Period
to 20 September 2021

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 20 September 2021 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
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 156 111 204
Rank change year-on-year -45 +93 +41
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 15 4 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.23% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.26% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 24
10th Percentile £383 £335 £425
25th Percentile £474 £388 £512
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £675 £500 £575
Median % change year-on-year +35.00% -13.04% +5.02%
75th Percentile £706 £529 £641
90th Percentile £739 £532 £709
Central London median daily rate £675 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +35.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 3,266 1,544 5,668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.55% 89.04% 90.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,416 1,129 4,484
10th Percentile £363 £313 £338
25th Percentile £460 £416 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £513 £525
Median % change year-on-year +7.32% -2.38% +3.96%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £600
90th Percentile £738 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £513 £520
% change year-on-year +7.32% -1.44% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 33 68
10th Percentile £11.15 £14.60 £11.25
25th Percentile £16.07 £17.50 £12.04
Median hourly rate £27.75 £35.50 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -21.83% +115.15% -11.76%
75th Percentile £38.50 £46.00 £23.56
90th Percentile £63.25 £51.55 £45.41
Central London median hourly rate £26.00 £34.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -24.64% +81.58% +1.60%

Project Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Project Governance as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Project Governance in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Project Governance in the City of London

Project Governance
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Project Governance in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Project Governance in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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 13 (86.67%) Project Management
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 9 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (60.00%) Project Delivery
3 9 (60.00%) Social Skills
4 8 (53.33%) Matrix Organization
4 8 (53.33%) IaaS
5 7 (46.67%) QA
5 7 (46.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (46.67%) Business Case
6 6 (40.00%) Influencing Skills
6 6 (40.00%) PMO
6 6 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 6 (40.00%) PMP
7 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 5 (33.33%) Emotional Intelligence
8 4 (26.67%) Migration
9 3 (20.00%) Azure
9 3 (20.00%) Middleware
10 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 2 (13.33%) Presales
10 2 (13.33%) PowerHA
10 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
10 2 (13.33%) PaaS
10 2 (13.33%) APMP
10 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft 365
10 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

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 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) IaaS
2 3 (20.00%) Azure
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (13.33%) PaaS
4 1 (6.67%) GitHub
4 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) FTP
1 2 (13.33%) NAS
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (6.67%) Protractor
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Social Skills
3 6 (40.00%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Front Office
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Project Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Finance Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Finance Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft 365 Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft 365 Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Designer
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Salesforce Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) CSS3
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) NgRx
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) RESTful
2 1 (6.67%) Sass
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) AS400
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) iSeries
1 2 (13.33%) LPAR
1 2 (13.33%) PMI
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Project Management
2 9 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (60.00%) Project Delivery
3 8 (53.33%) Matrix Organization
4 7 (46.67%) Business Case
4 7 (46.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 6 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 5 (33.33%) Emotional Intelligence
6 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (26.67%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
8 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 2 (13.33%) Presales
9 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (6.67%) DevOps
9 1 (6.67%) Traceability Matrix
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) PMP
2 2 (13.33%) APMP
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
2 6 (40.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix
1 2 (13.33%) IBM
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com