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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 76 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing Data Security 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £365 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £488 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 -
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
836 1410 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.93% 82.46% 76.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 751 536
Median daily rate £388 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £501 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.01% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 10 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
1 2 (66.67%) Conflict Management
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking

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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Risk Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Conflict Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements