Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 20 July 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 118 96
Rank change year-on-year +10 -22 -2
Contract jobs citing Data Security 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.13% 0.057% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.064% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Glasgow median daily rate £310 £258 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.39% -50.72% +22.94%
10th Percentile £305 £247 £510
90th Percentile £315 £268 £537
Scotland median daily rate £700 £305 £450
% change year-on-year +129.51% -32.22% +46.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,365 1,553 1,119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 88.93% 87.89% 87.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 806 922 589
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £278 £263 £256
90th Percentile £575 £538 £488
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 31 16
Glasgow median hourly rate £25.00 £15.86 £15.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.63% -0.50% -27.55%
10th Percentile £11.43 £10.75 £13.25
90th Percentile £40.18 £35.00 £37.75
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year +28.57% -39.13% -20.14%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Glasgow

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos
1 1 (50.00%) Veeam