The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 3 months to 26 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.

Information Technology Governance
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 158 202
Rank change year-on-year -9 +44  
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.060% 0.21% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.25% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Median daily rate £575 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +40.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -17.50% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.23 £8.50
% change year-on-year - +185.00%  

IT 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 2925 2856 4712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.16% 85.89% 81.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2250 2341 3708
Median daily rate £500 £475 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60%  
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 56
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 £15.07
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%  

IT Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Governance in the City of London

IT 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 IT Governance in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for IT Governance.

1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (25.00%) P3O
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (25.00%) Cost Transparency
2 1 (25.00%) Concur
2 1 (25.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) DSDM
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) EAM

IT 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 1 (25.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) PMO Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) PMO Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Architect
1 1 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) DSDM
2 1 (25.00%) EAM
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) P3O
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Concur
1 1 (25.00%) Kronos
1 1 (25.00%) SAP