The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 47 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Data Security 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.00% 1.06% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 1.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £295 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 - £27.80
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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 Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
386 333 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 77.05% 70.70% 70.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 214 119
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 29
Average hourly rate £52.50 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £18.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Data Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Data Security Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (58.33%) UNIX
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
1 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Statistics
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) NetApp
3 3 (25.00%) RHCE
3 3 (25.00%) RHCA
3 3 (25.00%) Market Research
4 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Drupal
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) Maven
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) LDAP
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (16.67%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Information Risk Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Information Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Statistics
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Market Research
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Security Management
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) RHCE
1 3 (25.00%) RHCA
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Sun
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) EMC