Period
to

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 12 August 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
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 243 227 241
Rank change year-on-year -16 +14 +104
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 453 379 148
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.13% 1.22% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.33% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 263 104
10th Percentile £413 £419 £379
25th Percentile £513 £498 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £563
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.22% +7.14%
75th Percentile £700 £688 £650
90th Percentile £788 £750 £838
England median daily rate £600 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
10th Percentile £67.59 - -
25th Percentile £71.48 - -
Median hourly rate £80.45 £65.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +23.77% - -
75th Percentile £86.93 - -
90th Percentile £89.31 - -
England median hourly rate £43.25 £13.00 £37.30
% change year-on-year +232.69% -65.15% -48.55%

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 36,644 28,463 13,569
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 91.56% 91.58% 90.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,687 20,365 9,700
10th Percentile £400 £363 £325
25th Percentile £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +1.65%
75th Percentile £700 £645 £625
90th Percentile £788 £725 £714
England median daily rate £550 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 274 155
10th Percentile £17.18 £15.00 £15.00
25th Percentile £23.91 £20.54 £20.50
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.85 £35.50
Median % change year-on-year +14.16% -7.46% +61.36%
75th Percentile £57.50 £51.00 £47.75
90th Percentile £72.50 £66.68 £60.60
England median hourly rate £31.00 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +34.78% -8.00% +8.70%

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 12 August 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 12 August 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 12 August 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
Jobs
Central London -29 35 £625 +7.76% 24
West London -4 4 £625 +5.93% 4
East London - 1 £475 - 4
Data Governance
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 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.

1 175 (38.63%) Finance
2 155 (34.22%) Data Modelling
3 151 (33.33%) Data Quality
4 149 (32.89%) SQL
5 144 (31.79%) Analytics
6 130 (28.70%) Agile
7 124 (27.37%) Social Skills
8 121 (26.71%) Data Management
9 109 (24.06%) Python
10 101 (22.30%) Data Architecture
11 94 (20.75%) Data Engineering
12 92 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
13 91 (20.09%) GCP
14 77 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
15 74 (16.34%) Azure
15 74 (16.34%) AWS
16 73 (16.11%) Metadata
17 68 (15.01%) Data Pipeline
18 66 (14.57%) Big Data
19 64 (14.13%) ETL
20 63 (13.91%) Banking
21 61 (13.47%) Business Intelligence
22 58 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
23 56 (12.36%) Java
23 56 (12.36%) Data Analysis
24 55 (12.14%) DevOps
25 51 (11.26%) Software Engineering
25 51 (11.26%) Scala
26 49 (10.82%) Machine Learning
27 48 (10.60%) Docker

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 48 (10.60%) Apache Spark
2 46 (10.15%) Apache
3 41 (9.05%) Apache Airflow
4 15 (3.31%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.87%) SAS
6 10 (2.21%) Confluence
7 5 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (0.88%) Apache Pulsar
8 4 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.44%) CMS
9 2 (0.44%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.22%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (5.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 3 (0.66%) Aladdin
2 3 (0.66%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.44%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.44%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.22%) Shopify
4 1 (0.22%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 91 (20.09%) GCP
2 74 (16.34%) AWS
2 74 (16.34%) Azure
3 37 (8.17%) Collibra
4 31 (6.84%) Power Platform
5 19 (4.19%) Azure DevOps
5 19 (4.19%) Vertex AI
6 18 (3.97%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (3.31%) GitHub
7 15 (3.31%) Serverless
8 13 (2.87%) Amazon S3
8 13 (2.87%) AWS Lambda
9 12 (2.65%) Azure Data Factory
10 11 (2.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 11 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (2.21%) Amazon ELB
11 10 (2.21%) Microsoft 365
11 10 (2.21%) Route 53
12 9 (1.99%) Amazon EMR
13 8 (1.77%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.21%) tcpdump
2 2 (0.44%) Firewall
2 2 (0.44%) FTP
3 1 (0.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (0.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.22%) Internet
3 1 (0.22%) SD-WAN
3 1 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
2 73 (16.11%) Metadata
3 66 (14.57%) Big Data
4 46 (10.15%) Hadoop
4 46 (10.15%) NoSQL
5 39 (8.61%) BigQuery
6 27 (5.96%) Power BI
7 26 (5.74%) Data Lake
8 24 (5.30%) Tableau
9 22 (4.86%) Metadata Repository
9 22 (4.86%) SQL Server
10 14 (3.09%) Flink
11 13 (2.87%) Relational Database
12 12 (2.65%) Amazon RDS
13 11 (2.43%) MySQL
14 9 (1.99%) Amazon Athena
14 9 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (1.99%) Ataccama
15 8 (1.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 8 (1.77%) Looker
Development Applications
1 48 (10.60%) Git (software)
2 27 (5.96%) MLflow
3 24 (5.30%) JIRA
4 12 (2.65%) ERwin
5 7 (1.55%) ER Studio
5 7 (1.55%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.32%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.32%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.10%) Artifactory
7 5 (1.10%) JBehave
7 5 (1.10%) Maven
8 4 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.66%) Deequ
10 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.22%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
General
1 175 (38.63%) Finance
2 124 (27.37%) Social Skills
3 92 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (13.91%) Banking
5 28 (6.18%) Legal
6 27 (5.96%) Presentation Skills
7 21 (4.64%) Public Sector
8 20 (4.42%) Influencing Skills
9 17 (3.75%) Retail
10 14 (3.09%) Marketing
11 12 (2.65%) Telecoms
12 9 (1.99%) Investment Banking
12 9 (1.99%) Law
13 8 (1.77%) Manufacturing
13 8 (1.77%) Organisational Skills
13 8 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (1.32%) Electronics
15 4 (0.88%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.88%) Publishing
16 3 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 98 (21.63%) Architect
2 96 (21.19%) Analyst
3 75 (16.56%) Data Architect
4 52 (11.48%) Data Analyst
5 37 (8.17%) Business Analyst
5 37 (8.17%) Data Engineer
6 27 (5.96%) Developer
7 26 (5.74%) Data Business Analyst
8 25 (5.52%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 24 (5.30%) Solutions Architect
10 22 (4.86%) AWS Engineer
10 22 (4.86%) DevOps Engineer
11 15 (3.31%) Data Modeller
12 14 (3.09%) Data Manager
12 14 (3.09%) Senior Data Engineer
13 13 (2.87%) Governance Analyst
14 12 (2.65%) Banking Analyst
14 12 (2.65%) Project Manager
15 11 (2.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 11 (2.43%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.05%) Apache Beam
2 29 (6.40%) TensorFlow
3 27 (5.96%) BentoML
3 27 (5.96%) PyTorch
4 13 (2.87%) Kafka
5 10 (2.21%) Elastic Stack
6 8 (1.77%) FastAPI
6 8 (1.77%) Flask
6 8 (1.77%) Spring
7 7 (1.55%) PySpark
7 7 (1.55%) REST
8 5 (1.10%) HTML
8 5 (1.10%) HTML5
8 5 (1.10%) Middleware
8 5 (1.10%) Node.js
9 4 (0.88%) CSS
9 4 (0.88%) React
9 4 (0.88%) Web Services
10 3 (0.66%) GraphQL
10 3 (0.66%) Great Expectations
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.30%) Management Information System
2 18 (3.97%) Reference Data
3 15 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (3.09%) Data Fabric
4 14 (3.09%) Taxonomies
5 12 (2.65%) Linux Command Line
5 12 (2.65%) User Experience
6 11 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (1.99%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.55%) FMCG
8 7 (1.55%) Legacy Systems
8 7 (1.55%) Life Science
9 5 (1.10%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.66%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.44%) CMDB
11 2 (0.44%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.44%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.61%) Linux
2 12 (2.65%) Windows
3 2 (0.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (34.22%) Data Modelling
2 144 (31.79%) Analytics
3 130 (28.70%) Agile
4 121 (26.71%) Data Management
5 101 (22.30%) Data Architecture
6 94 (20.75%) Data Engineering
7 68 (15.01%) Data Pipeline
8 64 (14.13%) ETL
9 61 (13.47%) Business Intelligence
10 58 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 56 (12.36%) Data Analysis
12 55 (12.14%) DevOps
13 51 (11.26%) Software Engineering
14 49 (10.82%) Machine Learning
15 48 (10.60%) Master Data Management
16 47 (10.38%) Use Case
17 46 (10.15%) Data Science
18 44 (9.71%) Metadata Management
18 44 (9.71%) Problem-Solving
19 42 (9.27%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 149 (32.89%) SQL
2 109 (24.06%) Python
3 56 (12.36%) Java
4 51 (11.26%) Scala
5 35 (7.73%) R
6 25 (5.52%) Bash
7 18 (3.97%) C#
7 18 (3.97%) Go
8 15 (3.31%) JavaScript
9 10 (2.21%) Ruby
10 8 (1.77%) VBA
11 7 (1.55%) C
12 5 (1.10%) Perl
13 4 (0.88%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.66%) Groovy
15 2 (0.44%) Search Processing Language
16 1 (0.22%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.22%) C++
16 1 (0.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (7.51%) Degree
2 31 (6.84%) Security Cleared
3 29 (6.40%) SC Cleared
4 27 (5.96%) PhD
5 7 (1.55%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.66%) CFA
6 3 (0.66%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.66%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.22%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.22%) Tableau Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 18 (3.97%) GDPR
3 8 (1.77%) QA
4 3 (0.66%) Accessibility
4 3 (0.66%) ISO 20022
4 3 (0.66%) PMO
5 1 (0.22%) GAAP
5 1 (0.22%) GRC
5 1 (0.22%) IFRS
5 1 (0.22%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.22%) ITGC
5 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.22%) UCITS
System Software
1 48 (10.60%) Docker
2 27 (5.96%) HDFS
3 5 (1.10%) Platform Symphony
4 2 (0.44%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 29 (6.40%) Kubeflow
2 27 (5.96%) Kubernetes
3 18 (3.97%) Terraform
4 8 (1.77%) Ansible
5 6 (1.32%) Puppet
6 5 (1.10%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (1.10%) ITRS Geneos
6 5 (1.10%) Mesos
6 5 (1.10%) Rancher
7 4 (0.88%) Oozie
8 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.22%) PingFederate
8 1 (0.22%) Thomson Reuters DACS
8 1 (0.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 47 (10.38%) Google
2 35 (7.73%) Oracle
3 33 (7.28%) Microsoft
4 27 (5.96%) Informatica
5 22 (4.86%) SAP
6 15 (3.31%) IBM
7 12 (2.65%) Talend
8 11 (2.43%) Databricks
9 8 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.77%) ServiceNow
10 7 (1.55%) Cloudera
10 7 (1.55%) Murex
10 7 (1.55%) Splunk
10 7 (1.55%) Teradata
11 6 (1.32%) Sparx
12 5 (1.10%) Dynatrace
13 4 (0.88%) Adobe
13 4 (0.88%) GUPTA
13 4 (0.88%) Hortonworks
13 4 (0.88%) OneTrust