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 February 2015 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 463 425 428
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Security 101 122 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.35% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 65 68
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£475 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.25% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £88 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £515 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £495 £310 £364
% change year-on-year
+59.67% -14.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £13.13 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.13 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.79%
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
36276 34482 29909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.17% 75.38% 73.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23210 21106 18166
Average daily rate £425 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 964 1079 1107
Average hourly rate £28.19 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.33 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -15 47 £463 - 21
North West -10 16 £575 +15.00% 2
South East -46 11 £450 +148.27% 7
East of England +9 8 £394 +15.80% 3
Yorkshire -7 7 £425 -3.40% 3
South West -26 6 £550 +54.92% 2
West Midlands -2 4 £325 +4.00% 2
East Midlands -2 2 £550 +29.41% 1
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 70 (28.81%) Finance
2 57 (23.46%) Oracle
3 56 (23.05%) SQL
3 56 (23.05%) Data Modelling
4 44 (18.11%) Information Security
5 43 (17.70%) Data Protection
6 33 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (13.17%) SQL Server
8 31 (12.76%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (12.35%) PCI DSS
9 30 (12.35%) Security Architecture
10 29 (11.93%) Oracle Database
10 29 (11.93%) SAS
11 28 (11.52%) Windows
12 27 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 26 (10.70%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (10.70%) Firewall
14 25 (10.29%) Cisco
14 25 (10.29%) Security Cleared
14 25 (10.29%) Algorithms
15 23 (9.47%) ITIL
15 23 (9.47%) PL/SQL
15 23 (9.47%) Network Security
16 21 (8.64%) Oracle Database 11g
17 20 (8.23%) ETL
17 20 (8.23%) Migration
18 19 (7.82%) Linux
18 19 (7.82%) Web Services
18 19 (7.82%) Logical Data Model

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 29 (11.93%) SAS
2 9 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.47%) Apache
3 6 (2.47%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.06%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.82%) IIS
5 2 (0.82%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.41%) FileNet
6 1 (0.41%) CMS
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.88%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (2.06%) MS Office
4 4 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.47%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.06%) Agresso
3 3 (1.23%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.82%) Summit
5 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.41%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.65%) PaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.70%) Firewall
2 23 (9.47%) Network Security
3 9 (3.70%) SAN
3 9 (3.70%) Internet
4 7 (2.88%) VPN
4 7 (2.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (2.06%) BIG-IP
5 5 (2.06%) NAS
6 3 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.23%) LAN
6 3 (1.23%) WAN
6 3 (1.23%) Wireless
6 3 (1.23%) SSL
7 2 (0.82%) TACACS
7 2 (0.82%) HTTP
7 2 (0.82%) DNS
7 2 (0.82%) VoIP
7 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.82%) SSH
7 2 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.17%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.93%) Oracle Database
3 26 (10.70%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (8.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (7.41%) Base SAS
6 12 (4.94%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.12%) RDBMS
8 9 (3.70%) Big Data
9 8 (3.29%) Data Mining
9 8 (3.29%) DB2
9 8 (3.29%) Data Mart
10 6 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (2.06%) Star Schema
12 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.23%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.06%) PowerDesigner
1 5 (2.06%) ERwin
2 1 (0.41%) Xcode
2 1 (0.41%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
General
1 70 (28.81%) Finance
2 18 (7.41%) Banking
3 17 (7.00%) Retail
4 11 (4.53%) Legal
5 8 (3.29%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.29%) Publishing
6 7 (2.88%) Retail Banking
6 7 (2.88%) Marketing
7 4 (1.65%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.23%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.82%) Law
9 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.41%) Advertising
10 1 (0.41%) Automotive
10 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 60 (24.69%) Architect
2 51 (20.99%) Analyst
3 26 (10.70%) Developer
4 25 (10.29%) Consultant
5 24 (9.88%) Security Architect
6 19 (7.82%) Security Manager
7 18 (7.41%) Security Consultant
8 16 (6.58%) Security Analyst
8 16 (6.58%) Business Analyst
8 16 (6.58%) SAS Developer
9 15 (6.17%) Project Manager
10 14 (5.76%) Information Manager
11 13 (5.35%) DBA
11 13 (5.35%) Information Architect
11 13 (5.35%) Information Security Manager
12 10 (4.12%) Data Architect
13 7 (2.88%) Network Engineer
13 7 (2.88%) Data Analyst
13 7 (2.88%) Systems Architect
13 7 (2.88%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.82%) Web Services
2 16 (6.58%) .NET
3 3 (1.23%) XML
3 3 (1.23%) XSLT
4 2 (0.82%) Middleware
4 2 (0.82%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.82%) SOAP
4 2 (0.82%) REST
5 1 (0.41%) HTML
5 1 (0.41%) jQuery
5 1 (0.41%) HTML5
5 1 (0.41%) JMS
5 1 (0.41%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.41%) COM
5 1 (0.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.29%) Algorithms
3 17 (7.00%) Management Information System
4 16 (6.58%) Data Structures
5 14 (5.76%) Open Source
6 11 (4.53%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (3.70%) Statistics
8 8 (3.29%) Data Integration
9 7 (2.88%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.47%) Visualisation
10 6 (2.47%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (1.65%) Freedom of Information Act
11 4 (1.65%) PKI
12 3 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
13 2 (0.82%) Ontologies
13 2 (0.82%) Pharmacovigilance
13 2 (0.82%) Clustering
13 2 (0.82%) IVR
13 2 (0.82%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.82%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.52%) Windows
2 19 (7.82%) Linux
3 18 (7.41%) UNIX
4 8 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.29%) Solaris
5 6 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.23%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (23.05%) Data Modelling
2 44 (18.11%) Information Security
3 43 (17.70%) Data Protection
4 33 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (12.76%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (12.35%) Security Architecture
7 23 (9.47%) ITIL
8 20 (8.23%) ETL
8 20 (8.23%) Migration
9 19 (7.82%) Logical Data Model
10 18 (7.41%) Data Governance
10 18 (7.41%) Information Assurance
10 18 (7.41%) Dimensional Modelling
10 18 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (7.00%) PRINCE2
12 16 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (5.76%) Physical Data Model
14 14 (5.76%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (23.05%) SQL
2 23 (9.47%) PL/SQL
3 10 (4.12%) Java
4 8 (3.29%) Python
4 8 (3.29%) Ruby
5 7 (2.88%) C++
5 7 (2.88%) C
5 7 (2.88%) R
6 3 (1.23%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.82%) C#
7 2 (0.82%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.82%) MATLAB
7 2 (0.82%) Clojure
8 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.41%) Perl
8 1 (0.41%) VBScript
8 1 (0.41%) VB
8 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.41%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 25 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.35%) SC Cleared
2 13 (5.35%) Degree
2 13 (5.35%) CISSP
3 7 (2.88%) CISM
4 6 (2.47%) CISA
5 5 (2.06%) CEH
5 5 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.65%) CCNP
7 3 (1.23%) CCNA
8 2 (0.82%) ISEB
8 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.82%) CRISC
9 1 (0.41%) GSEC
9 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.41%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.41%) VCP4
9 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.35%) PCI DSS
2 27 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.12%) COBIT
4 4 (1.65%) QA
4 4 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.82%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.82%) BS7799
5 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.41%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.41%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.41%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.41%) vSphere
3 1 (0.41%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) SCCM
1 2 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.82%) Graphite
2 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 57 (23.46%) Oracle
2 25 (10.29%) Cisco
3 17 (7.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (6.58%) F5
5 15 (6.17%) SAP
6 13 (5.35%) Informatica
7 12 (4.94%) VMware
8 11 (4.53%) IBM
9 9 (3.70%) Business Objects
9 9 (3.70%) Tableau
10 7 (2.88%) Teradata
11 6 (2.47%) Google
11 6 (2.47%) Unisys
11 6 (2.47%) Citrix
11 6 (2.47%) EMC
12 5 (2.06%) Juniper
12 5 (2.06%) Greenplum
12 5 (2.06%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.65%) SonicWALL
13 4 (1.65%) Stonesoft
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