The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 328 364 347
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Security 72 51 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 32
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£500 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £311 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £459 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+29.29% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £190.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £19.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-5.28% -50.00%
Data Security
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
17601 18256 16725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.28% 78.22% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12320 13018 11607
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 228 233
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.50 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Security across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Security
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Security across the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Data Security Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Security
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Data Security Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Security
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 5 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
City of London +6 13 £525 +22.09% 2
Croydon - 3 £425 -
Canary Wharf -7 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £425 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 40 (36.04%) Finance
2 34 (30.63%) SQL
3 33 (29.73%) Data Modelling
4 27 (24.32%) SQL Server
5 24 (21.62%) Oracle
6 21 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (18.02%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (16.22%) Windows
9 17 (15.32%) Network Security
10 16 (14.41%) Data Protection
10 16 (14.41%) Degree
11 15 (13.51%) Information Security
12 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
12 14 (12.61%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (12.61%) Linux
12 14 (12.61%) Open Source
13 13 (11.71%) NoSQL
13 13 (11.71%) Data Mining
14 12 (10.81%) ETL
14 12 (10.81%) CISSP
14 12 (10.81%) Banking
15 11 (9.91%) Data Management
15 11 (9.91%) Data Analysis
15 11 (9.91%) Analytics
15 11 (9.91%) PCI DSS
15 11 (9.91%) Security Cleared
16 10 (9.01%) Security Architecture
16 10 (9.01%) Tableau
16 10 (9.01%) Logical Data Model
16 10 (9.01%) Data Protection Act

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (3.60%) IIS
2 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.70%) SAS
2 3 (2.70%) Node.js
3 2 (1.80%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.90%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) MS Excel
1 7 (6.31%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.70%) SaaS
4 1 (0.90%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.32%) Network Security
2 10 (9.01%) Internet
2 10 (9.01%) Firewall
3 8 (7.21%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.21%) VPN
4 7 (6.31%) DNS
5 5 (4.50%) BIG-IP
6 3 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.70%) WAN
6 3 (2.70%) Wireless
6 3 (2.70%) LAN
7 2 (1.80%) SSL
7 2 (1.80%) SAN
7 2 (1.80%) TACACS
8 1 (0.90%) RTSP
8 1 (0.90%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.90%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.61%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (11.71%) Data Mining
3 13 (11.71%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.21%) Big Data
5 7 (6.31%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.31%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.41%) Data Mart
6 6 (5.41%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.50%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.50%) Star Schema
7 5 (4.50%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.70%) MySQL
9 3 (2.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (4.50%) PowerDesigner
1 5 (4.50%) ERwin
2 3 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.90%) Xcode
4 1 (0.90%) JIRA
4 1 (0.90%) Metasploit
General
1 40 (36.04%) Finance
2 12 (10.81%) Banking
3 10 (9.01%) Publishing
4 8 (7.21%) Legal
5 7 (6.31%) Retail
5 7 (6.31%) Marketing
6 5 (4.50%) Investment Banking
7 4 (3.60%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.90%) Front Office
9 1 (0.90%) Back Office
9 1 (0.90%) Law
9 1 (0.90%) Advertising
9 1 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (33.33%) Analyst
2 20 (18.02%) Architect
3 17 (15.32%) Security Analyst
4 15 (13.51%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.11%) Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (7.21%) DBA
6 8 (7.21%) Security Architect
7 7 (6.31%) Consultant
8 6 (5.41%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.50%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Security Consultant
9 5 (4.50%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Performance Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) Security Manager
10 4 (3.60%) Firewall Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) ETL Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.60%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.01%) Web Services
2 3 (2.70%) HTML
3 2 (1.80%) .NET
3 2 (1.80%) CSS
3 2 (1.80%) JMS
3 2 (1.80%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.80%) WCF
3 2 (1.80%) RESTful
3 2 (1.80%) REST
3 2 (1.80%) SOAP
4 1 (0.90%) WebSockets
4 1 (0.90%) OAuth2
4 1 (0.90%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.90%) HTML5
4 1 (0.90%) OAuth
4 1 (0.90%) Middleware
4 1 (0.90%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.90%) JSP
4 1 (0.90%) Servlets
4 1 (0.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.02%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.61%) Open Source
3 10 (9.01%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 9 (8.11%) Statistics
5 8 (7.21%) Data Integration
6 7 (6.31%) Visualisation
7 6 (5.41%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.60%) Cryptography
9 3 (2.70%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (2.70%) PKI
9 3 (2.70%) Freedom of Information Act
10 2 (1.80%) Ontologies
10 2 (1.80%) NHS
10 2 (1.80%) User Experience
10 2 (1.80%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.90%) Machine to Machine
11 1 (0.90%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.22%) Windows
2 14 (12.61%) Linux
3 10 (9.01%) UNIX
4 7 (6.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.70%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.70%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.70%) Solaris
7 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.73%) Data Modelling
2 21 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (14.41%) Data Protection
4 15 (13.51%) Information Security
5 12 (10.81%) ETL
6 11 (9.91%) Data Management
6 11 (9.91%) Data Analysis
6 11 (9.91%) Analytics
7 10 (9.01%) Security Architecture
7 10 (9.01%) Logical Data Model
7 10 (9.01%) Project Management
7 10 (9.01%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (8.11%) Identity Management
8 9 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (8.11%) ITIL
9 8 (7.21%) Security Management
9 8 (7.21%) Time Management
9 8 (7.21%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (6.31%) Multivariate Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.63%) SQL
2 10 (9.01%) Java
3 9 (8.11%) Python
3 9 (8.11%) Ruby
4 8 (7.21%) R
5 7 (6.31%) C
6 5 (4.50%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.50%) VBScript
6 5 (4.50%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.70%) Perl
7 3 (2.70%) C#
7 3 (2.70%) C++
8 2 (1.80%) VB
8 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.80%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.80%) Clojure
9 1 (0.90%) SOQL
9 1 (0.90%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 16 (14.41%) Degree
2 12 (10.81%) CISSP
3 11 (9.91%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.50%) CISA
6 4 (3.60%) CISM
7 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.70%) CEH
8 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.80%) HND
8 2 (1.80%) CCNP
8 2 (1.80%) CCNA
9 1 (0.90%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.90%) GSEC
9 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.90%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.91%) PCI DSS
2 10 (9.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (6.31%) QA
4 2 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.80%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.90%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.90%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.90%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.90%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.90%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.90%) DFS Replication
2 1 (0.90%) vSphere
2 1 (0.90%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) Nagios
1 3 (2.70%) ZABBIX
1 3 (2.70%) Cacti
1 3 (2.70%) Puppet
1 3 (2.70%) SmokePing
2 2 (1.80%) DatAdvantage
2 2 (1.80%) Graphite
3 1 (0.90%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (21.62%) Oracle
2 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.01%) Tableau
4 9 (8.11%) F5
5 7 (6.31%) Google
5 7 (6.31%) IBM
6 6 (5.41%) Business Objects
7 5 (4.50%) SAP
7 5 (4.50%) CheckPoint
7 5 (4.50%) Greenplum
8 4 (3.60%) SonicWALL
8 4 (3.60%) Stonesoft
8 4 (3.60%) Cisco
9 3 (2.70%) Sybase
9 3 (2.70%) Cognos
9 3 (2.70%) McAfee
9 3 (2.70%) Juniper
9 3 (2.70%) Varonis
9 3 (2.70%) Teradata
10 2 (1.80%) Barracuda Networks
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