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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 140 142 122
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Contract jobs citing Data Security 4 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.29% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Average daily rate £338 £563 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +104.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £475 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £577 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £485 £343
% change year-on-year
-9.79% +41.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - £13.00
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
2415 2429 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.07% 75.34% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1674 1599 1213
Average daily rate £380 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 108 97
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +34.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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 +1 2 £294 -22.69% 3
Wiltshire -7 2 £575 +2.22% 2
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 4 (33.33%) QA
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) VBScript
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) XenApp
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) WCF
4 3 (25.00%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 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%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) Star Schema
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Master Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) WCF
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Email Filtering
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (16.67%) Web Filtering
4 1 (8.33%) Defensive Programming
4 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 4 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISA
1 2 (16.67%) CISM
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (33.33%) vSphere
1 4 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
1 4 (33.33%) Symantec
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
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