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 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 138 140 133
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Data Security 7 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.22% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.28% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 13
Median daily rate £350 £549 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.21% +49.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £540 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £558 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £391 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.83% -8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.48 - -
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
2381 2480 2359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.04% 77.26% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1593 1662 1584
Median daily rate £388 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 111 104
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.76 £15.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.90 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 July 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 July 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 - 7 £350 - 1
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 5 (31.25%) Migration
1 5 (31.25%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (25.00%) SaaS
2 4 (25.00%) PaaS
2 4 (25.00%) IaaS
2 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) Lotus
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) IBM Notes
3 3 (18.75%) IBM Domino
3 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Replication
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Office 365
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) Solvency II
4 2 (12.50%) Master Data 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 3 (18.75%) IBM Domino
1 3 (18.75%) IBM Notes
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) ArcView
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.25%) SPSS
3 1 (6.25%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (25.00%) IaaS
1 4 (25.00%) PaaS
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
2 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Security Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Lotus Notes Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Project Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Master Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Migration Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) WCF
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (18.75%) Replication
3 2 (12.50%) Reference Data
4 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Identity Access Management
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Master Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (6.25%) CLAS
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Solvency II
2 1 (6.25%) JSP 440
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Lotus
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) SAP