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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 508 497 443
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -54
Contract jobs citing Data Security 129 124 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.30% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 76 93
Median daily rate £475 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £294 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £558 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £391 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.83% -8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.48 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.48 - -
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
41454 41365 38999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.05% 80.00% 78.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 27626 27425 24650
Median daily rate £448 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.54% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 961 1085 1124
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.19 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +13 68 £488 +8.33% 12
Yorkshire +15 20 £525 +281.81% 2
South East +2 15 £428 -5.00% 4
East Midlands +2 7 £425 - 4
South West +2 7 £350 -36.21% 2
West Midlands -38 5 £363 -12.22% 1
East of England +17 3 £600 +61.61% 3
North West +4 3 £519 - 7
North East -37 2 - -
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 71 (24.83%) Finance
2 60 (20.98%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (16.08%) SQL
4 45 (15.73%) Oracle
5 44 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 44 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (13.64%) Information Security
7 34 (11.89%) Data Modelling
8 33 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (11.19%) SQL Server
9 32 (11.19%) Unix
10 31 (10.84%) Project Management
10 31 (10.84%) Data Management
11 29 (10.14%) Data Protection
12 28 (9.79%) MS Excel
12 28 (9.79%) PCI DSS
13 27 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
14 25 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (8.39%) Linux
15 24 (8.39%) ETL
15 24 (8.39%) Java
15 24 (8.39%) Data Analysis
16 23 (8.04%) Web Services
17 22 (7.69%) Banking
17 22 (7.69%) DevOps
17 22 (7.69%) Big Data
17 22 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
18 21 (7.34%) TOGAF
18 21 (7.34%) Open Source
18 21 (7.34%) PRINCE2

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 10 (3.50%) Apache Spark
2 9 (3.15%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.80%) SAS
4 5 (1.75%) Confluence
4 5 (1.75%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.40%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.40%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.05%) IBM Domino
6 3 (1.05%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.05%) IIS
6 3 (1.05%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.70%) Apache
7 2 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.70%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.35%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.35%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.15%) MS Office
3 2 (0.70%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.70%) SPSS
4 1 (0.35%) ArcView
4 1 (0.35%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (3.85%) SaaS
4 10 (3.50%) PaaS
5 9 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.15%) IaaS
6 7 (2.45%) Office 365
7 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.70%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.70%) Yammer
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.29%) Firewall
2 10 (3.50%) DNS
2 10 (3.50%) Network Security
3 9 (3.15%) HTTP
4 8 (2.80%) VPN
5 5 (1.75%) DHCP
5 5 (1.75%) SSL
6 4 (1.40%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (1.40%) Intranet
6 4 (1.40%) iSCSI
6 4 (1.40%) SAN
6 4 (1.40%) SSH
7 3 (1.05%) DMZ
7 3 (1.05%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.05%) Internet
7 3 (1.05%) LAN
7 3 (1.05%) NAS
7 3 (1.05%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (1.05%) VoIP
7 3 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.69%) Big Data
3 21 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 11 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.15%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.80%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.75%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.75%) DB2
9 5 (1.75%) OLAP
10 4 (1.40%) Data Lake
10 4 (1.40%) HBase
10 4 (1.40%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.40%) QlikView
10 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.40%) Sqoop
11 3 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (3.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.75%) JIRA
2 5 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (1.40%) ERwin
4 3 (1.05%) Subversion
5 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.35%) Toad
5 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (24.83%) Finance
2 22 (7.69%) Banking
3 12 (4.20%) Retail
4 6 (2.10%) Legal
5 5 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.40%) Back Office
6 4 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.05%) Front Office
7 3 (1.05%) Marketing
7 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.70%) Advertising
8 2 (0.70%) Law
8 2 (0.70%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.35%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (26.92%) Architect
2 56 (19.58%) Analyst
3 36 (12.59%) Consultant
4 33 (11.54%) Data Architect
5 31 (10.84%) Security Architect
6 29 (10.14%) Business Analyst
7 22 (7.69%) Developer
8 21 (7.34%) Security Consultant
9 16 (5.59%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (5.24%) Project Manager
11 12 (4.20%) Data Analyst
12 11 (3.85%) ETL Developer
13 10 (3.50%) Cloud Architect
13 10 (3.50%) SQL Developer
14 9 (3.15%) DevOps Engineer
14 9 (3.15%) Product Manager
15 8 (2.80%) Data Consultant
15 8 (2.80%) Digital Analyst
15 8 (2.80%) Digital Business Analyst
16 7 (2.45%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.04%) Web Services
2 18 (6.29%) .NET
3 11 (3.85%) Velocity
4 10 (3.50%) Middleware
5 8 (2.80%) JSON
5 8 (2.80%) XSD
6 7 (2.45%) XML
7 6 (2.10%) Kafka
7 6 (2.10%) Samza
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%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.05%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.05%) CSS
9 3 (1.05%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.05%) HTML
10 2 (0.70%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.29%) Data Centre
3 17 (5.94%) Management Information System
4 16 (5.59%) Algorithms
5 12 (4.20%) Data Integration
6 11 (3.85%) Data Extraction
7 9 (3.15%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (2.80%) Replication
9 7 (2.45%) Data Structures
9 7 (2.45%) PKI
9 7 (2.45%) Visualisation
10 6 (2.10%) CESG
10 6 (2.10%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (1.75%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.75%) Minimum Viable Product
12 4 (1.40%) CMDB
12 4 (1.40%) Fintech
12 4 (1.40%) IVR
12 4 (1.40%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.40%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.19%) Unix
2 24 (8.39%) Linux
3 20 (6.99%) Windows
4 10 (3.50%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.35%) Android
9 1 (0.35%) CentOS
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (20.98%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (13.64%) Information Security
3 34 (11.89%) Data Modelling
4 33 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (10.84%) Data Management
5 31 (10.84%) Project Management
6 29 (10.14%) Data Protection
7 25 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (8.39%) Data Analysis
8 24 (8.39%) ETL
9 22 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
9 22 (7.69%) DevOps
10 21 (7.34%) Open Source
10 21 (7.34%) PRINCE2
10 21 (7.34%) TOGAF
11 20 (6.99%) Service Delivery
12 19 (6.64%) Analytics
12 19 (6.64%) Configuration Management
12 19 (6.64%) Migration
13 18 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 46 (16.08%) SQL
2 24 (8.39%) Java
3 18 (6.29%) PL/SQL
3 18 (6.29%) Python
4 17 (5.94%) C++
4 17 (5.94%) PHP
5 15 (5.24%) T-SQL
6 13 (4.55%) Ruby
7 12 (4.20%) PowerShell
8 11 (3.85%) Perl
9 10 (3.50%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.05%) C#
10 3 (1.05%) HiveQL
10 3 (1.05%) R
10 3 (1.05%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.70%) C
11 2 (0.70%) Scala
11 2 (0.70%) VB
12 1 (0.35%) VBA
12 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (6.99%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.59%) CISSP
2 16 (5.59%) Degree
3 15 (5.24%) CISM
4 9 (3.15%) CISA
5 6 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.75%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.40%) CEH
7 4 (1.40%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (1.40%) SANS
8 3 (1.05%) ISACA
8 3 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.70%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.35%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.35%) CISMP
10 1 (0.35%) CLAS
10 1 (0.35%) IISP
10 1 (0.35%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.79%) PCI DSS
2 16 (5.59%) Data Quality
3 14 (4.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.75%) Solvency II
5 4 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (1.40%) SLA
6 3 (1.05%) QA
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
7 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (3.15%) Active Directory
1 9 (3.15%) Docker
2 7 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.75%) NFS
4 4 (1.40%) HDFS
5 2 (0.70%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.70%) XenApp
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.35%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.35%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.35%) Firmware
6 1 (0.35%) NDS
6 1 (0.35%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.35%) OpenSSH
6 1 (0.35%) Postfix
6 1 (0.35%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (5.94%) Puppet
2 14 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (4.20%) Ansible
4 9 (3.15%) 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%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.35%) Icinga
7 1 (0.35%) Mesos
7 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 45 (15.73%) Oracle
2 44 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.94%) SAP
4 15 (5.24%) VMware
5 12 (4.20%) Informatica
6 11 (3.85%) Teradata
7 8 (2.80%) F5
8 6 (2.10%) Cisco
8 6 (2.10%) HP
9 5 (1.75%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.75%) Splunk
10 4 (1.40%) Citrix
10 4 (1.40%) Pega
10 4 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.40%) Tableau
10 4 (1.40%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.05%) Apple
11 3 (1.05%) Lotus
11 3 (1.05%) NetApp
11 3 (1.05%) Symantec
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