Period
to 11 July 2020

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 11 July 2020 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
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 249 332 347
Rank change year-on-year +83 +15 +29
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 151 295 307
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.86% 0.71% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.80% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 211 216
Median daily rate £550 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £400 £408 £388
90th Percentile £875 £750 £694
England median daily rate £550 £550 £500
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £48.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -28.21% +39.29% +37.25%

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 15,563 36,782 41,190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 88.76% 88.79% 88.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,632 26,328 29,835
Median daily rate £525 £520 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £329 £340 £325
90th Percentile £713 £688 £675
England median daily rate £480 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +1.05% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 430 569
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -2.00% +1.38%
10th Percentile £15.95 £12.73 £14.00
90th Percentile £54.80 £54.55 £54.00
Median hourly rate £31.94 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +27.76% +13.64% -12.00%

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 11 July 2020.

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
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 11 July 2020. 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 +98 35 £518 -5.91% 4
West London +67 14 £525 +10.53% 2
East London +31 2 £431 -4.17% 1
Data Governance
England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 70 (46.36%) Data Modelling
2 54 (35.76%) Finance
3 52 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (32.45%) Data Quality
5 48 (31.79%) Analytics
6 45 (29.80%) Data Management
7 42 (27.81%) Data Architecture
8 35 (23.18%) SQL
9 33 (21.85%) Analytical Skills
10 31 (20.53%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (18.54%) Migration
11 28 (18.54%) Relational Database
12 27 (17.88%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (17.22%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (15.89%) Python
14 24 (15.89%) Data Analysis
14 24 (15.89%) GDPR
15 22 (14.57%) Big Data
16 21 (13.91%) Master Data Management
16 21 (13.91%) Security Cleared
16 21 (13.91%) Microsoft
17 20 (13.25%) Microsoft Excel
18 19 (12.58%) ETL
18 19 (12.58%) Visualisation
19 18 (11.92%) SC Cleared
19 18 (11.92%) Validation
19 18 (11.92%) Problem-Solving
20 17 (11.26%) Reference Data
20 17 (11.26%) Data Integration
21 16 (10.60%) Data Cleansing

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 12 (7.95%) Apache Spark
2 7 (4.64%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.31%) SAS
4 4 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.32%) Jupyter
5 2 (1.32%) nginx
6 1 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.66%) Apache
6 1 (0.66%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.66%) CMS
6 1 (0.66%) Confluence
6 1 (0.66%) Headless CMS
6 1 (0.66%) Mule
6 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (13.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Eikon
2 1 (0.66%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
2 1 (0.66%) RMDS
2 1 (0.66%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.66%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.61%) Azure
2 7 (4.64%) AWS
3 5 (3.31%) GCP
3 5 (3.31%) Power Platform
4 2 (1.32%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (1.32%) PaaS
5 1 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.66%) G Suite
5 1 (0.66%) Office 365
5 1 (0.66%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.66%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.66%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.66%) Intranet
1 1 (0.66%) Skype
1 1 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.54%) Relational Database
2 27 (17.88%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (14.57%) Big Data
4 16 (10.60%) SQL Server
5 13 (8.61%) Data Lake
5 13 (8.61%) NoSQL
6 11 (7.28%) Hadoop
6 11 (7.28%) RDBMS
7 10 (6.62%) Data Mining
7 10 (6.62%) QlikView
8 8 (5.30%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (4.64%) MongoDB
10 5 (3.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (3.31%) Power BI
11 4 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (2.65%) CouchDB
11 4 (2.65%) Snowflake Schema
12 3 (1.99%) Neo4j
13 2 (1.32%) Apache Hive
13 2 (1.32%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 13 (8.61%) JIRA
2 8 (5.30%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (4.64%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.97%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.31%) ERwin
6 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.66%) ER Studio
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.66%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.66%) ProC
General
1 54 (35.76%) Finance
2 10 (6.62%) Banking
3 6 (3.97%) Legal
3 6 (3.97%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.65%) Front Office
4 4 (2.65%) Law
5 3 (1.99%) Marketing
5 3 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.66%) Publishing
7 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (27.81%) Architect
2 32 (21.19%) Analyst
3 30 (19.87%) Data Architect
4 18 (11.92%) Data Analyst
5 16 (10.60%) Business Analyst
6 13 (8.61%) Consultant
7 12 (7.95%) Data Engineer
8 10 (6.62%) Data Consultant
8 10 (6.62%) Senior Manager
9 9 (5.96%) Records Manager
10 8 (5.30%) Azure Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Enterprise Architect
10 8 (5.30%) Information Manager
11 7 (4.64%) Data Business Analyst
11 7 (4.64%) Enterprise Data Architect
12 6 (3.97%) Developer
13 5 (3.31%) Data Governance Consultant
13 5 (3.31%) Governance Analyst
13 5 (3.31%) Governance Consultant
14 4 (2.65%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.27%) XML
2 7 (4.64%) Web Services
3 6 (3.97%) Kafka
3 6 (3.97%) Keras
3 6 (3.97%) MLlib
3 6 (3.97%) PySpark
3 6 (3.97%) scikit-learn
3 6 (3.97%) TensorFlow
4 4 (2.65%) REST
4 4 (2.65%) Velocity
4 4 (2.65%) XML Schema
5 3 (1.99%) GraphQL
6 2 (1.32%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.32%) HTML
6 2 (1.32%) JSON
7 1 (0.66%) .NET
7 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.66%) CSS
7 1 (0.66%) EDI
7 1 (0.66%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.85%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.26%) Reference Data
3 8 (5.30%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.64%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.97%) FMCG
6 4 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.99%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.32%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.66%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.66%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.66%) Life Science
9 1 (0.66%) RIA
9 1 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.32%) Linux
2 1 (0.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (46.36%) Data Modelling
2 52 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (31.79%) Analytics
4 45 (29.80%) Data Management
5 42 (27.81%) Data Architecture
6 31 (20.53%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (18.54%) Migration
8 26 (17.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (15.89%) Data Analysis
10 21 (13.91%) Master Data Management
11 19 (12.58%) ETL
11 19 (12.58%) Visualisation
12 18 (11.92%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (11.92%) Validation
13 17 (11.26%) Data Integration
14 16 (10.60%) Data Cleansing
14 16 (10.60%) Data Science
15 14 (9.27%) Machine Learning
16 13 (8.61%) Decision-Making
16 13 (8.61%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.18%) SQL
2 24 (15.89%) Python
3 13 (8.61%) Java
4 9 (5.96%) Scala
5 2 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.32%) R
6 1 (0.66%) C++
6 1 (0.66%) PHP
6 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (13.91%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.92%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.64%) Degree
4 4 (2.65%) CISM
5 3 (1.99%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.32%) ISEB
7 1 (0.66%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.66%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.66%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.66%) MBA
7 1 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.66%) PhD
7 1 (0.66%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.66%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (32.45%) Data Quality
2 24 (15.89%) GDPR
3 8 (5.30%) IFRS
3 8 (5.30%) QA
3 8 (5.30%) Solvency II
4 4 (2.65%) COBIT
5 2 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.66%) DICOM
6 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.66%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (4.64%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (4.64%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.97%) Ansible
2 6 (3.97%) Terraform
3 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.66%) Control-M
4 1 (0.66%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.66%) Kibana
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.27%) Informatica
3 9 (5.96%) Databricks
4 8 (5.30%) Hortonworks
4 8 (5.30%) Oracle
5 7 (4.64%) Alteryx
6 6 (3.97%) Cloudera
6 6 (3.97%) MapR
6 6 (3.97%) SAP
7 4 (2.65%) Cadence
7 4 (2.65%) Google
7 4 (2.65%) IBM
8 3 (1.99%) Ab Initio
8 3 (1.99%) Tableau
8 3 (1.99%) Talend
9 2 (1.32%) HP
9 2 (1.32%) Hyland
9 2 (1.32%) OpenText
9 2 (1.32%) Sparx
10 1 (0.66%) Adobe