The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Forensics skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank - - 417
Contract jobs citing Computer Forensics 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £650
% change year-on-year
- -34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Computer Forensics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18244 19010 18944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.52% 81.18% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13325 13507 13410
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 244 233
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.33 £55.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Computer Forensics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Computer Forensics
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Computer Forensics Daily Rate Trend in London

Computer Forensics
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Computer Forensics Hourly Rate Trend in London

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Forensics 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 London region with a requirement for Computer Forensics.

1 10 (62.50%) Finance
1 10 (62.50%) E-Discovery
1 10 (62.50%) Nuix
1 10 (62.50%) FTK
1 10 (62.50%) EnCase
2 9 (56.25%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 9 (56.25%) Recommind
2 9 (56.25%) Relativity
2 9 (56.25%) dtSearch
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
2 9 (56.25%) Financial Institution
3 8 (50.00%) Legal
4 6 (37.50%) Six Sigma
4 6 (37.50%) COBIT
5 5 (31.25%) Workflow
6 3 (18.75%) Cybercrime
6 3 (18.75%) Data Extraction
6 3 (18.75%) Information Security
6 3 (18.75%) CISSP
6 3 (18.75%) Python
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Unix
7 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) Firewall
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (12.50%) CEH
7 2 (12.50%) GCIA
7 2 (12.50%) Network Security

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Business Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Relativity
1 9 (56.25%) Veritas eDiscovery
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) EDRMS
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Financial Institution
3 8 (50.00%) Legal
4 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (6.25%) Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Process Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Consultant
2 1 (6.25%) E-Discovery Consultant
2 1 (6.25%) E-Discovery Manager
2 1 (6.25%) E-Discovery Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Forensic Investigator
2 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Programme Change Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Project Change Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Manager
2 1 (6.25%) SOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Cybercrime
1 3 (18.75%) Data Extraction
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) E-Discovery
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Six Sigma
4 5 (31.25%) Workflow
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security
6 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
6 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Security Operations
6 2 (12.50%) SIEM
7 1 (6.25%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 1 (6.25%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
7 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.25%) Information Retrieval
7 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Social Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Threat Detection
7 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) CEH
2 2 (12.50%) GCIA
3 1 (6.25%) CISA
3 1 (6.25%) CISM
3 1 (6.25%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) GCIH
3 1 (6.25%) GIAC
3 1 (6.25%) OSCP
3 1 (6.25%) SANS
3 1 (6.25%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) COBIT
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) EnCase
1 10 (62.50%) FTK
2 1 (6.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Nuix
2 9 (56.25%) dtSearch
2 9 (56.25%) Recommind
3 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
3 1 (6.25%) BT
3 1 (6.25%) Splunk
3 1 (6.25%) Tripwire