The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Data Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Security
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 61 69
Contract jobs citing Data Security 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.17% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.21% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Median daily rate - £338 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £438
% change year-on-year -2.70% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.25 £18.47
% change year-on-year - -28.26%  

Data Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 473 477 624
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 79.90% 80.17% 79.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 1180 1045
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £313 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 53 121
Median hourly rate £19.19 £37.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.13% +57.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Data Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Cambridgeshire

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in Cambridgeshire

Data Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Security in Cambridgeshire