Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 23 July 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 140 157
Rank change year-on-year -29 +17 +18
Contract jobs citing Data Security 5 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.14% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.16% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 14
West Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £610 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.18% +54.43% -18.56%
10th Percentile £438 £557 £341
90th Percentile £553 £615 £504
Yorkshire median daily rate £484 £610 £411
% change year-on-year -20.70% +48.33% -13.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,050 2,489 3,551
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 89.13% 87.58% 87.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,085 1,701 2,430
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +12.68%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £286
90th Percentile £538 £550 £569
Yorkshire median daily rate £407 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.81% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 54 53
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.43 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.31% -0.52% -19.26%
10th Percentile £11.13 £8.41 £10.20
90th Percentile £40.10 £28.96 £23.40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.99 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +40.63% -6.90% -6.12%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in West Yorkshire

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in West Yorkshire

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Security in West Yorkshire

Data Security
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Leeds -28 4 £463 -24.18% 4
Bradford -8 1 £505 - 2
Data Security
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Online Security
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (40.00%) GDPR
3 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Conceptual Models
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Nessus
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality

Data Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Platform Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Governance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Online Security
1 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Conceptual Models
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP