Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 60
Contract jobs citing Data Security 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median daily rate - - -
North West median daily rate £610 £475 £550
% change year-on-year +28.42% -13.64% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 529 518 581
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 83.31% 81.96% 73.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 311 278
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £261 £250 £209
90th Percentile £550 £525 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Merseyside median hourly rate £15.64 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.84% -63.61% +179.27%
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.70 £50.83
90th Percentile £16.18 £26.85 £52.50
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £29.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +19.66% +6.36% +23.94%

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