The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 128 - 132
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Security 9 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% - 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% - 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 8
Average daily rate £450 - £353
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 - £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £463 £355
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +30.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.47 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.28%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2289 2414 2524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.12% 78.02% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1493 1561 1571
Average daily rate £388 £400 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 98 109
Average hourly rate £42.25 £36.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.75% +10.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.88 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Data Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Security across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Data Security Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Data Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Security Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Data Security
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Bristol - 4 £250 - 1
Dorset - 2 £463 -
Wiltshire - 2 £375 -
Somerset - 1 £450 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Data Management
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (16.67%) Solvency II
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (16.67%) SaaS
3 2 (16.67%) PaaS
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) IaaS
3 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Advertising
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Master Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Migration Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Migration Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Solvency II Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) WCF
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Data Management
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Case Management
3 1 (8.33%) Complex ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) Defensive Programming
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (8.33%) CLAS
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Solvency II
2 1 (8.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) SAP