The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 161 146 118
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -28
Contract jobs citing Data Security 1 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.025% 0.35% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.45% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 13
Median daily rate - £550 £800
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £18.47 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-26.90% -2.78%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3233 2893 2294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.81% 77.60% 74.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2012 1660 1207
Median daily rate £425 £395 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 140 112
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.10 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Security Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) ERwin
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (70.00%) ETL
3 6 (60.00%) Velocity
3 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (50.00%) Informatica
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Information Security
6 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (20.00%) Back Office
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (10.00%) CISA
7 1 (10.00%) CISM
7 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (10.00%) Firewall
7 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Data Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) ERwin
General
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) ETL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Informatica Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Informatica ETL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Database Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Velocity
2 1 (10.00%) OAuth
2 1 (10.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Data Modelling
1 7 (70.00%) ETL
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Presales
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) PCI QSA
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) Informatica