Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 218 214
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 +17
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 26 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.52% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 23
City of London median daily rate £529 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.32% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £458 £363 £383
90th Percentile £597 £690 £711
Central London median daily rate £516 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -1.67% +5.00% -
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 6,165 6,401 5,795
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.37% 89.57% 88.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,856 5,104 4,581
City of London median daily rate £513 £510 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +7.37% -
10th Percentile £325 £325 £318
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 61 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.80% -6.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.30 £13.75
90th Percentile £34.40 £31.00 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 16 December 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) Finance
3 11 (42.31%) PRINCE2
4 9 (34.62%) C#
4 9 (34.62%) Project Management
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) PMI Certification
5 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 7 (26.92%) Client Onboarding
6 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 6 (23.08%) Banking
6 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (23.08%) PMP
7 5 (19.23%) PMO
8 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
8 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
8 3 (11.54%) .NET
9 2 (7.69%) ITIL
9 2 (7.69%) PMI
9 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.69%) Publishing
9 2 (7.69%) Migration
9 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
9 2 (7.69%) Matrix Management
9 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
9 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
9 2 (7.69%) Front Office
9 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (7.69%) Dependency Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.69%) Front Office
4 2 (7.69%) Publishing
5 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Law
5 1 (3.85%) Legal
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Angular Developer
2 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Banking Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Report Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Applications Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.69%) PMI
2 1 (3.85%) Equities
2 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) PRINCE2
3 9 (34.62%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) Client Onboarding
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.69%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (7.69%) Dependency Management
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) Matrix Management
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.85%) Change Control
8 1 (3.85%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (3.85%) Proactive Monitoring
8 1 (3.85%) Programme Delivery
8 1 (3.85%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) PMI Certification
2 6 (23.08%) PMP
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix
2 1 (3.85%) Intapp
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) Sophos