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 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 517 563 549
Rank change year-on-year +46 -14  
Contract jobs citing Information Governance 78 94 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 60 65
Median daily rate £350 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £578 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -15.62% +23.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £15.38 £12.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.53% -69.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.63 £12.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +19.38% -69.37%  

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 38674 46354 45419
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.52% 82.93% 79.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25470 30647 28229
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 989 1091 1331
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

Information Governance
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Information Governance in the UK

Information Governance
Top 30 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 3 months to 24 April 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 +38 73 £360 -10.00% 12
London +43 38 £385 +2.66% 4
West Midlands +29 13 £425 +41.66% 1
North East - 7 £350 - 1
City of London +10 6 £245 -34.66% 2
East Midlands -15 5 £251 -54.31%
Yorkshire +27 4 £438 +13.63% 2
Birmingham +11 4 £400 +39.13% 1
Warwickshire +5 4 £490 +50.76%
Durham - 4 £350 -
South Wales - 4 £338 -
Cardiff - 4 £338 -
Wales - 4 £338 -
North West +31 3 - -
West Yorkshire +18 3 £438 +21.52% 2
Hammersmith - 3 £433 -
South East +9 2 £180 -55.82% 3
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 £251 -
Coventry - 2 - -
Leicester - 2 £251 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
Sunderland - 2 - -
Leeds +17 1 £550 +52.77% 1
Kent +16 1 £110 -49.30%
Manchester +15 1 - -
Croydon +12 1 - -
South Yorkshire +8 1 - -
Wiltshire -1 1 £293 -26.87%
South West -2 1 £293 +17.00%

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 51 (32.08%) NHS
2 41 (25.79%) Data Protection
3 35 (22.01%) Management Information System
4 30 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (18.24%) Finance
6 26 (16.35%) Project Management
6 26 (16.35%) SQL
7 24 (15.09%) PRINCE2
8 23 (14.47%) Information Security
9 22 (13.84%) Data Quality
10 18 (11.32%) ITIL
10 18 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (10.69%) SAP
11 17 (10.69%) Information Management
11 17 (10.69%) Degree
12 16 (10.06%) Service Management
13 14 (8.81%) Records Management
13 14 (8.81%) GDPR
13 14 (8.81%) Data Security
14 13 (8.18%) Data Modelling
14 13 (8.18%) Data Analysis
15 12 (7.55%) Freedom of Information
15 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
15 12 (7.55%) IBM
15 12 (7.55%) Microsoft
15 12 (7.55%) Risk Management
15 12 (7.55%) Performance Monitoring
16 11 (6.92%) IBM InfoSphere
16 11 (6.92%) Validation
16 11 (6.92%) DB2

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 4 (2.52%) SAS
2 2 (1.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (6.29%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (3.14%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.52%) Lorenzo
3 2 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.26%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.89%) Firewall
2 2 (1.26%) LAN
2 2 (1.26%) Network Security
2 2 (1.26%) Skype
2 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.26%) WAN
2 2 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.63%) 4G
3 1 (0.63%) DHCP
3 1 (0.63%) DNS
3 1 (0.63%) ISDN
3 1 (0.63%) MPLS
3 1 (0.63%) RFID
3 1 (0.63%) SAN
3 1 (0.63%) SMTP
3 1 (0.63%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.63%) VoIP
3 1 (0.63%) VPN
3 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.92%) DB2
1 11 (6.92%) IBM InfoSphere
2 6 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (2.52%) Electronic Patient Records
3 4 (2.52%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.52%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.89%) DataStage
4 3 (1.89%) GIS
4 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.26%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.63%) MS Access
General
1 29 (18.24%) Finance
2 10 (6.29%) Legal
3 9 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.77%) Banking
5 4 (2.52%) Law
5 4 (2.52%) Local Government
5 4 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.89%) Advertising
7 2 (1.26%) Electronics
7 2 (1.26%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.26%) Marketing
7 2 (1.26%) Retail
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (18.87%) Analyst
2 20 (12.58%) Information Manager
3 18 (11.32%) Information Officer
4 17 (10.69%) Project Manager
5 16 (10.06%) Consultant
6 15 (9.43%) Governance Manager
6 15 (9.43%) Information Governance Officer
7 12 (7.55%) Business Analyst
7 12 (7.55%) Data Consultant
8 11 (6.92%) Information Governance Manager
9 10 (6.29%) Data Quality Consultant
9 10 (6.29%) SAP Consultant
9 10 (6.29%) SAP Data Consultant
9 10 (6.29%) SAP Technical Consultant
9 10 (6.29%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (5.03%) IT Manager
10 8 (5.03%) Quality Analyst
11 7 (4.40%) Architect
11 7 (4.40%) Data Analyst
11 7 (4.40%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.26%) .NET
2 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.63%) CSS
2 1 (0.63%) HTML
2 1 (0.63%) Itk
2 1 (0.63%) jQuery
2 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (32.08%) NHS
2 35 (22.01%) Management Information System
3 30 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.55%) Freedom of Information
5 11 (6.92%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.52%) Freedom of Information Act
7 3 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.89%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.89%) Life Science
7 3 (1.89%) Linked Data
7 3 (1.89%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.26%) CESG
8 2 (1.26%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.26%) PMI
9 1 (0.63%) FMCG
9 1 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Replication
9 1 (0.63%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.14%) Windows
2 1 (0.63%) Unix
2 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.79%) Data Protection
2 26 (16.35%) Project Management
3 24 (15.09%) PRINCE2
4 23 (14.47%) Information Security
5 18 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (11.32%) ITIL
6 17 (10.69%) Information Management
7 16 (10.06%) Service Management
8 14 (8.81%) Data Security
8 14 (8.81%) Records Management
9 13 (8.18%) Data Analysis
9 13 (8.18%) Data Modelling
10 12 (7.55%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (7.55%) Risk Management
11 11 (6.92%) Validation
12 10 (6.29%) Dashboard Development
13 9 (5.66%) Programme Management
14 8 (5.03%) Project Planning
15 7 (4.40%) Informatics
15 7 (4.40%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.35%) SQL
2 1 (0.63%) C#
2 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (10.69%) Degree
2 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.14%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.52%) CISA
4 4 (2.52%) CISM
4 4 (2.52%) CISSP
5 3 (1.89%) ECDL
5 3 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.26%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (1.26%) ISEB
6 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.26%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.63%) CNA
7 1 (0.63%) CNE
7 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.63%) Novell Certification
7 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.84%) Data Quality
2 14 (8.81%) GDPR
3 10 (6.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (4.40%) QA
5 4 (2.52%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (1.89%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.89%) SLA
7 2 (1.26%) PMO
8 1 (0.63%) BS7799
8 1 (0.63%) COBIT
8 1 (0.63%) HL7
8 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.63%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.63%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 2 (1.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (10.69%) SAP
2 12 (7.55%) IBM
2 12 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.40%) Oracle
4 4 (2.52%) Intel
4 4 (2.52%) Intel Security
5 3 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.26%) HP
6 2 (1.26%) VMware
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco
7 1 (0.63%) Citrix
7 1 (0.63%) Novell
7 1 (0.63%) Trillium
North East
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 per annum + working inside IR35
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: 5 days ago