Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 96 101
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5 -7
Contract jobs citing Data Security 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.31% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 10
Reading median daily rate £400 £600 £558
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +7.62% +43.87%
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £750 £558
% change year-on-year -46.67% +34.53% +53.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1061 1186 1481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.57% 79.87% 77.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 618 920
Reading median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - -
10th Percentile £272 £228 £237
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 82
Reading median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.78% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.03
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.62
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £30.45
% change year-on-year -19.44% -40.89% +77.45%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Reading

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Management
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 4 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 4 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) GDPR
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) GDPR Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Information Management
1 4 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) GDPR
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001