Period
to 25 April 2019

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 6 months to 25 April 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 191 167
Rank change year-on-year +14 -24 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Security 15 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.23% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.26% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 9
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £538 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% +79.17% -26.15%
10th Percentile £413 £354 £227
90th Percentile £625 £709 £513
England median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.50 £12.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +304.00% -7.41% +22.73%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,036 4,203 3,650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.29% 86.68% 85.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,714 2,754 2,367
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £269 £268 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £556
England median daily rate £475 £463 £447
% change year-on-year +2.70% +3.47% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 137 87
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.76% +51.85% -12.90%
10th Percentile £11.11 £10.50 £8.85
90th Percentile £38.98 £43.30 £35.94
England median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -11.76% +8.51%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 25 April 2019.

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 6 months to 25 April 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
West Yorkshire +12 7 £538 +26.47% 1
South Yorkshire -2 7 £453 -25.82%
Data Security
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 5 (33.33%) Unix
3 5 (33.33%) SSL
4 4 (26.67%) LDAP
4 4 (26.67%) SMTP
4 4 (26.67%) FTP
4 4 (26.67%) HTTP
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 4 (26.67%) AIX
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) SAN
4 4 (26.67%) BMC
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) SSH
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (26.67%) NAS
4 4 (26.67%) vSphere
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Data Security
Co-occurring 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SSL
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) FTP
2 4 (26.67%) HTTP
2 4 (26.67%) NAS
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) SMTP
2 4 (26.67%) SSH
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Law
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Governance Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
2 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Security Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Compliance Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Implementation Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) SIEM Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (13.33%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (26.67%) AIX
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 4 (26.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Change Management
1 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Threat Management
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) People Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) vSphere
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) BMC
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Splunk
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle