Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Data Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Governance over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Data Governance
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 173 140
Rank change year-on-year +17 -33 +26
Contract jobs citing Data Governance 28 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.54% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.64% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 26
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £455 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +14.11% -11.39%
10th Percentile £211 £318 £334
90th Percentile £500 £675 £505
England median daily rate £550 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £56.00 £13.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year +330.77% -17.56% -84.98%

Data Governance is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4013 5120 3900
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.91% 83.05% 79.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2559 3069 2234
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.80%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £238
90th Percentile £550 £550 £533
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 135 178
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.75 £11.18
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Data Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Data Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance in the West Midlands

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Governance in the West Midlands

Data Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Governance in the West Midlands

Data Governance
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance within the West Midlands region 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
Birmingham +14 13 £425 +15.25% 2
Warwickshire -8 8 £435 +5.45%
Halesowen - 1 £415 -
Data Governance
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 12 (42.86%) Data Management
2 9 (32.14%) Data Quality
2 9 (32.14%) Master Data Management
2 9 (32.14%) Finance
3 7 (25.00%) Migration
3 7 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (21.43%) Data Mapping
4 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 5 (17.86%) Information Security
5 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) GDPR
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle
6 4 (14.29%) SAP
6 4 (14.29%) ITIL
6 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.29%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) Legal
6 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 4 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.71%) Banking
7 3 (10.71%) ETL
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
7 3 (10.71%) QA
7 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (10.71%) Data Centre

Data Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (3.57%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP MDG
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
1 1 (3.57%) LDAP
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.14%) SAP BW
1 2 (7.14%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.57%) EDRMS
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) HDInsight
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Law
5 1 (3.57%) Automotive
5 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Data Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Data Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Data Quality Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Information Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Governance Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) IT Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Master Data Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Migration Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Migration Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Data Governance Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Data Management
2 9 (32.14%) Master Data Management
3 7 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (25.00%) Migration
4 6 (21.43%) Data Mapping
5 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (17.86%) Information Security
5 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Change Management
6 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.29%) ITIL
6 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 4 (14.29%) Project Management
7 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) Data Deduplication
7 3 (10.71%) ETL
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) Perl
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CISSP
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) Master's Degree
1 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) Data Quality
2 5 (17.86%) GDPR
3 3 (10.71%) QA
4 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (3.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) FTK
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
1 4 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Nuix
3 1 (3.57%) Trillium