Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 467 418 451
Rank change year-on-year -49 +33 +43
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 429 486 494
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.53% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.62% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 350 321
England median daily rate £500 £545 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.26% +3.81% +9.38%
10th Percentile £371 £349 £375
90th Percentile £738 £714 £750
UK median daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 11
England median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.64% +126.92% -17.56%
10th Percentile £28.75 £20.95 £12.21
90th Percentile £47.50 £73.25 £20.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year +18.64% +122.64% -15.98%

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 81,416 78,525 83,399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.24% 85.92% 85.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,353 52,544 55,556
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £644 £631 £606
UK median daily rate £454 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,177 1,846 2,212
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.82 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.39% +10.31% +3.97%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.97%

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 22 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance in England over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 October 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 -50 223 £500 -16.67% 68
South East +1 80 £500 +17.65% 23
North of England -51 42 £550 +4.76% 15
Midlands -18 35 £495 +13.68% 13
South West -15 30 £475 +5.56% 15
West Midlands -9 25 £495 +16.35% 11
East of England +17 21 £488 +2.63% 7
North West -35 21 £563 -6.25% 9
Yorkshire -28 16 £505 -17.21% 5
East Midlands +14 10 £475 -13.64% 2
North East +6 8 £658 +7.79% 1
Data Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 169 (39.39%) Data Quality
2 126 (29.37%) Analytics
3 124 (28.90%) Business Intelligence
4 123 (28.67%) SQL
5 121 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
6 115 (26.81%) Data Management
7 111 (25.87%) Finance
8 108 (25.17%) Data Modelling
9 86 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
10 85 (19.81%) Data Architecture
11 76 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
12 75 (17.48%) Big Data
13 73 (17.02%) Data Analysis
14 71 (16.55%) ETL
15 67 (15.62%) Hadoop
16 62 (14.45%) Data Integration
17 61 (14.22%) Stakeholder Management
18 58 (13.52%) Oracle
18 58 (13.52%) Master Data Management
19 51 (11.89%) Migration
20 50 (11.66%) SQL Server
20 50 (11.66%) Microsoft
20 50 (11.66%) Visualisation
21 49 (11.42%) Tableau
22 48 (11.19%) Data Strategy
23 45 (10.49%) GDPR
24 44 (10.26%) Relational Database
25 42 (9.79%) Metadata Management
25 42 (9.79%) Business Analysis
25 42 (9.79%) 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 31 (7.23%) SAS
2 26 (6.06%) Apache Spark
3 15 (3.50%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.33%) Confluence
5 6 (1.40%) Apache
6 5 (1.17%) Apache Pig
7 4 (0.93%) CMS
8 2 (0.47%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.47%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.23%) IIS
9 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (4.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.23%) Shockwave
6 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (3.50%) SAP MDG
2 6 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.70%) FastStats
5 3 (0.70%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.70%) SAP SCM
6 2 (0.47%) BPCS
6 2 (0.47%) Movex
6 2 (0.47%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.23%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 41 (9.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.10%) Amazon EMR
3 9 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (1.86%) Azure Data Factory
5 7 (1.63%) Office 365
5 7 (1.63%) Serverless
6 6 (1.40%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (1.17%) PaaS
8 4 (0.93%) iPaaS
9 2 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.47%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.47%) IaaS
9 2 (0.47%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.47%) SaaS
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.23%) Trello
10 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.63%) SMS
2 1 (0.23%) Firewall
2 1 (0.23%) Internet
2 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.23%) Skype
2 1 (0.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
2 75 (17.48%) Big Data
3 67 (15.62%) Hadoop
4 50 (11.66%) SQL Server
5 44 (10.26%) Relational Database
6 40 (9.32%) Apache Hive
7 34 (7.93%) Data Lake
8 26 (6.06%) Power BI
9 22 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (4.90%) RDBMS
11 20 (4.66%) BusinessObjects
12 18 (4.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 17 (3.96%) NoSQL
14 13 (3.03%) MongoDB
15 12 (2.80%) HBase
15 12 (2.80%) IBM InfoSphere
16 11 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
17 10 (2.33%) HDInsight
17 10 (2.33%) MySQL
18 9 (2.10%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 31 (7.23%) ERwin
2 14 (3.26%) JIRA
3 6 (1.40%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.17%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.17%) Toad
4 5 (1.17%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.47%) Hudson
6 1 (0.23%) ER Studio
6 1 (0.23%) GitLab
6 1 (0.23%) LSMW
General
1 111 (25.87%) Finance
2 39 (9.09%) Retail
3 25 (5.83%) Marketing
4 21 (4.90%) Banking
5 16 (3.73%) Legal
6 12 (2.80%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.33%) Publishing
8 8 (1.86%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.40%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.40%) Law
11 4 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.47%) Games
12 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 108 (25.17%) Analyst
2 88 (20.51%) Architect
3 67 (15.62%) Data Architect
4 56 (13.05%) Business Analyst
4 56 (13.05%) Developer
5 50 (11.66%) Data Analyst
6 34 (7.93%) Data Business Analyst
7 24 (5.59%) Project Manager
8 22 (5.13%) Consultant
8 22 (5.13%) Data Manager
9 19 (4.43%) Governance Analyst
10 17 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
11 15 (3.50%) Data Consultant
11 15 (3.50%) Data Engineer
12 13 (3.03%) Data Quality Analyst
13 11 (2.56%) Data Modeller
13 11 (2.56%) ETL Developer
13 11 (2.56%) Financial Analyst
14 9 (2.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 9 (2.10%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.50%) Kafka
2 5 (1.17%) .NET
2 5 (1.17%) AngularJS
2 5 (1.17%) Middleware
2 5 (1.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (1.17%) RESTful
3 4 (0.93%) React
3 4 (0.93%) XML
4 3 (0.70%) CSS
4 3 (0.70%) EDI
4 3 (0.70%) MDX
4 3 (0.70%) PySpark
4 3 (0.70%) TensorFlow
5 2 (0.47%) D3.js
5 2 (0.47%) HTML
5 2 (0.47%) HTML5
5 2 (0.47%) JSON
5 2 (0.47%) Lucene
5 2 (0.47%) Redux
5 2 (0.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 76 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.79%) Management Information System
3 25 (5.83%) Data Structures
4 17 (3.96%) Reference Data
5 14 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (3.03%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.80%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.80%) Taxonomies
8 10 (2.33%) Algorithms
8 10 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.17%) Fintech
9 5 (1.17%) NHS
10 4 (0.93%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.93%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.70%) Blog
11 3 (0.70%) Equities
11 3 (0.70%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.47%) Clustering
12 2 (0.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.20%) Linux
1 18 (4.20%) Unix
2 16 (3.73%) Windows
3 6 (1.40%) Solaris
3 6 (1.40%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.70%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (29.37%) Analytics
2 124 (28.90%) Business Intelligence
3 115 (26.81%) Data Management
4 108 (25.17%) Data Modelling
5 86 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (19.81%) Data Architecture
7 73 (17.02%) Data Analysis
8 71 (16.55%) ETL
9 62 (14.45%) Data Integration
10 61 (14.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 58 (13.52%) Master Data Management
12 51 (11.89%) Migration
13 50 (11.66%) Visualisation
14 48 (11.19%) Data Strategy
15 42 (9.79%) Business Analysis
15 42 (9.79%) Metadata Management
16 39 (9.09%) Data Science
17 36 (8.39%) Data Migration
18 34 (7.93%) Data Security
19 33 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 123 (28.67%) SQL
2 33 (7.69%) Python
3 17 (3.96%) R
4 14 (3.26%) Java
5 13 (3.03%) VBA
6 12 (2.80%) C#
6 12 (2.80%) T-SQL
7 10 (2.33%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.10%) MATLAB
9 8 (1.86%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.40%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.40%) Scala
11 4 (0.93%) C
12 2 (0.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.47%) ES6
12 2 (0.47%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.23%) Java 8
13 1 (0.23%) Ruby
13 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (4.66%) Degree
2 9 (2.10%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.70%) APMP
5 2 (0.47%) SAS Certification
5 2 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.23%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.23%) CRISC
6 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.23%) ISACA
6 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.23%) MCITP
6 1 (0.23%) MCSE
6 1 (0.23%) MCTS
6 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (39.39%) Data Quality
2 45 (10.49%) GDPR
3 19 (4.43%) QA
4 6 (1.40%) SLA
5 3 (0.70%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.23%) PMO
7 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (3.26%) HDFS
2 13 (3.03%) Apache Flume
3 5 (1.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.23%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.23%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.23%) Docker
5 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (2.80%) Oozie
2 4 (0.93%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (0.70%) Consul
3 3 (0.70%) Packer
3 3 (0.70%) Terraform
4 1 (0.23%) Control-M
4 1 (0.23%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.23%) PingFederate
4 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (13.52%) Oracle
2 50 (11.66%) Microsoft
3 49 (11.42%) Tableau
4 37 (8.62%) SAP
5 34 (7.93%) Informatica
6 31 (7.23%) Talend
7 21 (4.90%) Teradata
8 16 (3.73%) Alteryx
8 16 (3.73%) IBM
9 15 (3.50%) Ab Initio
10 11 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (2.33%) Google
12 9 (2.10%) Cloudera
12 9 (2.10%) Netezza
13 7 (1.63%) CA
13 7 (1.63%) RapidMiner
14 5 (1.17%) Databricks
15 4 (0.93%) Remedy
16 3 (0.70%) Cognos
16 3 (0.70%) Trillium