The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Data Security 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £470 £345
% change year-on-year
-5.58% +36.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - £13.00
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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
546 520 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 85.98% 76.25% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 322 216
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 12
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £29.30 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) Scrum
2 14 (87.50%) T-SQL
2 14 (87.50%) High Availability
3 13 (81.25%) MSF
3 13 (81.25%) Red Gate
3 13 (81.25%) Unit Testing
3 13 (81.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (81.25%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) XML
3 13 (81.25%) OOP
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (68.75%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (50.00%) Records Management
6 5 (31.25%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) Back Office
8 3 (18.75%) .NET
9 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
9 2 (12.50%) ETL
10 1 (6.25%) SAS
10 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (6.25%) NHS
10 1 (6.25%) Internet
10 1 (6.25%) Project Management
10 1 (6.25%) CRM
10 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (6.25%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Base SAS
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) OLAP
2 1 (6.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Developer
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) High Availability
1 14 (87.50%) Scrum
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) MSF
2 13 (81.25%) OOP
2 13 (81.25%) Unit Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (50.00%) Records Management
5 2 (12.50%) ETL
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Data Stewardship
6 1 (6.25%) People Management
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (6.25%) Product Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) T-SQL
3 13 (81.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Red Gate