Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 178 176
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +15
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 27 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.50% 0.23% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.27% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 5
Scotland median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +18.52%
10th Percentile £300 £318 £315
90th Percentile £488 £532 £520
UK median daily rate £500 £525 £550
% change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 - £38.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.75% +52.50% +26.82%

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 4,720 4,031 4,380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.26% 84.93% 85.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,623 2,279 2,546
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -4.00%
10th Percentile £255 £256 £237
90th Percentile £550 £530 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 102 108
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 £26.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.48% -23.91% +64.29%
10th Percentile £10.85 £13.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.80 £43.75 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.55 £24.00 £22.84
% change year-on-year -14.38% +5.10% +4.22%

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 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 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 -8 13 £475 +3.26%
Edinburgh -11 9 £300 -24.05% 2
South Lanarkshire - 2 £425 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Data Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 15 (55.56%) E-Discovery
2 13 (48.15%) Analytics
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (22.22%) Banking
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Data Quality
4 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Finance
5 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) Data Management
6 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (11.11%) Office 365
7 3 (11.11%) Credit Risk
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
7 3 (11.11%) DRM
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) SAS
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (11.11%) Threat Management
7 3 (11.11%) Power BI
7 3 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements

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 3 (11.11%) SAS
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Office 365
3 2 (7.41%) OneDrive
4 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Power BI
2 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.70%) Spotfire
General
1 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Architect
2 9 (33.33%) Security Architect
3 8 (29.63%) Analyst
4 7 (25.93%) Data Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Designer
5 4 (14.81%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (11.11%) Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Office 365 Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Security Designer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Designer
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Data Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) Governance Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Project Officer
8 1 (3.70%) SAP Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) E-Discovery
2 13 (48.15%) Analytics
3 12 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) Data Management
7 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (11.11%) DRM
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (11.11%) Threat Management
8 2 (7.41%) Data Lineage
8 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
8 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
9 1 (3.70%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Ab Initio
3 1 (3.70%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.70%) Trillium