Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 56 59
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Security 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.45% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.22% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Merseyside median daily rate - - £275
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
Merseyside 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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 381 460 577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 85.43% 79.17% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 297 329
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £233 £250 £188
90th Percentile £550 £588 £525
North West median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.88% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 10
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £35.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.96% +133.97%
10th Percentile £10.70 £11.00 £12.70
90th Percentile £18.87 £27.85 £143.00
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Merseyside

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in Merseyside

Data Security
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside 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
Liverpool +4 2 - - 2
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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (50.00%) Multivariate Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) A/B Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analytics Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) A/B Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Multivariate Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau