Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Project Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Governance over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 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.

Project Governance
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 204 221
Rank change year-on-year -30 +17 +14
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 27 40 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.61% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.68% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 17
City of London median daily rate £575 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £477 £363 £354
90th Percentile £745 £625 £636
Central London median daily rate £520 £525 £456
% change year-on-year -0.95% +15.07% -8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,148 5,873 5,968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.29% 88.88% 87.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,865 4,541 4,804
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £473
% change year-on-year - +5.82% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 55 44
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.54 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.96% +2.70% -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.29 £13.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £28.99 £31.20 £45.97
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.85 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.80% -5.75% -4.76%

Project Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Project Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Project Governance in the City of London

Project 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 Project Governance in the City of London.

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

Project Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Governance in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Project Governance.

1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Project Management
4 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
4 7 (25.93%) C#
4 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
4 7 (25.93%) Client Onboarding
5 6 (22.22%) PMI Certification
6 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
7 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) PMP
7 4 (14.81%) PMO
8 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.11%) Degree
8 3 (11.11%) Change Control
8 3 (11.11%) Decision-Making
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (11.11%) Publishing
9 2 (7.41%) Law
9 2 (7.41%) Legal
9 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
9 2 (7.41%) Service Management
9 2 (7.41%) ITIL
9 2 (7.41%) PMI
9 2 (7.41%) Intapp
9 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills

Project 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) G Suite
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) FTP
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
1 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
General
1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Publishing
3 2 (7.41%) Law
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Back Office
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Project Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Angular Developer
2 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) PMO Lead
5 2 (7.41%) Transition Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Transition Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Data Integration Architect
6 1 (3.70%) ETL Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.41%) PMI
2 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) SWIFT
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Project Management
3 7 (25.93%) Client Onboarding
3 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
6 3 (11.11%) Change Control
6 3 (11.11%) Decision-Making
6 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.41%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) ETL
8 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
8 1 (3.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) C#
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 4 (14.81%) PMP
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) CBAP
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) COBIT
2 1 (3.70%) IFRS
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Intapp
3 1 (3.70%) Axway
3 1 (3.70%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Sophos