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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 346 386 343
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -43
Contract jobs citing Data Security 53 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 33
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£540 £500 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +26.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £380 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £590 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
- -35.80%
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
17692 18650 16175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.39% 77.65% 76.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12974 12958 11101
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
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 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 233 318
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.63 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% -12.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £77.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 22 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Security across the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Data Security Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 December 2014. 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
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Average
Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -4 5 £448 +9.81% 3
Croydon - 1 - -
South Croydon - - - -
Worcester Park - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 31 (29.52%) Finance
2 28 (26.67%) Information Security
3 24 (22.86%) Data Modelling
4 16 (15.24%) Network Security
5 15 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (14.29%) Firewall
6 14 (13.33%) Degree
6 14 (13.33%) F5
7 13 (12.38%) Oracle
7 13 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (12.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (12.38%) Data Protection
7 13 (12.38%) Logical Data Model
7 13 (12.38%) Physical Data Model
8 12 (11.43%) Data Management
8 12 (11.43%) PCI DSS
8 12 (11.43%) Security Architecture
9 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
9 11 (10.48%) Management Information System
9 11 (10.48%) TOGAF
9 11 (10.48%) Computer Science
9 11 (10.48%) SIEM
9 11 (10.48%) Data Governance
9 11 (10.48%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (9.52%) SQL
10 10 (9.52%) UNIX
10 10 (9.52%) Windows
10 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (8.57%) Java

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (6.67%) Apache
2 3 (2.86%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.95%) CMS
4 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.95%) MS Project
3 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.71%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.24%) Network Security
2 15 (14.29%) Firewall
3 8 (7.62%) VPN
4 5 (4.76%) SSL
4 5 (4.76%) Internet
5 4 (3.81%) DNS
5 4 (3.81%) Wireless
5 4 (3.81%) BIG-IP
6 3 (2.86%) SSH
6 3 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.86%) HTTP
7 2 (1.90%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (1.90%) TACACS
7 2 (1.90%) LAN
7 2 (1.90%) VoIP
7 2 (1.90%) WAN
8 1 (0.95%) FTP
8 1 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.62%) SAP BW
4 6 (5.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 6 (5.71%) Big Data
5 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.76%) Star Schema
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.81%) Data Mart
6 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.86%) DB2
8 2 (1.90%) OLAP
8 2 (1.90%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Xcode
1 3 (2.86%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (1.90%) ERwin
2 2 (1.90%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (29.52%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.81%) Legal
5 4 (3.81%) Marketing
6 3 (2.86%) Banking
6 3 (2.86%) Retail
6 3 (2.86%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.90%) Publishing
7 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.95%) Back Office
8 1 (0.95%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (25.71%) Architect
2 18 (17.14%) Analyst
3 15 (14.29%) Consultant
4 14 (13.33%) Developer
5 11 (10.48%) Data Architect
5 11 (10.48%) Security Architect
6 9 (8.57%) Security Consultant
7 7 (6.67%) Security Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Security Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Information Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Information Architect
9 5 (4.76%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Data Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Information Security Manager
10 4 (3.81%) Security Specialist
10 4 (3.81%) Data Modeller
10 4 (3.81%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) .NET
2 5 (4.76%) Web Services
3 3 (2.86%) SOAP
3 3 (2.86%) Middleware
3 3 (2.86%) Cocoa
3 3 (2.86%) iOS SDK
3 3 (2.86%) REST
3 3 (2.86%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (1.90%) jQuery
4 2 (1.90%) HTML5
4 2 (1.90%) HTML
4 2 (1.90%) Classic ASP
4 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.90%) CSS
5 1 (0.95%) J2EE
5 1 (0.95%) XML
5 1 (0.95%) XSD
5 1 (0.95%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.95%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) Management Information System
1 11 (10.48%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 6 (5.71%) Pharmacovigilance
4 6 (5.71%) PKI
5 5 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.76%) Data Integration
6 4 (3.81%) GIS
7 3 (2.86%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (2.86%) NHS
7 3 (2.86%) Freedom of Information Act
7 3 (2.86%) RMADS
7 3 (2.86%) iPhone
7 3 (2.86%) Open Source
7 3 (2.86%) iPad
7 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.90%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.90%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.52%) UNIX
1 10 (9.52%) Windows
2 6 (5.71%) Linux
3 4 (3.81%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.67%) Information Security
2 24 (22.86%) Data Modelling
3 13 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (12.38%) Data Protection
3 13 (12.38%) Logical Data Model
3 13 (12.38%) Physical Data Model
4 12 (11.43%) Security Architecture
4 12 (11.43%) Data Management
5 11 (10.48%) TOGAF
5 11 (10.48%) SIEM
5 11 (10.48%) Data Governance
5 11 (10.48%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (8.57%) UML
7 9 (8.57%) Master Data Management
8 8 (7.62%) ETL
8 8 (7.62%) Business Continuity
8 8 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (7.62%) Migration
8 8 (7.62%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.52%) SQL
2 9 (8.57%) Java
3 7 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.90%) ABAP
5 1 (0.95%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) Degree
2 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) CISSP
4 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.90%) CISM
4 2 (1.90%) CEH
4 2 (1.90%) CRISC
4 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) PCI QSA
5 1 (0.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.95%) CISA
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.95%) MCSE
5 1 (0.95%) CCNP
5 1 (0.95%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (11.43%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.86%) QA
4 2 (1.90%) BS7799
4 2 (1.90%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.95%) COBIT
5 1 (0.95%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.90%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (1.90%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (13.33%) F5
2 13 (12.38%) Oracle
3 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.57%) Cisco
5 8 (7.62%) SAP
6 4 (3.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.81%) Symantec
6 4 (3.81%) Stonesoft
6 4 (3.81%) SonicWALL
7 3 (2.86%) VMware
7 3 (2.86%) McAfee
7 3 (2.86%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.90%) IBM
8 2 (1.90%) Juniper
8 2 (1.90%) Informatica
8 2 (1.90%) Teradata
8 2 (1.90%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.90%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (1.90%) Varonis
9 1 (0.95%) Tableau
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