The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Governance
England / West Midlands
Rank 105 123 115
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8  
Contract jobs citing Information Governance 13 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.32% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 7
Median daily rate £388 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.78% -11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £248 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £363 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £380 £325
% change year-on-year -14.47% +16.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.63 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.79 £12.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +69.69% -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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1844 2222 1903
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 80.07% 82.45% 75.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1185 1221 1087
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 45 109
Median hourly rate £24.50 £18.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.24% -39.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.73 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Information Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Information 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 Information Governance in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Governance in the West Midlands

Information Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Governance in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Governance in the West Midlands

Information Governance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Governance in the West Midlands

Information 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 Information Governance within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Birmingham -1 4 £400 +49.53%
Warwickshire -1 4 £390 +20.00%
Coventry - 2 - -
Staffordshire +3 1 £275 -31.25%
Wolverhampton - 1 £105 - 1
Information Governance
England

Information Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Information Governance.

1 9 (40.91%) Data Quality
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 4 (18.18%) NHS
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 4 (18.18%) DB2
3 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) IBM InfoSphere
3 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 3 (13.64%) Validation
4 3 (13.64%) QA
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.09%) Finance
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) ETL
5 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (9.09%) Records Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data-Flow Analysis

Information Governance
Top Related 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 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) 4G
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
1 1 (4.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) DB2
1 4 (18.18%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) DataStage
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) Data Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Data Quality Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Governance Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Planning Manager
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Data Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Technical Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Information Officer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Trainer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.55%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (18.18%) NHS
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
1 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
1 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (13.64%) Validation
3 2 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (9.09%) Data Management
3 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.09%) Data-Flow Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) ETL
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Records Management
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Case Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Governance
4 1 (4.55%) Data Validation
4 1 (4.55%) IT Audit
4 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ECDL
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) Data Quality
2 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) IBM
1 4 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Trillium