The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing Data Security 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.02% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £355
% change year-on-year
- +26.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.47 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.28%
Data Security
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
283 327 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.76% 83.42% 81.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 229 214
Average daily rate £475 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £638 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 11
Average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.45 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Security across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Security across the Bedfordshire region.

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire