The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank - 24 39
Contract jobs citing Data Security 0 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 6.47% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.75% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 29 8
Median daily rate - £493 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £480 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.23 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
-5.16% -
Data Security
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
239 387 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.63% 83.41% 75.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 274 164
Median daily rate £375 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 24
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.09 £16.30 £15.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £59.50 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire