The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 62 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Data Security 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.30% 0.39% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.53% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £340 £369
% change year-on-year
+39.70% -7.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -52.56%
Data Security
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
472 568 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.76% 73.96% 77.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 293 287
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £261 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 15
Average hourly rate £16.50 £32.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.23% +120.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.50 £36.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Data Security Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Security
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
2 8 (72.73%) Asset Management
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) RUP
3 2 (18.18%) DSDM
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) COM

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Architect
2 7 (63.64%) Systems Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Software Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Asset Management
1 8 (72.73%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
2 2 (18.18%) RUP
2 2 (18.18%) DSDM
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft