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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 341 344 339
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Security 59 61 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.34% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 28 26
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£488 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £311 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £700 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+37.68% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -52.56%
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
16967 17800 15845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.63% 78.58% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11940 12426 11170
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 240 211
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -16.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £57.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +21 16 £513 +36.66% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £425 -
Mitcham - - - -
Morden - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 34 (30.63%) Finance
2 27 (24.32%) Data Modelling
3 25 (22.52%) SQL
4 22 (19.82%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (18.92%) Data Protection
6 20 (18.02%) Oracle
6 20 (18.02%) SQL Server
6 20 (18.02%) Information Security
7 19 (17.12%) Network Security
8 18 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (12.61%) Degree
9 14 (12.61%) PCI DSS
10 13 (11.71%) F5
10 13 (11.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (11.71%) Firewall
10 13 (11.71%) CISSP
10 13 (11.71%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (10.81%) Windows
11 12 (10.81%) Security Architecture
12 11 (9.91%) Security Cleared
12 11 (9.91%) Analytics
12 11 (9.91%) Logical Data Model
12 11 (9.91%) ETL
12 11 (9.91%) Identity Management
12 11 (9.91%) Publishing
12 11 (9.91%) Data Analysis
13 10 (9.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 10 (9.01%) Data Protection Act
13 10 (9.01%) Java
13 10 (9.01%) Tableau

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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%) Apache
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.80%) SAS
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.80%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.90%) FileNet
4 1 (0.90%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.80%) MS Project
4 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.70%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.90%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.12%) Network Security
2 13 (11.71%) Firewall
3 9 (8.11%) Internet
4 6 (5.41%) VPN
5 5 (4.50%) BIG-IP
6 3 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.70%) DNS
6 3 (2.70%) SSL
6 3 (2.70%) LAN
6 3 (2.70%) WAN
6 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.70%) Wireless
7 2 (1.80%) TACACS
7 2 (1.80%) HTTP
7 2 (1.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.90%) Multicast
8 1 (0.90%) RTSP
8 1 (0.90%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.90%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.02%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.71%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (8.11%) Data Mining
4 7 (6.31%) Big Data
5 6 (5.41%) Data Mart
6 5 (4.50%) Star Schema
6 5 (4.50%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.60%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.60%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.80%) DB2
9 2 (1.80%) OLAP
9 2 (1.80%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 5 (4.50%) PowerDesigner
1 5 (4.50%) ERwin
2 1 (0.90%) Xcode
2 1 (0.90%) JIRA
2 1 (0.90%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (30.63%) Finance
2 11 (9.91%) Publishing
3 8 (7.21%) Banking
4 6 (5.41%) Legal
5 5 (4.50%) Retail
5 5 (4.50%) Marketing
6 4 (3.60%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.60%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.90%) Games
8 1 (0.90%) Back Office
8 1 (0.90%) Advertising
8 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (28.83%) Analyst
2 17 (15.32%) Architect
3 14 (12.61%) Security Analyst
4 11 (9.91%) Consultant
5 10 (9.01%) Developer
5 10 (9.01%) Business Analyst
6 9 (8.11%) Security Architect
7 8 (7.21%) Security Consultant
8 7 (6.31%) DBA
8 7 (6.31%) Security Manager
9 6 (5.41%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.50%) Data Architect
10 5 (4.50%) Network Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Data Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Security Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Information Manager
10 5 (4.50%) Performance Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Information Security Manager
11 4 (3.60%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.41%) .NET
1 6 (5.41%) Web Services
2 3 (2.70%) CSS
2 3 (2.70%) HTML
2 3 (2.70%) SOAP
2 3 (2.70%) REST
3 2 (1.80%) JMS
3 2 (1.80%) RESTful
3 2 (1.80%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.80%) WCF
4 1 (0.90%) jQuery
4 1 (0.90%) OAuth
4 1 (0.90%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.90%) HTML5
4 1 (0.90%) Middleware
4 1 (0.90%) JSP
4 1 (0.90%) Servlets
4 1 (0.90%) J2EE
4 1 (0.90%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.82%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.01%) Open Source
2 10 (9.01%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (8.11%) Statistics
3 9 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.21%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.31%) Data Integration
5 7 (6.31%) Visualisation
6 5 (4.50%) PKI
6 5 (4.50%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.60%) Cryptography
8 3 (2.70%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (2.70%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (1.80%) Ontologies
9 2 (1.80%) NHS
9 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.80%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.90%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.81%) Windows
2 7 (6.31%) Linux
2 7 (6.31%) UNIX
3 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.32%) Data Modelling
2 21 (18.92%) Data Protection
3 20 (18.02%) Information Security
4 18 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (11.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (10.81%) Security Architecture
7 11 (9.91%) Analytics
7 11 (9.91%) Logical Data Model
7 11 (9.91%) Identity Management
7 11 (9.91%) ETL
7 11 (9.91%) Data Analysis
8 9 (8.11%) Security Management
8 9 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (8.11%) SIEM
8 9 (8.11%) Data Governance
9 8 (7.21%) Physical Data Model
9 8 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (7.21%) Project Management
9 8 (7.21%) PRINCE2
10 7 (6.31%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.52%) SQL
2 10 (9.01%) Java
3 9 (8.11%) Python
3 9 (8.11%) Ruby
4 8 (7.21%) R
5 5 (4.50%) C
6 4 (3.60%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.60%) C++
6 4 (3.60%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.70%) C#
8 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.80%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.80%) Clojure
9 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.90%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.90%) VBScript
9 1 (0.90%) ABAP
9 1 (0.90%) Perl
9 1 (0.90%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 14 (12.61%) Degree
2 13 (11.71%) CISSP
3 11 (9.91%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.41%) CISA
6 4 (3.60%) CISM
7 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.70%) CEH
8 2 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.80%) CCNP
8 2 (1.80%) CCNA
9 1 (0.90%) GSEC
9 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.90%) APMP
9 1 (0.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.90%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.61%) PCI DSS
2 10 (9.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.50%) QA
4 3 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.80%) BS7799
5 2 (1.80%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.90%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.90%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.90%) COBIT
6 1 (0.90%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.90%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.90%) vSphere
2 1 (0.90%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) Graphite
2 1 (0.90%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.90%) SCCM
2 1 (0.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) Oracle
2 13 (11.71%) F5
3 10 (9.01%) Tableau
4 8 (7.21%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.31%) Cisco
5 7 (6.31%) Google
6 5 (4.50%) Greenplum
6 5 (4.50%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.60%) IBM
7 4 (3.60%) SonicWALL
7 4 (3.60%) Stonesoft
8 3 (2.70%) SAP
8 3 (2.70%) Juniper
8 3 (2.70%) McAfee
8 3 (2.70%) Teradata
9 2 (1.80%) CA
9 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.80%) Symantec
9 2 (1.80%) HP
9 2 (1.80%) Business Objects
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