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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 143 131 121
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Security 7 40 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.89% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 1.09% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 37 11
Median daily rate £506 £515 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% -1.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £436 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £541 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £488 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 -
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
2904 3669 2419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.00% 81.99% 75.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1863 2304 1386
Median daily rate £401 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 141 112
Median hourly rate £24.00 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.46 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +14 4 £600 +14.28%
Manchester 0 2 £413 - 1
Merseyside +5 1 - -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Big Data
3 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
3 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Internal Audit
3 2 (22.22%) IT Audit
3 2 (22.22%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (22.22%) CISA
3 2 (22.22%) CISM
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Intranet
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Unix

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Database Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
2 2 (22.22%) Data Ingestion
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Internal Audit
2 2 (22.22%) IT Audit
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISA
1 2 (22.22%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) SAP