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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 149 156 125
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -31
Contract jobs citing Data Security 6 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.12% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.15% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 13
Median daily rate £400 £396 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% -16.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £434 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.62% -8.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.00 -
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
2635 3298 2534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.89% 79.22% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1767 2003 1507
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 128 107
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £26.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +13.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.46 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £47.71 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

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
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 11 December 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 - 3 £400 - 1
Merseyside -1 1 - - 2
Lancashire -5 1 £400 -
Manchester - 1 £438 - 2
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (15.38%) Information Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (15.38%) Internal Audit
4 2 (15.38%) IT Audit
4 2 (15.38%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
4 2 (15.38%) CISA
4 2 (15.38%) CISM
4 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 2 (15.38%) JIRA

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
1 2 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (7.69%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Data Architect
3 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Transformation
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Transformation Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Transformation Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) boto
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Insight
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
3 2 (15.38%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Information Governance
3 2 (15.38%) Internal Audit
3 2 (15.38%) IT Audit
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CISA
1 2 (15.38%) CISM
2 1 (7.69%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Capita
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle