Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 394 481 461
Rank change year-on-year +87 -20 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 555 355 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.60% 0.43% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.50% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 217 321
England median daily rate £525 £500 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% -3.00%
10th Percentile £369 £337 £325
90th Percentile £675 £653 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £485
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
England median hourly rate - £25.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.38% +89.13%
UK median hourly rate £24.55 £25.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -3.73% -41.38% +89.13%

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 79,025 70,610 81,729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.86% 84.77% 84.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,476 46,579 54,420
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,082 1,901 2,103
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £23.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +7.76% +8.41%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.40 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.25 £50.20
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +8 290 £550 +4.76% 54
South East +9 100 £538 +13.16% 23
North of England +22 73 £509 +27.25% 9
Midlands +17 51 £413 -15.82% 17
North West 0 37 £550 +37.50% 4
West Midlands -4 37 £388 -19.27% 12
Yorkshire +6 30 £450 +20.00% 2
South West +19 29 £450 -20.00% 3
East Midlands +2 14 £425 -13.27% 5
East of England +2 9 £550 +29.41% 1
North East +16 7 £650 +136.36% 3
Data Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 199 (35.86%) Data Quality
2 187 (33.69%) Data Management
3 178 (32.07%) Data Modelling
4 167 (30.09%) Business Intelligence
5 156 (28.11%) Analytics
6 142 (25.59%) Finance
7 136 (24.50%) Data Architecture
8 124 (22.34%) SQL
8 124 (22.34%) Big Data
9 119 (21.44%) GDPR
10 118 (21.26%) Data Warehouse
11 102 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
12 98 (17.66%) Analytical Skills
13 83 (14.95%) ETL
14 80 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
14 80 (14.41%) Hadoop
15 76 (13.69%) Oracle
16 75 (13.51%) Master Data Management
17 74 (13.33%) Data Analysis
18 72 (12.97%) Data Integration
19 70 (12.61%) SQL Server
20 68 (12.25%) Microsoft
21 67 (12.07%) Visualisation
22 64 (11.53%) Metadata Management
23 63 (11.35%) Management Information System
24 58 (10.45%) Tableau
25 57 (10.27%) Data Strategy
26 56 (10.09%) Migration
26 56 (10.09%) Data Protection
27 53 (9.55%) Data Security

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 35 (6.31%) SAS
2 34 (6.13%) Apache Spark
3 25 (4.50%) SharePoint
4 20 (3.60%) Apache Pig
5 18 (3.24%) Apache
6 7 (1.26%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.08%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.54%) Confluence
8 3 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.36%) CMS
9 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (4.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.54%) SPSS
6 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.18%) Revit
Business Applications
1 11 (1.98%) Markit EDM
1 11 (1.98%) SAP MDG
2 7 (1.26%) Eloqua
3 5 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.72%) SAP MDM
5 3 (0.54%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.36%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.18%) Magento
7 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.18%) Primavera
7 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.18%) SAP MDG-F
7 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 53 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.34%) Amazon EMR
4 11 (1.98%) Amazon Kinesis
4 11 (1.98%) Office 365
5 10 (1.80%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (1.80%) Serverless
6 9 (1.62%) Amazon S3
7 8 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (1.08%) IaaS
8 6 (1.08%) iPaaS
8 6 (1.08%) PaaS
9 5 (0.90%) Azure Data Factory
9 5 (0.90%) SaaS
10 4 (0.72%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 2 (0.36%) BlueKai
11 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.16%) SMS
2 7 (1.26%) Skype
3 4 (0.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (22.34%) Big Data
2 118 (21.26%) Data Warehouse
3 80 (14.41%) Hadoop
4 70 (12.61%) SQL Server
5 48 (8.65%) Apache Hive
6 46 (8.29%) Relational Database
7 37 (6.67%) NoSQL
8 36 (6.49%) BusinessObjects
8 36 (6.49%) Data Lake
9 31 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
10 29 (5.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 26 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 22 (3.96%) MySQL
12 22 (3.96%) Power BI
13 21 (3.78%) Data Mining
13 21 (3.78%) Pentaho
13 21 (3.78%) QlikView
14 16 (2.88%) HBase
14 16 (2.88%) MongoDB
14 16 (2.88%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (4.14%) ERwin
2 15 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 13 (2.34%) Git (software)
4 11 (1.98%) JIRA
5 9 (1.62%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.44%) Subversion
6 8 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (0.72%) GitLab
7 4 (0.72%) Maven
8 3 (0.54%) Toad
9 2 (0.36%) Hudson
10 1 (0.18%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.18%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.18%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 142 (25.59%) Finance
2 50 (9.01%) Marketing
3 38 (6.85%) Banking
4 37 (6.67%) Legal
5 31 (5.59%) Retail
6 10 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.26%) Law
8 6 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.90%) Billing
9 5 (0.90%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.90%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.54%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Back Office
11 2 (0.36%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.36%) French Language
11 2 (0.36%) Front Office
11 2 (0.36%) German Language
11 2 (0.36%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 142 (25.59%) Architect
2 137 (24.68%) Analyst
3 107 (19.28%) Data Architect
4 69 (12.43%) Data Analyst
5 61 (10.99%) Developer
6 55 (9.91%) Business Analyst
7 45 (8.11%) Data Manager
8 41 (7.39%) Project Manager
9 33 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
10 29 (5.23%) Consultant
10 29 (5.23%) Data Business Analyst
11 28 (5.05%) Data Engineer
12 26 (4.68%) Governance Manager
13 24 (4.32%) Data Governance Analyst
13 24 (4.32%) Data Governance Manager
13 24 (4.32%) Governance Analyst
14 22 (3.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 22 (3.96%) Data Consultant
15 17 (3.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 14 (2.52%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.32%) XML
2 19 (3.42%) Kafka
3 10 (1.80%) AngularJS
4 9 (1.62%) JSON
5 8 (1.44%) CNTK
5 8 (1.44%) HTML
5 8 (1.44%) MXNet
5 8 (1.44%) TensorFlow
5 8 (1.44%) Theano
5 8 (1.44%) Velocity
6 7 (1.26%) HTML5
7 6 (1.08%) Middleware
7 6 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (1.08%) Web Services
7 6 (1.08%) XSD
8 5 (0.90%) Flask
8 5 (0.90%) MDX
8 5 (0.90%) React
9 4 (0.72%) Sass
9 4 (0.72%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 98 (17.66%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (11.35%) Management Information System
3 35 (6.31%) Data Structures
4 24 (4.32%) Reference Data
5 17 (3.06%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.16%) User Experience
8 8 (1.44%) Credit Risk
8 8 (1.44%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.26%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.26%) Derivative
10 6 (1.08%) Equities
10 6 (1.08%) Fintech
10 6 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.08%) Taxonomies
11 5 (0.90%) Clustering
11 5 (0.90%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.98%) Unix
1 11 (1.98%) Windows
2 3 (0.54%) Linux
3 1 (0.18%) Android
3 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (33.69%) Data Management
2 178 (32.07%) Data Modelling
3 167 (30.09%) Business Intelligence
4 156 (28.11%) Analytics
5 136 (24.50%) Data Architecture
6 102 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
7 83 (14.95%) ETL
8 80 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 75 (13.51%) Master Data Management
10 74 (13.33%) Data Analysis
11 72 (12.97%) Data Integration
12 67 (12.07%) Visualisation
13 64 (11.53%) Metadata Management
14 57 (10.27%) Data Strategy
15 56 (10.09%) Data Protection
15 56 (10.09%) Migration
16 53 (9.55%) Data Security
17 42 (7.57%) Business Analysis
18 41 (7.39%) Project Management
19 40 (7.21%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 124 (22.34%) SQL
2 34 (6.13%) Python
3 26 (4.68%) Java
4 23 (4.14%) C
5 21 (3.78%) Scala
6 20 (3.60%) JavaScript
7 14 (2.52%) PL/SQL
7 14 (2.52%) VBA
8 13 (2.34%) R
8 13 (2.34%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.90%) C#
10 4 (0.72%) Java 8
11 3 (0.54%) C++
11 3 (0.54%) ES6
11 3 (0.54%) Go
11 3 (0.54%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.36%) VB
13 1 (0.18%) ABAP
13 1 (0.18%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 30 (5.41%) Degree
1 30 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 27 (4.86%) SC Cleared
3 10 (1.80%) CISSP
4 8 (1.44%) CISM
4 8 (1.44%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.08%) CISA
7 4 (0.72%) CRISC
7 4 (0.72%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.72%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.72%) PMP
8 3 (0.54%) ISEB
8 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.36%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.18%) ISACA
10 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.18%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.18%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (35.86%) Data Quality
2 119 (21.44%) GDPR
3 15 (2.70%) QA
4 7 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.72%) PMO
7 4 (0.72%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.54%) GCP
8 3 (0.54%) IFRS
8 3 (0.54%) ISO 20022
9 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.36%) MiFID
10 1 (0.18%) PSD2
10 1 (0.18%) SEPA
System Software
1 16 (2.88%) Apache Flume
2 9 (1.62%) Docker
2 9 (1.62%) HDFS
3 7 (1.26%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 19 (3.42%) Oozie
2 7 (1.26%) Single Sign-On
3 6 (1.08%) Consul
3 6 (1.08%) Packer
3 6 (1.08%) Terraform
4 4 (0.72%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 76 (13.69%) Oracle
2 68 (12.25%) Microsoft
3 58 (10.45%) Tableau
4 51 (9.19%) SAP
5 40 (7.21%) Talend
6 39 (7.03%) Informatica
7 16 (2.88%) Alteryx
8 14 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (2.52%) Teradata
9 13 (2.34%) CA
10 11 (1.98%) Cloudera
10 11 (1.98%) IBM
11 10 (1.80%) Ab Initio
11 10 (1.80%) Google
12 8 (1.44%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (1.08%) Adobe
14 5 (0.90%) Cognos
14 5 (0.90%) Netezza
15 4 (0.72%) Charles River
15 4 (0.72%) Sybase