Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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.

Information Governance
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 194 167
Rank change year-on-year +39 -27 +7
Contract jobs citing Information Governance 23 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.35% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 8
West Midlands median daily rate £419 £480 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.76% +53.60% -
10th Percentile £301 £208 £203
90th Percentile £475 £630 £392
England median daily rate £424 £410 £310
% change year-on-year +3.35% +32.26% -4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.58 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.00% - -
England median hourly rate £18.08 £25.00 £21.10
% change year-on-year -27.68% +18.51% +11.61%

Information 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 4015 5138 3901
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.92% 83.07% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2563 3080 2233
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £238
90th Percentile £550 £550 £531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 138 178
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Information Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 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
Staffordshire +16 5 £388 +76.14%
Wolverhampton - 5 £308 -
Birmingham +2 3 £450 -25.00% 1
Warwickshire 0 3 £415 -10.70%
Shropshire - 1 - -
Information Governance
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 (39.13%) SQL
1 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
1 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (39.13%) ETL
1 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (39.13%) Tableau
1 9 (39.13%) Complex ETL
2 8 (34.78%) GDPR
2 8 (34.78%) Data Protection
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (30.43%) Degree
3 7 (30.43%) Freedom of Information
4 6 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
4 6 (26.09%) PowerPivot
5 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
5 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
5 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (17.39%) ISEB
5 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
5 4 (17.39%) Data Management
5 4 (17.39%) Subversion
6 3 (13.04%) Data Security
6 3 (13.04%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Visualisation

Information 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 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) MPLS
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) SNMP
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (26.09%) PowerPivot
4 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
4 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Power View
5 2 (8.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Business Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Data Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Data Protection Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Data Protection Officer
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Project Officer
5 2 (8.70%) Project Support Officer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Support Officer
6 1 (4.35%) Head of Information
6 1 (4.35%) Head of Information Security
6 1 (4.35%) Head of Security
6 1 (4.35%) Information Governance Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Project Support Coordinator
6 1 (4.35%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Freedom of Information
2 6 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
3 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (8.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Complex ETL
1 9 (39.13%) ETL
2 8 (34.78%) Data Protection
3 4 (17.39%) Data Management
4 3 (13.04%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (13.04%) Data Security
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) Statistics
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.35%) Network Design
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
3 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.70%) Master's Degree
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) GDPR
2 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
1 9 (39.13%) Tableau
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) SAP