The first table below looks at the demand for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 30 July 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 West 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 113 127 135
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Security 15 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 1
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£803 £281 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+185.33% -14.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.80 £13.42
% change year-on-year
- +107.15%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2107 1912 2089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 70.21% 70.63% 64.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1129 954 1106
Average daily rate £375 £338 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 92 111
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £22.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% -8.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Data Security
England

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Security across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Security across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

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

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - - 1
Cumbria - - - -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 13 (54.17%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (50.00%) CESG
2 12 (50.00%) RMADS
3 11 (45.83%) CESG CLAS
4 10 (41.67%) Security Architecture
5 7 (29.17%) Statistics
6 6 (25.00%) ETL
7 5 (20.83%) Windows
8 3 (12.50%) Open Source
8 3 (12.50%) Big Data
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.50%) Back Office
8 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 3 (12.50%) Workflow
8 3 (12.50%) Information Security
8 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 3 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (12.50%) Java
8 3 (12.50%) SQL
8 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 3 (12.50%) UNIX
8 3 (12.50%) Web Services
8 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (12.50%) CISSP

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.50%) Big Data
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Back Office
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Security Advisor
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) CLAS Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) CLAS Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) CESG
1 12 (50.00%) RMADS
2 11 (45.83%) CESG CLAS
3 7 (29.17%) Statistics
4 3 (12.50%) Open Source
4 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) Handset
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) UNIX
3 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Security Architecture
2 6 (25.00%) ETL
3 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (12.50%) Workflow
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security
3 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
1 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 14001
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Toshiba
1 1 (4.17%) McAfee
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) HP
1 1 (4.17%) Dell
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