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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 64 70 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Security 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.22% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.29% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £580 £516 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.48 - -
Data Security
Berkshire

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
614 699 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 78.22% 75.32% 73.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 417 303
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 9
Median hourly rate £20.00 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.07% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £45.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 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 29 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Database Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow