The first table below looks at the demand for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North East region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 47 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Security 16 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.45% - 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate £440 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £380 £374
% change year-on-year
-5.92% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £61.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-68.03% +234.24%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
487 219 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 74.46% 70.65% 65.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 85 137
Average daily rate £300 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £260 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £462 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.90 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.27% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £13.20 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £18.90 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Data Security
England

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Data Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Data Security Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 17 (89.47%) SQL
1 17 (89.47%) Data Modelling
2 14 (73.68%) SAS
2 14 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 14 (73.68%) PL/SQL
2 14 (73.68%) Dimensional Modelling
2 14 (73.68%) Base SAS
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle Database 11g
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle Database
3 5 (26.32%) ERwin
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.79%) Information Management
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (15.79%) DTS
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) NHS
6 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.53%) Finance
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
6 2 (10.53%) RDF
6 2 (10.53%) PMP
6 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 14 (73.68%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) Base SAS
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle Database
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (15.79%) DTS
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) ERwin
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) SAS Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (21.05%) SAS Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) SAS Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Information Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SAS Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Information Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Data Modelling
2 14 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (73.68%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (15.79%) Information Management
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
4 2 (10.53%) RDF
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PMP
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft