Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 184 209
Rank change year-on-year -11 +25 -46
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 22 14 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.37% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.31% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 16
North West median daily rate £420 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% -12.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £220 £324 £215
90th Percentile £663 £653 £675
England median daily rate £450 £450 £436
% change year-on-year - +3.15% +2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 - £18.00

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 5,033 4,551 6,345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 85.57% 82.70% 83.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,167 2,775 3,910
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 213 213
North West median hourly rate £23.20 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.71% +7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £53.50 £52.50 £51.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +16.69%

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 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Governance in the North West

Project Governance
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 24 June 2018. 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
Cheshire 0 12 £423 +14.19% 1
Manchester -15 7 £300 -14.29%
Merseyside +20 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Project Governance
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project 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 North West region with a requirement for Project Governance.

1 13 (59.09%) Project Management
2 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
4 5 (22.73%) JIRA
4 5 (22.73%) Confluence
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) PMO
5 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) Velocity
6 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Master Data Management
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
7 2 (9.09%) SAP HANA
7 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) Process Management

Project 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 5 (22.73%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) JIRA
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) French Language
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Digital Agile Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Digital Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
3 2 (9.09%) SAP Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum Master
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.55%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (4.55%) Release Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.55%) NHS
1 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Project Management
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Master Data Management
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PMO
2 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.55%) IFRS
3 1 (4.55%) IFRS 9
3 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.55%) IFS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft