Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 685 691 743
Rank change year-on-year +6 +52 +29
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 169 115 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 84 82
England median daily rate £475 £430 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% -14.00% +16.28%
10th Percentile £373 £295 £318
90th Percentile £663 £588 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £430 £500
% change year-on-year +10.47% -14.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 79,688 71,354 81,898
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.89% 84.80% 84.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,915 47,095 54,545
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,109 1,886 2,108
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.73% +8.51% +11.90%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.61 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.50 £50.61
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.06 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.21% +0.24% +19.05%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -26 67 £450 -16.67% 18
North of England +16 44 £475 +39.71% 9
North West +5 32 £475 +39.71% 3
Midlands -7 22 £413 +3.13% 2
South East -32 16 £506 +35.00% 3
West Midlands -18 15 £388 +19.23% 2
South West +22 11 £575 +64.29% 1
Yorkshire -8 11 £475 +5.56% 2
East of England -2 9 £425 -22.55% 1
East Midlands +3 6 £440 -20.00%
North East - 3 £675 - 4
IT Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 66 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (28.99%) Finance
3 46 (27.22%) Risk Management
4 41 (24.26%) Enterprise Architecture
5 37 (21.89%) ITIL
6 35 (20.71%) Project Management
6 35 (20.71%) Information Security
7 29 (17.16%) Management Information System
8 28 (16.57%) SFIA
8 28 (16.57%) Collaborative Working
9 25 (14.79%) COBIT
10 24 (14.20%) Migration
11 23 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (13.61%) Service Management
12 22 (13.02%) Microsoft
13 20 (11.83%) Data Protection
13 20 (11.83%) PCI DSS
13 20 (11.83%) Social Media
14 19 (11.24%) SharePoint
15 18 (10.65%) Banking
15 18 (10.65%) GDPR
16 17 (10.06%) Scrum
17 16 (9.47%) Security Cleared
18 15 (8.88%) IT Strategy
18 15 (8.88%) Decision-Making
18 15 (8.88%) CISSP
18 15 (8.88%) Technical Architecture
18 15 (8.88%) QA
19 14 (8.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 14 (8.28%) MS Visio

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 19 (11.24%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.14%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (2.37%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.78%) Confluence
4 3 (1.78%) IIS
5 1 (0.59%) CMS
5 1 (0.59%) Jadu
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (8.28%) MS Visio
2 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (4.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.18%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.59%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.59%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.59%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.59%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.59%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.78%) IaaS
2 3 (1.78%) PaaS
3 2 (1.18%) SaaS
4 1 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.59%) G Suite
4 1 (0.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.73%) SMS
2 5 (2.96%) Network Security
2 5 (2.96%) VLAN
3 3 (1.78%) SAN
4 2 (1.18%) Firewall
5 1 (0.59%) InfiniBand
5 1 (0.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.37%) DB2
2 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.59%) Big Data
3 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.59%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.96%) JIRA
3 4 (2.37%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.78%) GitLab
5 1 (0.59%) Babel
5 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.59%) Grunt
General
1 49 (28.99%) Finance
2 18 (10.65%) Banking
3 10 (5.92%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.33%) Legal
5 7 (4.14%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.96%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.78%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.78%) Law
7 3 (1.78%) Publishing
7 3 (1.78%) Retail
8 2 (1.18%) Marketing
9 1 (0.59%) Automotive
9 1 (0.59%) Back Office
9 1 (0.59%) Billing
9 1 (0.59%) Electronics
9 1 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 50 (29.59%) Architect
2 21 (12.43%) Technical Architect
3 15 (8.88%) Project Manager
4 14 (8.28%) Senior Architect
4 14 (8.28%) Senior Technical Architect
5 13 (7.69%) Consultant
5 13 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 12 (7.10%) Analyst
6 12 (7.10%) Governance Manager
6 12 (7.10%) Risk Manager
6 12 (7.10%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (6.51%) Security Officer
8 10 (5.92%) Information Officer
8 10 (5.92%) Information Security Officer
9 9 (5.33%) Compliance Officer
9 9 (5.33%) Developer
9 9 (5.33%) Security Analyst
9 9 (5.33%) Senior Manager
10 8 (4.73%) IT Governance Manager
11 7 (4.14%) Security Compliance Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.73%) SOAP
1 8 (4.73%) Web Services
2 7 (4.14%) AngularJS
2 7 (4.14%) REST
3 6 (3.55%) J2EE
4 5 (2.96%) .NET
4 5 (2.96%) RESTful
4 5 (2.96%) Visualforce
5 4 (2.37%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (1.78%) COM
6 3 (1.78%) Node.js
6 3 (1.78%) XML
7 2 (1.18%) JSON
7 2 (1.18%) Middleware
8 1 (0.59%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.59%) CSS
8 1 (0.59%) HTML
8 1 (0.59%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.59%) SAML
8 1 (0.59%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.16%) Management Information System
2 20 (11.83%) Social Media
3 12 (7.10%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.14%) Taxonomies
6 6 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.55%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.96%) Reference Data
8 4 (2.37%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.78%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.78%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.78%) User Experience
10 2 (1.18%) PMI
10 2 (1.18%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.18%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.59%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.92%) Linux
2 4 (2.37%) Unix
3 3 (1.78%) Solaris
3 3 (1.78%) Windows
3 3 (1.78%) zOS
4 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.59%) AIX
5 1 (0.59%) VMS
5 1 (0.59%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.22%) Risk Management
3 41 (24.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 37 (21.89%) ITIL
5 35 (20.71%) Information Security
5 35 (20.71%) Project Management
6 28 (16.57%) Collaborative Working
6 28 (16.57%) SFIA
7 24 (14.20%) Migration
8 23 (13.61%) Service Management
8 23 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (11.83%) Data Protection
10 17 (10.06%) Scrum
11 15 (8.88%) Decision-Making
11 15 (8.88%) IT Strategy
11 15 (8.88%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (8.28%) Business Continuity
12 14 (8.28%) Waterfall
13 13 (7.69%) Open Source
13 13 (7.69%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.92%) JavaScript
2 8 (4.73%) Java
3 7 (4.14%) C#
3 7 (4.14%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.14%) Shell Script
4 6 (3.55%) C
5 5 (2.96%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.59%) ABAP
6 1 (0.59%) ES6
6 1 (0.59%) ES7
6 1 (0.59%) Java 8
6 1 (0.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (9.47%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.88%) CISSP
3 13 (7.69%) Degree
4 12 (7.10%) CISM
5 7 (4.14%) DV Cleared
5 7 (4.14%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.55%) CEH
6 6 (3.55%) CISA
7 5 (2.96%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (2.37%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (2.37%) CCSP
8 4 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.78%) CRISC
10 2 (1.18%) APMP
10 2 (1.18%) CGEIT
10 2 (1.18%) ISACA
10 2 (1.18%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.79%) COBIT
2 20 (11.83%) PCI DSS
3 18 (10.65%) GDPR
4 15 (8.88%) QA
5 14 (8.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (6.51%) PMO
7 10 (5.92%) SLA
8 9 (5.33%) Data Quality
9 7 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 6 (3.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 4 (2.37%) COSO
13 2 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
14 1 (0.59%) ISO 31000
14 1 (0.59%) NIST 800
14 1 (0.59%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.18%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.59%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 4 (2.37%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.18%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.18%) QRadar
3 1 (0.59%) Puppet
3 1 (0.59%) SCCM
3 1 (0.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (13.02%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.28%) SAP
3 9 (5.33%) IBM
3 9 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (4.14%) Nintex
5 4 (2.37%) Informatica
5 4 (2.37%) Oracle
6 3 (1.78%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.18%) AlienVault
7 2 (1.18%) Apple
7 2 (1.18%) ArcSight
7 2 (1.18%) Qualys
8 1 (0.59%) Ariba
8 1 (0.59%) BT
8 1 (0.59%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.59%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.59%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.59%) Google
8 1 (0.59%) Remedy