Period
to 16 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Data Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Governance over the 6 months to 16 January 2022 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.

Data Governance
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 225 263 329
Rank change year-on-year +38 +66 +106
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 467 146 205
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.27% 0.85% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.96% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 97 155
10th Percentile £463 £411 £413
25th Percentile £507 £468 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £575 £575
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% - +9.52%
75th Percentile £738 £788 £644
90th Percentile £775 " £713
England median daily rate £575 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £65.00 - -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +103.13% -27.27% -45.00%

Data 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 33,525 15,251 26,873
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 91.30% 89.14% 88.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,385 11,011 19,574
10th Percentile £381 £323 £315
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £560 £500 £513
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% -2.44% +1.49%
75th Percentile £671 £603 £600
90th Percentile £750 £700 £688
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 335 142 328
10th Percentile £16.15 £16.33 £12.44
25th Percentile £21.43 £23.72 £16.50
Median hourly rate £37.50 £33.31 £23.00
Median % change year-on-year +12.57% +44.84% +6.33%
75th Percentile £53.75 £51.22 £45.38
90th Percentile £65.00 £64.90 £53.00
England median hourly rate £24.80 £26.80 £21.00
% change year-on-year -7.45% +27.61% -2.33%

Data Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Data Governance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance in London

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Governance in London.

Daily rate trend for Data Governance in London

Data Governance
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Governance in London over the 6 months to 16 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Data Governance in London

Data Governance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Governance in London.

Hourly rate trend for Data Governance in London

Data Governance
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Data Governance in London over the 6 months to 16 January 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Data Governance in London

Data Governance
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance within the London region over the 6 months to 16 January 2022. 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
Central London -28 49 £675 +17.39% 24
West London -11 15 £625 -3.85% 5
South London -14 1 £635 +10.43%
East London - 1 - - 5
Data Governance
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 London region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 201 (43.04%) Data Modelling
2 164 (35.12%) Social Skills
3 160 (34.26%) Data Quality
4 142 (30.41%) Finance
5 139 (29.76%) Analytics
6 134 (28.69%) Data Management
7 132 (28.27%) SQL
8 122 (26.12%) Data Architecture
9 113 (24.20%) Business Intelligence
10 112 (23.98%) Data Warehouse
11 107 (22.91%) Metadata
12 106 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
13 102 (21.84%) Azure
14 90 (19.27%) Data Strategy
15 86 (18.42%) Data Analysis
16 79 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
17 76 (16.27%) Big Data
18 71 (15.20%) Metadata Management
19 64 (13.70%) Visualisation
19 64 (13.70%) ETL
20 61 (13.06%) Banking
21 59 (12.63%) Python
22 58 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
23 57 (12.21%) Marketing
24 56 (11.99%) Migration
24 56 (11.99%) AWS
24 56 (11.99%) Power BI
24 56 (11.99%) Power Platform
25 55 (11.78%) SAP
26 54 (11.56%) Data Lake

Data Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 35 (7.49%) Apache Spark
2 13 (2.78%) Confluence
3 10 (2.14%) SAS
4 8 (1.71%) Apache
5 7 (1.50%) Apache Airflow
6 4 (0.86%) Apache Pulsar
6 4 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.64%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.43%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.43%) CMS
8 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.21%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 19 (4.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.50%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (1.28%) SAP MDG
3 4 (0.86%) Murex MxG2000
3 4 (0.86%) Oracle SCM
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.43%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.21%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 102 (21.84%) Azure
2 56 (11.99%) AWS
2 56 (11.99%) Power Platform
3 44 (9.42%) Collibra
4 24 (5.14%) GCP
5 19 (4.07%) Azure Data Factory
6 15 (3.21%) Snowflake
7 14 (3.00%) Microsoft 365
8 11 (2.36%) Azure Active Directory
9 10 (2.14%) GitHub
9 10 (2.14%) Google Analytics
9 10 (2.14%) Google Data Studio
9 10 (2.14%) Serverless
10 8 (1.71%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 7 (1.50%) Amazon S3
12 6 (1.28%) Amazon EMR
12 6 (1.28%) Azure Functions
13 5 (1.07%) Azure Monitor
14 4 (0.86%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 4 (0.86%) dbt
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.43%) Internet
1 2 (0.43%) Skype
1 2 (0.43%) SMS
2 1 (0.21%) DNS
2 1 (0.21%) Firewall
2 1 (0.21%) Intranet
2 1 (0.21%) IPFS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (23.98%) Data Warehouse
2 107 (22.91%) Metadata
3 76 (16.27%) Big Data
4 56 (11.99%) Power BI
5 54 (11.56%) Data Lake
6 36 (7.71%) Relational Database
7 33 (7.07%) NoSQL
8 32 (6.85%) Metadata Repository
9 30 (6.42%) SQL Server
10 29 (6.21%) Hadoop
11 25 (5.35%) Tableau
12 22 (4.71%) RDBMS
13 18 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
13 18 (3.85%) BigQuery
14 17 (3.64%) Amazon Redshift
15 12 (2.57%) Looker
15 12 (2.57%) Neo4j
16 11 (2.36%) Ataccama
16 11 (2.36%) HBase
17 9 (1.93%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 26 (5.57%) JIRA
2 25 (5.35%) ERwin
3 16 (3.43%) ER Studio
4 13 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.57%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.86%) JUnit
7 4 (0.86%) Maven
7 4 (0.86%) SonarQube
8 3 (0.64%) CircleCI
8 3 (0.64%) PowerDesigner
8 3 (0.64%) Subversion
9 2 (0.43%) LSMW
9 2 (0.43%) Moq
9 2 (0.43%) MSTest
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.43%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 164 (35.12%) Social Skills
2 142 (30.41%) Finance
3 79 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (13.06%) Banking
5 57 (12.21%) Marketing
6 41 (8.78%) Public Sector
7 38 (8.14%) Presentation Skills
8 33 (7.07%) Manufacturing
9 32 (6.85%) Telecoms
10 29 (6.21%) Electronics
11 25 (5.35%) Influencing Skills
12 15 (3.21%) Documentation Skills
12 15 (3.21%) Retail
13 11 (2.36%) Investment Banking
13 11 (2.36%) Legal
14 9 (1.93%) Organisational Skills
15 8 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (1.28%) Law
17 4 (0.86%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 150 (32.12%) Architect
2 119 (25.48%) Data Architect
3 96 (20.56%) Analyst
4 63 (13.49%) Data Analyst
5 42 (8.99%) Data Modeller
6 36 (7.71%) Data Engineer
7 34 (7.28%) Business Analyst
8 31 (6.64%) Data Manager
9 24 (5.14%) Data Business Analyst
10 22 (4.71%) Consultant
11 19 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
12 18 (3.85%) Project Manager
13 17 (3.64%) Data Governance Analyst
13 17 (3.64%) Data Governance Manager
13 17 (3.64%) Governance Manager
14 15 (3.21%) Developer
15 14 (3.00%) Azure Architect
15 14 (3.00%) Data Consultant
15 14 (3.00%) Governance Analyst
16 13 (2.78%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.07%) Kafka
2 11 (2.36%) PySpark
2 11 (2.36%) XML
3 8 (1.71%) RESTful
4 7 (1.50%) .NET
4 7 (1.50%) JSON
5 4 (0.86%) ARM Templates
5 4 (0.86%) Middleware
5 4 (0.86%) Web Services
5 4 (0.86%) XSD
5 4 (0.86%) XSLT
6 3 (0.64%) Pandas
6 3 (0.64%) REST
6 3 (0.64%) Velocity
7 2 (0.43%) HTML
7 2 (0.43%) Node.js
7 2 (0.43%) NumPy
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (0.43%) TensorFlow
7 2 (0.43%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.42%) Reference Data
2 28 (6.00%) Data Structures
3 26 (5.57%) Taxonomies
4 20 (4.28%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (2.14%) Legacy Systems
6 10 (2.14%) NHS
6 10 (2.14%) User Experience
7 9 (1.93%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.07%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.07%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.86%) Blog
10 4 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (0.86%) iPad
10 4 (0.86%) Life Science
11 3 (0.64%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (0.64%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.64%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.64%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.50%) Unix
2 2 (0.43%) Windows
3 1 (0.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (43.04%) Data Modelling
2 139 (29.76%) Analytics
3 134 (28.69%) Data Management
4 122 (26.12%) Data Architecture
5 113 (24.20%) Business Intelligence
6 106 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
7 90 (19.27%) Data Strategy
8 86 (18.42%) Data Analysis
9 71 (15.20%) Metadata Management
10 64 (13.70%) ETL
10 64 (13.70%) Visualisation
11 58 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 56 (11.99%) Migration
13 52 (11.13%) Data Lineage
14 47 (10.06%) Master Data Management
15 43 (9.21%) Strategic Thinking
16 41 (8.78%) DevOps
16 41 (8.78%) Programme Management
17 40 (8.57%) Scrum
18 39 (8.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 132 (28.27%) SQL
2 59 (12.63%) Python
3 15 (3.21%) R
4 12 (2.57%) C#
5 11 (2.36%) Scala
6 10 (2.14%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.50%) Java
8 5 (1.07%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.07%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.07%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.86%) SHACL
9 4 (0.86%) SPARQL
9 4 (0.86%) XPath
9 4 (0.86%) XQuery
10 3 (0.64%) C
11 2 (0.43%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.43%) VBA
12 1 (0.21%) Bash
12 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.21%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 19 (4.07%) Degree
2 10 (2.14%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.07%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (1.07%) PMP
4 5 (1.07%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.43%) ACCA
6 2 (0.43%) CIMA
6 2 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.21%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.21%) MOS
7 1 (0.21%) PhD
7 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.21%) Tableau Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (34.26%) Data Quality
2 36 (7.71%) GDPR
3 15 (3.21%) Accessibility
4 12 (2.57%) MiFID
5 6 (1.28%) IFRS
6 3 (0.64%) PMO
6 3 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.64%) SLA
7 2 (0.43%) GxP
7 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.43%) QA
8 1 (0.21%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.21%) FINREP
8 1 (0.21%) GMP
8 1 (0.21%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.21%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.21%) NIST
8 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (2.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.07%) Docker
3 3 (0.64%) HDFS
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (2.14%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.93%) Terraform
3 6 (1.28%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 2 (0.43%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.21%) Ansible
5 1 (0.21%) Argo
5 1 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 55 (11.78%) SAP
2 47 (10.06%) Microsoft
3 46 (9.85%) Informatica
4 37 (7.92%) Oracle
5 25 (5.35%) Sparx
6 24 (5.14%) Google
7 23 (4.93%) Remedy
8 22 (4.71%) Databricks
9 20 (4.28%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (2.78%) Teradata
11 12 (2.57%) Cloudera
12 9 (1.93%) IBM
13 6 (1.28%) Cognos
14 5 (1.07%) Hortonworks
14 5 (1.07%) Sybase
15 4 (0.86%) Alteryx
15 4 (0.86%) Murex
15 4 (0.86%) Netezza
15 4 (0.86%) ServiceNow
15 4 (0.86%) Talend