Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 23 October 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 61 63
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 -16
Contract jobs citing Data Security 4 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.67% 0.93% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.09% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 4
Sheffield median daily rate £775 £610 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.05% -2.40% +19.05%
10th Percentile £643 £605 £489
90th Percentile £788 £755 £726
South Yorkshire median daily rate £775 £610 £625
% change year-on-year +27.05% -2.40% +19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire 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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 513 550 729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 85.79% 85.67% 81.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 294 505
Sheffield median daily rate £415 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £305
90th Percentile £548 £596 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.94% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 14
Sheffield median hourly rate £15.21 £21.70 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.90% -21.08% +120.00%
10th Percentile £9.31 £10.79 £12.10
90th Percentile £25.72 £40.99 £49.25
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £16.29 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.92% -27.60% +62.16%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Sheffield

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in Sheffield

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in Sheffield over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Security in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) CA
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (75.00%) HBase
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Metadata Management
3 2 (50.00%) SFIA
3 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Tableau
3 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (50.00%) Informatica
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) ERwin
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) SAS
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (75.00%) HBase
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Pentaho
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ERwin
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Kafka
1 1 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Data Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Metadata Management
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SFIA
3 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Science
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) Gradient Boosting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISA
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CA
2 2 (50.00%) Informatica
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Delphix
3 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks