Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 November 2017 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 > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 191 188
Rank change year-on-year +42 -3 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 52 33 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.91% 0.48% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.58% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 25 25
North West median daily rate £605 £600 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.83% +26.32% +3.26%
10th Percentile £347 £370 £414
90th Percentile £732 £738 £705
England median daily rate £550 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £56.00 £13.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year +330.77% -17.56% -84.98%

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4662 5717 6933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.28% 83.84% 81.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2977 3683 4206
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £586 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 166 282
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%
10th Percentile £11.60 £12.13 £12.37
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Data Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Data Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance in the North West

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Governance in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Governance in the North West

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance in the North West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Governance in the North West

Data Governance
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Manchester +49 32 £475 +5.56% 4
Merseyside +11 7 £525 +0.96% 1
Lancashire - 6 £610 -
Cheshire -6 5 £420 -35.38% 3
Data Governance
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 31 (59.62%) Data Architecture
2 29 (55.77%) Data Modelling
2 29 (55.77%) Data Management
3 25 (48.08%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (38.46%) Data Quality
5 16 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (28.85%) Big Data
7 14 (26.92%) ETL
7 14 (26.92%) Finance
8 13 (25.00%) Migration
8 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 13 (25.00%) SQL
9 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (23.08%) Data Migration
9 12 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (23.08%) Data Strategy
10 11 (21.15%) Analytics
10 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
11 10 (19.23%) Hadoop
12 9 (17.31%) Apache Hive
12 9 (17.31%) Information Architecture
12 9 (17.31%) Project Management
12 9 (17.31%) SAS
13 8 (15.38%) Retail
13 8 (15.38%) Master Data Management
13 8 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
13 8 (15.38%) Data Integration
13 8 (15.38%) GDPR
14 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse

Data Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (17.31%) SAS
2 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.77%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) SAP CAR
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (28.85%) Big Data
3 10 (19.23%) Hadoop
4 9 (17.31%) Apache Hive
5 7 (13.46%) Data Lake
5 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 6 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (11.54%) HBase
6 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
6 6 (11.54%) Pentaho
6 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.92%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.92%) Power BI
9 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) ERwin
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Retail
3 5 (9.62%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Architect
2 26 (50.00%) Data Architect
3 11 (21.15%) Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Data Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Information Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Lead Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Lead Data Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Domain Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Governance Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) SAP Architect
9 2 (3.85%) CRM Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) SAP Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) SAP Data Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (1.92%) JSON
2 1 (1.92%) REST
2 1 (1.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (9.62%) User Experience
5 3 (5.77%) Taxonomies
6 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.92%) FMCG
7 1 (1.92%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Data Architecture
2 29 (55.77%) Data Management
2 29 (55.77%) Data Modelling
3 25 (48.08%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (26.92%) ETL
5 13 (25.00%) Migration
6 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (23.08%) Data Migration
6 12 (23.08%) Data Strategy
6 12 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (21.15%) Analytics
8 9 (17.31%) Information Architecture
8 9 (17.31%) Project Management
9 8 (15.38%) Data Integration
9 8 (15.38%) Master Data Management
9 8 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
10 7 (13.46%) Logical Data Model
10 7 (13.46%) Metadata Management
10 7 (13.46%) Open Source
10 7 (13.46%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (38.46%) Data Quality
2 8 (15.38%) GDPR
3 6 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) SAP
2 7 (13.46%) Tableau
3 6 (11.54%) CA
3 6 (11.54%) Informatica
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) JDA