Period
to 26 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 May 2019 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 81 67
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14 +16
Contract jobs citing Data Security 6 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.56% 0.21% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.24% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
South Yorkshire median daily rate £453 £733 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.27% +109.43% -18.84%
10th Percentile £413 £463 £226
90th Percentile £516 £750 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £506 £463 £340
% change year-on-year +9.46% +36.03% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 902 829 707
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 84.93% 86.17% 82.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 507 426
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.34% +1.54%
10th Percentile £256 £268 £213
90th Percentile £600 £550 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 14
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £21.33 £15.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.32% +40.81% -7.76%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.78 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.20 £50.88 £26.90
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.25 £20.66 £13.50
% change year-on-year -16.49% +53.00% -14.29%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in South Yorkshire

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in South Yorkshire

Data Security
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2019. 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
Sheffield -16 6 £453 -38.27% 1
Data Security
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 3 (50.00%) Unix
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) SSH
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) BMC
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) FTP
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) FTP
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) SSH
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) BMC
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk