Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 25 November 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
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 187 205
Rank change year-on-year 0 +18 -21
Contract jobs citing Data Security 17 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.33% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 6
East of England median daily rate £445 £469 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.07% +24.17% +25.83%
10th Percentile £345 £274 £259
90th Percentile £524 £600 £463
England median daily rate £475 £500 £480
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £16.60 £14.23 £25.50
% change year-on-year +16.66% -44.22% +155.00%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4243 3968 4660
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.73% 81.46% 78.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2447 2303 2718
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £234
90th Percentile £575 £545 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 321 400
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.90 £24.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +29.37% +2.74%
10th Percentile £11.52 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.64
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Data Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in the East of England

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in the East of England

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Security in the East of England

Data Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Security in the East of England

Data Security
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +2 10 £420 -30.00% 2
Bedfordshire - 6 £448 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £425 -
Data Security
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) GDPR
4 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
5 3 (17.65%) SAN
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
5 3 (17.65%) Resource Allocation
5 3 (17.65%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 3 (17.65%) Application Virtualisation
5 3 (17.65%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) French Language
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (5.88%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
1 3 (17.65%) Senior Manager
1 3 (17.65%) Senior Project Manager
1 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Data Business Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) GDPR Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Technical Architect
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Security Compliance Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Information Security
2 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
3 3 (17.65%) Application Virtualisation
3 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
3 3 (17.65%) Resource Allocation
3 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.88%) Information Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CISA
2 1 (5.88%) CISM
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (29.41%) GDPR
3 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
4 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) 3PAR
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Talend