The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Security
England / Yorkshire
Rank 117 130 125
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5  
Contract jobs citing Data Security 9 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.18% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.22% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 8
Median daily rate £228 £399 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.82% -11.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £368 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £491 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £498
% change year-on-year -5.55% -9.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - -

Data Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1755 2268 2147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.39% 80.88% 81.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1124 1527 1390
Median daily rate £410 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 64 60
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 £34.25 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Data Security as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Yorkshire

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in Yorkshire

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Security in Yorkshire

Data Security
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire +8 6 £228 -41.16% 1
West Yorkshire +4 3 - -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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

1 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (26.09%) ServiceNow
3 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
3 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Network Security
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (26.09%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
3 6 (26.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (26.09%) Web Design
3 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
3 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
3 6 (26.09%) Change Management
3 6 (26.09%) C++
3 6 (26.09%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (17.39%) Information Security
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) Database Security
5 3 (13.04%) Service Design
5 3 (13.04%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (13.04%) Physical Data Model
5 3 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
1 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (13.04%) IaaS
1 3 (13.04%) PaaS
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Intranet
2 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Big Data
1 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
1 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
1 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
1 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (13.04%) QlikView
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Administrator
2 6 (26.09%) Security Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Security Technical Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Data Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Product Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Product Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Product Owner
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Network Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (4.35%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (26.09%) Change Management
2 6 (26.09%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
2 6 (26.09%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Web Design
3 4 (17.39%) Database Security
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Data Management
4 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Data Management
4 3 (13.04%) ETL
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
4 3 (13.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C++
1 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
1 6 (26.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (8.70%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) BS25999
3 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) ServiceNow
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle