The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Security 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.56% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £467 £358 £380
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £19.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-5.28% -68.03%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
678 635 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 75.92% 71.59% 72.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 352 236
Average daily rate £365 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.97 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.46% +3.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Security
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 7 (70.00%) ITIL
1 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (70.00%) Risk Assessment
1 7 (70.00%) COBIT
1 7 (70.00%) Risk Analysis
1 7 (70.00%) Data Protection
1 7 (70.00%) PCI DSS
1 7 (70.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (10.00%) Statistics
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Risk Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
1 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (70.00%) Risk Analysis
1 7 (70.00%) Data Protection
1 7 (70.00%) Security Architecture
1 7 (70.00%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) COBIT
1 7 (70.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft