The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 - 42 -
Contract jobs citing Data Security 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
216 285 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 77.14% 75.40% 68.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 143 100
Median daily rate £400 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £135.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.88% +520.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £47.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £135.00 £30.00
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 Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside