The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Security 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £358 £413
% change year-on-year
+32.86% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
- -35.80%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
581 734 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.21% 68.15% 65.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 386 270
Average daily rate £425 £375 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £211 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 21
Average hourly rate £27.83 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.93% -27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Security across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (55.56%) ArcSight
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) GIS
3 1 (11.11%) ESRI
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) ATM
3 1 (11.11%) WAP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) ATM
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) RTCP
1 1 (11.11%) RTP
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) WAP
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) SyncML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) ArcSight
2 1 (11.11%) ESRI
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia
2 1 (11.11%) Novell