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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 447 407 423
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +16
Contract jobs citing Data Security 132 147 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 84 68
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£475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £140 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £773 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Average hourly rate £18.47 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £19.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-5.28% +27.86%
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
37734 36043 31566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.70% 75.13% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24299 23133 19378
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1110 988
Average hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +17 66 £525 +22.09% 15
West Midlands +6 17 £350 +33.33% 1
South East -25 17 £450 +38.46% 2
North West -25 14 £550 -31.25% 5
East of England +4 9 £450 +35.33%
North East -18 5 £550 +25.00%
Yorkshire -17 4 £523 +19.97% 3
East Midlands -11 3 - -
Midlands - 2 £575 - 1
South West -9 1 £459 +31.14% 3
Data Security
UK

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (30.04%) Finance
2 57 (24.46%) SQL
2 57 (24.46%) Data Modelling
3 45 (19.31%) Oracle
4 42 (18.03%) SQL Server
5 37 (15.88%) Information Security
6 34 (14.59%) Windows
7 33 (14.16%) Linux
7 33 (14.16%) Data Warehouse
7 33 (14.16%) Data Protection
8 28 (12.02%) CISSP
9 27 (11.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 26 (11.16%) Microsoft
11 25 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (10.73%) SAS
11 25 (10.73%) Web Services
11 25 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (10.30%) Banking
12 24 (10.30%) ETL
12 24 (10.30%) Network Security
12 24 (10.30%) PCI DSS
12 24 (10.30%) Open Source
12 24 (10.30%) Oracle Database
13 23 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (9.01%) UNIX
14 21 (9.01%) Firewall
15 20 (8.58%) Migration
15 20 (8.58%) Data Management
15 20 (8.58%) Project Management

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (10.73%) SAS
2 9 (3.86%) IIS
3 5 (2.15%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.72%) Node.js
4 4 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.86%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.86%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.43%) FileNet
6 1 (0.43%) Moodle
Applications
1 14 (6.01%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.00%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.29%) MS Office
4 2 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.43%) Agresso
2 1 (0.43%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.00%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.15%) SaaS
3 4 (1.72%) PaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Office 365
4 1 (0.43%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.30%) Network Security
2 21 (9.01%) Firewall
3 13 (5.58%) Internet
4 11 (4.72%) TCP/IP
5 10 (4.29%) VPN
5 10 (4.29%) SAN
6 8 (3.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (3.43%) DNS
7 7 (3.00%) LAN
7 7 (3.00%) WAN
8 5 (2.15%) BIG-IP
8 5 (2.15%) NAS
9 4 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.29%) Wireless
11 2 (0.86%) TACACS
11 2 (0.86%) MPLS
11 2 (0.86%) SSL
12 1 (0.43%) IPsec
12 1 (0.43%) VoIP
12 1 (0.43%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 33 (14.16%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (10.30%) Oracle Database
4 18 (7.73%) Big Data
4 18 (7.73%) Relational Database
5 16 (6.87%) RDBMS
6 15 (6.44%) NoSQL
7 14 (6.01%) Data Mining
8 13 (5.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (4.29%) Base SAS
10 7 (3.00%) DB2
10 7 (3.00%) Data Mart
10 7 (3.00%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.15%) MySQL
11 5 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (4.29%) ERwin
2 5 (2.15%) PowerDesigner
3 4 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.86%) Toad
5 1 (0.43%) Xcode
5 1 (0.43%) JIRA
5 1 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.43%) Metasploit
General
1 70 (30.04%) Finance
2 24 (10.30%) Banking
3 19 (8.15%) Retail
4 11 (4.72%) Legal
5 9 (3.86%) Publishing
6 7 (3.00%) Marketing
7 6 (2.58%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.15%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.72%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.29%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.86%) Advertising
12 1 (0.43%) Billing
12 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.43%) Games
12 1 (0.43%) Front Office
12 1 (0.43%) Back Office
12 1 (0.43%) Law
12 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 69 (29.61%) Analyst
2 37 (15.88%) Architect
3 36 (15.45%) Business Analyst
4 25 (10.73%) Consultant
5 22 (9.44%) Developer
6 21 (9.01%) Security Analyst
7 15 (6.44%) Security Consultant
7 15 (6.44%) DBA
8 14 (6.01%) Project Manager
9 11 (4.72%) Security Manager
10 10 (4.29%) SAS Developer
11 9 (3.86%) Information Manager
11 9 (3.86%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (3.86%) Administrator
11 9 (3.86%) Data Architect
12 8 (3.43%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (3.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 8 (3.43%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (3.43%) Information Security Manager
13 7 (3.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.73%) Web Services
2 5 (2.15%) HTML
3 4 (1.72%) XML
4 3 (1.29%) SAP Basis
4 3 (1.29%) XSLT
4 3 (1.29%) CSS
4 3 (1.29%) .NET
4 3 (1.29%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.86%) HTML5
5 2 (0.86%) RESTful
5 2 (0.86%) REST
5 2 (0.86%) WCF
5 2 (0.86%) JMS
5 2 (0.86%) SOAP
6 1 (0.43%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.43%) LAMP
6 1 (0.43%) JSP
6 1 (0.43%) Servlets
6 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.30%) Open Source
2 23 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.73%) Management Information System
4 15 (6.44%) Data Structures
5 14 (6.01%) Statistics
6 13 (5.58%) Algorithms
7 12 (5.15%) Data Protection Act
8 11 (4.72%) Data Integration
9 10 (4.29%) Visualisation
10 8 (3.43%) Private Cloud
11 7 (3.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (2.58%) Computer Science
13 4 (1.72%) User Experience
14 3 (1.29%) Freedom of Information Act
14 3 (1.29%) Cryptography
14 3 (1.29%) PKI
14 3 (1.29%) Freedom of Information
14 3 (1.29%) Social Media
15 2 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
15 2 (0.86%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.59%) Windows
2 33 (14.16%) Linux
3 21 (9.01%) UNIX
4 14 (6.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (4.72%) Solaris
6 10 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.72%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.72%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.72%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (24.46%) Data Modelling
2 37 (15.88%) Information Security
3 33 (14.16%) Data Protection
4 25 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (10.30%) ETL
6 20 (8.58%) Migration
6 20 (8.58%) Data Management
6 20 (8.58%) Project Management
7 18 (7.73%) Data Analysis
8 17 (7.30%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (7.30%) Business Analysis
9 16 (6.87%) Analytics
9 16 (6.87%) ITIL
10 15 (6.44%) Logical Data Model
11 12 (5.15%) Security Architecture
11 12 (5.15%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (5.15%) Data Governance
11 12 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 57 (24.46%) SQL
2 16 (6.87%) PL/SQL
3 12 (5.15%) Java
4 10 (4.29%) Python
5 9 (3.86%) Ruby
5 9 (3.86%) R
6 8 (3.43%) C
7 7 (3.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.58%) VBScript
9 5 (2.15%) C#
9 5 (2.15%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.29%) Perl
10 3 (1.29%) C++
10 3 (1.29%) VB
10 3 (1.29%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.86%) Clojure
11 2 (0.86%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.43%) PHP
12 1 (0.43%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 28 (12.02%) CISSP
2 18 (7.73%) Degree
3 13 (5.58%) Security Cleared
4 11 (4.72%) CISA
4 11 (4.72%) CISM
5 10 (4.29%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.15%) CEH
7 4 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.29%) RHCE
8 3 (1.29%) CCNP
8 3 (1.29%) CCNA
8 3 (1.29%) RHCA
9 2 (0.86%) PCI QSA
9 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.86%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.86%) HND
10 1 (0.43%) GSEC
10 1 (0.43%) GIAC
10 1 (0.43%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (10.30%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.43%) QA
4 4 (1.72%) Solvency II
4 4 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.29%) Basel II
5 3 (1.29%) COBIT
5 3 (1.29%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.43%) SLA
6 1 (0.43%) Basel III
6 1 (0.43%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.43%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.43%) AIFMD
System Software
1 8 (3.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.43%) DFS Replication
2 1 (0.43%) vSphere
2 1 (0.43%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) SmokePing
1 4 (1.72%) Puppet
1 4 (1.72%) ZABBIX
1 4 (1.72%) Cacti
1 4 (1.72%) Nagios
2 3 (1.29%) SCCM
2 3 (1.29%) DatAdvantage
3 2 (0.86%) Graphite
3 2 (0.86%) TrustSec
4 1 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.43%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (19.31%) Oracle
2 26 (11.16%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.87%) Cisco
4 14 (6.01%) Business Objects
4 14 (6.01%) SAP
4 14 (6.01%) IBM
5 10 (4.29%) Tableau
5 10 (4.29%) Informatica
5 10 (4.29%) VMware
6 9 (3.86%) F5
7 8 (3.43%) Symantec
8 7 (3.00%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.00%) Google
9 6 (2.58%) Teradata
10 5 (2.15%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.15%) Juniper
10 5 (2.15%) Greenplum
11 4 (1.72%) Stonesoft
11 4 (1.72%) Varonis
11 4 (1.72%) Splunk
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