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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 383 372 394
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Contract jobs citing Data Security 54 65 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 42 25
Median daily rate £500 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £335 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £558 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £488 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +230.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 -
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
19471 19452 19895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.07% 83.14% 81.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13941 13986 14064
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 219 250
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £52.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Data Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the London region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 12 £548 +36.87% 4
Croydon -6 3 £475 -9.52%
Canary Wharf - 3 £338 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Security 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 Data Security.

1 34 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.97%) Unix
3 25 (20.16%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (20.16%) Big Data
3 25 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (19.35%) Finance
5 22 (17.74%) SQL
6 20 (16.13%) Data Analysis
6 20 (16.13%) Analytics
7 19 (15.32%) Python
8 18 (14.52%) Information Security
8 18 (14.52%) Banking
9 17 (13.71%) Linux
9 17 (13.71%) Data Modelling
10 16 (12.90%) Web Services
11 15 (12.10%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (11.29%) PHP
12 14 (11.29%) Data Management
12 14 (11.29%) Open Source
13 13 (10.48%) Puppet
13 13 (10.48%) Security Cleared
13 13 (10.48%) Degree
13 13 (10.48%) Management Information System
14 12 (9.68%) Project Management
14 12 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (9.68%) TOGAF
14 12 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
14 12 (9.68%) Opscode Chef

Data Security
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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.87%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.03%) SAS
3 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.42%) Apache
4 3 (2.42%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.61%) IIS
5 2 (1.61%) nginx
5 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.81%) CMS
6 1 (0.81%) Confluence
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.81%) FileNet
6 1 (0.81%) JBoss
6 1 (0.81%) Liferay
6 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.42%) MS Office
2 3 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.42%) SPSS
3 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.81%) InVision
4 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.16%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (4.84%) SaaS
5 5 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.23%) PaaS
7 3 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.42%) IaaS
8 2 (1.61%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (1.61%) Office 365
8 2 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.81%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.65%) Firewall
2 5 (4.03%) SAN
3 4 (3.23%) DHCP
3 4 (3.23%) DNS
3 4 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (3.23%) iSCSI
3 4 (3.23%) NAS
3 4 (3.23%) Network Security
3 4 (3.23%) VPN
4 3 (2.42%) FTP
4 3 (2.42%) HTTP
4 3 (2.42%) LAN
4 3 (2.42%) WAN
5 2 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.61%) CTI
5 2 (1.61%) Intranet
5 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.61%) VLAN
6 1 (0.81%) FCoE
6 1 (0.81%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.16%) Big Data
2 15 (12.10%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (8.06%) Hadoop
5 8 (6.45%) Apache Hive
5 8 (6.45%) SQL Server
6 7 (5.65%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.03%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (4.03%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.42%) BigTable
9 3 (2.42%) Data Lake
9 3 (2.42%) HBase
9 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.42%) Sqoop
10 2 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (1.61%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.42%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.81%) Babel
4 1 (0.81%) git-flow
4 1 (0.81%) JIRA
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.81%) Subversion
4 1 (0.81%) webpack
General
1 24 (19.35%) Finance
2 18 (14.52%) Banking
3 8 (6.45%) Retail
4 7 (5.65%) Legal
5 5 (4.03%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.23%) Marketing
7 2 (1.61%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Advertising
8 1 (0.81%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Front Office
8 1 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Law
8 1 (0.81%) Publishing
8 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (34.68%) Architect
2 26 (20.97%) Analyst
3 20 (16.13%) Data Architect
4 18 (14.52%) Security Architect
5 12 (9.68%) Business Analyst
6 11 (8.87%) Data Engineer
6 11 (8.87%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (7.26%) Consultant
8 8 (6.45%) Administrator
8 8 (6.45%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (6.45%) Digital Analyst
8 8 (6.45%) Digital Business Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Developer
9 7 (5.65%) Security Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.84%) Data Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Teradata Analyst
11 5 (4.03%) Big Data Engineer
11 5 (4.03%) Security Consultant
12 4 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.90%) Web Services
2 7 (5.65%) JSON
2 7 (5.65%) Kafka
2 7 (5.65%) XSD
3 5 (4.03%) Samza
4 4 (3.23%) Regular Expression
4 4 (3.23%) XML
5 3 (2.42%) .NET
6 2 (1.61%) Middleware
6 2 (1.61%) Node.js
7 1 (0.81%) Akka
7 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (0.81%) CSS
7 1 (0.81%) hapi
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.81%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.81%) REST
7 1 (0.81%) RESTful
7 1 (0.81%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.48%) Management Information System
3 11 (8.87%) Data Centre
4 10 (8.06%) Data Extraction
5 6 (4.84%) Data Integration
5 6 (4.84%) Visualisation
6 5 (4.03%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.03%) Public Cloud
6 5 (4.03%) Replication
7 4 (3.23%) Equities
7 4 (3.23%) Fintech
7 4 (3.23%) Fixed Income
7 4 (3.23%) Mathematics
7 4 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (3.23%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (3.23%) Online Banking
7 4 (3.23%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.42%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.42%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (2.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.97%) Unix
2 17 (13.71%) Linux
3 6 (4.84%) Windows
4 4 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.42%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (1.61%) CentOS
6 2 (1.61%) Solaris
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.81%) Android
7 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (16.13%) Analytics
2 20 (16.13%) Data Analysis
3 18 (14.52%) Information Security
4 17 (13.71%) Data Modelling
5 14 (11.29%) Data Management
5 14 (11.29%) Open Source
6 12 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (9.68%) Project Management
6 12 (9.68%) TOGAF
7 11 (8.87%) DevOps
7 11 (8.87%) Migration
8 10 (8.06%) Data Architecture
8 10 (8.06%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (7.26%) Configuration Management
9 9 (7.26%) Data Governance
9 9 (7.26%) Data Protection
9 9 (7.26%) Waterfall
10 8 (6.45%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.74%) SQL
2 19 (15.32%) Python
3 14 (11.29%) PHP
4 10 (8.06%) Ruby
5 9 (7.26%) Java
6 8 (6.45%) Perl
7 7 (5.65%) R
8 6 (4.84%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.23%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.42%) Scala
11 2 (1.61%) C
12 1 (0.81%) C#
12 1 (0.81%) C++
12 1 (0.81%) Delphi
12 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.81%) VBA
12 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (10.48%) Degree
1 13 (10.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.26%) CISSP
3 8 (6.45%) CISM
4 6 (4.84%) CISA
5 5 (4.03%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.23%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (2.42%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.61%) IISP
8 2 (1.61%) ISSAP
8 2 (1.61%) SANS
9 1 (0.81%) CLAS
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.81%) RHCA
9 1 (0.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.87%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.65%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.61%) QA
4 2 (1.61%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.81%) Basel II
5 1 (0.81%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) Docker
2 5 (4.03%) NFS
3 3 (2.42%) Apache Flume
3 3 (2.42%) HDFS
4 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.81%) Corosync
5 1 (0.81%) Squid
5 1 (0.81%) vCloud
5 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (10.48%) Puppet
2 12 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (7.26%) Ansible
4 6 (4.84%) Terraform
5 3 (2.42%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (2.42%) Nagios
5 3 (2.42%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.42%) SCCM
5 3 (2.42%) vRealize
6 2 (1.61%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.81%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.81%) Mesos
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.81%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (8.06%) Microsoft
1 10 (8.06%) Teradata
2 8 (6.45%) Oracle
3 7 (5.65%) Cisco
4 6 (4.84%) VMware
5 5 (4.03%) Splunk
5 5 (4.03%) Tableau
6 4 (3.23%) Google
6 4 (3.23%) Symantec
7 3 (2.42%) HP
7 3 (2.42%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (2.42%) NetApp
8 2 (1.61%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.61%) Dell
8 2 (1.61%) EMC
8 2 (1.61%) F5
8 2 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.81%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.81%) EPiServer
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