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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 493 499 446
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -53
Contract jobs citing Data Security 120 118 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.29% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 71 81
Median daily rate £489 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.61% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £328 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £570 £778
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.47 £190.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.90% -90.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £18.47 -
% change year-on-year
-26.90% -
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
40458 40695 38413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.49% 79.83% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27130 26742 24468
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 941 1073 1145
Median hourly rate £27.62 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.43% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 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 1 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 +3 71 £500 +5.26% 17
South East 0 15 £475 +5.55% 10
Yorkshire - 9 £475 - 4
East Midlands +3 7 £506 -
South West +5 6 £625 - 2
West Midlands -24 6 £400 -0.12%
North East -59 4 £363 -19.44%
North West -9 2 £625 +31.57% 6
East of England +1 1 £338 -11.18% 3
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 74 (28.14%) Finance
2 53 (20.15%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (17.87%) Oracle
3 47 (17.87%) Microsoft
4 40 (15.21%) Data Modelling
5 37 (14.07%) Information Security
6 36 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (13.69%) SQL
7 34 (12.93%) Data Management
8 32 (12.17%) SQL Server
9 29 (11.03%) MS Excel
10 28 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
11 27 (10.27%) Web Services
12 26 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (9.89%) Project Management
12 26 (9.89%) TOGAF
12 26 (9.89%) Security Cleared
13 25 (9.51%) Unix
13 25 (9.51%) ETL
14 24 (9.13%) Linux
14 24 (9.13%) Risk Management
15 23 (8.75%) Java
15 23 (8.75%) Data Protection
15 23 (8.75%) PCI DSS
15 23 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
16 22 (8.37%) DevOps
17 21 (7.98%) Data Analysis
17 21 (7.98%) UML
18 20 (7.60%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (7.60%) .NET

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 8 (3.04%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.66%) Apache Spark
2 7 (2.66%) SAS
3 4 (1.52%) Confluence
3 4 (1.52%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.14%) IIS
4 3 (1.14%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.76%) Apache
5 2 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.76%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.38%) CMS
6 1 (0.38%) FileNet
6 1 (0.38%) JBoss
6 1 (0.38%) Jetty
6 1 (0.38%) nginx
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (11.03%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.80%) MS Office
3 5 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.76%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.38%) MS Project
5 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.18%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (3.42%) SaaS
5 7 (2.66%) PaaS
6 6 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (2.28%) IaaS
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.76%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.76%) Yammer
8 1 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.84%) Firewall
2 11 (4.18%) Network Security
3 10 (3.80%) HTTP
4 7 (2.66%) VPN
5 6 (2.28%) DNS
6 5 (1.90%) SSL
7 4 (1.52%) DHCP
7 4 (1.52%) DMZ
7 4 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (1.52%) HTTPS
7 4 (1.52%) Intranet
7 4 (1.52%) iSCSI
7 4 (1.52%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (1.52%) SAN
7 4 (1.52%) SSH
8 3 (1.14%) DLNA
8 3 (1.14%) Internet
8 3 (1.14%) Multicast
8 3 (1.14%) NAS
8 3 (1.14%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.17%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.60%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (6.84%) Big Data
4 14 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (5.32%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.42%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (3.42%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.04%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.90%) DB2
8 4 (1.52%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.52%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.52%) QlikView
8 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.04%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.28%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (1.52%) ERwin
3 4 (1.52%) JIRA
4 3 (1.14%) Subversion
5 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.38%) Toad
5 1 (0.38%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 74 (28.14%) Finance
2 18 (6.84%) Banking
3 9 (3.42%) Retail
4 6 (2.28%) Legal
4 6 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.90%) Back Office
6 4 (1.52%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.52%) Front Office
6 4 (1.52%) Marketing
7 3 (1.14%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.14%) Publishing
7 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.76%) Advertising
8 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Law
9 1 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (27.00%) Architect
2 48 (18.25%) Analyst
3 36 (13.69%) Consultant
4 33 (12.55%) Data Architect
5 28 (10.65%) Business Analyst
6 21 (7.98%) Developer
7 20 (7.60%) Security Architect
7 20 (7.60%) Security Consultant
8 16 (6.08%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (5.32%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.18%) Data Analyst
10 11 (4.18%) ETL Developer
11 10 (3.80%) SQL Developer
12 9 (3.42%) DevOps Engineer
13 8 (3.04%) Cloud Architect
13 8 (3.04%) Digital Analyst
13 8 (3.04%) Digital Business Analyst
13 8 (3.04%) Infrastructure Architect
14 7 (2.66%) Security Analyst
14 7 (2.66%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.27%) Web Services
2 20 (7.60%) .NET
3 11 (4.18%) JSON
3 11 (4.18%) Velocity
3 11 (4.18%) XSD
4 10 (3.80%) Middleware
5 7 (2.66%) XML
6 6 (2.28%) Kafka
6 6 (2.28%) Samza
7 4 (1.52%) Regular Expression
7 4 (1.52%) REST
7 4 (1.52%) SOAP
8 3 (1.14%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.14%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.14%) CSS
9 2 (0.76%) Apache Flex
9 2 (0.76%) HTML
10 1 (0.38%) IBM Integration Bus
10 1 (0.38%) OAuth
10 1 (0.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.46%) Management Information System
3 16 (6.08%) Algorithms
3 16 (6.08%) Data Centre
4 12 (4.56%) Data Integration
5 10 (3.80%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.04%) PKI
7 7 (2.66%) Minimum Viable Product
7 7 (2.66%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.28%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.28%) Data Extraction
8 6 (2.28%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.90%) CESG
9 5 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.90%) Replication
10 4 (1.52%) CMDB
10 4 (1.52%) IVR
10 4 (1.52%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.52%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.51%) Unix
2 24 (9.13%) Linux
3 18 (6.84%) Windows
4 8 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.28%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.14%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.38%) Android
9 1 (0.38%) CentOS
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (20.15%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (15.21%) Data Modelling
3 37 (14.07%) Information Security
4 36 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (12.93%) Data Management
6 26 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (9.89%) Project Management
6 26 (9.89%) TOGAF
7 25 (9.51%) ETL
8 24 (9.13%) Risk Management
9 23 (8.75%) Data Protection
10 22 (8.37%) DevOps
11 21 (7.98%) Data Analysis
11 21 (7.98%) UML
12 19 (7.22%) Analytics
12 19 (7.22%) Configuration Management
12 19 (7.22%) Cybersecurity
12 19 (7.22%) Enterprise Architecture
13 18 (6.84%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (6.84%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.69%) SQL
2 23 (8.75%) Java
3 18 (6.84%) PHP
4 17 (6.46%) C++
4 17 (6.46%) PL/SQL
4 17 (6.46%) Python
5 15 (5.70%) T-SQL
6 13 (4.94%) Ruby
7 10 (3.80%) JavaScript
7 10 (3.80%) Perl
8 9 (3.42%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.14%) C#
10 2 (0.76%) C
10 2 (0.76%) R
10 2 (0.76%) Scala
10 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.76%) VB
11 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.38%) VBA
11 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (9.89%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.46%) CISSP
2 17 (6.46%) Degree
3 15 (5.70%) CISM
4 9 (3.42%) CISA
5 8 (3.04%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.66%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.52%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (1.52%) SANS
9 3 (1.14%) CEH
9 3 (1.14%) ISACA
9 3 (1.14%) PCI QSA
10 2 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.38%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.38%) CISMP
11 1 (0.38%) CLAS
11 1 (0.38%) IISP
11 1 (0.38%) ISSAP
11 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.75%) PCI DSS
2 16 (6.08%) Data Quality
3 14 (5.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.90%) Solvency II
5 4 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (1.52%) QA
5 4 (1.52%) SLA
6 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.76%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.38%) Basel II
7 1 (0.38%) BS25999
7 1 (0.38%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.38%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.38%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (3.42%) Docker
1 9 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.66%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.90%) NFS
4 2 (0.76%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.76%) XenApp
5 1 (0.38%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.38%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.38%) Dovecot
5 1 (0.38%) Firmware
5 1 (0.38%) NDS
5 1 (0.38%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.38%) OpenSSH
5 1 (0.38%) Postfix
5 1 (0.38%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (6.46%) Puppet
2 14 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (4.56%) Ansible
4 9 (3.42%) Terraform
5 3 (1.14%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (1.14%) Nagios
5 3 (1.14%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.14%) SCCM
5 3 (1.14%) vRealize
6 2 (0.76%) CFEngine
6 2 (0.76%) MOM
7 1 (0.38%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.38%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.38%) Icinga
7 1 (0.38%) Mesos
7 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (17.87%) Microsoft
1 47 (17.87%) Oracle
2 20 (7.60%) SAP
3 16 (6.08%) VMware
4 11 (4.18%) Informatica
5 8 (3.04%) F5
6 7 (2.66%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.28%) Cisco
7 6 (2.28%) HP
7 6 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.28%) Teradata
8 5 (1.90%) Splunk
9 4 (1.52%) IBM
9 4 (1.52%) Pega
9 4 (1.52%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.14%) Apple
10 3 (1.14%) Citrix
10 3 (1.14%) Dell
10 3 (1.14%) NetApp
10 3 (1.14%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Cyberteam
Rate: very good all inclusive daily rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago