Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Project Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Governance over the 6 months to 12 December 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.

Project Governance
England > North West
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 184 195
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 -39
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 21 37 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.37% 0.57% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.67% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 32
North West median daily rate £388 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.97% +10.14%
10th Percentile £285 £235 £290
90th Percentile £503 £625 £488
England median daily rate £468 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North West median hourly rate £13.60 - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £18.04 -
% change year-on-year +135.65% - -

Project 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 4633 5498 6982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.55% 84.23% 81.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2984 3550 4272
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £588 £563 £575
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 161 280
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £22.85 £30.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.43% -24.23% +72.29%
10th Percentile £11.53 £11.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.50 £52.47
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.36 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.65% +10.70% +15.79%

Project Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Governance in the North West

Project 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 Project Governance in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Governance in the North West

Project Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Governance in the North West over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Governance in the North West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Governance in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Governance in the North West

Project 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 Project Governance within the North West region over the 6 months to 12 December 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 -1 10 £359 -4.33%
Cheshire +9 9 £400 +60.00% 1
Merseyside +4 1 £310 +37.78% 1
Lancashire - 1 £475 - 1
Project Governance
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project 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 Project Governance.

1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
1 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 6 (28.57%) PMO
5 5 (23.81%) Target Operating Model
5 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
5 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Requirements Management
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) PRINCE
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 3 (14.29%) Banking
7 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) Line Management
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
8 2 (9.52%) Demand Management
8 2 (9.52%) Logistics
8 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
8 2 (9.52%) Coaching
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Data Management
8 2 (9.52%) Programme Management

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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 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Project Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Public Sector Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Change Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Project Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Project Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.76%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
1 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
3 5 (23.81%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (19.05%) PRINCE
4 4 (19.05%) Requirements Management
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) Line Management
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
6 2 (9.52%) Coaching
6 2 (9.52%) Data Management
6 2 (9.52%) Demand Management
6 2 (9.52%) Logistics
6 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Lotus
3 1 (4.76%) Progress
3 1 (4.76%) TSYS