The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SecurID 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 SecurID over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RSA SecurID
Rank 199 224 212
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Contract jobs citing SecurID 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.100% 0.056% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.15% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
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£435 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.25% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
-22.85% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2086 2701 2635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.59% 37.96% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1571 2047 1963
Average daily rate £470 £475 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% -4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £644
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 47 65
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.69 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £41.53 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

SecurID
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SecurID across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

SecurID Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SecurID
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 SecurID across the City of London region.

SecurID Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SecurID
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SecurID across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

SecurID Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SecurID
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 SecurID across the City of London region.

SecurID Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SecurID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SecurID 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 SecurID.

1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) CCNP
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) CCIE
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) TACACS
3 3 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Proofpoint
4 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (22.22%) MCITP
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server

SecurID
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SecurID 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 SecurID. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) OSPF
1 3 (33.33%) BGP
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) VoIP
1 3 (33.33%) Network Security
1 3 (33.33%) TACACS
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (22.22%) tcpdump
2 2 (22.22%) HSRP
2 2 (22.22%) Multicast
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) RIP
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
2 2 (22.22%) ISDN
2 2 (22.22%) Extranet
2 2 (22.22%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Law
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) e-Health
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNP
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCIE
3 2 (22.22%) MCITP
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 1 (11.11%) CCSP
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (11.11%) APMP
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
1 2 (22.22%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (22.22%) EdgeSight
1 2 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Proofpoint
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) CA
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) SunGard
5 1 (11.11%) IPFX
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds