The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 157 196 203
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Security 5 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.22% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.27% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 5
Median daily rate £450 £450 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.48 - -
Data Security
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2885 4809 4743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.89% 80.86% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2355 3808 3530
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £322 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 49 49
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.52% -1.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Data Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Security across the City of London region.

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Security across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Data Security Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Data Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Security across the City of London region.

Data Security Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) XSD
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) MODAF
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) API Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Enrichment
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (10.00%) Service Design

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) FTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) SSH
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (10.00%) BigTable
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) XSD
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Equities
2 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) MODAF
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) UML
2 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) API Development
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) R
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
1 1 (10.00%) HDFS
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (10.00%) F5
1 1 (10.00%) Google
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (10.00%) Tableau
1 1 (10.00%) Veeam
1 1 (10.00%) VMware