Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Data Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Governance over the 6 months to 16 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.

Data Governance
UK > England
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 437 443 479
Rank change year-on-year +6 +36 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 495 407 461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.46% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.54% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 290 312
England median daily rate £500 £525 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +0.48% +4.50%
10th Percentile £359 £363 £363
90th Percentile £700 £700 £676
UK median daily rate £500 £525 £520
% change year-on-year -4.76% +0.96% +8.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 13
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -27.59% -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year +11.11% -22.70% -

Data 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80,623 75,637 85,743
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.32% 85.76% 85.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,688 49,933 57,204
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,175 1,877 2,060
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.51% - +8.60%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.71
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.49 £23.50
% change year-on-year -14.23% +4.19% +8.47%

Data Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Data Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance in England

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Governance in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Governance in England

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance in England over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Governance in England

Data Governance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Governance in England

Data Governance
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance within the England region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 260 £500 -13.04% 50
South East +31 101 £550 +29.41% 25
North of England -17 50 £528 +1.69% 18
Midlands +13 41 £425 -15.00% 17
North West -22 31 £550 -7.56% 8
South West +3 28 £475 -5.00% 5
West Midlands -7 28 £450 -1.64% 14
East of England -3 16 £475 +13.10% 9
Yorkshire -21 16 £425 -30.33% 9
East Midlands +3 13 £425 -19.05% 3
North East -7 4 £658 +7.79% 1
Data Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 England region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 211 (42.63%) Data Quality
2 156 (31.52%) Data Management
3 155 (31.31%) Analytics
4 154 (31.11%) Data Warehouse
5 152 (30.71%) Business Intelligence
6 149 (30.10%) Data Modelling
7 137 (27.68%) Finance
8 122 (24.65%) SQL
9 120 (24.24%) Data Architecture
10 101 (20.40%) Big Data
11 92 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
12 91 (18.38%) ETL
13 84 (16.97%) Oracle
14 79 (15.96%) Stakeholder Management
15 77 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
16 76 (15.35%) Hadoop
17 75 (15.15%) Data Integration
18 71 (14.34%) Data Analysis
19 68 (13.74%) SQL Server
19 68 (13.74%) Master Data Management
20 62 (12.53%) GDPR
21 61 (12.32%) Migration
21 61 (12.32%) Visualisation
21 61 (12.32%) Tableau
22 59 (11.92%) Metadata Management
23 55 (11.11%) Data Strategy
24 52 (10.51%) Microsoft
25 49 (9.90%) Relational Database
26 47 (9.49%) Data Security
26 47 (9.49%) Management Information System

Data Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 32 (6.46%) Apache Spark
2 31 (6.26%) SAS
3 21 (4.24%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.22%) Apache
4 11 (2.22%) Apache Pig
5 8 (1.62%) Confluence
6 6 (1.21%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.81%) CMS
8 3 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.20%) IIS
9 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (5.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.40%) SPSS
5 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.20%) Revit
5 1 (0.20%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 11 (2.22%) SAP MDG
2 7 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.61%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.40%) BPCS
7 2 (0.40%) FastStats
7 2 (0.40%) Movex
7 2 (0.40%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.20%) Infor SunSystems
8 1 (0.20%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.20%) Primavera
8 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (6.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.43%) Amazon EMR
4 10 (2.02%) Amazon Kinesis
5 9 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (1.82%) Serverless
6 7 (1.41%) Amazon S3
6 7 (1.41%) Office 365
7 6 (1.21%) iPaaS
7 6 (1.21%) PaaS
8 5 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
8 5 (1.01%) IaaS
9 4 (0.81%) SaaS
10 2 (0.40%) BlueKai
10 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.20%) Boomi
11 1 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.42%) SMS
2 2 (0.40%) Skype
3 1 (0.20%) Firewall
3 1 (0.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (31.11%) Data Warehouse
2 101 (20.40%) Big Data
3 76 (15.35%) Hadoop
4 68 (13.74%) SQL Server
5 49 (9.90%) Relational Database
6 43 (8.69%) Apache Hive
7 42 (8.48%) Data Lake
8 34 (6.87%) Power BI
9 32 (6.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 30 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
11 27 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (4.04%) NoSQL
13 18 (3.64%) Data Mining
13 18 (3.64%) OLAP
13 18 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (3.23%) MongoDB
14 16 (3.23%) RDBMS
15 14 (2.83%) HBase
16 13 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
16 13 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (5.25%) ERwin
2 10 (2.02%) JIRA
3 5 (1.01%) GitLab
4 4 (0.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.81%) Maven
4 4 (0.81%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.61%) Toad
6 1 (0.20%) ER Studio
6 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.20%) LSMW
6 1 (0.20%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.20%) Subversion
6 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 137 (27.68%) Finance
2 43 (8.69%) Retail
3 34 (6.87%) Marketing
4 31 (6.26%) Banking
5 17 (3.43%) Legal
6 10 (2.02%) Publishing
7 7 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.21%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.01%) Law
9 5 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.81%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.61%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.40%) Billing
13 1 (0.20%) Back Office
13 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.20%) French Language
13 1 (0.20%) Front Office
13 1 (0.20%) German Language
13 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 116 (23.43%) Architect
2 110 (22.22%) Analyst
3 99 (20.00%) Data Architect
4 66 (13.33%) Developer
5 54 (10.91%) Business Analyst
6 50 (10.10%) Data Analyst
7 35 (7.07%) Data Business Analyst
7 35 (7.07%) Project Manager
8 31 (6.26%) Data Manager
9 22 (4.44%) Governance Analyst
10 21 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (4.04%) Consultant
12 19 (3.84%) Data Engineer
13 16 (3.23%) Governance Manager
14 14 (2.83%) Data Governance Analyst
14 14 (2.83%) Data Governance Manager
15 13 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 13 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Manager
15 13 (2.63%) Data Consultant
15 13 (2.63%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.04%) XML
2 17 (3.43%) Kafka
3 11 (2.22%) AngularJS
4 9 (1.82%) RESTful
5 8 (1.62%) HTML
5 8 (1.62%) HTML5
6 7 (1.41%) JSON
7 6 (1.21%) Lucene
7 6 (1.21%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (1.21%) React
8 5 (1.01%) MDX
8 5 (1.01%) Middleware
8 5 (1.01%) Web Services
9 4 (0.81%) CSS
9 4 (0.81%) Ehcache
9 4 (0.81%) JDBC
9 4 (0.81%) Redux
9 4 (0.81%) Sass
9 4 (0.81%) Spring
10 3 (0.61%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 77 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (9.49%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.85%) Data Structures
4 21 (4.24%) Reference Data
5 15 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (2.22%) Algorithms
9 10 (2.02%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.21%) Clustering
10 6 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.21%) NHS
10 6 (1.21%) Taxonomies
11 5 (1.01%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.01%) Equities
12 4 (0.81%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.81%) User Experience
12 4 (0.81%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.61%) Blog
13 3 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.24%) Unix
2 14 (2.83%) Linux
2 14 (2.83%) Windows
3 7 (1.41%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.21%) Solaris
5 3 (0.61%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (31.52%) Data Management
2 155 (31.31%) Analytics
3 152 (30.71%) Business Intelligence
4 149 (30.10%) Data Modelling
5 120 (24.24%) Data Architecture
6 92 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (18.38%) ETL
8 79 (15.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 75 (15.15%) Data Integration
10 71 (14.34%) Data Analysis
11 68 (13.74%) Master Data Management
12 61 (12.32%) Migration
12 61 (12.32%) Visualisation
13 59 (11.92%) Metadata Management
14 55 (11.11%) Data Strategy
15 47 (9.49%) Data Security
16 46 (9.29%) Business Analysis
17 45 (9.09%) Data Migration
18 36 (7.27%) Decision-Making
19 35 (7.07%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 122 (24.65%) SQL
2 28 (5.66%) Python
3 22 (4.44%) Java
4 16 (3.23%) R
5 14 (2.83%) Shell Script
5 14 (2.83%) VBA
6 13 (2.63%) C
7 12 (2.42%) JavaScript
7 12 (2.42%) T-SQL
8 10 (2.02%) Scala
9 9 (1.82%) MATLAB
9 9 (1.82%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.21%) C#
11 4 (0.81%) ES6
11 4 (0.81%) Java 8
12 2 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.20%) C++
13 1 (0.20%) Go
13 1 (0.20%) Prolog
13 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (5.25%) Security Cleared
2 24 (4.85%) Degree
3 23 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.81%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.61%) APMP
7 2 (0.40%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.40%) PMP
7 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.20%) CISSP
8 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.20%) ISACA
8 1 (0.20%) ISEB
8 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (42.63%) Data Quality
2 62 (12.53%) GDPR
3 17 (3.43%) QA
4 5 (1.01%) SLA
5 3 (0.61%) GCP
5 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.40%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.40%) PMO
6 2 (0.40%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.20%) IFRS
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.20%) MiFID
7 1 (0.20%) SEPA
System Software
1 17 (3.43%) Apache Flume
2 14 (2.83%) HDFS
3 8 (1.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (1.01%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.40%) Docker
6 1 (0.20%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (3.64%) Oozie
2 6 (1.21%) Consul
2 6 (1.21%) Packer
2 6 (1.21%) Terraform
3 2 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 84 (16.97%) Oracle
2 61 (12.32%) Tableau
3 52 (10.51%) Microsoft
4 45 (9.09%) Talend
5 41 (8.28%) Informatica
5 41 (8.28%) SAP
6 23 (4.65%) Teradata
7 18 (3.64%) Alteryx
8 16 (3.23%) IBM
9 15 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (2.83%) Ab Initio
11 13 (2.63%) Cloudera
12 10 (2.02%) Google
12 10 (2.02%) Netezza
13 9 (1.82%) CA
14 7 (1.41%) RapidMiner
15 4 (0.81%) Cognos
15 4 (0.81%) Sybase
16 3 (0.61%) Databricks
16 3 (0.61%) Remedy