Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 19 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 162 178
Rank change year-on-year -8 +16 -2
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 19 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.38% 0.51% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.61% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 7
Scotland median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £180 £345 £313
90th Percentile £566 £435 £535
UK median daily rate £539 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +2.62% +10.53% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £38.00 -
UK median hourly rate £56.00 £13.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year +314.81% -14.39% -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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4160 3628 5098
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.09% 83.59% 82.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2365 2124 2661
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 87 106
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -18.00% +17.75%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.32 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.83% +6.67% +18.42%

Data Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance in Scotland

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Governance in Scotland

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Governance in Scotland

Data Governance
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 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
Edinburgh -12 15 £400 - 2
Glasgow -9 3 £363 -
Data Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) GDPR
3 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Data Quality
5 4 (21.05%) Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Data Structures
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
6 3 (15.79%) Information Management
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Data Management
6 3 (15.79%) ETL
6 3 (15.79%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (15.79%) IBM
6 3 (15.79%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (15.79%) Talend
6 3 (15.79%) Tableau
6 3 (15.79%) Netezza
6 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
6 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
6 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking

Data Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.79%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.53%) DataStage
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.53%) Power BI
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) Semantic Layer
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Data Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Data Modeller
3 2 (10.53%) GDPR Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Project Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Data Governance Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Netezza Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Reference Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Reference Data Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Data Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) Information Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Privacy
5 2 (10.53%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
5 2 (10.53%) Records Management
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) GDPR
2 5 (26.32%) Data Quality
3 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (10.53%) FATCA
3 2 (10.53%) MiFID
3 2 (10.53%) Solvency II
4 1 (5.26%) COBIT
4 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (15.79%) Netezza
2 3 (15.79%) Tableau
2 3 (15.79%) Talend
3 2 (10.53%) Cognos
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft