Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for IT Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IT Governance over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 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 Technology Governance
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 174 205
Rank change year-on-year -21 +31 -36
Contract jobs citing IT Governance 6 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £369 £300 £297
90th Percentile £517 £569 £513
England median daily rate £488 £459 £500
% change year-on-year +6.27% -8.25% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £12.75 - £24.23

IT 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 4,316 3,877 5,244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 84.84% 84.21% 84.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,586 2,468 3,109
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 140 138
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £23.62 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.48% +34.94% -18.60%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £32.07 £53.75 £39.65
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.87 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.54% +10.51% +3.97%

IT Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Governance in the West Midlands

IT 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 IT Governance in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Governance in the West Midlands

IT Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Governance in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Governance in the West Midlands

IT 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 IT Governance within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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 -1 4 £388 +29.17%
Shropshire - 2 £590 -
IT Governance
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IT Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for IT Governance.

1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) CCSP
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) CEH
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (66.67%) COBIT
1 4 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
1 4 (66.67%) Change Control
1 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
1 4 (66.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 4 (66.67%) CompTIA Security+
1 4 (66.67%) Data Loss Prevention
1 4 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
1 4 (66.67%) Threat Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Commercial Awareness
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
2 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket

IT 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) IT Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) IT Security Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Senior IT Security Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Control
1 4 (66.67%) Commercial Awareness
1 4 (66.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (66.67%) Data Loss Prevention
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
1 4 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
1 4 (66.67%) Threat Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
1 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 4 (66.67%) CCSP
1 4 (66.67%) CEH
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) COBIT
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian