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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank - 30 42
Contract jobs citing Data Security 0 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 5.62% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.37% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 29 7
Median daily rate - £493 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.19%
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
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
253 487 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 80.83% 88.22% 74.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 348 185
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £600 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 41 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £63.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -41.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.27 £21.50 £18.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £57.73 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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