The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Security
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 17 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Security 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 2.67% - 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% - 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £495
% change year-on-year -5.55% -9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - -

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 Halifax with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 65 72 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 86.67% 77.42% 84.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 61 113
Median daily rate £405 £383 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £305 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing Data Security as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Halifax

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in Halifax

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (75.00%) Physical Data Model
2 3 (75.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) QlikView
2 3 (75.00%) BPMN
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) PaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) IaaS
1 3 (75.00%) PaaS
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (75.00%) QlikView
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Data Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (75.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) BPMN
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (75.00%) Physical Data Model
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle