The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Project Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Governance over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Governance
UK
Rank 427 397 344
Rank change year-on-year -30 -53  
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 183 258 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.48% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.58% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 176 209
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £313 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +7.76% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £30.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.08

Project 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 37182 44106 42440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.13% 82.88% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24552 28910 26291
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 945 1111 1221
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +32.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Project Governance
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Governance in the UK

Project Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Governance in the UK

Project Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Governance over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Governance in the UK

Project Governance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Governance in the UK

Project 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 Project Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 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 -18 171 £450 +5.88% 23
London -2 72 £538 +19.44% 6
South East +5 28 £450 +12.50% 5
City of London +16 24 £538 +19.44% 2
West Midlands +15 19 £450 +38.46% 1
South West -1 13 £388 +2.64% 4
North West +27 9 £395 +20.70% 1
Berkshire +26 9 £450 +16.12% 1
Yorkshire +18 9 £430 +10.32% 2
West Sussex +6 9 - -
North East -5 8 £390 - 1
East of England -14 7 £513 +13.88% 3
Cheshire +31 6 £365 +50.82%
Birmingham +2 6 £375 +15.38% 1
Gatwick - 6 - -
Wiltshire +3 5 £625 +76.05%
East Midlands -2 5 £450 +7.78%
Bristol -4 5 £250 -33.33% 1
West Yorkshire +14 4 £275 -21.42% 1
Scotland +13 4 £363 -7.05% 1
Sheffield +4 4 £475 -13.63% 1
South Yorkshire +1 4 £475 -13.63% 1
Hampshire -3 4 £450 +36.36% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 4 £393 - 1
Tyne and Wear -10 4 £393 - 1
Durham - 4 £288 -
Swindon - 4 £630 -
Worthing +18 3 - -
Merseyside +2 3 £650 -7.14%
Bedfordshire +1 3 £450 -14.28% 2

Project Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project 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 Project Governance.

1 200 (50.63%) Project Management
2 174 (44.05%) Finance
3 120 (30.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 111 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (25.82%) PRINCE2
6 85 (21.52%) PMO
7 62 (15.70%) Change Management
8 52 (13.16%) MS Project
9 49 (12.41%) Risk Management
9 49 (12.41%) Migration
10 46 (11.65%) Banking
10 46 (11.65%) Microsoft
11 42 (10.63%) Scrum
11 42 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
12 39 (9.87%) Matrix Organization
13 36 (9.11%) Oracle
14 35 (8.86%) Waterfall
14 35 (8.86%) Project Planning
15 32 (8.10%) MS Excel
16 29 (7.34%) Programme Management
16 29 (7.34%) MS Office
17 28 (7.09%) Change Control
18 25 (6.33%) PMP
19 24 (6.08%) ITIL
20 23 (5.82%) Supplier Management
20 23 (5.82%) PMI Certification
20 23 (5.82%) Line Management
21 22 (5.57%) Management Information System
21 22 (5.57%) SDLC
22 20 (5.06%) MS Visio

Project Governance
Top Related 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 17 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.03%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.01%) Confluence
3 4 (1.01%) MS Project Server
4 3 (0.76%) CMS
4 3 (0.76%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 52 (13.16%) MS Project
2 32 (8.10%) MS Excel
3 29 (7.34%) MS Office
4 20 (5.06%) MS Visio
5 19 (4.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.52%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.01%) CA PPM
4 3 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.76%) Primavera
4 3 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.51%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.51%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.04%) Office 365
3 8 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.27%) SaaS
5 4 (1.01%) IaaS
5 4 (1.01%) PaaS
6 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.54%) Firewall
2 5 (1.27%) SAN
3 3 (0.76%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (0.76%) IP Telephony
3 3 (0.76%) LAN
3 3 (0.76%) NAS
3 3 (0.76%) Network Security
3 3 (0.76%) WAN
3 3 (0.76%) Wireless
4 2 (0.51%) Extranet
4 2 (0.51%) Internet
4 2 (0.51%) Intranet
5 1 (0.25%) ATM
5 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.25%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.25%) WebEx
5 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 8 (2.03%) BODI
2 8 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.01%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.25%) Big Data
6 1 (0.25%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.25%) Power BI
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.03%) Oracle APEX
1 8 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (1.52%) JIRA
3 4 (1.01%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 174 (44.05%) Finance
2 46 (11.65%) Banking
3 19 (4.81%) Retail
3 19 (4.81%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.54%) Legal
4 14 (3.54%) Marketing
5 11 (2.78%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.28%) Automotive
7 7 (1.77%) Back Office
8 4 (1.01%) Local Government
9 3 (0.76%) Front Office
9 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.76%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.51%) German Language
10 2 (0.51%) Law
10 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.51%) Publishing
10 2 (0.51%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.51%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 223 (56.46%) Project Manager
2 37 (9.37%) Analyst
3 34 (8.61%) IT Manager
4 31 (7.85%) IT Project Manager
5 26 (6.58%) Senior Manager
6 24 (6.08%) Infrastructure Manager
6 24 (6.08%) Senior Project Manager
7 23 (5.82%) Architect
7 23 (5.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 18 (4.56%) Agile Project Manager
8 18 (4.56%) Business Analyst
9 15 (3.80%) PMO Manager
10 14 (3.54%) Programme Manager
10 14 (3.54%) Transformation Manager
11 12 (3.04%) PMO Analyst
12 11 (2.78%) Transformation Project Manager
13 10 (2.53%) Technical Manager
14 9 (2.28%) Applications Manager
14 9 (2.28%) Coordinator
14 9 (2.28%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.01%) J2EE
1 4 (1.01%) Middleware
1 4 (1.01%) XML
1 4 (1.01%) XML Schema
1 4 (1.01%) XSD
2 3 (0.76%) .NET
2 3 (0.76%) Web Services
3 2 (0.51%) Google Maps API
4 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.25%) HTML
4 1 (0.25%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.25%) RESTful
4 1 (0.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.57%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.80%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.29%) PMI
5 10 (2.53%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.27%) Derivative
7 5 (1.27%) Equities
8 4 (1.01%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.01%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.01%) NHS
8 4 (1.01%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.01%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.76%) BYOD
9 3 (0.76%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.76%) Handset
9 3 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.51%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.51%) EPoS
10 2 (0.51%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.56%) Windows
2 12 (3.04%) Windows Server
3 11 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (2.53%) Linux
4 10 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.28%) Solaris
6 7 (1.77%) HPUX
7 2 (0.51%) Unix
7 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (50.63%) Project Management
2 120 (30.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 111 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (25.82%) PRINCE2
5 62 (15.70%) Change Management
6 49 (12.41%) Migration
6 49 (12.41%) Risk Management
7 42 (10.63%) Scrum
8 39 (9.87%) Matrix Organization
9 35 (8.86%) Project Planning
9 35 (8.86%) Waterfall
10 29 (7.34%) Programme Management
11 28 (7.09%) Change Control
12 24 (6.08%) ITIL
13 23 (5.82%) Line Management
13 23 (5.82%) Supplier Management
14 22 (5.57%) SDLC
15 18 (4.56%) Business Analysis
16 17 (4.30%) Data Management
16 17 (4.30%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.05%) SQL
2 10 (2.53%) C
3 2 (0.51%) Java
4 1 (0.25%) C#
4 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.25%) PHP
4 1 (0.25%) R
4 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (6.33%) PMP
2 23 (5.82%) PMI Certification
3 19 (4.81%) Degree
4 15 (3.80%) Security Cleared
5 13 (3.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (3.29%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.52%) APMP
8 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.76%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (0.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.25%) CAPM
10 1 (0.25%) CIPD
10 1 (0.25%) CISA
10 1 (0.25%) CISSP
10 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (21.52%) PMO
2 17 (4.30%) QA
3 7 (1.77%) PMBOK
4 4 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.01%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.76%) SLA
6 2 (0.51%) COBIT
6 2 (0.51%) FATCA
6 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.51%) MiFID
6 2 (0.51%) P3O
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.25%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 10 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (0.76%) SCCM
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.25%) SCOM
2 1 (0.25%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.25%) Simpana
Vendors
1 46 (11.65%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.11%) Oracle
3 19 (4.81%) SAP
4 15 (3.80%) VMware
5 13 (3.29%) Cisco
6 9 (2.28%) HP
6 9 (2.28%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.03%) F5
7 8 (2.03%) TIBCO
8 6 (1.52%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.27%) Citrix
9 5 (1.27%) Planview
10 4 (1.01%) Apple
10 4 (1.01%) Google
11 3 (0.76%) BMC
11 3 (0.76%) CA
11 3 (0.76%) Genesys
11 3 (0.76%) NICE Systems
11 3 (0.76%) Remedy
12 2 (0.51%) CA Agile Central
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