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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 155 184 199
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +15
Contract jobs citing Data Security 4 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.25% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 12
Median daily rate £506 £525 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +22.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £460 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £638 £745
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £353
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +34.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.47 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.28%
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
2925 4410 5021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.86% 80.47% 79.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 3433 3703
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 £334 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £609 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 38 48
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.74 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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
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 5 May 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 10 (47.62%) SQL
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 6 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 6 (28.57%) C#
3 6 (28.57%) Kerberos
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Unix
5 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (19.05%) Dell
5 4 (19.05%) EMC
5 4 (19.05%) Change Management
5 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) Varonis
5 4 (19.05%) DatAdvantage
5 4 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Kerberos
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) SSH
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Back Office
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Front Office
2 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) DBA
1 6 (28.57%) SQL DBA
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Database Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Development DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Development DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Classification Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) JSON
2 2 (9.52%) XSD
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Flex
3 1 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Unix
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 6 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Data Management
4 3 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) MODAF
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
5 2 (9.52%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (4.76%) B2B
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) DFS Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Firmware
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Dell
3 4 (19.05%) EMC
3 4 (19.05%) Varonis
4 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.76%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.76%) Veeam
4 1 (4.76%) VMware