Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 393 445 466
Rank change year-on-year +52 +21 -29
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 563 438 425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.60% 0.49% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.59% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 274 306
England median daily rate £525 £500 £452
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +10.56% -9.55%
10th Percentile £351 £352 £300
90th Percentile £711 £700 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £452
% change year-on-year +5.00% +10.56% -9.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
England median hourly rate - £13.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.56% -75.36%
UK median hourly rate - £13.25 £15.77
% change year-on-year - -15.98% -75.36%

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 79,094 74,739 82,440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.88% 84.03% 82.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,258 49,884 54,445
England median daily rate £455 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +4.94%
10th Percentile £295 £270 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,909 2,039 2,421
England median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +5.26% +16.74%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.37 £11.38
90th Percentile £50.55 £49.75 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +24.22%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +18 297 £563 +7.14% 63
South East +22 91 £500 - 20
North of England +46 78 £514 +11.14% 10
Midlands +9 52 £425 -13.27% 22
North West +7 39 £550 -8.33% 4
West Midlands +9 38 £413 -9.34% 17
Yorkshire +18 32 £507 +6.63% 6
South West +27 25 £450 -5.26% 6
North East +51 12 £610 +56.41%
East Midlands +5 12 £450 -8.16% 5
East of England -10 12 £550 +29.41% 3
Data Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 201 (35.70%) Data Management
2 166 (29.48%) Data Modelling
3 165 (29.31%) Data Quality
4 153 (27.18%) GDPR
5 148 (26.29%) Finance
6 138 (24.51%) Business Intelligence
7 133 (23.62%) SQL
8 109 (19.36%) Analytics
9 104 (18.47%) Data Architecture
10 98 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
11 94 (16.70%) Analytical Skills
12 81 (14.39%) Big Data
13 79 (14.03%) Data Warehouse
13 79 (14.03%) Data Analysis
14 76 (13.50%) Data Protection
15 73 (12.97%) Stakeholder Management
16 72 (12.79%) Microsoft
17 68 (12.08%) ETL
18 65 (11.55%) SAP
19 64 (11.37%) Management Information System
20 63 (11.19%) Migration
21 61 (10.83%) Master Data Management
22 58 (10.30%) Data Strategy
23 57 (10.12%) Data Integration
24 56 (9.95%) SQL Server
25 55 (9.77%) Project Management
25 55 (9.77%) Business Analysis
26 51 (9.06%) Hadoop
27 50 (8.88%) Oracle
28 49 (8.70%) Banking

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 37 (6.57%) SAS
2 28 (4.97%) Apache Spark
3 14 (2.49%) Apache
3 14 (2.49%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.31%) Apache Pig
5 7 (1.24%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.07%) Confluence
7 4 (0.71%) CMS
8 2 (0.36%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (5.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (2.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (3.55%) SAP MDG
2 17 (3.02%) Markit EDM
3 7 (1.24%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (1.07%) SAP MM
5 4 (0.71%) Eloqua
5 4 (0.71%) SimCorp Dimension
6 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.53%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.36%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.36%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.18%) Magento
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.18%) Revive Adserver
8 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.18%) SAP MDG-F
8 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.18%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.39%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.42%) Office 365
4 7 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.71%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (0.71%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.71%) IaaS
5 4 (0.71%) SaaS
5 4 (0.71%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 4 (0.71%) Serverless
6 3 (0.53%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.53%) PaaS
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.36%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.18%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.42%) Skype
2 6 (1.07%) Firewall
3 4 (0.71%) Intranet
4 3 (0.53%) SMS
5 2 (0.36%) Network Security
5 2 (0.36%) VPN
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.18%) FWSM
6 1 (0.18%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.18%) MPLS
6 1 (0.18%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (14.39%) Big Data
2 79 (14.03%) Data Warehouse
3 56 (9.95%) SQL Server
4 51 (9.06%) Hadoop
5 36 (6.39%) NoSQL
6 34 (6.04%) Apache Hive
7 33 (5.86%) BusinessObjects
7 33 (5.86%) Relational Database
8 31 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (4.09%) QlikView
10 22 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (3.37%) Data Lake
11 19 (3.37%) MySQL
12 18 (3.20%) Pentaho
13 17 (3.02%) Data Mining
14 16 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (2.66%) HBase
16 13 (2.31%) Power BI
17 12 (2.13%) MongoDB
17 12 (2.13%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (2.84%) ERwin
1 16 (2.84%) Git (software)
2 15 (2.66%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.95%) JIRA
4 8 (1.42%) Subversion
4 8 (1.42%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.42%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (0.89%) LSMW
6 2 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.36%) Hudson
6 2 (0.36%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.18%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.18%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 148 (26.29%) Finance
2 49 (8.70%) Banking
3 48 (8.53%) Legal
4 40 (7.10%) Marketing
5 29 (5.15%) Retail
6 13 (2.31%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.78%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.60%) Law
9 6 (1.07%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.89%) Advertising
10 5 (0.89%) Billing
11 4 (0.71%) Dutch Language
11 4 (0.71%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.53%) French Language
12 3 (0.53%) Local Government
12 3 (0.53%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.36%) Back Office
13 2 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 191 (33.93%) Analyst
2 131 (23.27%) Architect
3 105 (18.65%) Data Analyst
4 101 (17.94%) Data Architect
5 82 (14.56%) Business Analyst
6 54 (9.59%) Developer
7 42 (7.46%) Consultant
7 42 (7.46%) Data Business Analyst
7 42 (7.46%) Project Manager
8 31 (5.51%) Data Manager
9 30 (5.33%) Data Consultant
10 27 (4.80%) Governance Analyst
11 22 (3.91%) Data Engineer
11 22 (3.91%) Governance Manager
12 21 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
13 20 (3.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 20 (3.55%) Data Governance Analyst
13 20 (3.55%) Data Governance Manager
14 19 (3.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 18 (3.20%) GDPR Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.20%) Kafka
2 11 (1.95%) JDBC
3 10 (1.78%) RESTful
4 9 (1.60%) AngularJS
4 9 (1.60%) XML
5 8 (1.42%) CNTK
5 8 (1.42%) CSS
5 8 (1.42%) HTML
5 8 (1.42%) jQuery
5 8 (1.42%) MXNet
5 8 (1.42%) TensorFlow
5 8 (1.42%) Theano
5 8 (1.42%) Velocity
5 8 (1.42%) Web Services
6 7 (1.24%) FpML
7 6 (1.07%) Flask
7 6 (1.07%) JSON
7 6 (1.07%) Middleware
8 5 (0.89%) HTML5
8 5 (0.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 94 (16.70%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (11.37%) Management Information System
3 28 (4.97%) Data Structures
4 23 (4.09%) Reference Data
5 19 (3.37%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.37%) Taxonomies
6 14 (2.49%) Data Protection Act
7 13 (2.31%) User Experience
8 12 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.42%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.42%) Derivative
10 7 (1.24%) Fintech
10 7 (1.24%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.24%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.89%) Data Centre
11 5 (0.89%) Equities
11 5 (0.89%) PKI
12 4 (0.71%) CMDB
12 4 (0.71%) LIMS
12 4 (0.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.31%) Windows
2 9 (1.60%) Unix
3 6 (1.07%) Linux
4 1 (0.18%) Android
4 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (35.70%) Data Management
2 166 (29.48%) Data Modelling
3 138 (24.51%) Business Intelligence
4 109 (19.36%) Analytics
5 104 (18.47%) Data Architecture
6 98 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (14.03%) Data Analysis
8 76 (13.50%) Data Protection
9 73 (12.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 68 (12.08%) ETL
11 63 (11.19%) Migration
12 61 (10.83%) Master Data Management
13 58 (10.30%) Data Strategy
14 57 (10.12%) Data Integration
15 55 (9.77%) Business Analysis
15 55 (9.77%) Project Management
16 46 (8.17%) Data Migration
16 46 (8.17%) Data Security
16 46 (8.17%) Visualisation
17 42 (7.46%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (23.62%) SQL
2 41 (7.28%) Python
3 32 (5.68%) Java
4 21 (3.73%) Scala
5 20 (3.55%) JavaScript
6 19 (3.37%) PL/SQL
7 16 (2.84%) C
7 16 (2.84%) VBA
8 11 (1.95%) R
9 9 (1.60%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.07%) C#
10 6 (1.07%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.07%) VB
11 2 (0.36%) C++
11 2 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.36%) Go
12 1 (0.18%) ABAP
12 1 (0.18%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.18%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (7.10%) Degree
2 12 (2.13%) CISSP
3 11 (1.95%) Master's Degree
4 9 (1.60%) CISM
5 8 (1.42%) ISEB
5 8 (1.42%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.42%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.24%) CISA
6 7 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.07%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.07%) PMP
8 5 (0.89%) CRISC
9 4 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.53%) IIBA
11 2 (0.36%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.18%) CCIE Service Provider
12 1 (0.18%) CIMA
12 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (29.31%) Data Quality
2 153 (27.18%) GDPR
3 16 (2.84%) QA
4 8 (1.42%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.24%) Solvency II
6 6 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.89%) MiFID
8 4 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.71%) EMIR
8 4 (0.71%) ISO 20022
8 4 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.53%) BS7799
9 3 (0.53%) IFRS
10 2 (0.36%) PMO
10 2 (0.36%) PSD2
10 2 (0.36%) SLA
11 1 (0.18%) Basel II
11 1 (0.18%) COBIT
11 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.18%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (1.60%) Apache Flume
2 8 (1.42%) Docker
3 6 (1.07%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.89%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.24%) Oozie
2 6 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.71%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.53%) Control-M
5 2 (0.36%) Ambari
5 2 (0.36%) Consul
5 2 (0.36%) Packer
5 2 (0.36%) Terraform
6 1 (0.18%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 72 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 65 (11.55%) SAP
3 50 (8.88%) Oracle
4 35 (6.22%) Tableau
5 24 (4.26%) Informatica
6 17 (3.02%) Teradata
7 14 (2.49%) Alteryx
7 14 (2.49%) Talend
8 11 (1.95%) MicroStrategy
9 10 (1.78%) Google
9 10 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.60%) Adobe
11 8 (1.42%) IBM
12 7 (1.24%) CA
12 7 (1.24%) Charles River
13 6 (1.07%) SimCorp
14 4 (0.71%) Cognos
14 4 (0.71%) DataFlux
14 4 (0.71%) ServiceNow
14 4 (0.71%) Verint