Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 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
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 183 202
Rank change year-on-year +6 +19 -16
Contract jobs citing Data Security 29 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.51% 0.37% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.46% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 9
South West median daily rate £448 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.76% +5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £372 £341 £424
90th Percentile £525 £676 £578
England median daily rate £475 £500 £480
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £14.00 - -
England median hourly rate £16.60 £14.23 £25.50
% change year-on-year +16.66% -44.22% +155.00%

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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4600 4555 5222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.17% 80.08% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2904 3079 3534
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £256 £238 £255
90th Percentile £559 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 267 261
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +41.82%
10th Percentile £12.34 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.19
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Data Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in the South West

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in the South West

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Security in the South West

Data Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Security in the South West

Data Security
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Wiltshire +2 14 £428 -18.57% 1
Gloucestershire +24 7 £458 -29.62%
Somerset - 4 £388 -
Bristol -17 1 - - 2
Devon - 1 £250 - 1
Dorset - 1 £500 -
Data Security
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 19 (65.52%) Finance
2 16 (55.17%) Oracle
3 14 (48.28%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (37.93%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (37.93%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (27.59%) CRM
7 7 (24.14%) ITIL
8 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (17.24%) ISO 9001
9 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
9 5 (17.24%) Service Management
9 5 (17.24%) Data Quality
9 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
9 5 (17.24%) People Management
10 4 (13.79%) Data Governance
10 4 (13.79%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (13.79%) Data Management
10 4 (13.79%) QA
10 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
10 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
10 4 (13.79%) SQL
10 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
10 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (10.34%) ETL
11 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
11 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
11 3 (10.34%) SAML
11 3 (10.34%) Firewall

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (6.90%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
1 3 (10.34%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) SMS
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.90%) DataStage
3 2 (6.90%) DB2
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (6.90%) QualityStage
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) Power BI
4 1 (3.45%) QlikView
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (65.52%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
1 12 (41.38%) Functional Analyst
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Design Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Procurement Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) SAML
2 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (3.45%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (27.59%) CRM
3 7 (24.14%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (17.24%) People Management
5 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
5 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.24%) Service Management
6 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.79%) Data Governance
6 4 (13.79%) Data Management
6 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.34%) ETL
7 3 (10.34%) Security Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Server Hardening
7 3 (10.34%) SIEM
8 2 (6.90%) Dependency Management
8 2 (6.90%) Inmon Methodology
8 2 (6.90%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) Data Quality
1 5 (17.24%) ISO 9001
2 4 (13.79%) QA
3 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (6.90%) GDPR
5 1 (3.45%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) IBM
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Netezza
2 2 (6.90%) Teradata
3 1 (3.45%) Cognos
3 1 (3.45%) CyberSource
3 1 (3.45%) Jitterbit
3 1 (3.45%) Sage
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.45%) Tableau
3 1 (3.45%) Talend