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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 79 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Data Security 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.40% 0.46% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.61% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
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£438 - £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.65
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
970 983 736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.97% 75.97% 73.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 580 387
Average daily rate £400 £368 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £495 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 42 30
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.00 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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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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
Milton Keynes -2 5 £438 - 1
Data Security
South East

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) MS Office
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
1 5 (45.45%) Statistics
1 5 (45.45%) Data Governance
1 5 (45.45%) Data Structures
2 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) COBIT
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) ATM
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Data Extraction
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
4 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) Security Management
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) MS Office
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Data Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Information Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Information Risk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Statistics
1 5 (45.45%) Data Structures
2 3 (27.27%) Data Extraction
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
1 5 (45.45%) Data Governance
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
2 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) Security Management
4 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) COBIT
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft