The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 28 June 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 65 67
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2  
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.17% 0.46% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.57% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £300 £575 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.82% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year +85.29% -  

Data Governance is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 458 698 648
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.38% 79.59% 77.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 1583 1086
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £213 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £530 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 68 43
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.81 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.21% -8.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £18.81 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £36.61 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Data Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance in Reading

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Governance in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (50.00%) Data Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

Data Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Lake
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Chief Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Chief Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Chief Enterprise Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau