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 29 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.

Information Technology Governance
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 154 184
Rank change year-on-year -5 +30  
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 3 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.098% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £550 £600 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +24.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £506 £405
% change year-on-year -20.49% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00

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 2628 2969 4223
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.55% 87.71% 82.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2060 2378 3263
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 £344 £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 23 28 34
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -2.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

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

IT Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Governance in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) P3O
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Cost Transparency
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Legal

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Cost Transparency
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) P3O