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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 163 190 201
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +11
Contract jobs citing Data Security 6 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 9
Median daily rate £488 £463 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -4.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £375 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £698
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £18.47 -
% change year-on-year
-26.90% -
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
2837 4687 4722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.07% 80.09% 79.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2310 3704 3547
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 £335 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 50 39
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.64 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £60.40 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 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 1 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 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) XSD
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) MODAF
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) API Development
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
3 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared

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 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Front Office
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) XSD
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
2 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (22.22%) Information Security
1 2 (22.22%) MODAF
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
1 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
1 2 (22.22%) UML
1 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) OWASP
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) DFS Replication
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
1 1 (11.11%) F5
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
1 1 (11.11%) Veeam
1 1 (11.11%) VMware