The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 412 432 426
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs citing Data Security 158 110 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 61 85
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £345 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £770 £550 £592
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 14
Average hourly rate - £27.80 £14.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +96.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.65 £13.42
% change year-on-year
- +106.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36754 34094 37574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.45% 73.30% 71.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23188 21156 22089
Average daily rate £407 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1082 994 1361
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Data Security
UK

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 25 July 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
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 25 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -5 44 £400 -5.88% 10
South East +1 36 £325 -21.68% 7
Yorkshire +27 22 £425 -8.10% 6
East of England -17 18 £300 -33.33% 6
North West +10 15 £803 +185.33% 3
South West -20 14 £368 -12.23% 4
West Midlands -10 5 £565 - 2
North East -12 4 £400 -5.88%
East Midlands - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 82 (25.79%) Finance
2 71 (22.33%) SQL
3 61 (19.18%) Oracle
4 59 (18.55%) Data Modelling
5 58 (18.24%) Windows
6 43 (13.52%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (11.95%) SQL Server
7 38 (11.95%) Migration
8 36 (11.32%) Information Security
9 35 (11.01%) Linux
9 35 (11.01%) Data Warehouse
10 33 (10.38%) Microsoft
10 33 (10.38%) Oracle Database
11 32 (10.06%) Data Management
12 30 (9.43%) Management Information System
13 27 (8.49%) PCI DSS
14 26 (8.18%) Big Data
15 25 (7.86%) Data Migration
15 25 (7.86%) Windows 7
15 25 (7.86%) Degree
15 25 (7.86%) .NET
15 25 (7.86%) UNIX
16 24 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
17 23 (7.23%) SharePoint
17 23 (7.23%) Computer Science
17 23 (7.23%) Oracle Database 11g
17 23 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
18 22 (6.92%) MS Excel
19 21 (6.60%) Java
19 21 (6.60%) Firewall

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 23 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 20 (6.29%) SAS
3 9 (2.83%) Apache
4 7 (2.20%) IBM Notes
5 6 (1.89%) IIS
5 6 (1.89%) Confluence
5 6 (1.89%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.26%) CMS
7 3 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.94%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.94%) Lync
8 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.31%) SAP Web AS
9 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.03%) MS Office
3 7 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.31%) Summit
2 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.31%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.94%) SaaS
2 2 (0.63%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.60%) Firewall
2 16 (5.03%) LAN
3 15 (4.72%) VPN
4 14 (4.40%) Network Security
5 13 (4.09%) WAN
6 11 (3.46%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.83%) DNS
8 8 (2.52%) Intranet
9 5 (1.57%) Internet
9 5 (1.57%) SSL
9 5 (1.57%) ATM
10 4 (1.26%) RTCP
10 4 (1.26%) RTP
10 4 (1.26%) SSH
10 4 (1.26%) VoIP
11 3 (0.94%) DHCP
11 3 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.94%) SAN
12 2 (0.63%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.01%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (10.38%) Oracle Database
4 26 (8.18%) Big Data
5 23 (7.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 20 (6.29%) Base SAS
7 16 (5.03%) MySQL
7 16 (5.03%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (3.77%) Hadoop
9 11 (3.46%) DB2
10 10 (3.14%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (2.52%) RDBMS
12 8 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.89%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.89%) Couchbase
13 6 (1.89%) Apache Accumulo
13 6 (1.89%) RapidMiner
13 6 (1.89%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (3.14%) PowerDesigner
2 6 (1.89%) JIRA
3 5 (1.57%) ERwin
4 3 (0.94%) Xcode
4 3 (0.94%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.63%) Subversion
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 82 (25.79%) Finance
2 19 (5.97%) Banking
3 14 (4.40%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (4.09%) Marketing
5 11 (3.46%) Retail
6 10 (3.14%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.14%) Legal
7 9 (2.83%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.20%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.89%) Back Office
10 5 (1.57%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.94%) Front Office
12 2 (0.63%) Advertising
12 2 (0.63%) Publishing
12 2 (0.63%) Games
12 2 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.63%) Local Government
13 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (20.13%) Architect
2 56 (17.61%) Analyst
3 38 (11.95%) Developer
4 23 (7.23%) Consultant
5 20 (6.29%) Data Architect
6 18 (5.66%) Rollout Engineer
7 15 (4.72%) Business Analyst
8 14 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (4.40%) SAS Developer
9 13 (4.09%) Security Analyst
9 13 (4.09%) Systems Architect
10 12 (3.77%) Administrator
11 11 (3.46%) Project Manager
11 11 (3.46%) Data Manager
11 11 (3.46%) Information Manager
12 10 (3.14%) Security Manager
12 10 (3.14%) Technical Architect
13 9 (2.83%) Security Advisor
14 8 (2.52%) Data Analyst
14 8 (2.52%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.86%) .NET
2 17 (5.35%) XML
3 10 (3.14%) HTML
4 9 (2.83%) XSD
4 9 (2.83%) LAMP
5 6 (1.89%) Middleware
5 6 (1.89%) Swing
5 6 (1.89%) Web Services
5 6 (1.89%) Spring
5 6 (1.89%) MapReduce
5 6 (1.89%) Kafka
6 5 (1.57%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (1.26%) XSLT
7 4 (1.26%) J2EE
7 4 (1.26%) SyncML
8 3 (0.94%) WAP
8 3 (0.94%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.94%) Cocoa Touch
8 3 (0.94%) iOS SDK
8 3 (0.94%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.43%) Management Information System
2 23 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.29%) CESG
4 17 (5.35%) Open Source
5 16 (5.03%) RMADS
6 13 (4.09%) GIS
7 11 (3.46%) CESG CLAS
7 11 (3.46%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.83%) Statistics
9 8 (2.52%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (2.20%) Pharmacovigilance
10 7 (2.20%) iPhone
10 7 (2.20%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.57%) Replication
11 5 (1.57%) Reference Data
12 4 (1.26%) PKI
13 3 (0.94%) Data Extraction
13 3 (0.94%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 58 (18.24%) Windows
2 35 (11.01%) Linux
3 25 (7.86%) UNIX
3 25 (7.86%) Windows 7
4 20 (6.29%) Windows XP
5 11 (3.46%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.57%) Solaris
8 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.26%) Android
9 3 (0.94%) AIX
10 2 (0.63%) Debian
10 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.63%) CentOS
11 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (18.55%) Data Modelling
2 43 (13.52%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (11.95%) Migration
4 36 (11.32%) Information Security
5 32 (10.06%) Data Management
6 25 (7.86%) Data Migration
7 24 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (6.29%) Data Architecture
9 20 (6.29%) ETL
10 19 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (5.97%) TOGAF
11 18 (5.66%) Security Architecture
11 18 (5.66%) Dimensional Modelling
12 17 (5.35%) Data Protection
12 17 (5.35%) Analytics
12 17 (5.35%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (5.35%) ITIL
12 17 (5.35%) Project Management
13 16 (5.03%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (22.33%) SQL
2 21 (6.60%) Java
3 17 (5.35%) PL/SQL
4 11 (3.46%) Python
4 11 (3.46%) Perl
5 7 (2.20%) PHP
6 6 (1.89%) R
7 5 (1.57%) VB
8 4 (1.26%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.26%) C++
9 3 (0.94%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.94%) PHP5
10 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.63%) Ruby
10 2 (0.63%) C#
10 2 (0.63%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.63%) VBScript
11 1 (0.31%) ABAP
11 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (7.86%) Degree
2 18 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.77%) CISSP
4 11 (3.46%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.26%) CCAB
6 3 (0.94%) CCNP
6 3 (0.94%) BC Cleared
6 3 (0.94%) ISEB
7 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.63%) MCP
7 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.63%) RHCE
7 2 (0.63%) CCSE
7 2 (0.63%) RHCA
7 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.63%) PMP
7 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.31%) ACCA
8 1 (0.31%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.49%) PCI DSS
2 18 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (0.94%) QA
4 3 (0.94%) SLA
5 1 (0.31%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 13 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.20%) Puppet
2 5 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.94%) Salt
4 2 (0.63%) Foglight
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.31%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 61 (19.18%) Oracle
2 33 (10.38%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.09%) VMware
4 9 (2.83%) Cisco
5 8 (2.52%) NetApp
6 7 (2.20%) Lotus
6 7 (2.20%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.89%) Sybase
7 6 (1.89%) F5
7 6 (1.89%) Tableau
7 6 (1.89%) Cloudera
8 5 (1.57%) SAP
8 5 (1.57%) ArcSight
8 5 (1.57%) Veeam
8 5 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.57%) Citrix
9 4 (1.26%) Nokia
9 4 (1.26%) IBM
9 4 (1.26%) HP
9 4 (1.26%) ESRI
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