The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 59 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Contract jobs citing Data Security 10 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.29% 2.22% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 3.04% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 3
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£475 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £406
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.47 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £19.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-2.78% +24.59%
Data Security
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
596 427 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 76.90% 72.99% 70.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 271 90
Average daily rate £395 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £465 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 8 10
Average hourly rate £15.68 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.25 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Security across the North East region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Data Security Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the North East region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 6 £450 -
Tyne and Wear -22 2 £513 +16.47%
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
1 8 (61.54%) Information Security
2 7 (53.85%) Change Management
3 6 (46.15%) Data Protection
4 5 (38.46%) Project Planning
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) SAS
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (30.77%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) Base SAS
5 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
6 3 (23.08%) ERwin
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
8 1 (7.69%) Coaching
8 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
8 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
8 1 (7.69%) Information Management
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 4 (30.77%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (30.77%) Base SAS
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) ERwin
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Security Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SAS Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Data Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Information Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
1 8 (61.54%) Information Security
2 7 (53.85%) Change Management
3 6 (46.15%) Data Protection
4 5 (38.46%) Project Planning
4 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) Coaching
7 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
7 1 (7.69%) Information Management
7 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft