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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 363 378 369
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Security 62 45 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 28
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£463 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £273 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £587 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 - £27.80
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
18590 18554 19032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.19% 78.90% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13248 12960 13184
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 225 260
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £53.50 £51.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 13 £450 -11.76% 4
Canary Wharf -12 2 £470 -
Twickenham - 1 £375 -
Docklands, London - 1 £505 -
Paddington - 1 £558 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 39 (30.95%) SQL
1 39 (30.95%) Finance
2 33 (26.19%) SQL Server
3 28 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 27 (21.43%) Linux
4 27 (21.43%) Oracle
5 26 (20.63%) Internet
6 23 (18.25%) UNIX
6 23 (18.25%) Degree
7 21 (16.67%) Windows
8 20 (15.87%) ITIL
9 19 (15.08%) Banking
10 18 (14.29%) Java
10 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 16 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (12.70%) Information Security
12 15 (11.90%) Data Management
12 15 (11.90%) DNS
12 15 (11.90%) CISSP
12 15 (11.90%) NoSQL
12 15 (11.90%) Analytics
13 13 (10.32%) PowerShell
13 13 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (10.32%) Open Source
13 13 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (10.32%) ETL
13 13 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (9.52%) Identity Management
14 12 (9.52%) Security Management
14 12 (9.52%) Project Management

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 7 (5.56%) SAS
2 5 (3.97%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.17%) IIS
3 4 (3.17%) Apache
3 4 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.17%) Node.js
4 2 (1.59%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.17%) SaaS
2 4 (3.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.79%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.79%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.63%) Internet
2 15 (11.90%) DNS
3 10 (7.94%) VPN
4 9 (7.14%) Firewall
4 9 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.35%) Network Security
6 5 (3.97%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (3.97%) LDAP
7 4 (3.17%) DHCP
7 4 (3.17%) SSL
7 4 (3.17%) Wireless
7 4 (3.17%) IPsec
7 4 (3.17%) DSL
8 3 (2.38%) DDNS
8 3 (2.38%) Kerberos
8 3 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.59%) HTTP
9 2 (1.59%) SAN
9 2 (1.59%) SSH
10 1 (0.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (11.90%) NoSQL
4 12 (9.52%) Big Data
5 11 (8.73%) Data Mining
6 8 (6.35%) Hadoop
6 8 (6.35%) Oracle Database
6 8 (6.35%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.56%) MySQL
8 6 (4.76%) RDBMS
8 6 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (3.17%) Data Mart
10 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.59%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (1.59%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.59%) SAP HANA
11 2 (1.59%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (5.56%) ERwin
2 6 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.97%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.79%) Subversion
5 1 (0.79%) JIRA
5 1 (0.79%) Selenium
5 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
General
1 39 (30.95%) Finance
2 19 (15.08%) Banking
3 9 (7.14%) Retail
4 8 (6.35%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.35%) Legal
5 7 (5.56%) Publishing
5 7 (5.56%) Marketing
6 4 (3.17%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.59%) Law
8 1 (0.79%) Front Office
8 1 (0.79%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (38.10%) Analyst
2 30 (23.81%) Business Analyst
3 18 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 17 (13.49%) Architect
5 12 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.35%) Technical Business Analyst
7 8 (6.35%) Developer
7 8 (6.35%) DBA
7 8 (6.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) Senior Manager
8 6 (4.76%) Data Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
8 6 (4.76%) Security Manager
9 5 (3.97%) Banking Business Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) Consultant
9 5 (3.97%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.97%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.94%) Web Services
2 7 (5.56%) .NET
3 6 (4.76%) HTML
4 3 (2.38%) SOAP
4 3 (2.38%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.38%) HTML5
4 3 (2.38%) REST
4 3 (2.38%) CSS
4 3 (2.38%) RESTful
5 2 (1.59%) J2EE
5 2 (1.59%) Middleware
5 2 (1.59%) LAMP
5 2 (1.59%) WCF
6 1 (0.79%) OAuth
6 1 (0.79%) WebSockets
6 1 (0.79%) OAuth2
6 1 (0.79%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.79%) JSP
6 1 (0.79%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.94%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.14%) Data Integration
4 8 (6.35%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (5.56%) PKI
5 7 (5.56%) Statistics
5 7 (5.56%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.97%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.97%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.17%) Ontologies
8 3 (2.38%) Internet of Things
8 3 (2.38%) Social Media
8 3 (2.38%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.59%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (1.59%) User Experience
9 2 (1.59%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.59%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.79%) NHS
10 1 (0.79%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.43%) Linux
2 23 (18.25%) UNIX
3 21 (16.67%) Windows
4 13 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.17%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.38%) Solaris
9 2 (1.59%) Debian
9 2 (1.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 20 (15.87%) ITIL
3 16 (12.70%) Information Security
4 15 (11.90%) Data Management
4 15 (11.90%) Analytics
5 13 (10.32%) Open Source
5 13 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (10.32%) ETL
6 12 (9.52%) Project Management
6 12 (9.52%) Identity Management
6 12 (9.52%) Security Management
6 12 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (9.52%) Data Protection
6 12 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (8.73%) Change Management
7 11 (8.73%) Regression Testing
8 10 (7.94%) Data Analysis
9 9 (7.14%) Time Management
9 9 (7.14%) Validation
9 9 (7.14%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.95%) SQL
2 18 (14.29%) Java
3 13 (10.32%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.35%) Python
4 8 (6.35%) VB
4 8 (6.35%) Ruby
5 7 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.76%) R
7 5 (3.97%) C
7 5 (3.97%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.97%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.17%) C++
9 3 (2.38%) C#
9 3 (2.38%) Perl
9 3 (2.38%) PHP
9 3 (2.38%) VBScript
9 3 (2.38%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.59%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.59%) Clojure
11 1 (0.79%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 23 (18.25%) Degree
2 15 (11.90%) CISSP
3 9 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.35%) CISA
5 7 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.97%) CCSA
6 5 (3.97%) CCSE
7 4 (3.17%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.38%) CCNA
8 3 (2.38%) CISM
9 2 (1.59%) CEH
9 2 (1.59%) HND
9 2 (1.59%) Postgraduate
9 2 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.79%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.79%) SSCP
10 1 (0.79%) RHCE
10 1 (0.79%) RHCA
10 1 (0.79%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.76%) QA
4 4 (3.17%) Data Quality
5 3 (2.38%) Basel II
5 3 (2.38%) Solvency II
6 2 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.79%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.79%) Basel III
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.97%) Snort
2 5 (3.97%) Squid
3 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.79%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (6.35%) DatAdvantage
2 6 (4.76%) Puppet
3 4 (3.17%) Nagios
3 4 (3.17%) ZABBIX
3 4 (3.17%) Cacti
3 4 (3.17%) SmokePing
4 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.59%) Graphite
5 1 (0.79%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (21.43%) Oracle
2 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.94%) Varonis
4 7 (5.56%) SAP
5 6 (4.76%) Cisco
5 6 (4.76%) EMC
5 6 (4.76%) Tableau
6 5 (3.97%) Symantec
6 5 (3.97%) Websense
6 5 (3.97%) Greenplum
6 5 (3.97%) Dell
6 5 (3.97%) CheckPoint
6 5 (3.97%) IBM
7 4 (3.17%) Nokia
7 4 (3.17%) Google
7 4 (3.17%) F5
8 3 (2.38%) Teradata
8 3 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.38%) Informatica
8 3 (2.38%) Cognos
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago