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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 355 353 322
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -31
Contract jobs citing Data Security 40 34 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.20% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 37
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£500 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £375 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -23.52%
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
16355 17081 15030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.93% 78.21% 76.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11712 11808 10440
Average daily rate £450 £450 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 234 307
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £77.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +16 5 £325 -27.77% 7
Croydon - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Morden - - - -
South Croydon - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 28 (29.17%) Finance
2 24 (25.00%) Information Security
3 20 (20.83%) Data Modelling
4 16 (16.67%) Network Security
5 15 (15.63%) F5
5 15 (15.63%) Firewall
6 13 (13.54%) Degree
6 13 (13.54%) PCI DSS
6 13 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 12 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (11.46%) Cisco
8 11 (11.46%) Oracle
8 11 (11.46%) Security Architecture
9 10 (10.42%) SIEM
9 10 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (10.42%) Management Information System
9 10 (10.42%) Java
9 10 (10.42%) UNIX
9 10 (10.42%) Windows
9 10 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
10 9 (9.38%) .NET
10 9 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (9.38%) Logical Data Model
10 9 (9.38%) Data Governance
11 8 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
11 8 (8.33%) Data Management

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (7.29%) Apache
2 3 (3.13%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) IIS
3 1 (1.04%) FileNet
3 1 (1.04%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.08%) MS Project
3 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) SAP BPC
2 3 (3.13%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.67%) Network Security
2 15 (15.63%) Firewall
3 8 (8.33%) VPN
4 5 (5.21%) SSL
4 5 (5.21%) Internet
4 5 (5.21%) BIG-IP
5 4 (4.17%) Wireless
5 4 (4.17%) LAN
5 4 (4.17%) WAN
6 3 (3.13%) HTTP
6 3 (3.13%) DNS
6 3 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (3.13%) SSH
7 2 (2.08%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (2.08%) TACACS
7 2 (2.08%) VoIP
8 1 (1.04%) SNMP
8 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.04%) IPsec
8 1 (1.04%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (8.33%) SAP BW
2 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.25%) Big Data
3 6 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (5.21%) Star Schema
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.17%) Data Mart
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.17%) DB2
6 3 (3.13%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.08%) SQLPlus
7 2 (2.08%) OLAP
7 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Metasploit
1 2 (2.08%) PowerDesigner
1 2 (2.08%) ERwin
2 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (29.17%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Publishing
2 5 (5.21%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Legal
3 4 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.13%) Marketing
4 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Back Office
6 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Law
6 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (22.92%) Architect
2 19 (19.79%) Analyst
3 16 (16.67%) Consultant
4 11 (11.46%) Developer
4 11 (11.46%) Security Architect
5 9 (9.38%) Security Consultant
6 8 (8.33%) Security Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) Data Architect
8 5 (5.21%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Network Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Information Architect
8 5 (5.21%) Security Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Data Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Lead Security Architect
9 4 (4.17%) Senior Architect
9 4 (4.17%) Information Manager
9 4 (4.17%) Security Specialist
9 4 (4.17%) SAP Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) .NET
2 5 (5.21%) Web Services
3 3 (3.13%) SOAP
3 3 (3.13%) Middleware
3 3 (3.13%) REST
4 2 (2.08%) HTML5
4 2 (2.08%) jQuery
4 2 (2.08%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.08%) CSS
4 2 (2.08%) HTML
5 1 (1.04%) J2EE
5 1 (1.04%) CSS3
5 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.29%) Algorithms
5 6 (6.25%) PKI
6 5 (5.21%) Data Integration
6 5 (5.21%) Open Source
7 4 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (3.13%) NHS
8 3 (3.13%) Freedom of Information Act
8 3 (3.13%) Pharmacovigilance
8 3 (3.13%) Statistics
8 3 (3.13%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (3.13%) Visualisation
8 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
9 2 (2.08%) PACS
9 2 (2.08%) Cryptography
9 2 (2.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.42%) UNIX
1 10 (10.42%) Windows
2 7 (7.29%) Linux
3 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) Information Security
2 20 (20.83%) Data Modelling
3 12 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.46%) Security Architecture
5 10 (10.42%) SIEM
5 10 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (9.38%) Logical Data Model
6 9 (9.38%) Data Governance
7 8 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
7 8 (8.33%) Data Management
7 8 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (8.33%) Identity Management
7 8 (8.33%) ETL
8 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2
8 7 (7.29%) Security Management
8 7 (7.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (7.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.42%) Java
2 8 (8.33%) SQL
3 7 (7.29%) C++
4 3 (3.13%) Python
4 3 (3.13%) Ruby
5 2 (2.08%) R
5 2 (2.08%) C
5 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.08%) ABAP
5 2 (2.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) CISSP
4 3 (3.13%) CISM
5 2 (2.08%) CRISC
5 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.08%) CEH
5 2 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.08%) CCNP
5 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.04%) CCNA
6 1 (1.04%) MCSE
6 1 (1.04%) CISA
6 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.04%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.04%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) PCI DSS
2 12 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.13%) QA
4 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.08%) BS7799
5 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (1.04%) COBIT
5 1 (1.04%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.08%) UAG
1 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.04%) SCCM
2 1 (1.04%) Puppet
2 1 (1.04%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 15 (15.63%) F5
2 11 (11.46%) Cisco
2 11 (11.46%) Oracle
3 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.33%) SAP
5 5 (5.21%) CheckPoint
6 4 (4.17%) Stonesoft
6 4 (4.17%) Tableau
6 4 (4.17%) SonicWALL
7 3 (3.13%) IBM
7 3 (3.13%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.13%) McAfee
7 3 (3.13%) Symantec
7 3 (3.13%) Google
7 3 (3.13%) VMware
8 2 (2.08%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (2.08%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.08%) Informatica
8 2 (2.08%) Juniper
9 1 (1.04%) Siebel
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