The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for IT Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IT Governance over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Governance
England / South East
Rank 234 249 248
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1  
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 13 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 13
Median daily rate £400 £550 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +27.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £324 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £593 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £513 £405
% change year-on-year -21.46% +26.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00

IT 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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6276 7405 7740
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.57% 81.20% 79.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3613 4574 4231
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 269 273
Median hourly rate £29.92 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.60% +28.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

IT Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing IT Governance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for IT Governance in the South East

IT Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IT Governance in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Governance in the South East

IT Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Governance in the South East over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Governance in the South East

IT Governance
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Governance within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +20 5 £325 -40.90%
Surrey +12 3 £475 -13.63% 2
West Sussex - 3 £310 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
IT Governance
England

IT Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IT 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 South East region with a requirement for IT Governance.

1 12 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Degree
4 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
4 7 (31.82%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 5 (22.73%) PMP
5 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (22.73%) CGEIT
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (22.73%) CRISC
6 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 3 (13.64%) ITSM
7 3 (13.64%) Service Management
7 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
7 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.64%) Six Sigma
7 3 (13.64%) MS Office
7 3 (13.64%) COBIT
7 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
7 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) Operations Management
7 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (13.64%) MSF
7 3 (13.64%) Line Management
8 2 (9.09%) Concur

IT Governance
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
3 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Boomi
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
2 2 (9.09%) iPaaS
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) PaaS
2 2 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (9.09%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) IT Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) IT Risk Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Risk Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.09%) AWS Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Management Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) FMCG
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.09%) Taxonomies
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Project Management
4 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) ITSM
6 3 (13.64%) Line Management
6 3 (13.64%) MSF
6 3 (13.64%) Operations Management
6 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
6 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 3 (13.64%) Six Sigma
7 2 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) CGEIT
2 5 (22.73%) CRISC
2 5 (22.73%) PMP
3 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.64%) COBIT
2 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (4.55%) GMP
3 1 (4.55%) GxP
3 1 (4.55%) PMO
3 1 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Ariba
2 2 (9.09%) Concur
2 2 (9.09%) Dell
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) SAP