Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 6 months to 19 February 2019 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 68 74
Rank change year-on-year -12 +6 -
Contract jobs citing Data Security 5 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.53% 0.54% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.63% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 9
Coventry median daily rate £425 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £413 £423 £294
90th Percentile £438 £488 £712
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £333 £500
% change year-on-year +27.82% -33.50% +15.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year -61.54% - -

Data Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 841 640 848
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 88.34% 85.79% 90.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 429 620
Coventry median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £280
90th Percentile £580 £541 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £428 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 26
Coventry median hourly rate £13.00 £22.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.91% +35.38% -10.96%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.63 £10.75
90th Percentile £34.50 £39.18 £32.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £24.98 £21.09
% change year-on-year -29.94% +18.44% +11.00%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Coventry

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
1 3 (60.00%) Confluence
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Due Diligence
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (60.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL DBA
2 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Database Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Process Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Due Diligence
2 2 (40.00%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS