The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 125 122 110
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing Data Security 2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.076% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.42% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
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£406 £308 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.11% -41.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -16.12%
Data Security
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1836 1914 1473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 69.39% 73.59% 69.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 958 970 623
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 62 68
Average hourly rate £20.25 £16.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.56% -21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.90 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £127.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Security across the Berkshire region.

Data Security Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Security
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - - - -
Reading - - - -
Slough - - - -
Data Security
South East

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Data Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Security.

1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) IVR
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Data Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Rollout Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) IVR
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) Novell