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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 39 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Data Security 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.84% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£380 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.39% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.42% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £19.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-2.78% +24.59%
Data Security
Cambridgeshire

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
279 284 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 73.42% 76.96% 61.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 174 107
Average daily rate £375 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 30
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £21.11 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) RHCA
2 3 (37.50%) Statistics
2 3 (37.50%) Market Research
2 3 (37.50%) RHCE
2 3 (37.50%) NetApp
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (75.00%) Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (25.00%) Information Risk Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Information Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Statistics
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Market Research
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) RHCA
1 3 (37.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
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