Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Governance Manager was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Governance Manager
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 815 812 763
Rank change year-on-year -3 -49 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Governance Manager 62 69 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.066% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.070% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 47 80
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £315 £296 £311
90th Percentile £638 £630 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +10.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 £25.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +36.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £25.69
% change year-on-year - +36.24% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97749 99240 107788
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64477 64699 68564
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2920 3284 4118
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +0.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Governance Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Governance Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Governance Manager in the UK

Governance Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Governance Manager in the UK

Governance Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Governance Manager over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Governance Manager in the UK

Governance Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Governance Manager in the UK

Governance Manager
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Governance Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
England +12 60 £450 +5.88% 12
UK excluding London +17 34 £450 +9.09% 8
London -25 27 £550 +15.79% 5
South East +4 14 £450 +8.96% 2
North of England +56 13 £416 +6.73% 4
North West +19 6 £416 +6.73% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £375 - 3
Midlands +16 3 £445 +27.14%
West Midlands +18 2 £445 +27.14%
East of England -6 2 £425 +36.00% 1
East Midlands 0 1 - -
South West -7 1 - -
Scotland -9 1 £500 +56.25% 1
North East - 1 £625 -

Governance Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Governance Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Governance Manager in the job title.

1 22 (35.48%) GDPR
2 21 (33.87%) Data Governance
2 21 (33.87%) Finance
3 19 (30.65%) Project Management
4 15 (24.19%) Data Protection
5 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (22.58%) Information Governance
6 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
7 10 (16.13%) Change Management
8 8 (12.90%) ITIL
8 8 (12.90%) Legal
8 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.29%) Banking
9 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
9 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (11.29%) PMO
10 6 (9.68%) Data Strategy
11 5 (8.06%) Data Privacy
11 5 (8.06%) Data Quality
12 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (6.45%) IT Strategy
12 4 (6.45%) IT Governance
12 4 (6.45%) Degree
12 4 (6.45%) Retail
12 4 (6.45%) Scrum
12 4 (6.45%) Information Security
12 4 (6.45%) SLA
12 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
13 3 (4.84%) Migration
13 3 (4.84%) Microsoft

Governance Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (1.61%) CMS
1 1 (1.61%) CoreMedia CMS
1 1 (1.61%) Liferay
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) DHCP
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) Network Security
2 1 (1.61%) Skype
2 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.61%) VoIP
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.61%) Pentaho
2 1 (1.61%) Power BI
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (33.87%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Legal
3 7 (11.29%) Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Retail
5 3 (4.84%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.23%) Advertising
6 2 (3.23%) Games
7 1 (1.61%) French Language
7 1 (1.61%) German Language
7 1 (1.61%) Local Government
7 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.61%) Marketing
7 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) CoreMedia
1 1 (1.61%) CSS
1 1 (1.61%) HTML
1 1 (1.61%) HTML5
1 1 (1.61%) RESTful
1 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) NHS
3 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) PMI
4 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.61%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Data Governance
2 19 (30.65%) Project Management
3 15 (24.19%) Data Protection
4 14 (22.58%) Information Governance
4 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
6 10 (16.13%) Change Management
7 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (12.90%) ITIL
8 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
9 6 (9.68%) Data Strategy
10 5 (8.06%) Data Privacy
11 4 (6.45%) Information Security
11 4 (6.45%) IT Governance
11 4 (6.45%) IT Strategy
11 4 (6.45%) Scrum
11 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
12 3 (4.84%) Migration
12 3 (4.84%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) Java
1 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
1 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.23%) PMP
4 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.61%) CGEIT
4 1 (1.61%) CISM
4 1 (1.61%) CISSP
4 1 (1.61%) CRISC
4 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (35.48%) GDPR
2 7 (11.29%) PMO
3 5 (8.06%) Data Quality
4 4 (6.45%) SLA
5 3 (4.84%) COBIT
6 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (3.23%) QA
7 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (1.61%) GxP
7 1 (1.61%) ISO 22301
7 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
7 1 (1.61%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) Cognos
3 1 (1.61%) HP
3 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com