The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Governance
England / South West
Rank 128 129 127
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 9 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.35% 0.38% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.47% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 10
Median daily rate £575 £459 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.27% +8.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £450 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +6.66% -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Data 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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2099 2317 2454
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.55% 79.87% 78.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1527 1585
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 137 84
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Data Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance in the South West

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Governance in the South West

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance in the South West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Governance in the South West

Data Governance
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Bristol +2 4 £563 +11.49% 1
Wiltshire 0 2 £575 +27.77%
Devon - 2 - -
Gloucestershire +6 1 - -
Data Governance
England

Data Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 South West region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
2 7 (53.85%) Data Management
3 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) SAP
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) Data Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Marketing
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) VBA
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) SLA
6 2 (15.38%) Informatica
6 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Security
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Telematics
6 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
6 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
6 2 (15.38%) Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy

Data Governance
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (7.69%) SAP MDM
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Data Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modeller
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Data Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Data Governance Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Data Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Governance Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Master Data Manager
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Data Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Chief Data Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Finance Modeller
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Management
1 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
2 4 (30.77%) Data Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
4 2 (15.38%) Data Security
4 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
4 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Telematics
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VBA
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Informatica