Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Information Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Governance over the 6 months to 20 July 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.

Information Governance
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 684 740 732
Rank change year-on-year +56 -8 -32
Contract jobs citing Information Governance 158 165 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 121 104
UK median daily rate £338 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £130 £238 £213
90th Percentile £584 £581 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -21.25% +23.08% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 8
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £14.88 £32.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -54.71% +93.21%
10th Percentile £13.42 £11.55 £16.54
90th Percentile £26.49 £25.73 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £12.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% -69.38% +128.57%

Information 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80202 91869 90801
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.23% 83.46% 80.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 52576 60575 57435
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2066 2217 2557
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% +6.82%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.72 £11.17
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +4.65%

Information Governance
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Information Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Information Governance in the UK

Information Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Governance in the UK

Information Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Governance over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Governance in the UK

Information Governance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Governance in the UK

Information Governance
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Governance over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Information Governance in the UK

Information Governance
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Governance within the UK over the 6 months to 20 July 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 +34 140 £375 -6.25% 16
UK excluding London +51 94 £315 -21.25% 14
London +39 62 £404 -3.58% 3
North of England +78 33 £355 -1.39% 1
Midlands +8 22 £375 -31.82% 3
West Midlands +36 17 £425 +30.77% 2
Wales - 14 £280 -
North West +33 12 £525 +216.27%
North East - 11 £350 -
Yorkshire +35 10 £325 -9.72% 1
South East +18 10 £265 -33.75% 6
East of England -12 8 £251 -19.84% 2
East Midlands -19 5 £251 -54.32% 1
South West +3 4 £286 +14.50% 1
Scotland +52 3 £270 -32.50% 1

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Information Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Information Governance.

1 54 (34.18%) Data Protection
2 39 (24.68%) Finance
3 37 (23.42%) NHS
4 28 (17.72%) GDPR
5 27 (17.09%) SQL
6 26 (16.46%) Project Management
6 26 (16.46%) PRINCE2
7 24 (15.19%) Management Information System
7 24 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (13.29%) Windows
9 21 (13.29%) Information Security
10 20 (12.66%) ITIL
11 19 (12.03%) Legal
12 18 (11.39%) Degree
12 18 (11.39%) Microsoft Office
12 18 (11.39%) LAN
12 18 (11.39%) WAN
13 17 (10.76%) Microsoft
14 15 (9.49%) Freedom of Information
15 12 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (7.59%) Information Management
16 11 (6.96%) Banking
16 11 (6.96%) Data Protection Act
16 11 (6.96%) Risk Management
16 11 (6.96%) Firewall
16 11 (6.96%) Records Management
17 10 (6.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 10 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
17 10 (6.33%) Service Management

Information Governance
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 5 (3.16%) IIS
2 4 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.90%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (11.39%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (3.16%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.80%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.90%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 3 (1.90%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (1.27%) Lorenzo
4 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) IaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) PaaS
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.39%) LAN
1 18 (11.39%) WAN
2 11 (6.96%) Firewall
3 10 (6.33%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (3.80%) SMTP
4 6 (3.80%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.80%) VLAN
5 5 (3.16%) DHCP
5 5 (3.16%) DNS
5 5 (3.16%) Internet
5 5 (3.16%) POP3
6 4 (2.53%) VoIP
7 2 (1.27%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.27%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.27%) Network Security
7 2 (1.27%) SMS
7 2 (1.27%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.27%) Wireless
8 1 (0.63%) 4G
8 1 (0.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.80%) MS Access
4 5 (3.16%) GIS
5 4 (2.53%) Electronic Patient Records
6 3 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.90%) EDRMS
6 3 (1.90%) PowerPivot
7 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.63%) EDMS
8 1 (0.63%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.63%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (3.80%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (24.68%) Finance
2 19 (12.03%) Legal
3 11 (6.96%) Banking
4 9 (5.70%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.90%) Advertising
5 3 (1.90%) Local Government
5 3 (1.90%) Retail
6 2 (1.27%) Electronics
6 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.27%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Law
7 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (17.09%) Analyst
2 23 (14.56%) Project Manager
3 14 (8.86%) Information Officer
4 11 (6.96%) Business Analyst
5 10 (6.33%) Information Manager
6 9 (5.70%) Governance Manager
6 9 (5.70%) Information Governance Officer
7 8 (5.06%) Architect
7 8 (5.06%) Consultant
8 7 (4.43%) Data Analyst
8 7 (4.43%) Security Consultant
9 6 (3.80%) IT Manager
10 5 (3.16%) Business Intelligence Specialist
10 5 (3.16%) Coordinator
10 5 (3.16%) Information Analyst
10 5 (3.16%) Security Manager
10 5 (3.16%) Senior Manager
10 5 (3.16%) Senior Project Manager
10 5 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.16%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.43%) XML
2 6 (3.80%) .NET
2 6 (3.80%) HTML
2 6 (3.80%) jQuery
3 5 (3.16%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.53%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (1.27%) Web Services
6 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.63%) CSS
6 1 (0.63%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.42%) NHS
2 24 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (15.19%) Management Information System
3 15 (9.49%) Freedom of Information
4 11 (6.96%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.16%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.16%) Freedom of Information Act
6 4 (2.53%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.27%) PMI
7 2 (1.27%) RIA
8 1 (0.63%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.63%) Linked Data
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.29%) Windows
2 6 (3.80%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (34.18%) Data Protection
2 26 (16.46%) PRINCE2
2 26 (16.46%) Project Management
3 22 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (13.29%) Information Security
5 20 (12.66%) ITIL
6 12 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.59%) Information Management
7 11 (6.96%) Records Management
7 11 (6.96%) Risk Management
8 10 (6.33%) Data Management
8 10 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (6.33%) Service Management
9 9 (5.70%) Performance Management
10 8 (5.06%) Data Analysis
10 8 (5.06%) Validation
11 7 (4.43%) Programme Management
11 7 (4.43%) Project Planning
11 7 (4.43%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.43%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.09%) SQL
2 6 (3.80%) C#
2 6 (3.80%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.16%) Delphi
4 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (11.39%) Degree
2 10 (6.33%) ISEB
2 10 (6.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (5.70%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.80%) CISM
4 6 (3.80%) CISSP
4 6 (3.80%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.80%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.16%) CCA
5 5 (3.16%) CCAA
5 5 (3.16%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.53%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (2.53%) CLAS
7 3 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.27%) CISA
8 2 (1.27%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.63%) ECDL
9 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (17.72%) GDPR
2 9 (5.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.43%) Data Quality
3 7 (4.43%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.16%) QA
5 4 (2.53%) PMO
6 3 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (1.27%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.63%) BS7799
8 1 (0.63%) COBIT
8 1 (0.63%) HL7
8 1 (0.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.63%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.63%) SLA
8 1 (0.63%) SNOMED CT
8 1 (0.63%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (4.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.27%) XenApp
2 2 (1.27%) XenServer
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (10.76%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.06%) Citrix
3 6 (3.80%) Oracle
3 6 (3.80%) SAP
4 3 (1.90%) Concur
4 3 (1.90%) HP
4 3 (1.90%) Intel
4 3 (1.90%) McAfee
4 3 (1.90%) VMware
5 2 (1.27%) Adobe
5 2 (1.27%) Cisco
5 2 (1.27%) Kronos
6 1 (0.63%) Cerner
6 1 (0.63%) IBM
6 1 (0.63%) Trillium
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