Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 679 663 768
Rank change year-on-year -16 +105 +17
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 159 165 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 117 86
England median daily rate £481 £460 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% -8.00% +20.48%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £313
90th Percentile £660 £675 £724
UK median daily rate £475 £459 £500
% change year-on-year +3.54% -8.25% +20.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
England median hourly rate - - £24.23
UK median hourly rate - - £24.23

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 80,554 75,652 85,355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.30% 85.77% 85.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,592 49,896 56,961
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £264
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,170 1,871 2,069
England median hourly rate £21.37 £23.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.03% +1.06% +9.05%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.70
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.86 £23.50
% change year-on-year -15.53% +5.79% +8.82%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -14 69 £458 -1.61% 15
North of England -12 42 £525 +22.81% 3
South East -23 22 £525 +40.00% 6
North West -18 20 £555 +16.23% 1
Yorkshire +1 15 £500 +25.00% 2
Midlands -32 11 £388 -18.42% 4
West Midlands -22 9 £388 -3.13% 3
South West -10 7 £578 +77.85% 2
North East - 7 £675 -
East of England -16 6 £400 -27.11%
East Midlands -13 1 - - 1
IT Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 62 (38.99%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.93%) Enterprise Architecture
3 40 (25.16%) Finance
4 39 (24.53%) Project Management
5 37 (23.27%) Migration
6 28 (17.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (17.61%) Risk Management
7 26 (16.35%) Information Security
8 25 (15.72%) Management Information System
8 25 (15.72%) SFIA
9 24 (15.09%) Collaborative Working
9 24 (15.09%) Microsoft
10 23 (14.47%) ITIL
11 22 (13.84%) Technical Architecture
11 22 (13.84%) COBIT
12 21 (13.21%) SharePoint
12 21 (13.21%) Office 365
13 20 (12.58%) Social Media
13 20 (12.58%) QA
14 19 (11.95%) Service Management
15 18 (11.32%) Scrum
15 18 (11.32%) PMO
16 17 (10.69%) IT Strategy
17 16 (10.06%) Supplier Management
18 14 (8.81%) JavaScript
18 14 (8.81%) TOGAF
18 14 (8.81%) GDPR
18 14 (8.81%) Waterfall
18 14 (8.81%) Data Protection
19 13 (8.18%) Non-Functional Testing

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 21 (13.21%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.03%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (3.77%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.52%) Confluence
5 4 (2.52%) IIS
6 1 (0.63%) CMS
6 1 (0.63%) Jadu
6 1 (0.63%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (6.29%) MS Visio
2 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) CA PPM
1 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.21%) Office 365
2 8 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.14%) Serverless
4 4 (2.52%) IaaS
4 4 (2.52%) PaaS
5 2 (1.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.63%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.03%) SMS
2 4 (2.52%) SAN
3 3 (1.89%) VLAN
4 2 (1.26%) LAN
4 2 (1.26%) WAN
5 1 (0.63%) 3G
5 1 (0.63%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.63%) 4G
5 1 (0.63%) 5G
5 1 (0.63%) BGP
5 1 (0.63%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.63%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.63%) OSPF
5 1 (0.63%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.40%) DB2
2 5 (3.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.52%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.89%) Big Data
4 3 (1.89%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.89%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.63%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (5.03%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.52%) GitLab
3 4 (2.52%) JIRA
4 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.63%) Rational Rose
General
1 40 (25.16%) Finance
2 13 (8.18%) Banking
3 11 (6.92%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.03%) Legal
5 5 (3.14%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.52%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.52%) Law
7 3 (1.89%) Publishing
8 2 (1.26%) Retail
9 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.63%) Marketing
9 1 (0.63%) Military
9 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 59 (37.11%) Architect
2 22 (13.84%) Technical Architect
3 17 (10.69%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (9.43%) Project Manager
5 14 (8.81%) Analyst
5 14 (8.81%) Senior Architect
6 13 (8.18%) Consultant
6 13 (8.18%) Senior Technical Architect
7 11 (6.92%) Developer
8 9 (5.66%) BSS Architect
8 9 (5.66%) Telecoms Architect
9 8 (5.03%) Lead Architect
9 8 (5.03%) Security Analyst
9 8 (5.03%) SharePoint Developer
10 7 (4.40%) Senior Manager
10 7 (4.40%) Technical Specialist
11 6 (3.77%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.77%) Governance Manager
11 6 (3.77%) IT Manager
12 5 (3.14%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.55%) Web Services
2 9 (5.66%) REST
3 8 (5.03%) AngularJS
3 8 (5.03%) SOAP
4 6 (3.77%) J2EE
4 6 (3.77%) Middleware
5 5 (3.14%) CSS
5 5 (3.14%) CSS3
5 5 (3.14%) HTML
5 5 (3.14%) HTML5
5 5 (3.14%) JSON
6 4 (2.52%) RESTful
7 3 (1.89%) .NET
7 3 (1.89%) SVG
7 3 (1.89%) Visualforce
7 3 (1.89%) XML
8 2 (1.26%) Ajax
8 2 (1.26%) Dojo
8 2 (1.26%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (1.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.72%) Management Information System
2 20 (12.58%) Social Media
3 11 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.40%) Taxonomies
5 6 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.77%) User Experience
5 6 (3.77%) Virtual Team
6 5 (3.14%) Mainframe
6 5 (3.14%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.52%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.52%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.26%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.26%) PMI
9 2 (1.26%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.26%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.63%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.92%) Windows
2 10 (6.29%) Linux
3 8 (5.03%) Windows 10
4 7 (4.40%) Unix
5 4 (2.52%) Solaris
5 4 (2.52%) VMS
5 4 (2.52%) zOS
6 3 (1.89%) AIX
6 3 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (38.99%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.93%) Enterprise Architecture
3 39 (24.53%) Project Management
4 37 (23.27%) Migration
5 28 (17.61%) Risk Management
5 28 (17.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (16.35%) Information Security
7 25 (15.72%) SFIA
8 24 (15.09%) Collaborative Working
9 23 (14.47%) ITIL
10 22 (13.84%) Technical Architecture
11 19 (11.95%) Service Management
12 18 (11.32%) Scrum
13 17 (10.69%) IT Strategy
14 16 (10.06%) Supplier Management
15 14 (8.81%) Data Protection
15 14 (8.81%) TOGAF
15 14 (8.81%) Waterfall
16 13 (8.18%) Non-Functional Testing
17 12 (7.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.81%) JavaScript
2 11 (6.92%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.03%) C#
3 8 (5.03%) Shell Script
4 7 (4.40%) C
4 7 (4.40%) Java
5 3 (1.89%) Apex Code
5 3 (1.89%) SQL
6 2 (1.26%) PHP
7 1 (0.63%) Java 8
7 1 (0.63%) VB
7 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (8.18%) Degree
2 12 (7.55%) CISSP
3 9 (5.66%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.40%) CEH
5 6 (3.77%) CISM
5 6 (3.77%) CompTIA Security+
5 6 (3.77%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 4 (2.52%) CCSP
7 4 (2.52%) CISA
7 4 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.89%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.26%) CRISC
9 2 (1.26%) ISEB
9 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.84%) COBIT
2 20 (12.58%) QA
3 18 (11.32%) PMO
4 14 (8.81%) GDPR
5 11 (6.92%) SLA
6 10 (6.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (5.66%) PCI DSS
8 7 (4.40%) Data Quality
9 5 (3.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (2.52%) COSO
11 3 (1.89%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.63%) ISO 31000
12 1 (0.63%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.63%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.26%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.63%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 8 (5.03%) SCCM
2 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.52%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.26%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.63%) Puppet
5 1 (0.63%) QRadar
5 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.92%) SAP
3 9 (5.66%) Oracle
4 8 (5.03%) Nintex
4 8 (5.03%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.14%) IBM
5 5 (3.14%) Mercator
6 3 (1.89%) AlienVault
6 3 (1.89%) Qualys
7 2 (1.26%) Apple
7 2 (1.26%) Informatica
7 2 (1.26%) Workday
8 1 (0.63%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.63%) BT
8 1 (0.63%) Casewise
8 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.63%) Cisco
8 1 (0.63%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.63%) Google
8 1 (0.63%) MuleSoft