Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 June 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 94 97
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3 -
Contract jobs citing Data Security 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.27% 0.15% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.18% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Wales median daily rate £500 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.82% - -
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -7.41% - -26.91%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,277 1,127 1,030
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 86.64% 85.38% 82.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 811 715
Wales median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £283 £185 £218
90th Percentile £550 £538 £514
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 82 53
Wales median hourly rate £18.87 £25.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.72% +51.47% +21.99%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £10.33
90th Percentile £40.00 £77.50 £61.00
UK median hourly rate £21.73 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.08% - +19.05%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Wales

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in Wales

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in Wales over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Security in Wales

Data Security
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. 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
South Wales -10 4 £500 +81.82% 2
Data Security
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) R
1 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (50.00%) Scala
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 2 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Change Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Metadata Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) R
1 2 (50.00%) Scala
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cloudera