The first table below looks at the demand for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 406 415 459
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +44
Contract jobs citing Data Security 160 101 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.32% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 74 62
Average daily rate £386 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.39% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £310 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
-8.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Average hourly rate £20.00 £61.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.21% +183.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £25.80 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.70 £61.00 £25.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £61.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-68.03% +234.24%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36715 31361 38804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.87% 72.92% 69.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23271 19148 22593
Average daily rate £405 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 971 1312
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Security across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in England

Data Security
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Security across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Data Security Daily Rate Histogram in England

Data Security
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Data Security Hourly Rate Trend in England

Data Security
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Security across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Data Security Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Data Security
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +13 64 £430 -4.44% 6
South East +6 32 £275 -30.15% 4
South West -14 17 £353 +0.71% 3
East of England -16 9 £284 +13.50% 3
North West -25 9 £365 -8.75% 1
Yorkshire -8 7 £458 - 1
East Midlands -10 4 £360 - 2
West Midlands -17 2 £281 -
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 75 (27.78%) Finance
2 63 (23.33%) Windows
3 54 (20.00%) SQL
4 51 (18.89%) Data Modelling
5 44 (16.30%) Oracle
6 42 (15.56%) Microsoft
7 35 (12.96%) Migration
8 32 (11.85%) Information Security
8 32 (11.85%) Data Migration
8 32 (11.85%) PCI DSS
9 28 (10.37%) Degree
10 27 (10.00%) Data Architecture
11 26 (9.63%) Computer Science
12 25 (9.26%) Banking
12 25 (9.26%) Data Protection
12 25 (9.26%) Windows 7
12 25 (9.26%) Windows XP
12 25 (9.26%) RUP
13 24 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (8.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 24 (8.89%) TOGAF
14 23 (8.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (8.52%) MS Excel
14 23 (8.52%) SQL Server
15 22 (8.15%) Active Directory
15 22 (8.15%) Workflow
15 22 (8.15%) Risk Management
15 22 (8.15%) Oracle Database
16 20 (7.41%) CISSP
17 19 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 17 (6.30%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.93%) SAS
3 10 (3.70%) IIS
4 7 (2.59%) IBM Notes
4 7 (2.59%) Apache
4 7 (2.59%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.48%) Lync
6 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.74%) CMS
7 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.74%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.37%) SAP Web AS
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (8.52%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.67%) MS Office
3 6 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.37%) SAP GRC
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.48%) SaaS
2 3 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.81%) LAN
2 12 (4.44%) DNS
3 11 (4.07%) Network Security
4 10 (3.70%) Firewall
4 10 (3.70%) VPN
4 10 (3.70%) Intranet
4 10 (3.70%) WAN
4 10 (3.70%) DHCP
5 8 (2.96%) SNMP
5 8 (2.96%) LDAP
6 7 (2.59%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.85%) Internet
8 4 (1.48%) SSL
8 4 (1.48%) VoIP
8 4 (1.48%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.11%) RTCP
9 3 (1.11%) RTP
9 3 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.52%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.15%) Oracle Database
3 17 (6.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (5.93%) MySQL
4 16 (5.93%) Base SAS
5 15 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.85%) Big Data
9 4 (1.48%) DB2
9 4 (1.48%) DTS
10 3 (1.11%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.11%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.37%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (6.67%) PowerDesigner
2 5 (1.85%) ERwin
3 3 (1.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.74%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 75 (27.78%) Finance
2 25 (9.26%) Banking
3 24 (8.89%) Pharmaceutical
4 16 (5.93%) Manufacturing
5 15 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 15 (5.56%) Marketing
6 14 (5.19%) Retail
7 10 (3.70%) Legal
8 9 (3.33%) Back Office
8 9 (3.33%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.48%) Front Office
9 4 (1.48%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.74%) Law
10 2 (0.74%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.74%) Advertising
10 2 (0.74%) Publishing
11 1 (0.37%) Games
11 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 54 (20.00%) Analyst
2 42 (15.56%) Architect
3 22 (8.15%) Business Analyst
4 20 (7.41%) Consultant
5 19 (7.04%) Developer
5 19 (7.04%) Rollout Engineer
6 16 (5.93%) Data Modeller
7 13 (4.81%) SAS Developer
8 11 (4.07%) Project Manager
8 11 (4.07%) Data Architect
8 11 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (4.07%) Administrator
9 10 (3.70%) Security Analyst
9 10 (3.70%) DBA
10 9 (3.33%) Data Analyst
11 7 (2.59%) Systems Architect
11 7 (2.59%) Information Manager
12 6 (2.22%) Data Manager
12 6 (2.22%) Security Manager
12 6 (2.22%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.67%) .NET
2 11 (4.07%) HTML
3 5 (1.85%) Middleware
3 5 (1.85%) LAMP
4 4 (1.48%) XML
4 4 (1.48%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.11%) J2EE
5 3 (1.11%) SyncML
6 2 (0.74%) WAP
6 2 (0.74%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.37%) J2ME
7 1 (0.37%) CSS
7 1 (0.37%) SOAP
7 1 (0.37%) Web Services
7 1 (0.37%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.37%) Ajax
7 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.37%) Java EE
7 1 (0.37%) JSON
7 1 (0.37%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.63%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.81%) Pharmacovigilance
4 10 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (2.59%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.22%) GIS
6 6 (2.22%) NHS
7 5 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.48%) Open Source
9 3 (1.11%) Social Media
9 3 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.11%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.11%) iPhone
9 3 (1.11%) Clustering
9 3 (1.11%) CESG
9 3 (1.11%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (1.11%) PKI
10 2 (0.74%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.74%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 63 (23.33%) Windows
2 25 (9.26%) Windows XP
2 25 (9.26%) Windows 7
3 18 (6.67%) Linux
4 16 (5.93%) UNIX
5 9 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.11%) Android
8 3 (1.11%) AIX
9 2 (0.74%) Solaris
9 2 (0.74%) Debian
9 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.74%) CentOS
9 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (18.89%) Data Modelling
2 35 (12.96%) Migration
3 32 (11.85%) Information Security
3 32 (11.85%) Data Migration
4 27 (10.00%) Data Architecture
5 25 (9.26%) Data Protection
5 25 (9.26%) RUP
6 24 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (8.89%) TOGAF
7 23 (8.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (8.15%) Risk Management
8 22 (8.15%) Workflow
9 19 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (6.67%) Identity Management
11 17 (6.30%) Business Continuity
11 17 (6.30%) Data Management
12 15 (5.56%) Service Delivery
13 14 (5.19%) Dimensional Modelling
14 13 (4.81%) Master Data Management
14 13 (4.81%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 54 (20.00%) SQL
2 14 (5.19%) PL/SQL
3 9 (3.33%) Java
4 7 (2.59%) PHP
5 5 (1.85%) Perl
5 5 (1.85%) Python
6 4 (1.48%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.11%) C++
7 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.74%) Ruby
9 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.37%) C#
9 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.37%) VBScript
9 1 (0.37%) VB
9 1 (0.37%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 28 (10.37%) Degree
2 20 (7.41%) CISSP
3 7 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.48%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.48%) CISA
4 4 (1.48%) ISEB
5 3 (1.11%) CISM
6 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.74%) PMP
6 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.74%) CCNP
6 2 (0.74%) CCNA
7 1 (0.37%) MCP
7 1 (0.37%) MCSE
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.37%) GIAC
7 1 (0.37%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.85%) PCI DSS
2 13 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.48%) SLA
4 4 (1.48%) QA
5 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.37%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.37%) GAMP
6 1 (0.37%) GMP
System Software
1 22 (8.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.85%) ISA Server
3 5 (1.85%) KVM
4 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (2.96%) SCCM
2 7 (2.59%) Puppet
3 5 (1.85%) ARCserve
3 5 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.11%) Foglight
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.37%) Netcool
6 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 44 (16.30%) Oracle
2 42 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.30%) VMware
4 13 (4.81%) Cyber-Ark
5 11 (4.07%) F5
6 10 (3.70%) Cisco
7 8 (2.96%) Citrix
8 7 (2.59%) Lotus
9 6 (2.22%) McAfee
10 5 (1.85%) Websense
10 5 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.85%) NetApp
10 5 (1.85%) SAP
10 5 (1.85%) HP
10 5 (1.85%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.48%) Juniper
12 3 (1.11%) Nokia
12 3 (1.11%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.11%) ESRI
12 3 (1.11%) MobileIron
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