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 27 June 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.

Data Governance
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 128 136
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8  
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 11 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.40% 0.44% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.55% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 5
Median daily rate £475 £563 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.55% +22.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £775 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year +85.29% -  

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 2236 2349 2424
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.87% 78.80% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1418 1554 1645
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 107 109
Median hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -4.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -1 3 £400 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £500 -
Wiltshire -8 2 £525 -12.50%
Somerset - 1 £500 -
Data Governance
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (40.00%) Data Management
3 8 (40.00%) Data Quality
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) Informatica
5 5 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 5 (25.00%) ETL
5 5 (25.00%) Migration
5 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) Data Security
7 3 (15.00%) Project Management
7 3 (15.00%) CRM
7 3 (15.00%) VBA
7 3 (15.00%) SAP
7 3 (15.00%) Validation
7 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Scorecard
7 3 (15.00%) Data Strategy
7 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) Marketing
8 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
8 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
8 2 (10.00%) Analytics
8 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
8 2 (10.00%) Telematics

Data Governance
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Power BI
2 1 (5.00%) QlikView
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Data Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Data Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modeller
3 3 (15.00%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Data Governance Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Governance Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) SAP Data Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Management Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (40.00%) Data Management
3 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 5 (25.00%) ETL
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Data Security
5 3 (15.00%) Data Strategy
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Scorecard
5 3 (15.00%) Validation
6 2 (10.00%) Conceptual Models
6 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Data Flow Diagram
6 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
6 2 (10.00%) Data Privacy
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) VBA
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Informatica
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Cognos
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau
3 1 (5.00%) Talend
3 1 (5.00%) Teradata
3 1 (5.00%) Trillium