Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 January 2018 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 63 44
Rank change year-on-year +14 -19 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Security 5 1 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.13% 0.18% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.20% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 52
Lancashire median daily rate £610 £400 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.50% -22.71% +3.50%
10th Percentile £605 £400 £421
90th Percentile £755 £400 £600
North West median daily rate £610 £419 £518
% change year-on-year +45.67% -19.08% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £16.19 - -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 371 494 804
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 83.56% 86.67% 83.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 350 552
Lancashire median daily rate £423 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -11.11% +14.65%
10th Percentile £271 £230 £275
90th Percentile £606 £575 £653
North West median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.88% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 44 88
Lancashire median hourly rate £40.50 £40.63 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.31% +1.56% +23.08%
10th Percentile £11.48 £11.95 £21.44
90th Percentile £53.00 £54.55 £56.12
North West median hourly rate £21.60 £23.30 £32.50
% change year-on-year -7.29% -28.32% +71.05%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Lancashire

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in Lancashire

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in Lancashire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Security in Lancashire

Data Security
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Blackpool - 5 £610 -
Data Security
North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) SAS
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (80.00%) CA
1 4 (80.00%) Informatica
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (80.00%) ERwin
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Information Assurance
1 4 (80.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Pentaho
1 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Hive
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (80.00%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (80.00%) Tableau
1 4 (80.00%) Data Governance
1 4 (80.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (80.00%) HBase

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (80.00%) SAS
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Hive
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
1 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (80.00%) Data Lake
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (80.00%) HBase
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (80.00%) Pentaho
1 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) ERwin
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 4 (80.00%) Data Architect
2 4 (80.00%) Lead Architect
2 4 (80.00%) Lead Data Architect
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Information Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Data Governance
1 4 (80.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Data Management
1 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) Data Strategy
1 4 (80.00%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Information Assurance
1 4 (80.00%) Metadata Management
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
1 4 (80.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) SFIA
1 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) CA
1 4 (80.00%) Informatica
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Tableau