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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 489 461 446
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Security 144 174 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.41% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 120 99
Median daily rate £475 £475 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £318 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £575 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.23 £24.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.72% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.23 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
-5.16% -
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
42027 42615 39492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.07% 80.42% 78.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28004 28221 24921
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1004 1151 1103
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.91 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 August 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +25 77 £475 +2.42% 18
South East +7 20 £500 +14.28% 5
Yorkshire 0 19 £525 +3.19% 2
South West +8 6 £345 -37.32% 3
East Midlands +3 6 £463 - 1
East of England +8 5 £600 +65.51%
North West -15 4 £519 +0.48% 2
West Midlands -41 4 £338 -6.89% 2
North East -34 3 - -
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 England region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 66 (23.08%) Finance
2 58 (20.28%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (16.78%) SQL
5 41 (14.34%) Information Security
6 37 (12.94%) Microsoft
7 36 (12.59%) Oracle
7 36 (12.59%) Unix
7 36 (12.59%) Project Management
8 35 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
8 35 (12.24%) Data Modelling
9 34 (11.89%) Data Protection
9 34 (11.89%) Big Data
10 31 (10.84%) SQL Server
11 30 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (10.49%) Data Management
11 30 (10.49%) Analytics
12 27 (9.44%) Data Analysis
12 27 (9.44%) Linux
12 27 (9.44%) Management Information System
13 26 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (9.09%) PCI DSS
14 25 (8.74%) ETL
14 25 (8.74%) PRINCE2
14 25 (8.74%) Cybersecurity
15 24 (8.39%) Web Services
15 24 (8.39%) Java
16 23 (8.04%) Python
16 23 (8.04%) MS Excel

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.85%) SAS
3 9 (3.15%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.10%) Apache Pig
4 6 (2.10%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.40%) Apache
5 4 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.05%) Confluence
6 3 (1.05%) IBM Domino
6 3 (1.05%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.05%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.05%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.70%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.70%) IIS
7 2 (0.70%) nginx
7 2 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.35%) JBoss
8 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.45%) MS Office
3 4 (1.40%) SPSS
4 3 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.70%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.70%) MS Project
5 2 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.35%) ArcView
6 1 (0.35%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.90%) SaaS
4 13 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (4.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (4.20%) PaaS
6 9 (3.15%) IaaS
7 7 (2.45%) Office 365
8 3 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.70%) AWS OpsWorks
9 2 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.70%) Yammer
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.29%) Firewall
2 14 (4.90%) Network Security
3 9 (3.15%) DNS
3 9 (3.15%) HTTP
4 8 (2.80%) VPN
5 7 (2.45%) SAN
6 5 (1.75%) DHCP
6 5 (1.75%) Intranet
7 4 (1.40%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (1.40%) iSCSI
7 4 (1.40%) NAS
7 4 (1.40%) SSH
7 4 (1.40%) SSL
8 3 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.05%) CTI
8 3 (1.05%) DMZ
8 3 (1.05%) FTP
8 3 (1.05%) Internet
8 3 (1.05%) Multicast
8 3 (1.05%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.89%) Big Data
2 31 (10.84%) SQL Server
3 26 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (5.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 11 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.85%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.15%) Apache Hive
8 7 (2.45%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.10%) HBase
9 6 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.10%) Sqoop
10 5 (1.75%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (1.75%) DB2
10 5 (1.75%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.40%) Data Lake
11 4 (1.40%) OLAP
11 4 (1.40%) QlikView
11 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.05%) Jasmine
3 3 (1.05%) JIRA
4 2 (0.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.35%) ERwin
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.35%) Subversion
5 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 66 (23.08%) Finance
2 21 (7.34%) Banking
3 13 (4.55%) Retail
4 9 (3.15%) Legal
5 8 (2.80%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.05%) Marketing
7 2 (0.70%) Law
7 2 (0.70%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Front Office
8 1 (0.35%) Games
8 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (28.32%) Architect
2 48 (16.78%) Analyst
3 38 (13.29%) Data Architect
4 36 (12.59%) Security Architect
5 33 (11.54%) Consultant
6 25 (8.74%) Business Analyst
7 23 (8.04%) Developer
8 21 (7.34%) Security Consultant
9 13 (4.55%) Project Manager
10 12 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
12 10 (3.50%) Administrator
13 9 (3.15%) Data Analyst
13 9 (3.15%) DevOps Engineer
13 9 (3.15%) Product Manager
14 8 (2.80%) Big Data Architect
14 8 (2.80%) Data Engineer
14 8 (2.80%) Digital Analyst
14 8 (2.80%) Digital Business Analyst
14 8 (2.80%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.39%) Web Services
2 14 (4.90%) .NET
3 11 (3.85%) Middleware
4 9 (3.15%) Kafka
4 9 (3.15%) Velocity
5 8 (2.80%) JSON
5 8 (2.80%) XSD
6 7 (2.45%) Samza
7 6 (2.10%) XML
8 4 (1.40%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.40%) J2EE
8 4 (1.40%) Regular Expression
8 4 (1.40%) REST
8 4 (1.40%) SOAP
9 3 (1.05%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.70%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.35%) IBM Integration Bus
11 1 (0.35%) Node.js
11 1 (0.35%) WCF
11 1 (0.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 52 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.44%) Management Information System
3 19 (6.64%) Data Centre
4 14 (4.90%) Algorithms
5 13 (4.55%) Data Integration
6 10 (3.50%) Data Extraction
7 9 (3.15%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (3.15%) Replication
7 9 (3.15%) Visualisation
8 7 (2.45%) CESG
8 7 (2.45%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.45%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (2.45%) PKI
9 6 (2.10%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.10%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.75%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.40%) Fintech
11 4 (1.40%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (1.40%) Mobile Payment
11 4 (1.40%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.59%) Unix
2 27 (9.44%) Linux
3 19 (6.64%) Windows
4 13 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.40%) CentOS
6 4 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.70%) Solaris
8 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (20.28%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (14.34%) Information Security
3 36 (12.59%) Project Management
4 35 (12.24%) Data Modelling
5 34 (11.89%) Data Protection
6 30 (10.49%) Analytics
6 30 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (10.49%) Data Management
7 27 (9.44%) Data Analysis
8 26 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (8.74%) Cybersecurity
9 25 (8.74%) ETL
9 25 (8.74%) PRINCE2
10 23 (8.04%) Open Source
11 21 (7.34%) DevOps
11 21 (7.34%) Migration
12 19 (6.64%) Service Delivery
13 16 (5.59%) Configuration Management
14 15 (5.24%) Coaching
14 15 (5.24%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (16.78%) SQL
2 24 (8.39%) Java
3 23 (8.04%) Python
4 20 (6.99%) PHP
5 15 (5.24%) PL/SQL
6 14 (4.90%) C++
6 14 (4.90%) Ruby
7 13 (4.55%) Perl
7 13 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 10 (3.50%) JavaScript
9 8 (2.80%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.45%) R
11 5 (1.75%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.05%) C#
12 3 (1.05%) HiveQL
13 2 (0.70%) C
13 2 (0.70%) Scala
13 2 (0.70%) VB
14 1 (0.35%) ABAP
14 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (8.04%) Degree
2 21 (7.34%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.94%) CISSP
4 14 (4.90%) CISM
5 10 (3.50%) CISA
6 8 (2.80%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.75%) CEH
7 5 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.40%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (1.40%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.40%) SANS
9 3 (1.05%) ISACA
9 3 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.70%) CLAS
10 2 (0.70%) ISSAP
10 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.70%) PhD
10 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 16 (5.59%) Data Quality
3 13 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.75%) Solvency II
5 4 (1.40%) QA
5 4 (1.40%) SLA
6 2 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.35%) Basel II
7 1 (0.35%) BS25999
7 1 (0.35%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.35%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.35%) PMBOK
System Software
1 12 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.85%) Docker
3 6 (2.10%) HDFS
4 5 (1.75%) NFS
5 4 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.05%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.70%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.70%) XenApp
8 1 (0.35%) Corosync
8 1 (0.35%) Dovecot
8 1 (0.35%) NDS
8 1 (0.35%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.35%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.35%) Postfix
8 1 (0.35%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.35%) Squid
8 1 (0.35%) vCloud
8 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (6.64%) Puppet
2 16 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (4.55%) Ansible
4 10 (3.50%) Terraform
5 3 (1.05%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (1.05%) Nagios
5 3 (1.05%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.05%) SCCM
5 3 (1.05%) vRealize
6 2 (0.70%) CFEngine
6 2 (0.70%) MOM
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.35%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.35%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.35%) Icinga
7 1 (0.35%) Mesos
7 1 (0.35%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 36 (12.59%) Oracle
3 13 (4.55%) SAP
4 12 (4.20%) VMware
5 11 (3.85%) Informatica
5 11 (3.85%) Teradata
6 10 (3.50%) Cisco
7 8 (2.80%) F5
8 7 (2.45%) Tableau
9 5 (1.75%) HP
9 5 (1.75%) Splunk
10 4 (1.40%) Citrix
10 4 (1.40%) Dell
10 4 (1.40%) Google
10 4 (1.40%) Symantec
11 3 (1.05%) Lotus
11 3 (1.05%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.05%) NetApp
11 3 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (0.70%) EMC
Runcorn, Cheshire
Laudale
Rate: From £575 to £625 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
PCR
Rate: £475 - £560 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago