The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 422 422 454
Rank change year-on-year
0 +32
Contract jobs citing Data Security 173 164 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.42% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 101 62
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£478 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £275 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £425 £431
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 - £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 - £32.12
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 - £27.50
Data Security
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41529 38605 35912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.30% 76.37% 75.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27590 24397 22520
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1128 1085 1024
Average hourly rate £31.00 £24.56 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.22% -18.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 59 £475 +18.75% 15
North West -10 37 £518 -1.42% 5
South East -26 33 £425 +54.54% 5
Yorkshire -37 18 £509 +19.70% 3
West Midlands +12 12 £363 -7.05% 4
South West -4 10 £551 +1.94% 2
North East -22 8 £550 +175.00% 2
East of England -3 5 £280 -6.66% 3
Midlands - 2 £500 -
East Midlands - 1 - - 3
Data Security
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Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 108 (35.76%) SQL
2 89 (29.47%) SQL Server
3 88 (29.14%) Data Modelling
4 80 (26.49%) Oracle
5 76 (25.17%) Microsoft
5 76 (25.17%) Finance
6 55 (18.21%) PL/SQL
7 54 (17.88%) Linux
7 54 (17.88%) ETL
8 53 (17.55%) Windows
9 47 (15.56%) ERwin
10 45 (14.90%) UNIX
10 45 (14.90%) Algorithms
11 43 (14.24%) T-SQL
11 43 (14.24%) Information Security
12 40 (13.25%) C++
12 40 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
13 38 (12.58%) Data Warehouse
13 38 (12.58%) Degree
14 33 (10.93%) ITIL
15 32 (10.60%) Informatica
15 32 (10.60%) Banking
16 31 (10.26%) Oracle Database
17 29 (9.60%) Data Management
17 29 (9.60%) SAS
18 28 (9.27%) CISSP
19 27 (8.94%) Java
20 26 (8.61%) Internet
20 26 (8.61%) Agile Software Development
20 26 (8.61%) Analytics

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 29 (9.60%) SAS
2 15 (4.97%) IIS
2 15 (4.97%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.64%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.31%) Apache
5 4 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.32%) Drupal
5 4 (1.32%) Node.js
6 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.33%) WordPress
7 1 (0.33%) Moodle
7 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.97%) MS Office
3 4 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Agresso
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.33%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.33%) FinancialForce.com
3 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.61%) Internet
2 23 (7.62%) Firewall
3 17 (5.63%) DNS
4 15 (4.97%) VPN
5 13 (4.30%) SAN
6 12 (3.97%) TCP/IP
6 12 (3.97%) Network Security
7 9 (2.98%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (2.98%) LDAP
8 8 (2.65%) SSL
9 7 (2.32%) ATM
10 6 (1.99%) LAN
10 6 (1.99%) WAN
10 6 (1.99%) DHCP
10 6 (1.99%) HTTP
10 6 (1.99%) SSH
11 5 (1.66%) Wireless
12 4 (1.32%) IPsec
12 4 (1.32%) DSL
12 4 (1.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (29.47%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.58%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (10.26%) Oracle Database
4 21 (6.95%) Base SAS
5 20 (6.62%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (5.63%) Big Data
7 15 (4.97%) NoSQL
8 12 (3.97%) MySQL
9 10 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (3.31%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (2.65%) Hadoop
11 8 (2.65%) RDBMS
12 7 (2.32%) DB2
12 7 (2.32%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (1.66%) SAP Data Services
14 4 (1.32%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 47 (15.56%) ERwin
2 8 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.32%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.99%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.99%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (1.66%) Toad
6 4 (1.32%) Maven
7 3 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.99%) Subversion
8 2 (0.66%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.33%) JIRA
9 1 (0.33%) Selenium
9 1 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 76 (25.17%) Finance
2 32 (10.60%) Banking
3 18 (5.96%) Retail
4 12 (3.97%) Legal
5 7 (2.32%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.32%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.32%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.99%) Marketing
7 4 (1.32%) Publishing
8 3 (0.99%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.99%) Back Office
9 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.66%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.33%) Front Office
10 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Games
10 1 (0.33%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (26.82%) Analyst
2 56 (18.54%) Developer
3 35 (11.59%) Architect
3 35 (11.59%) Business Analyst
4 26 (8.61%) Consultant
5 22 (7.28%) Data Analyst
6 21 (6.95%) Security Analyst
6 21 (6.95%) SAS Developer
7 20 (6.62%) Project Manager
8 19 (6.29%) ETL Developer
9 18 (5.96%) Security Consultant
10 15 (4.97%) Data Architect
11 13 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (4.30%) Administrator
12 12 (3.97%) Technical Analyst
12 12 (3.97%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (3.97%) DBA
13 10 (3.31%) Programmer
13 10 (3.31%) Informatica Developer
14 9 (2.98%) Informatica ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.28%) .NET
2 17 (5.63%) Velocity
3 16 (5.30%) Web Services
4 13 (4.30%) HTML
5 9 (2.98%) CSS
6 7 (2.32%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.99%) Middleware
7 6 (1.99%) SOAP
7 6 (1.99%) WCF
7 6 (1.99%) REST
7 6 (1.99%) FusionCharts
8 5 (1.66%) LAMP
8 5 (1.66%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.32%) Spring
9 4 (1.32%) HTML5
10 3 (0.99%) Apache Avro
10 3 (0.99%) RESTful
10 3 (0.99%) jQuery
10 3 (0.99%) J2EE
11 2 (0.66%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.90%) Algorithms
2 25 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (7.95%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.96%) Data Structures
5 15 (4.97%) Statistics
6 11 (3.64%) PKI
6 11 (3.64%) Data Centre
7 9 (2.98%) Replication
7 9 (2.98%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.98%) Data Extraction
8 6 (1.99%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (1.99%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.66%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.32%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.99%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.99%) Social Media
12 2 (0.66%) Informatics
12 2 (0.66%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.66%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 54 (17.88%) Linux
2 53 (17.55%) Windows
3 45 (14.90%) UNIX
4 23 (7.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (5.30%) Windows 7
6 13 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.99%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.99%) Solaris
9 5 (1.66%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.32%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.66%) CentOS
11 2 (0.66%) Debian
11 2 (0.66%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (29.14%) Data Modelling
2 54 (17.88%) ETL
3 43 (14.24%) Information Security
4 40 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (10.93%) ITIL
6 29 (9.60%) Data Management
7 26 (8.61%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (8.61%) Analytics
8 25 (8.28%) Project Management
9 23 (7.62%) Unit Testing
10 20 (6.62%) Migration
11 19 (6.29%) Dimensional Modelling
11 19 (6.29%) Data Protection
12 18 (5.96%) Change Management
13 17 (5.63%) Data Analysis
13 17 (5.63%) Data Governance
13 17 (5.63%) Cyber Security
14 16 (5.30%) Business Analysis
14 16 (5.30%) PRINCE2
14 16 (5.30%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 108 (35.76%) SQL
2 55 (18.21%) PL/SQL
3 43 (14.24%) T-SQL
4 40 (13.25%) C++
5 27 (8.94%) Java
6 22 (7.28%) PowerShell
7 17 (5.63%) VB
8 14 (4.64%) C#
9 11 (3.64%) JavaScript
10 9 (2.98%) Perl
10 9 (2.98%) PHP
10 9 (2.98%) VBScript
11 6 (1.99%) Ruby
12 5 (1.66%) C
12 5 (1.66%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.66%) R
13 4 (1.32%) Python
13 4 (1.32%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.66%) VBA
15 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (12.58%) Degree
2 28 (9.27%) CISSP
3 12 (3.97%) CISA
4 8 (2.65%) CISM
5 7 (2.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.66%) CCSA
6 5 (1.66%) CCSE
7 4 (1.32%) RHCA
7 4 (1.32%) RHCE
7 4 (1.32%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (0.99%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.66%) CCNA
9 2 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.66%) HND
9 2 (0.66%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.66%) CEH
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.33%) GIAC
10 1 (0.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.95%) PCI DSS
2 20 (6.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (4.97%) QA
4 11 (3.64%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.66%) COBIT
7 3 (0.99%) Basel II
7 3 (0.99%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.33%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.33%) MiFID
8 1 (0.33%) SLA
8 1 (0.33%) Basel III
System Software
1 22 (7.28%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.66%) VMware ESX
3 5 (1.66%) Snort
3 5 (1.66%) Squid
3 5 (1.66%) vSphere
4 3 (0.99%) XenApp
5 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.66%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.33%) SRDF
6 1 (0.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (2.98%) DatAdvantage
2 6 (1.99%) Puppet
3 4 (1.32%) SmokePing
3 4 (1.32%) Nagios
3 4 (1.32%) ZABBIX
3 4 (1.32%) Cacti
4 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.66%) SCCM
5 1 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.33%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 80 (26.49%) Oracle
2 76 (25.17%) Microsoft
3 32 (10.60%) Informatica
4 17 (5.63%) Cisco
5 16 (5.30%) Symantec
6 15 (4.97%) SAP
7 13 (4.30%) IBM
7 13 (4.30%) VMware
8 11 (3.64%) Varonis
9 10 (3.31%) Red Hat
9 10 (3.31%) EMC
10 7 (2.32%) Dell
10 7 (2.32%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.99%) Telerik
12 5 (1.66%) Websense
12 5 (1.66%) HP
12 5 (1.66%) Sybase
12 5 (1.66%) F5
13 4 (1.32%) Tableau
13 4 (1.32%) Cloudera
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