (9.80%) Data Strategy
12 4 (7.84%) SmartCo
12 4 (7.84%) Metadata Management

Data Governance
Co-occurring 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 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.92%) Confluence
2 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Markit EDM
2 7 (13.73%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (1.96%) PolarLake
3 1 (1.96%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (1.96%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (1.96%) Data Lake Analytics
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.84%) Big Data
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.96%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.96%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.96%) DB2
5 1 (1.96%) HDInsight
5 1 (1.96%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.96%) MS Access
5 1 (1.96%) Power BI
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (3.92%) ERwin
3 1 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.96%) XMLSpy
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
3 6 (11.76%) Legal
4 3 (5.88%) Front Office
5 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Retail
6 1 (1.96%) Marketing
6 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (58.82%) Analyst
2 25 (49.02%) Data Analyst
3 12 (23.53%) Architect
4 8 (15.69%) Data Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Data Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Data Quality Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Market Data Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Quality Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Business Data Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Business Process Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Data Modeller
8 2 (3.92%) Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Process Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (3.92%) FpML
2 1 (1.96%) REST
2 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Hedge funds
2 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Reference Data
4 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.92%) Derivative
6 1 (1.96%) Equities
6 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Data Management
2 16 (31.37%) Data Modelling
3 13 (25.49%) Asset Management
4 12 (23.53%) Investment Management
5 11 (21.57%) Data Analysis
6 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (13.73%) Data Architecture
8 6 (11.76%) Data Integration
8 6 (11.76%) Data Protection
8 6 (11.76%) Master Data Management
9 5 (9.80%) Analytics
9 5 (9.80%) Data Strategy
10 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
10 4 (7.84%) ETL
10 4 (7.84%) Metadata Management
10 4 (7.84%) Workflow
11 3 (5.88%) Business Development
11 3 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
11 3 (5.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.96%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) Data Quality
2 12 (23.53%) GDPR
3 5 (9.80%) MiFID
4 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
5 2 (3.92%) Solvency II
6 1 (1.96%) ISO 20022
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Charles River
2 7 (13.73%) SimCorp
3 5 (9.80%) SAP
4 4 (7.84%) Informatica
4 4 (7.84%) SmartCo
5 3 (5.88%) Fidessa
5 3 (5.88%) IBM
5 3 (5.88%) ION Trading
5 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle
7 1 (1.96%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.96%) CA
7 1 (1.96%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.96%) Embarcadero
7 1 (1.96%) Sybase
7 1 (1.96%) Talend
7 1 (1.96%) Trillium
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