The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 90 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Data Security 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.072% 0.070% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.086% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £700 £175 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £18.47 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-26.90% -2.78%
Data Security
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1149 1168 957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.37% 81.45% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 648 592
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 20
Median hourly rate £20.50 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £14.00 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Security
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Technical Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Portfolio Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management