The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 64 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Security 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.12% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.16% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £488 - £263
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 - £273
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £18.47 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-26.90% -2.78%
Data Security
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
639 614 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.89% 76.37% 72.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 417 288
Median daily rate £375 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 10
Median hourly rate £21.75 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.34% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £14.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Security across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Data Security Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Data Security
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Security 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) BCP
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Kaspersky
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Dell KACE
1 1 (33.33%) Records Management
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) BCP
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Records Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Dell KACE
1 1 (33.33%) Kaspersky
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP