The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 88 79 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing Data Security 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.38% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.27% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£419 - £381
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 - £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 - £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
- -35.80%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
996 749 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 76.26% 70.93% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 412 269
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 32 40
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Data Security
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (50.00%) COBIT
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (50.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (30.00%) SIEM
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Automotive
5 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) VB
6 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (30.00%) SIEM
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (50.00%) COBIT
3 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001