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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 150 119 128
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +9
Contract jobs citing Data Security 3 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.078% 0.50% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.68% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 2
Average daily rate
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- £803 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +185.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.65
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
2945 2198 1942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.81% 72.83% 72.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1751 1187 968
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £262 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 103 90
Average hourly rate £38.43 £27.50 £22.54
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.74% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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
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 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
Merseyside - 2 - -
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 17 (62.96%) SAS
2 14 (51.85%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (44.44%) Oracle
3 12 (44.44%) ETL
3 12 (44.44%) Oracle Database
4 11 (40.74%) Data Structures
4 11 (40.74%) Web Services
4 11 (40.74%) Data Modelling
4 11 (40.74%) Migration
5 9 (33.33%) Linux
5 9 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 9 (33.33%) Informatica
5 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 8 (29.63%) Algorithms
6 8 (29.63%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (29.63%) SQL
6 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (29.63%) Windows
6 8 (29.63%) Solaris
7 7 (25.93%) PL/SQL
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (25.93%) Dimensional Modelling
7 7 (25.93%) Base SAS
7 7 (25.93%) Private Cloud
7 7 (25.93%) Open Source
8 5 (18.52%) Big Data
9 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (11.11%) PaaS

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (62.96%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 9 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 8 (29.63%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (25.93%) Base SAS
6 5 (18.52%) Big Data
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (7.41%) DB2
8 2 (7.41%) SQLBase
9 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
9 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
9 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) ERwin
1 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) SAS Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 2 (7.41%) SAS Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Data Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Teradata DBA
5 2 (7.41%) DB2 Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) SAS BI Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Data Structures
2 8 (29.63%) Algorithms
3 7 (25.93%) Private Cloud
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Solaris
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ETL
2 11 (40.74%) Data Modelling
2 11 (40.74%) Migration
3 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (25.93%) Dimensional Modelling
4 7 (25.93%) Open Source
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Information Security
7 2 (7.41%) Information Management
7 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Physical Data Model
8 1 (3.70%) Data Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (3.70%) Data Privacy
8 1 (3.70%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Data Governance
8 1 (3.70%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) COBIT
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) Informatica
3 2 (7.41%) Teradata
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Vertica
4 1 (3.70%) Talend