Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 14 December 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 38 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - +39
Contract jobs citing Data Security 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.70% 1.03% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Watford median daily rate £390 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £600 -
% change year-on-year -41.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire 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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 375 234 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.62% 80.14% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 119 81
Watford median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £219 £217 £213
90th Percentile £588 £538 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £421 £413
% change year-on-year -4.88% +1.94% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 10
Watford median hourly rate £18.00 £13.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.91% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £14.68 £12.45 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £15.73 £38.30
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £23.14 £42.20 £21.25
% change year-on-year -45.17% +98.56% +32.00%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Watford

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Watford region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 2 (66.67%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix