The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 116 129 118
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing Data Security 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.17% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.22% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £370 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -26.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £455 £475
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.00 -
Data Security
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1596 2271 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.97% 79.21% 77.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 1209 1225
Median daily rate £375 £373 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.53% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 20
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Security across the Scotland region.

Data Security Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Security
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 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
Glasgow +3 3 - - 1
Edinburgh +24 2 £450 - 2
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Conflict Management
4 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) LDAP
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter
5 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) LDAP
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Business Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) ETRM Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Fraud Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Fraud Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Information Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Conflict Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Symantec
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter
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