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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 141 182 201
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +19
Contract jobs citing Data Security 12 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.12% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 3
Average daily rate £463 £435 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.32% +45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £268 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £631 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £485 £343
% change year-on-year
-9.79% +41.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - £13.00
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
2644 4159 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.04% 80.90% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2091 3247 3422
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Security across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Data Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Security.

1 12 (52.17%) SQL
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) Finance
3 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Business Continuity
5 6 (26.09%) Kerberos
5 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
5 6 (26.09%) .NET
5 6 (26.09%) C#
5 6 (26.09%) Process Improvement
5 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
6 5 (21.74%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) Unix
7 4 (17.39%) Windows
7 4 (17.39%) Dell
7 4 (17.39%) EMC
7 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
7 4 (17.39%) Change Management
7 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
7 4 (17.39%) Varonis
7 4 (17.39%) DatAdvantage
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Data Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Kerberos
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Big Data
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.35%) Star Schema
5 1 (4.35%) VLDB
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Back Office
3 3 (13.04%) Front Office
3 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) DBA
1 7 (30.43%) SQL DBA
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server DBA
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Classification Specialist
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (17.39%) Security Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Database Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Development DBA
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Database Developer
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Development DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Biometrics
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.35%) Cybercrime
2 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Unix
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
1 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
1 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Business Continuity
1 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
1 6 (26.09%) Process Improvement
2 5 (21.74%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Change Management
3 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Data Management
4 3 (13.04%) Workflow
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
6 1 (4.35%) B2B
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
3 6 (26.09%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) DFS Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Dell
3 4 (17.39%) EMC
3 4 (17.39%) Varonis
4 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.35%) Actimize
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.35%) Veeam
4 1 (4.35%) VMware