Period
to 19 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Project Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Governance over the 6 months to 19 July 2019 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.

Project Governance
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 475 462 457
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 370 457 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.56% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 311 241
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £289 £300 £283
90th Percentile £652 £663 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK median hourly rate £14.25 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -71.50% - -

Project 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 74,145 81,901 75,333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 87.30% 86.77% 85.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 49,359 54,487 49,602
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £280
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,021 2,257 1,961
England median hourly rate £25.00 £22.42 £24.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.51% -9.81% +5.79%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.38
90th Percentile £53.00 £50.50 £51.25
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £21.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +14.94% -13.00% +4.17%

Project Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Governance in England

Project Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Governance in England

Project Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Governance in England over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Governance in England

Project Governance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Governance in England

Project 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 Project Governance within the England region over the 6 months to 19 July 2019. 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 +43 169 £525 +7.14% 12
South East +4 89 £500 +11.11% 7
Midlands -5 39 £389 -5.76% 3
North of England +14 38 £388 -6.34% 5
Yorkshire +31 30 £388 -3.13% 1
West Midlands -17 30 £375 -9.09% 2
East of England -8 21 £480 -2.04% 1
South West -14 14 £355 -13.94% 2
East Midlands +18 9 £425 +3.03% 1
North West -4 8 £381 -9.23% 4
Project Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Project 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 Project Governance.

1 190 (51.35%) Project Management
2 164 (44.32%) Finance
3 140 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (30.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 88 (23.78%) PMO
6 87 (23.51%) PRINCE2
7 78 (21.08%) Change Management
8 58 (15.68%) Microsoft Office
9 50 (13.51%) Waterfall
10 47 (12.70%) Risk Management
10 47 (12.70%) Scrum
11 46 (12.43%) Microsoft Excel
11 46 (12.43%) PMI Certification
12 44 (11.89%) Microsoft
13 43 (11.62%) Security Cleared
13 43 (11.62%) Matrix Organization
14 42 (11.35%) SC Cleared
14 42 (11.35%) Microsoft Project
15 40 (10.81%) Migration
16 39 (10.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 37 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
18 36 (9.73%) Coaching
19 34 (9.19%) Active Directory
20 32 (8.65%) Programme Management
20 32 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
21 31 (8.38%) Decision-Making
22 30 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
22 30 (8.11%) PMP
23 29 (7.84%) Change Control
23 29 (7.84%) Line Management

Project 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 26 (7.03%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.43%) Confluence
3 4 (1.08%) MS Project Server
3 4 (1.08%) SAS
4 2 (0.54%) IIS
4 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.27%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 58 (15.68%) Microsoft Office
2 46 (12.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 42 (11.35%) Microsoft Project
4 39 (10.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (2.97%) Open Workbench
6 10 (2.70%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.27%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (0.54%) Primavera
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.27%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
2 10 (2.70%) PaaS
2 10 (2.70%) SaaS
3 8 (2.16%) Office 365
4 5 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.81%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.27%) Boomi
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.27%) G Suite
6 1 (0.27%) GitHub
6 1 (0.27%) IaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Smartsheet
6 1 (0.27%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.89%) Unified Communications
2 5 (1.35%) 2G
2 5 (1.35%) 3G
2 5 (1.35%) 4G
2 5 (1.35%) Network Security
2 5 (1.35%) VoIP
2 5 (1.35%) WAN
3 4 (1.08%) Firewall
3 4 (1.08%) LAN
3 4 (1.08%) Skype
4 2 (0.54%) 5G
4 2 (0.54%) DNS
4 2 (0.54%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.27%) ADSL
5 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.27%) FIX Connectivity
5 1 (0.27%) PSTN
5 1 (0.27%) WebEx
5 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.97%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (2.97%) Oracle OWB
3 10 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.81%) Power BI
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.27%) GIS
7 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (6.22%) JIRA
2 11 (2.97%) Jenkins
3 10 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.70%) Jasmine
3 10 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
3 10 (2.70%) MSBuild
3 10 (2.70%) NUnit
3 10 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 164 (44.32%) Finance
2 27 (7.30%) Banking
3 25 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.59%) Retail
5 14 (3.78%) Marketing
6 9 (2.43%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.89%) French Language
8 6 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.35%) Front Office
9 5 (1.35%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.35%) Legal
10 3 (0.81%) Back Office
10 3 (0.81%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.54%) Billing
11 2 (0.54%) Electronics
11 2 (0.54%) German Language
12 1 (0.27%) Games
12 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 177 (47.84%) Project Manager
2 43 (11.62%) Analyst
3 36 (9.73%) Delivery Manager
4 27 (7.30%) IT Manager
4 27 (7.30%) PMO Analyst
5 19 (5.14%) IT Project Manager
6 16 (4.32%) Infrastructure Manager
7 15 (4.05%) Programme Manager
7 15 (4.05%) Senior Manager
7 15 (4.05%) Senior Project Manager
8 14 (3.78%) Architect
8 14 (3.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 14 (3.78%) Security Manager
8 14 (3.78%) Security Project Manager
9 13 (3.51%) PMO Manager
10 12 (3.24%) Coordinator
11 11 (2.97%) Agile Coach
11 11 (2.97%) Digital Project Manager
12 10 (2.70%) .NET Developer
12 10 (2.70%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.05%) AngularJS
2 13 (3.51%) RESTful
3 10 (2.70%) .NET
3 10 (2.70%) .NET Core
3 10 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 10 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 10 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (2.70%) Code First Entity Framework
3 10 (2.70%) Entity Framework
3 10 (2.70%) HTML
3 10 (2.70%) HTML5
3 10 (2.70%) Unity DI Container
4 9 (2.43%) CSS
4 9 (2.43%) CSS3
5 5 (1.35%) Velocity
6 4 (1.08%) Node.js
7 3 (0.81%) Middleware
7 3 (0.81%) Spring
7 3 (0.81%) Spring Boot
8 2 (0.54%) NgRx
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.68%) PMI
3 16 (4.32%) Data Centre
4 11 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.16%) Virtual Team
6 7 (1.89%) FMCG
7 6 (1.62%) NHS
7 6 (1.62%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.08%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.81%) Equities
9 3 (0.81%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.81%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.54%) Clustering
10 2 (0.54%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.54%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.54%) Life Science
10 2 (0.54%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.27%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.24%) Windows
2 6 (1.62%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.08%) Linux
4 3 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.54%) Unix
5 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.27%) Solaris
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (51.35%) Project Management
2 140 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (30.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 87 (23.51%) PRINCE2
5 78 (21.08%) Change Management
6 50 (13.51%) Waterfall
7 47 (12.70%) Risk Management
7 47 (12.70%) Scrum
8 43 (11.62%) Matrix Organization
9 40 (10.81%) Migration
10 37 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
11 36 (9.73%) Coaching
12 32 (8.65%) Programme Management
13 31 (8.38%) Decision-Making
14 30 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
15 29 (7.84%) Change Control
15 29 (7.84%) Line Management
16 26 (7.03%) Business Analysis
16 26 (7.03%) DevOps
16 26 (7.03%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.97%) JavaScript
1 11 (2.97%) SQL
2 10 (2.70%) C#
2 10 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 7 (1.89%) TypeScript
4 4 (1.08%) C
4 4 (1.08%) Java
5 1 (0.27%) ABAP
5 1 (0.27%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 46 (12.43%) PMI Certification
2 43 (11.62%) Security Cleared
3 42 (11.35%) SC Cleared
4 30 (8.11%) PMP
5 15 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (3.24%) Degree
7 11 (2.97%) ISEB
8 10 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.62%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.81%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.81%) MBA
12 2 (0.54%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.27%) APMG
13 1 (0.27%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (23.78%) PMO
2 19 (5.14%) QA
3 7 (1.89%) GDPR
4 4 (1.08%) P3O
5 3 (0.81%) SEPA
6 2 (0.54%) IFRS
6 2 (0.54%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.27%) COBIT
7 1 (0.27%) NIST
System Software
1 34 (9.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.54%) Firmware
4 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.35%) RSA Archer
2 2 (0.54%) IBM BigFix
2 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.54%) SCCM
3 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.27%) MOM
Vendors
1 44 (11.89%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.76%) SAP
3 13 (3.51%) Oracle
4 8 (2.16%) Remedy
5 7 (1.89%) Citrix
6 6 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.08%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.08%) IFS
7 4 (1.08%) Infor
7 4 (1.08%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.08%) Planview
8 3 (0.81%) BT
8 3 (0.81%) IBM
8 3 (0.81%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.81%) Tableau
8 3 (0.81%) VMware
9 2 (0.54%) Ariba
9 2 (0.54%) Cisco
9 2 (0.54%) EMC
9 2 (0.54%) Nokia