Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for IT Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IT Governance over the 6 months to 19 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.

Information Technology Governance
UK > England
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 665 743 726
Rank change year-on-year +78 -17 +59
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 163 74 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.084% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 55 81
England median daily rate £478 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.35% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £388 £279 £345
90th Percentile £750 £690 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
England median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £24.00 - -

IT 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 78,418 73,610 82,267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.81% 84.02% 82.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,868 49,084 54,296
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
10th Percentile £295 £269 £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 1,879 2,021 2,430
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.38 £11.33
90th Percentile £50.50 £49.46 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year -4.00% +3.09% +21.25%

IT Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Governance in England

IT Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Governance in England

IT Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Governance in England over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Governance in England

IT Governance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Governance in England

IT 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 IT Governance within the England region over the 6 months to 19 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 -11 63 £450 -7.69% 10
North of England +70 41 £525 +4.95% 6
North West +39 34 £525 +4.95% 4
South East -3 24 £516 -1.67% 6
South West - 14 £425 - 5
Midlands -2 13 £423 +26.12% 3
West Midlands +1 7 £298 -9.85% 3
East Midlands +6 6 £458 -34.64%
East of England -11 6 £610 +52.50% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £475 - 2
North East - 3 £575 -
IT Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IT 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 IT Governance.

1 55 (33.74%) Risk Management
2 51 (31.29%) Finance
3 42 (25.77%) Information Security
3 42 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (19.63%) Project Management
4 32 (19.63%) ITIL
5 25 (15.34%) Management Information System
6 24 (14.72%) Enterprise Architecture
6 24 (14.72%) SFIA
6 24 (14.72%) Collaborative Working
7 21 (12.88%) PCI DSS
8 20 (12.27%) Data Protection
8 20 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (10.43%) Microsoft
10 16 (9.82%) QA
10 16 (9.82%) Social Media
10 16 (9.82%) User Experience
11 15 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (9.20%) IT Strategy
11 15 (9.20%) ISMS
11 15 (9.20%) Software Engineering
11 15 (9.20%) Linux
12 14 (8.59%) Service Management
12 14 (8.59%) Risk Assessment
12 14 (8.59%) Information Security Management
12 14 (8.59%) Security Management
12 14 (8.59%) Java
12 14 (8.59%) Data Protection Act
12 14 (8.59%) Degree
12 14 (8.59%) Supplier Management

IT 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 8 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (4.91%) MS Visio
2 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.23%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.23%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.61%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.61%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (4.91%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (4.29%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (4.29%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (4.29%) Serverless
3 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.45%) SaaS
4 3 (1.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.84%) IaaS
4 3 (1.84%) Office 365
4 3 (1.84%) PaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.61%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.13%) Network Security
2 3 (1.84%) Firewall
2 3 (1.84%) VLAN
3 2 (1.23%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (1.23%) SMS
4 1 (0.61%) 3G
4 1 (0.61%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.61%) 4G
4 1 (0.61%) 5G
4 1 (0.61%) InfiniBand
4 1 (0.61%) VPN
4 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (3.07%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (2.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.84%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.75%) Babel
1 11 (6.75%) Grunt
2 8 (4.91%) webpack
3 2 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 51 (31.29%) Finance
2 13 (7.98%) Banking
3 9 (5.52%) Legal
4 8 (4.91%) Retail
5 6 (3.68%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.07%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.84%) Back Office
8 2 (1.23%) Automotive
8 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.61%) Billing
9 1 (0.61%) Electronics
9 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.61%) Front Office
9 1 (0.61%) Marketing
9 1 (0.61%) Publishing
9 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (22.70%) Architect
2 18 (11.04%) Analyst
2 18 (11.04%) Consultant
2 18 (11.04%) Risk Manager
3 15 (9.20%) Technical Architect
4 14 (8.59%) Security Officer
5 13 (7.98%) Senior Architect
6 12 (7.36%) IT Manager
6 12 (7.36%) Security Manager
6 12 (7.36%) Senior Technical Architect
6 12 (7.36%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (6.13%) IT Security Officer
8 9 (5.52%) Compliance Officer
8 9 (5.52%) Governance Manager
8 9 (5.52%) Information Officer
8 9 (5.52%) Information Security Officer
8 9 (5.52%) IT Consultant
9 8 (4.91%) IT Governance Manager
10 7 (4.29%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.29%) Security Compliance Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.36%) Node.js
1 12 (7.36%) Sass
2 7 (4.29%) Serverless Framework
3 5 (3.07%) CSS
3 5 (3.07%) HTML
4 4 (2.45%) .NET
5 3 (1.84%) COM
5 3 (1.84%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (1.84%) J2EE
5 3 (1.84%) Middleware
5 3 (1.84%) RESTful
5 3 (1.84%) SOAP
5 3 (1.84%) Visualforce
5 3 (1.84%) XML
6 2 (1.23%) SailPoint
6 2 (1.23%) Web Services
7 1 (0.61%) JSON
7 1 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.61%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.34%) Management Information System
2 16 (9.82%) Social Media
2 16 (9.82%) User Experience
3 15 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.59%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (6.13%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.45%) NHS
7 3 (1.84%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (1.84%) Replication
8 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.23%) Freedom of Information Act
8 2 (1.23%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.23%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.61%) FMCG
9 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.20%) Linux
2 4 (2.45%) Windows
3 2 (1.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (33.74%) Risk Management
2 42 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (25.77%) Information Security
3 32 (19.63%) ITIL
3 32 (19.63%) Project Management
4 24 (14.72%) Collaborative Working
4 24 (14.72%) Enterprise Architecture
4 24 (14.72%) SFIA
5 20 (12.27%) Data Protection
5 20 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (9.20%) ISMS
6 15 (9.20%) IT Strategy
6 15 (9.20%) Software Engineering
7 14 (8.59%) Information Security Management
7 14 (8.59%) Risk Assessment
7 14 (8.59%) Security Management
7 14 (8.59%) Service Management
7 14 (8.59%) Supplier Management
8 12 (7.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (7.36%) Domain Models
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.59%) Java
2 12 (7.36%) ES6
2 12 (7.36%) ES7
2 12 (7.36%) JavaScript
3 8 (4.91%) Python
4 5 (3.07%) SQL
5 3 (1.84%) Apex Code
6 2 (1.23%) ABAP
6 2 (1.23%) C
6 2 (1.23%) R
6 2 (1.23%) VB
6 2 (1.23%) VBA
7 1 (0.61%) C#
7 1 (0.61%) Go
Qualifications
1 14 (8.59%) Degree
2 12 (7.36%) CISM
2 12 (7.36%) CISSP
3 10 (6.13%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.91%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.45%) ISACA
6 3 (1.84%) APMP
6 3 (1.84%) CISA
6 3 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.23%) CGEIT
7 2 (1.23%) CRISC
7 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.61%) CEH
8 1 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.61%) CITP
8 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) IISP
8 1 (0.61%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.88%) PCI DSS
2 16 (9.82%) QA
3 14 (8.59%) GDPR
4 12 (7.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (5.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 8 (4.91%) COBIT
7 7 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 7 (4.29%) PMO
8 5 (3.07%) Data Quality
9 2 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (1.23%) ISO 31000
9 2 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.61%) P3O
10 1 (0.61%) SLA
10 1 (0.61%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 8 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.45%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (2.45%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.23%) SCCM
2 2 (1.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.61%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (10.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.13%) IBM
2 10 (6.13%) SAP
3 5 (3.07%) Oracle
4 4 (2.45%) McAfee
5 3 (1.84%) Ariba
5 3 (1.84%) Informatica
5 3 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.84%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.23%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.23%) Remedy
6 2 (1.23%) Splunk
7 1 (0.61%) AlienVault
7 1 (0.61%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.61%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.61%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.61%) MapR
7 1 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.61%) Murex
7 1 (0.61%) Planview