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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 479 462 457
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Security 151 143 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.36% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 93 75
Median daily rate £475 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £325 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £595 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £353
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +34.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £18.47 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.47 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.28%
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
41597 40034 38672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.66% 79.09% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27827 25350 24580
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 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 903 1172 1142
Median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -4 60 £513 +2.50% 10
South East +11 44 £450 - 9
Yorkshire +9 16 £406 -14.47% 3
South West - 9 £450 -
East Midlands +16 6 £588 - 2
West Midlands -19 5 £375 +15.38% 1
North West -26 5 £450 -18.18%
East of England +3 4 £425 -5.55% 9
North East -37 2 £363 -34.09%
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 87 (31.52%) Finance
2 68 (24.64%) Microsoft
3 61 (22.10%) Oracle
4 53 (19.20%) SQL Server
4 53 (19.20%) SQL
5 49 (17.75%) Data Modelling
6 38 (13.77%) ETL
6 38 (13.77%) Information Security
7 34 (12.32%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (11.96%) PCI DSS
9 32 (11.59%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (11.23%) Security Cleared
10 31 (11.23%) Data Management
11 30 (10.87%) CISSP
11 30 (10.87%) Firewall
12 29 (10.51%) Windows
12 29 (10.51%) T-SQL
12 29 (10.51%) ITIL
13 27 (9.78%) Unix
13 27 (9.78%) .NET
14 26 (9.42%) Web Services
14 26 (9.42%) Degree
15 25 (9.06%) Risk Management
15 25 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (8.70%) MS Excel
17 23 (8.33%) Linux
17 23 (8.33%) C++
17 23 (8.33%) Data Protection
18 22 (7.97%) Data Analysis

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 11 (3.99%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.45%) Confluence
4 3 (1.09%) IIS
4 3 (1.09%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.72%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.72%) Node.js
5 2 (0.72%) SAS
5 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.36%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.36%) CMS
6 1 (0.36%) FileNet
6 1 (0.36%) Jetty
6 1 (0.36%) nginx
6 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.99%) MS Office
3 5 (1.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.36%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.09%) SaaS
5 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.72%) IaaS
5 2 (0.72%) PaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.36%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.36%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.36%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.87%) Firewall
2 18 (6.52%) HTTP
3 17 (6.16%) Network Security
4 11 (3.99%) TCP/IP
5 10 (3.62%) DMZ
5 10 (3.62%) HTTPS
5 10 (3.62%) Reverse Proxy
6 7 (2.54%) ATM
6 7 (2.54%) SSL
7 6 (2.17%) Kerberos
8 5 (1.81%) DNS
8 5 (1.81%) Internet
8 5 (1.81%) VPN
9 4 (1.45%) SSH
10 3 (1.09%) DHCP
10 3 (1.09%) DLNA
10 3 (1.09%) Multicast
10 3 (1.09%) Unicast
10 3 (1.09%) UPnP
11 2 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (19.20%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.59%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (7.61%) Oracle Database
4 14 (5.07%) Big Data
5 12 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.81%) DB2
9 5 (1.81%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.81%) QlikView
9 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (1.09%) Data Mart
11 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.09%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (2.90%) ERwin
2 6 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.17%) JIRA
3 5 (1.81%) Subversion
4 4 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.09%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.09%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.72%) Ant
6 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.72%) Gradle
6 2 (0.72%) Hudson
6 2 (0.72%) IntelliJ
6 2 (0.72%) Maven
6 2 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.72%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.36%) Toad
7 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
General
1 87 (31.52%) Finance
2 17 (6.16%) Banking
3 8 (2.90%) Back Office
3 8 (2.90%) Legal
3 8 (2.90%) Retail
4 6 (2.17%) Front Office
4 6 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.81%) Marketing
6 4 (1.45%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.09%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.72%) Games
8 2 (0.72%) Publishing
8 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (23.55%) Architect
2 52 (18.84%) Analyst
3 33 (11.96%) Consultant
4 32 (11.59%) Data Architect
5 29 (10.51%) Developer
6 18 (6.52%) Business Analyst
6 18 (6.52%) Data Analyst
7 17 (6.16%) Security Consultant
7 17 (6.16%) Security Specialist
8 16 (5.80%) DBA
8 16 (5.80%) Security Architect
9 15 (5.43%) ETL Developer
9 15 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (4.71%) Infrastructure Architect
10 13 (4.71%) Project Manager
10 13 (4.71%) Security Analyst
10 13 (4.71%) SQL Developer
11 10 (3.62%) SQL DBA
11 10 (3.62%) SQL Server DBA
12 8 (2.90%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.78%) .NET
2 26 (9.42%) Web Services
3 15 (5.43%) Velocity
4 12 (4.35%) JSON
4 12 (4.35%) XML
5 10 (3.62%) Middleware
6 9 (3.26%) XSD
7 5 (1.81%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.81%) CSS
8 4 (1.45%) HTML
8 4 (1.45%) Regular Expression
8 4 (1.45%) REST
8 4 (1.45%) SOAP
9 3 (1.09%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.09%) J2EE
9 3 (1.09%) WCF
10 2 (0.72%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.72%) MFC
10 2 (0.72%) Spring
10 2 (0.72%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.97%) Algorithms
1 22 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (7.97%) Data Structures
2 17 (6.16%) Data Centre
3 13 (4.71%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.62%) Data Integration
4 10 (3.62%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (3.26%) Statistics
6 8 (2.90%) PKI
7 6 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.17%) Minimum Viable Product
8 5 (1.81%) CESG
8 5 (1.81%) Replication
8 5 (1.81%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.45%) Clustering
9 4 (1.45%) CMDB
9 4 (1.45%) IVR
9 4 (1.45%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.09%) Data Extraction
10 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.51%) Windows
2 27 (9.78%) Unix
3 23 (8.33%) Linux
4 16 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (5.43%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.54%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.72%) Android
7 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.36%) CentOS
8 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (17.75%) Data Modelling
2 38 (13.77%) ETL
2 38 (13.77%) Information Security
3 34 (12.32%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (11.23%) Data Management
5 29 (10.51%) ITIL
6 25 (9.06%) Risk Management
6 25 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 22 (7.97%) Data Analysis
9 21 (7.61%) TOGAF
10 20 (7.25%) DevOps
10 20 (7.25%) Identity Access Management
11 19 (6.88%) Analytics
11 19 (6.88%) UML
12 17 (6.16%) Business Continuity
13 16 (5.80%) Migration
13 16 (5.80%) Project Management
14 15 (5.43%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (19.20%) SQL
2 29 (10.51%) T-SQL
3 23 (8.33%) C++
4 20 (7.25%) Java
5 19 (6.88%) PL/SQL
6 14 (5.07%) PowerShell
7 13 (4.71%) JavaScript
7 13 (4.71%) PHP
8 12 (4.35%) C#
8 12 (4.35%) Python
9 11 (3.99%) Ruby
10 6 (2.17%) VBScript
11 3 (1.09%) C
11 3 (1.09%) Perl
12 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.72%) VC++
13 1 (0.36%) ABAP
13 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (11.23%) Security Cleared
2 30 (10.87%) CISSP
3 26 (9.42%) Degree
4 16 (5.80%) CISM
5 15 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (4.71%) CEH
7 11 (3.99%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (3.62%) MCSA
8 10 (3.62%) SC Cleared
9 8 (2.90%) CISA
10 7 (2.54%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (1.45%) MCSE
11 4 (1.45%) SANS
12 3 (1.09%) ISACA
12 3 (1.09%) PCI QSA
13 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.36%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.96%) PCI DSS
2 18 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (4.35%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (1.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (1.81%) QA
6 3 (1.09%) RMADS
6 3 (1.09%) SLA
6 3 (1.09%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.72%) BS25999
7 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.72%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.36%) COBIT
8 1 (0.36%) COSO
8 1 (0.36%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.36%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.36%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 11 (3.99%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.54%) NFS
4 5 (1.81%) Docker
4 5 (1.81%) Samba
5 2 (0.72%) DFS Replication
5 2 (0.72%) Firmware
6 1 (0.36%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.36%) HDFS
6 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.36%) NDS
6 1 (0.36%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.36%) OpenSSH
6 1 (0.36%) Postfix
6 1 (0.36%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (4.35%) Puppet
2 8 (2.90%) DatAdvantage
2 8 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.54%) Ansible
4 5 (1.81%) Terraform
5 3 (1.09%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (1.09%) Nagios
5 3 (1.09%) SCCM
6 2 (0.72%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.36%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.36%) Icinga
7 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.36%) MOM
7 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 68 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 61 (22.10%) Oracle
3 20 (7.25%) SAP
4 15 (5.43%) Cisco
4 15 (5.43%) Informatica
5 11 (3.99%) VMware
6 9 (3.26%) Dell
6 9 (3.26%) EMC
6 9 (3.26%) F5
7 8 (2.90%) Varonis
8 7 (2.54%) IBM
8 7 (2.54%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.17%) HP
9 6 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.81%) Splunk
11 4 (1.45%) Pega
11 4 (1.45%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.09%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.09%) Tableau
13 2 (0.72%) ServiceNow
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