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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 433 471 445
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -26
Contract jobs citing Data Security 142 97 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 54 53
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£483 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £140 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £535 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £350 £406
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 8
Average hourly rate £10.00 £13.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -35.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £11.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £22.90 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
- -35.80%
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
38343 34678 33493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.75% 74.28% 72.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 25330 21958 19908
Average daily rate £425 £403 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -1.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1031 1366
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 27 November 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
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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 +16 54 £543 +8.50% 12
South East -24 21 £375 +7.91% 6
South West -17 18 £558 - 1
North West -6 15 £475 -2.56% 1
North East -22 11 £500 +110.52%
East of England -22 11 £356 +5.55% 1
Yorkshire -8 6 £450 +15.38% 5
West Midlands -9 6 £400 -
East Midlands +6 3 - -
Midlands - - - -
Data Security
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Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 87 (28.06%) Finance
2 73 (23.55%) Data Modelling
3 53 (17.10%) SQL
3 53 (17.10%) Oracle
4 52 (16.77%) Information Security
5 51 (16.45%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
7 38 (12.26%) Management Information System
7 38 (12.26%) Data Management
8 34 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (10.32%) PCI DSS
10 31 (10.00%) Data Protection
10 31 (10.00%) Security Cleared
10 31 (10.00%) ETL
10 31 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
11 30 (9.68%) Physical Data Model
11 30 (9.68%) Windows
11 30 (9.68%) SQL Server
11 30 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 29 (9.35%) Information Assurance
12 29 (9.35%) Big Data
12 29 (9.35%) ITIL
12 29 (9.35%) Firewall
12 29 (9.35%) Migration
13 27 (8.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (8.71%) Microsoft
13 27 (8.71%) Algorithms
14 26 (8.39%) Oracle Database
15 25 (8.06%) UNIX
15 25 (8.06%) Security Architecture

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 22 (7.10%) SAS
2 11 (3.55%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.58%) Apache
3 8 (2.58%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.94%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.94%) Confluence
5 3 (0.97%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.65%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.65%) IIS
6 2 (0.65%) CMS
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.19%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.90%) MS Office
4 7 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.65%) MS Project
6 1 (0.32%) SPSS
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.94%) SAP BPC
2 5 (1.61%) Agresso
3 2 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.65%) Summit
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.35%) Firewall
2 18 (5.81%) Network Security
3 10 (3.23%) VPN
3 10 (3.23%) Internet
4 7 (2.26%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (1.94%) DNS
5 6 (1.94%) SSL
5 6 (1.94%) LAN
5 6 (1.94%) WAN
5 6 (1.94%) SAN
6 4 (1.29%) SSH
6 4 (1.29%) NAS
6 4 (1.29%) HTTP
7 3 (0.97%) Wireless
7 3 (0.97%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.65%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.65%) VoIP
9 1 (0.32%) RTCP
9 1 (0.32%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 29 (9.35%) Big Data
4 26 (8.39%) Oracle Database
5 24 (7.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 20 (6.45%) Base SAS
7 15 (4.84%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.87%) DB2
9 8 (2.58%) Hadoop
9 8 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (2.58%) SAP BW
10 7 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.94%) Apache Accumulo
11 6 (1.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 6 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.94%) Data Mart
12 5 (1.61%) Star Schema
12 5 (1.61%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.61%) MySQL
12 5 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.94%) JIRA
2 4 (1.29%) PowerDesigner
3 3 (0.97%) Xcode
3 3 (0.97%) ERwin
4 2 (0.65%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
General
1 87 (28.06%) Finance
2 14 (4.52%) Banking
3 12 (3.87%) Retail
3 12 (3.87%) Legal
4 10 (3.23%) Marketing
4 10 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.26%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.61%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.97%) Law
9 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Advertising
9 2 (0.65%) Publishing
9 2 (0.65%) Automotive
10 1 (0.32%) Back Office
10 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 84 (27.10%) Architect
2 52 (16.77%) Analyst
3 47 (15.16%) Developer
4 31 (10.00%) Consultant
5 24 (7.74%) Data Architect
6 20 (6.45%) Security Architect
7 17 (5.48%) Security Consultant
7 17 (5.48%) Security Analyst
8 16 (5.16%) SAS Developer
8 16 (5.16%) Business Analyst
8 16 (5.16%) Technical Architect
9 15 (4.84%) Data Manager
10 14 (4.52%) Information Architect
11 13 (4.19%) Project Manager
11 13 (4.19%) Security Manager
12 12 (3.87%) Information Manager
13 10 (3.23%) Information Security Manager
14 9 (2.90%) Data Analyst
14 9 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
15 7 (2.26%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.45%) .NET
2 19 (6.13%) Web Services
3 17 (5.48%) XML
4 9 (2.90%) XSD
5 7 (2.26%) XSLT
6 6 (1.94%) Spring
6 6 (1.94%) Kafka
6 6 (1.94%) Swing
7 4 (1.29%) Middleware
8 3 (0.97%) Cocoa
8 3 (0.97%) SOAP
8 3 (0.97%) Cocoa Touch
8 3 (0.97%) REST
8 3 (0.97%) iOS SDK
9 2 (0.65%) jQuery
9 2 (0.65%) HTML5
9 2 (0.65%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (0.65%) CSS
9 2 (0.65%) J2EE
9 2 (0.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.26%) Management Information System
2 34 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (8.71%) Algorithms
4 18 (5.81%) Data Structures
5 17 (5.48%) Open Source
6 13 (4.19%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.23%) Data Integration
8 9 (2.90%) CESG
9 8 (2.58%) GIS
10 7 (2.26%) PKI
10 7 (2.26%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (2.26%) Pharmacovigilance
10 7 (2.26%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.94%) Mobile Banking
12 5 (1.61%) Replication
12 5 (1.61%) Freedom of Information Act
12 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.29%) RMADS
13 4 (1.29%) Reference Data
13 4 (1.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.68%) Windows
2 25 (8.06%) UNIX
3 19 (6.13%) Linux
4 12 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.26%) Windows XP
6 7 (2.26%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.29%) Solaris
8 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (23.55%) Data Modelling
2 52 (16.77%) Information Security
3 51 (16.45%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (12.26%) Data Management
5 31 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 31 (10.00%) ETL
5 31 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
6 30 (9.68%) Physical Data Model
7 29 (9.35%) Information Assurance
7 29 (9.35%) ITIL
7 29 (9.35%) Migration
8 27 (8.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (8.06%) Security Architecture
10 23 (7.42%) Data Governance
10 23 (7.42%) Master Data Management
11 22 (7.10%) TOGAF
11 22 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (6.13%) Dimensional Modelling
13 17 (5.48%) Data Migration
13 17 (5.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (17.10%) SQL
2 22 (7.10%) PL/SQL
3 19 (6.13%) Java
4 8 (2.58%) C++
5 4 (1.29%) VB
6 2 (0.65%) JAQL
6 2 (0.65%) R
6 2 (0.65%) Python
6 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.65%) ABAP
6 2 (0.65%) C
6 2 (0.65%) C#
6 2 (0.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.65%) Perl
6 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.32%) PHP
7 1 (0.32%) VBA
7 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.32%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 31 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.81%) Degree
3 14 (4.52%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.55%) CISSP
5 4 (1.29%) CCNP
5 4 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.29%) CCAB
6 3 (0.97%) CISM
6 3 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.97%) ISEB
6 3 (0.97%) CEH
7 2 (0.65%) CCSE
7 2 (0.65%) RHCA
7 2 (0.65%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.65%) CRISC
7 2 (0.65%) RHCE
7 2 (0.65%) CISA
8 1 (0.32%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.32%) PCI DSS
2 30 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (2.58%) COBIT
5 3 (0.97%) QA
6 2 (0.65%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.65%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.65%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.65%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.65%) BS7799
7 1 (0.32%) HIPAA
System Software
1 8 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.65%) XenApp
2 2 (0.65%) UAG
2 2 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.65%) vSphere
3 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.65%) DatAdvantage
1 2 (0.65%) SCCM
1 2 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.32%) Puppet
2 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 53 (17.10%) Oracle
2 27 (8.71%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.77%) Cisco
4 18 (5.81%) SAP
5 14 (4.52%) VMware
6 13 (4.19%) F5
7 10 (3.23%) Informatica
7 10 (3.23%) Teradata
8 8 (2.58%) Citrix
9 7 (2.26%) IBM
10 5 (1.61%) Unisys
10 5 (1.61%) EMC
10 5 (1.61%) ArcSight
10 5 (1.61%) Veeam
11 4 (1.29%) Casewise
11 4 (1.29%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.29%) Symantec
11 4 (1.29%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.97%) ATG
12 3 (0.97%) CheckPoint
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