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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Security
UK / England
Rank 417 498 501
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Security 155 118 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 72 59
Median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £599 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £444 £495
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 -
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -

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
34602 38841 37850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.71% 82.81% 79.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 23058 25722 24344
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 885 1058 1021
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £12.82 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £56.80 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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 +38 79 £500 +2.56% 23
South East +19 31 £450 - 1
Yorkshire +21 13 £340 -19.04% 10
South West +16 8 £513 +105.00% 2
East of England +3 7 £400 -5.88% 2
East Midlands +2 7 £375 - 1
North West +11 5 - - 6
West Midlands -2 2 £675 +56.97% 2
North East -22 2 £563 +4.65% 1
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 70 (26.02%) Information Security
2 66 (24.54%) Finance
3 53 (19.70%) Security Cleared
4 47 (17.47%) Data Modelling
5 46 (17.10%) SC Cleared
6 42 (15.61%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (15.24%) Oracle
7 41 (15.24%) Analytics
8 40 (14.87%) Management Information System
9 39 (14.50%) PCI DSS
9 39 (14.50%) Cybersecurity
10 35 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (13.01%) Microsoft
11 34 (12.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 33 (12.27%) SQL Server
12 33 (12.27%) Data Governance
12 33 (12.27%) Data Quality
13 32 (11.90%) Data Architecture
14 31 (11.52%) Web Services
15 30 (11.15%) SQL
16 29 (10.78%) Data Protection
16 29 (10.78%) Data Management
17 28 (10.41%) Degree
17 28 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (10.04%) Big Data
18 27 (10.04%) Linux
18 27 (10.04%) Project Management
19 26 (9.67%) Migration
19 26 (9.67%) Banking
20 25 (9.29%) Security Management

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 16 (5.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (3.72%) Apache Solr
2 10 (3.72%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.23%) nginx
5 5 (1.86%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.12%) IIS
6 3 (1.12%) SAS
6 3 (1.12%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.74%) Apache
7 2 (0.74%) CMS
7 2 (0.74%) Confluence
7 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.74%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.74%) Mule
7 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.37%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.37%) Liferay
Applications
1 21 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.35%) MS Office
3 5 (1.86%) MS Project
3 5 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.12%) SPSS
5 1 (0.37%) InVision
5 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (2.23%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.37%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.69%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.20%) SaaS
3 13 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.83%) PaaS
4 8 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.23%) GitHub
5 6 (2.23%) IaaS
5 6 (2.23%) Office 365
6 5 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.12%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.74%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.74%) Heroku
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.06%) Network Security
2 9 (3.35%) Firewall
3 7 (2.60%) LAN
4 6 (2.23%) WAN
5 5 (1.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (1.86%) VLAN
5 5 (1.86%) VPN
5 5 (1.86%) Wireless
6 4 (1.49%) DNS
6 4 (1.49%) SAN
7 3 (1.12%) FTP
7 3 (1.12%) Internet
7 3 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.12%) IPsec
7 3 (1.12%) Skype
8 2 (0.74%) BGP
8 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.37%) 3G
9 1 (0.37%) Intranet
9 1 (0.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.27%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.04%) Big Data
3 23 (8.55%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (7.06%) Hadoop
5 18 (6.69%) Oracle Database
6 14 (5.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (4.46%) NoSQL
8 10 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.97%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (2.97%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.23%) Data Lake
11 5 (1.86%) QlikView
12 4 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.49%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.49%) MySQL
12 4 (1.49%) Power BI
12 4 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.12%) DB2
13 3 (1.12%) Presto
13 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (3.72%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.60%) JIRA
2 7 (2.60%) PowerDesigner
3 4 (1.49%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.74%) Appium
4 2 (0.74%) Calabash
4 2 (0.74%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.74%) Jasmine
4 2 (0.74%) JBehave
4 2 (0.74%) JUnit
4 2 (0.74%) Maven
4 2 (0.74%) Selenium
4 2 (0.74%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.74%) TestRail
4 2 (0.74%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.74%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.37%) GoCD
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.37%) webpack
General
1 66 (24.54%) Finance
2 26 (9.67%) Banking
3 17 (6.32%) Retail
4 11 (4.09%) Marketing
4 11 (4.09%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.35%) Legal
6 6 (2.23%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.12%) Back Office
8 3 (1.12%) Publishing
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 77 (28.62%) Architect
2 41 (15.24%) Data Architect
3 36 (13.38%) Analyst
4 26 (9.67%) Security Architect
5 21 (7.81%) Developer
6 16 (5.95%) Business Analyst
6 16 (5.95%) Security Analyst
6 16 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (5.58%) Project Manager
8 14 (5.20%) Administrator
9 13 (4.83%) Data Manager
10 12 (4.46%) Consultant
10 12 (4.46%) Security Officer
11 11 (4.09%) Enterprise Architect
11 11 (4.09%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (3.72%) Security Manager
13 8 (2.97%) Enterprise Data Architect
13 8 (2.97%) Technical Architect
14 6 (2.23%) DBA
14 6 (2.23%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.52%) Web Services
2 15 (5.58%) XML
3 14 (5.20%) .NET
4 8 (2.97%) HTML
5 7 (2.60%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.23%) RESTful
7 5 (1.86%) JSON
7 5 (1.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 4 (1.49%) Middleware
9 3 (1.12%) SOAP
10 2 (0.74%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.74%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.74%) IBM Integration Bus
10 2 (0.74%) Kafka
10 2 (0.74%) REST
10 2 (0.74%) XSD
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Cordova
11 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.37%) Backbone.js
11 1 (0.37%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.87%) Management Information System
2 28 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (7.43%) Cyber Defence
4 17 (6.32%) Reference Data
5 16 (5.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 13 (4.83%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.60%) NHS
9 6 (2.23%) Mainframe
9 6 (2.23%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (2.23%) User Experience
10 5 (1.86%) CESG
10 5 (1.86%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.86%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.86%) Social Media
11 4 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (1.12%) Blog
12 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.12%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.04%) Linux
2 21 (7.81%) Windows
3 16 (5.95%) Unix
4 7 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.86%) CentOS
5 5 (1.86%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.49%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.12%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.74%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.37%) Android
9 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (26.02%) Information Security
2 47 (17.47%) Data Modelling
3 42 (15.61%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (15.24%) Analytics
5 39 (14.50%) Cybersecurity
6 35 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (12.27%) Data Governance
8 32 (11.90%) Data Architecture
9 29 (10.78%) Data Management
9 29 (10.78%) Data Protection
10 27 (10.04%) Project Management
11 26 (9.67%) Migration
12 25 (9.29%) Security Management
13 24 (8.92%) ETL
13 24 (8.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (8.18%) SOA
15 21 (7.81%) Data Migration
16 19 (7.06%) Data Analysis
16 19 (7.06%) ITIL
16 19 (7.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.15%) SQL
2 18 (6.69%) Java
3 16 (5.95%) JavaScript
4 15 (5.58%) Python
5 9 (3.35%) C#
5 9 (3.35%) Perl
6 7 (2.60%) C++
6 7 (2.60%) Ruby
6 7 (2.60%) Scala
7 5 (1.86%) C
8 4 (1.49%) Go
8 4 (1.49%) PHP
8 4 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.49%) R
9 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.37%) VBA
10 1 (0.37%) VC++
Qualifications
1 53 (19.70%) Security Cleared
2 46 (17.10%) SC Cleared
3 28 (10.41%) Degree
4 20 (7.43%) CISM
5 19 (7.06%) CISSP
6 8 (2.97%) CISA
6 8 (2.97%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (2.23%) PhD
8 5 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.86%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (1.86%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.86%) SSCP
9 4 (1.49%) CLAS
9 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.49%) SANS
10 3 (1.12%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (1.12%) AWS Certification
10 3 (1.12%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (1.12%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (14.50%) PCI DSS
2 34 (12.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (12.27%) Data Quality
4 9 (3.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.86%) GDPR
6 4 (1.49%) QA
7 3 (1.12%) GxP
7 3 (1.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.74%) FedRAMP
8 2 (0.74%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.74%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.74%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.37%) BS25999
9 1 (0.37%) COBIT
9 1 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.37%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.37%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (5.20%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.72%) Docker
3 5 (1.86%) Corosync
3 5 (1.86%) OpenSSH
3 5 (1.86%) Squid
3 5 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.74%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.74%) vSphere
6 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (5.20%) McAfee ePO
2 11 (4.09%) Puppet
3 5 (1.86%) Pacemaker
4 4 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.12%) SCCM
6 2 (0.74%) Ansible
6 2 (0.74%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.37%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.37%) Control-M
7 1 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.37%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.37%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.37%) Salt
7 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (15.24%) Oracle
2 35 (13.01%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.18%) VMware
4 16 (5.95%) Splunk
5 15 (5.58%) Intel Security
6 8 (2.97%) Cisco
6 8 (2.97%) ServiceNow
7 7 (2.60%) IBM
8 6 (2.23%) SAP
9 5 (1.86%) IBM Sterling
10 3 (1.12%) Citrix
10 3 (1.12%) Cognos
10 3 (1.12%) HP
10 3 (1.12%) Netezza
10 3 (1.12%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.12%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.12%) Teradata
10 3 (1.12%) Varonis
11 2 (0.74%) LogRhythm
11 2 (0.74%) Rapid7
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