Period
to 23 June 2018

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 23 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.

Data Governance
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 152 199
Rank change year-on-year -34 +47 -24
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 15 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.28% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 4
Scotland median daily rate £445 £520 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.42% +12.43% +32.14%
10th Percentile £363 £358 £326
90th Percentile £488 £536 £564
UK median daily rate £503 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +0.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year +37.25% -41.38% -

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 4,527 3,304 4,734
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.48% 84.74% 85.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,722 1,917 2,657
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £235
90th Percentile £550 £520 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 76 90
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £26.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.58% -25.69% +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.56 £11.30 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.25 £46.25 £43.08
UK median hourly rate £21.73 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.08% - +16.28%

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
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 23 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
Glasgow -22 7 £475 -9.09% 1
Edinburgh -16 4 £400 +17.65%
South Lanarkshire - 2 £425 -
Data Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 8 (53.33%) E-Discovery
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Office 365
4 3 (20.00%) Threat Management
4 3 (20.00%) Power BI
4 3 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (20.00%) DRM
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (13.33%) OneDrive
5 2 (13.33%) Data Lineage
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Metadata Management
6 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (20.00%) Office 365
3 2 (13.33%) OneDrive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Power BI
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Data Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Designer
2 3 (20.00%) Office 365 Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Governance Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Security Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Security Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) E-Discovery
2 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (20.00%) Data Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) DRM
4 3 (20.00%) Threat Management
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Data Lineage
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.67%) GDPR
2 1 (6.67%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
3 1 (6.67%) Trillium