Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for IT Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IT Governance over the 6 months to 23 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.

Information Technology Governance
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 222 245
Rank change year-on-year +49 +23 -46
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 33 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.58% 0.088% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.10% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 4 0
North West median daily rate £650 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% - -
England median daily rate £475 £525 £408
% change year-on-year -9.52% +28.60% -3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.23 -
% change year-on-year -0.93% - -

IT 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 4624 5727 6938
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.08% 83.79% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2961 3686 4208
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 166 282
North West median hourly rate £25.12 £22.00 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.18% -27.92% +74.40%
10th Percentile £11.52 £11.79 £12.37
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

IT Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Governance in the North West

IT 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 IT Governance in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Governance in the North West

IT Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Governance in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Governance in the North West

IT 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 IT Governance within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 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 +24 12 £733 +109.43% 3
Lancashire +24 12 £525 -19.23% 1
Cheshire +10 8 £525 +5.00%
IT Governance
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IT 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 IT Governance.

1 15 (45.45%) Risk Management
2 13 (39.39%) SFIA
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) Finance
4 10 (30.30%) Collaborative Working
5 8 (24.24%) Domain Models
5 8 (24.24%) Curam
5 8 (24.24%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (24.24%) Open Source
5 8 (24.24%) Social Media
6 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (21.21%) Information Security
6 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
7 6 (18.18%) Service Management
7 6 (18.18%) CISM
7 6 (18.18%) ITIL
7 6 (18.18%) CISSP
8 5 (15.15%) Performance Management
8 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (12.12%) Analytics
9 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
9 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (12.12%) Network Security
9 4 (12.12%) COBIT
9 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
10 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 3 (9.09%) IT Strategy
10 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (9.09%) Data Protection Act

IT 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 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Architect
2 14 (42.42%) Technical Architect
3 8 (24.24%) Risk Manager
4 6 (18.18%) Security Manager
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Technical Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 5 (15.15%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (12.12%) Data Architect
7 3 (9.09%) CISSP Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Data Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 2 (6.06%) IT Governance Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Lead Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Social Media
2 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
4 2 (6.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Risk Management
2 13 (39.39%) SFIA
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) Collaborative Working
5 8 (24.24%) Domain Models
5 8 (24.24%) Open Source
5 8 (24.24%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (21.21%) Information Security
7 6 (18.18%) ITIL
7 6 (18.18%) Service Management
8 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (15.15%) Performance Management
9 4 (12.12%) Analytics
9 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
9 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
9 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
10 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) R
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) CISM
1 6 (18.18%) CISSP
2 3 (9.09%) CISA
2 3 (9.09%) CRISC
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) COBIT
2 3 (9.09%) COSO
2 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Curam
2 2 (6.06%) Citrix
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) McAfee
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) SAP