The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SecurID in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SecurID over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSA SecurID
Rank 571 552 564
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Contract jobs citing SecurID 9 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.061% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.059% 0.19% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
Average daily rate £275 £343 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.70% -25.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £181 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £415 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £398 -
% change year-on-year
-30.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.08%
SecurID
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15359 14550 14638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.55% 31.57% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10021 9162 9003
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 627 621 613
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £11.50 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

SecurID
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SecurID across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

SecurID Jobs Demand Trend in England

SecurID
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SecurID across the England region.

SecurID Daily Rate Trend in England

SecurID
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SecurID across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SecurID Daily Rate Histogram in England

SecurID
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SecurID across the England region.

SecurID Hourly Rate Trend in England

SecurID
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 SecurID within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Midlands - 4 £200 -
South East -16 3 £385 -3.75%
London -7 2 £280 +36.58%
SecurID
UK

SecurID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SecurID 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 SecurID.

1 18 (62.07%) CheckPoint
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) VPN
3 16 (55.17%) Firewall
4 13 (44.83%) Cisco
4 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
4 13 (44.83%) Juniper
5 12 (41.38%) ITIL
5 12 (41.38%) Finance
6 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
6 11 (37.93%) SSL
7 10 (34.48%) WAN
7 10 (34.48%) LAN
7 10 (34.48%) Blue Coat
7 10 (34.48%) Palo Alto
8 9 (31.03%) Linux
9 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
10 7 (24.14%) Network Security
10 7 (24.14%) Rapid7
10 7 (24.14%) McAfee
10 7 (24.14%) ITSM
10 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (24.14%) Websense
10 7 (24.14%) Service Management
10 7 (24.14%) Nexpose
10 7 (24.14%) QRadar
11 6 (20.69%) Internet
11 6 (20.69%) IPsec
11 6 (20.69%) Information Security
12 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills

SecurID
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SecurID 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 SecurID. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) VPN
2 16 (55.17%) Firewall
3 11 (37.93%) SSL
3 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
4 10 (34.48%) LAN
4 10 (34.48%) WAN
5 7 (24.14%) Network Security
6 6 (20.69%) Internet
6 6 (20.69%) IPsec
7 5 (17.24%) DNS
8 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (13.79%) Junos
9 2 (6.90%) ADSL
10 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
10 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
10 1 (3.45%) Telepresence
10 1 (3.45%) VoIP
10 1 (3.45%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MSI
1 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Network Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Network Security Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Security Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Security Specialist
4 5 (17.24%) Check Point Specialist
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Information Security Specialist
4 5 (17.24%) Information Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) LAN Security Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) LAN/WAN Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Blackberry
2 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) BYOD
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X
4 4 (13.79%) Solaris
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.34%) Android
5 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.90%) BlackBerry OS
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
3 7 (24.14%) ITSM
3 7 (24.14%) Service Management
4 6 (20.69%) Information Security
5 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.79%) Project Management
6 4 (13.79%) Workflow
7 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
7 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (10.34%) Change Control
7 3 (10.34%) Change Management
7 3 (10.34%) Coaching
7 3 (10.34%) Computer Security
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.90%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) CCSP
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) CCSE
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
4 1 (3.45%) GIAC
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
2 1 (3.45%) XenApp
2 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Nexpose
1 7 (24.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) CheckPoint
2 13 (44.83%) Cisco
2 13 (44.83%) Juniper
3 10 (34.48%) Blue Coat
3 10 (34.48%) Palo Alto
4 7 (24.14%) McAfee
4 7 (24.14%) Rapid7
4 7 (24.14%) Websense
5 4 (13.79%) Citrix
5 4 (13.79%) Sun
6 2 (6.90%) Acronis
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.90%) MobileIron
6 2 (6.90%) VMware
7 1 (3.45%) BT
7 1 (3.45%) F5