Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 765 662 790
Rank change year-on-year -103 +128 -25
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 107 179 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.19% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.22% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 123 51
England median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £338 £361 £281
90th Percentile £675 £750 £738
UK median daily rate £468 £475 £525
% change year-on-year -1.58% -9.52% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
England median hourly rate £12.75 £24.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.88% -0.93% -
10th Percentile £12.13 £24.00 £21.51
90th Percentile £13.38 £24.00 £26.94
UK median hourly rate £12.75 £24.00 £24.23
% change year-on-year -46.88% -0.93% -

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 82,074 81,309 84,283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.37% 85.93% 85.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,931 54,590 56,047
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £645 £638 £609
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,100 1,934 2,258
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.38% +2.91% +3.80%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.38% +4.44% +2.27%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -16 50 £465 +3.33% 8
North of England -32 26 £550 -12.00% 4
South East -17 16 £375 -26.47% 4
Yorkshire -4 10 £513 +20.59% 1
North West -42 9 £585 -10.00% 3
Midlands -18 8 £388 -13.89% 5
North East +5 7 £675 +17.39%
East of England +4 4 £598 +36.57% 2
West Midlands -21 4 £388 -6.06% 3
East Midlands +2 3 £125 -77.27% 2
South West -32 2 - - 1
IT Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 32 (29.91%) Project Management
1 32 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (27.10%) Migration
3 27 (25.23%) Enterprise Architecture
4 23 (21.50%) Finance
5 20 (18.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (18.69%) Management Information System
6 19 (17.76%) ITIL
6 19 (17.76%) PMO
7 18 (16.82%) TOGAF
8 16 (14.95%) Degree
8 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
9 15 (14.02%) Windows
9 15 (14.02%) QA
10 14 (13.08%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (13.08%) Office 365
10 14 (13.08%) SFIA
11 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (12.15%) Collaborative Working
11 13 (12.15%) Information Security
12 12 (11.21%) Supplier Management
12 12 (11.21%) SCCM
12 12 (11.21%) Risk Management
12 12 (11.21%) Validation
12 12 (11.21%) Data Loss Prevention
12 12 (11.21%) Social Media
12 12 (11.21%) Windows 10
13 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (10.28%) Service Management
13 11 (10.28%) PowerShell

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 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.80%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.93%) Confluence
4 1 (0.93%) Drupal
4 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.08%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (13.08%) Office 365
2 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.54%) Serverless
4 6 (5.61%) IaaS
4 6 (5.61%) PaaS
5 5 (4.67%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (3.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.87%) Heroku
8 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) 4G
1 2 (1.87%) LAN
1 2 (1.87%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (1.87%) WAN
2 1 (0.93%) 3G
2 1 (0.93%) 3GPP
2 1 (0.93%) 5G
2 1 (0.93%) BGP
2 1 (0.93%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.93%) OSPF
2 1 (0.93%) SAN
2 1 (0.93%) VPN
2 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.80%) Big Data
2 3 (2.80%) DB2
2 3 (2.80%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.93%) HBase
4 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.67%) JIRA
2 4 (3.74%) Ant
2 4 (3.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (3.74%) Bitbucket
2 4 (3.74%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.74%) Maven
2 4 (3.74%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (3.74%) Subversion
2 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.93%) GitLab
4 1 (0.93%) Rational Rose
General
1 23 (21.50%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.80%) Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Billing
4 2 (1.87%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.93%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (35.51%) Architect
2 14 (13.08%) Consultant
3 13 (12.15%) Analyst
3 13 (12.15%) Technical Architect
4 11 (10.28%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (9.35%) Senior Architect
6 9 (8.41%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (8.41%) Senior Technical Architect
7 8 (7.48%) Active Directory Consultant
7 8 (7.48%) Azure Consultant
7 8 (7.48%) Office 365 Consultant
7 8 (7.48%) SCCM Consultant
7 8 (7.48%) Senior SCCM Consultant
7 8 (7.48%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 8 (7.48%) Senior Windows Technical Consultant
7 8 (7.48%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (7.48%) Windows Consultant
7 8 (7.48%) Windows Technical Consultant
8 7 (6.54%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (5.61%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.41%) Middleware
1 9 (8.41%) Web Services
2 7 (6.54%) CSS
2 7 (6.54%) CSS3
2 7 (6.54%) HTML
2 7 (6.54%) HTML5
3 6 (5.61%) .NET
3 6 (5.61%) J2EE
3 6 (5.61%) JSON
4 5 (4.67%) SVG
5 4 (3.74%) REST
5 4 (3.74%) SOAP
5 4 (3.74%) XML
6 2 (1.87%) Ajax
6 2 (1.87%) Dojo
6 2 (1.87%) jQuery
6 2 (1.87%) Node.js
6 2 (1.87%) Serverless Framework
7 1 (0.93%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.69%) Management Information System
2 12 (11.21%) Social Media
3 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.41%) Public Cloud
4 9 (8.41%) User Experience
5 6 (5.61%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.67%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (2.80%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.87%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.87%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.93%) CMDB
10 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.93%) Derivative
10 1 (0.93%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (0.93%) iSeries
10 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.93%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.02%) Windows
2 12 (11.21%) Windows 10
3 4 (3.74%) Linux
3 4 (3.74%) VMS
4 3 (2.80%) Unix
5 2 (1.87%) AIX
6 1 (0.93%) OS/400
6 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.93%) Solaris
6 1 (0.93%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (29.91%) Project Management
2 29 (27.10%) Migration
3 27 (25.23%) Enterprise Architecture
4 20 (18.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (17.76%) ITIL
6 18 (16.82%) TOGAF
7 14 (13.08%) SFIA
8 13 (12.15%) Collaborative Working
8 13 (12.15%) Information Security
9 12 (11.21%) Data Loss Prevention
9 12 (11.21%) Risk Management
9 12 (11.21%) Supplier Management
9 12 (11.21%) Validation
10 11 (10.28%) Service Management
10 11 (10.28%) Software Engineering
10 11 (10.28%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (9.35%) Customer Requirements
11 10 (9.35%) Identity Management
11 10 (9.35%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.28%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.48%) JavaScript
2 8 (7.48%) SQL
3 6 (5.61%) Java
4 2 (1.87%) C
4 2 (1.87%) C#
4 2 (1.87%) PHP
4 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.87%) VB
4 2 (1.87%) VBA
5 1 (0.93%) RPG
Qualifications
1 16 (14.95%) Degree
2 6 (5.61%) CISSP
3 4 (3.74%) CEH
4 3 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.80%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (1.87%) CCSP
5 2 (1.87%) CISM
5 2 (1.87%) CRISC
5 2 (1.87%) ISEB
5 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) CISA
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.93%) PMP
6 1 (0.93%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.76%) PMO
2 15 (14.02%) QA
3 10 (9.35%) GDPR
4 8 (7.48%) COBIT
5 3 (2.80%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.80%) SLA
6 2 (1.87%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.87%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.87%) P3O
System Software
1 10 (9.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.87%) Docker
3 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (11.21%) SCCM
2 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (4.67%) Ansible
4 1 (0.93%) Grafana
4 1 (0.93%) Graylog
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.35%) Mercator
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle
4 4 (3.74%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.80%) IBM
5 3 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.80%) Workday
6 2 (1.87%) AlienVault
6 2 (1.87%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.87%) Nintex
6 2 (1.87%) Qualys
6 2 (1.87%) SAP
6 2 (1.87%) VMware
7 1 (0.93%) Casewise
7 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco
7 1 (0.93%) Huawei
7 1 (0.93%) Nokia
7 1 (0.93%) Pega
7 1 (0.93%) SunGard