The median contractor rate for a Governance Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 565 600 609
Rank change year-on-year +35 +9  
Contract jobs requiring a Governance Manager 42 51 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.096% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.10% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 33 25
Median daily rate £450 £456 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £311 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £634 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £450
% change year-on-year +9.67% -13.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1376 1496 2028
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Governance Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Governance Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 27 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 3 months to 26 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
England +27 41 £450 -1.36% 6
London -17 16 £500 +2.56% 2
Yorkshire +33 8 £413 -
South East +29 8 £475 +15.01% 2
West Yorkshire - 8 £413 -
North West +27 5 £373 +19.20%
Leeds - 5 £413 -
Bradford - 4 £325 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Manchester - 2 £495 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £438 -
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 £438 -
East Midlands - 2 £438 -
Scotland +33 1 £313 -
Cheshire +25 1 - -
Berkshire +19 1 - -
Edinburgh +15 1 £313 -
Hampshire +5 1 £475 -20.83%
Middlesex - 1 - -
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £250 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £475 -
Pudsey - 1 £500 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £250 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -

Governance Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 32 (41.03%) Finance
2 22 (28.21%) Data Governance
3 18 (23.08%) Project Management
3 18 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (21.79%) Data Management
5 16 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (20.51%) Data Quality
6 14 (17.95%) Data Protection
7 12 (15.38%) Information Governance
8 10 (12.82%) GDPR
8 10 (12.82%) PMO
8 10 (12.82%) Information Security
9 9 (11.54%) Programme Management
10 7 (8.97%) Data Modelling
10 7 (8.97%) Management Information System
10 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (8.97%) Freedom of Information
10 7 (8.97%) Information Management
10 7 (8.97%) IT Governance
10 7 (8.97%) Data Privacy
11 6 (7.69%) Programme Governance
11 6 (7.69%) Banking
11 6 (7.69%) NHS
12 5 (6.41%) Risk Management
12 5 (6.41%) Quality Management
12 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
12 5 (6.41%) Legal
12 5 (6.41%) Supplier Management
12 5 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (6.41%) Data Protection Act

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:

Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) LAN
1 1 (1.28%) MVNO
1 1 (1.28%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.85%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
General
1 32 (41.03%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Banking
3 5 (6.41%) Legal
4 4 (5.13%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.85%) Retail
6 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.28%) Local Government
7 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Freedom of Information
1 7 (8.97%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.69%) NHS
3 5 (6.41%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.13%) Freedom of Information Act
5 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.56%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.28%) PMI
7 1 (1.28%) Replication
7 1 (1.28%) Social Media
7 1 (1.28%) User Experience
7 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.28%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) Data Governance
2 18 (23.08%) Project Management
2 18 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (21.79%) Data Management
4 16 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (17.95%) Data Protection
6 12 (15.38%) Information Governance
7 10 (12.82%) Information Security
8 9 (11.54%) Programme Management
9 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (8.97%) Data Modelling
9 7 (8.97%) Data Privacy
9 7 (8.97%) Information Management
9 7 (8.97%) IT Governance
10 6 (7.69%) Programme Governance
11 5 (6.41%) Analytics
11 5 (6.41%) Quality Management
11 5 (6.41%) Risk Management
11 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (6.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) CISM
2 2 (2.56%) CISSP
2 2 (2.56%) CRISC
2 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.28%) CGEIT
3 1 (1.28%) CISA
3 1 (1.28%) IISP
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
3 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.51%) Data Quality
2 10 (12.82%) GDPR
2 10 (12.82%) PMO
3 5 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (5.13%) QA
5 3 (3.85%) COBIT
5 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (2.56%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
6 2 (2.56%) SLA
6 2 (2.56%) SSAE 16
7 1 (1.28%) BS7799
7 1 (1.28%) ISO 22301
7 1 (1.28%) P3O
7 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.28%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco
2 1 (1.28%) HP
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle
2 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.28%) Tableau
2 1 (1.28%) Trillium