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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 136 - 128
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Security 8 0 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% - 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% - 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 13
Median daily rate £463 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 - £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £18.47 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-26.90% -2.78%
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
2333 2357 2357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.42% 76.78% 79.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1517 1571 1569
Median daily rate £391 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 101 121
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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 28 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Bristol - 4 £650 -
Dorset - 2 £463 -
Somerset - 1 £450 -
Wiltshire - 1 £375 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 South West region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (30.00%) SaaS
2 3 (30.00%) PaaS
2 3 (30.00%) IaaS
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Solvency II
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Reference Data
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Advertising
4 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (10.00%) SLA
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (30.00%) IaaS
1 3 (30.00%) PaaS
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Master Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Migration Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Migration Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (10.00%) CLAS
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (10.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) SAP