Period
to 16 January 2019

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 6 months to 16 January 2019 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.

Information Technology Governance
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 355 349 343
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 +17
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 24 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 7
South East median daily rate £425 £520 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.27% -20.00% +64.56%
10th Percentile £241 £375 £453
90th Percentile £576 £819 £780
England median daily rate £475 £483 £475
% change year-on-year -1.55% +1.58% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South East median hourly rate - £24.00 -
England median hourly rate £12.75 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year -46.88% - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,879 13,996 12,886
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.84% 84.45% 83.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,304 8,458 7,697
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £596 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 464 427 539
South East median hourly rate £26.95 £24.02 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.21% +6.76% -20.35%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.25 £11.06
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.25 £49.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.26 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.04% -2.07% +5.56%

IT Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing IT Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Governance in the South East

IT Governance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Thames Valley +11 15 £450 -13.46% 2
Berkshire -1 10 £375 -33.92% 2
Hampshire -14 6 £298 -47.11%
Buckinghamshire +21 5 £488 -5.57%
Surrey - 2 £425 - 3
West Sussex -13 1 £400 -
IT Governance
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing IT 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 South East region with a requirement for IT Governance.

1 9 (37.50%) Project Management
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) DevOps
3 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (20.83%) PMO
5 4 (16.67%) Service Design
5 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) Degree
5 4 (16.67%) Release Management
5 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 3 (12.50%) Identity Management
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.50%) ISMS
6 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 3 (12.50%) Change Control
6 3 (12.50%) Information Security
6 3 (12.50%) Time Management
6 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (12.50%) Target Operating Model

IT Governance
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.17%) DB2
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (4.17%) GitLab
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Billing
4 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Telecoms Architect
4 3 (12.50%) BSS Architect
4 3 (12.50%) BSS Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) OSS Architect
4 3 (12.50%) OSS Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Release Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.33%) Information Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.33%) OSS Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Telecoms Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (4.17%) Kafka
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
1 1 (4.17%) REST
1 1 (4.17%) SOAP
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Solaris
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (37.50%) Project Management
2 7 (29.17%) DevOps
3 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Release Management
5 4 (16.67%) Service Design
6 3 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (12.50%) Change Control
6 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.50%) Identity Management
6 3 (12.50%) Information Security
6 3 (12.50%) ISMS
6 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
1 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CISA
3 1 (4.17%) CISM
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.17%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) PMO
2 3 (12.50%) GDPR
2 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (8.33%) COBIT
3 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (4.17%) QA
4 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Grafana
1 1 (4.17%) Graylog
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) VMware