The first table below looks at the demand for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bristol region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 63 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Contract jobs citing Data Security 7 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.75% 1.88% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 2.73% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 2
Average daily rate £353 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £238 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £400 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £384 £374
% change year-on-year
-7.49% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £61.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-68.03% +234.24%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
712 440 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 75.99% 68.86% 66.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 283 439
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 38
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.61 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Security
South West

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Data Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Data Security Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (35.71%) Data Governance
2 5 (35.71%) Customer Insight
2 5 (35.71%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Direct Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (28.57%) Lync
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) SLA
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Acronis
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) Law
6 1 (7.14%) Legal
6 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (42.86%) Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Support Specialist
1 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) PC Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Data Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (35.71%) Data Governance
1 5 (35.71%) Customer Insight
1 5 (35.71%) Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Direct Marketing
1 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) NetApp
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Acronis
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec