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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 375 355 369
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Security 64 64 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 38 31
Median daily rate £513 £500 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £336 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £658 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £355
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +30.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.47 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.28%
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
19265 18402 18847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.71% 80.79% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13995 12865 13389
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 264 234
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £23.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.10 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +39 5 £488 -7.14% 1
Harrow - 4 £315 -
Bromley - 2 £475 -
Paddington - 2 £575 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 41 (34.75%) Finance
2 26 (22.03%) Unix
3 25 (21.19%) Information Security
4 24 (20.34%) SQL
5 21 (17.80%) Oracle
5 21 (17.80%) Risk Management
6 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
7 19 (16.10%) Data Modelling
7 19 (16.10%) Microsoft
8 17 (14.41%) Identity Access Management
9 15 (12.71%) Security Cleared
9 15 (12.71%) Linux
9 15 (12.71%) ITIL
10 14 (11.86%) .NET
10 14 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (11.86%) Data Management
10 14 (11.86%) TOGAF
10 14 (11.86%) PCI DSS
11 13 (11.02%) Data Protection
11 13 (11.02%) Data Centre
11 13 (11.02%) Degree
12 12 (10.17%) JSON
12 12 (10.17%) PHP
12 12 (10.17%) Python
13 11 (9.32%) Change Management
13 11 (9.32%) UML
13 11 (9.32%) Windows
13 11 (9.32%) TCP/IP
13 11 (9.32%) Java
13 11 (9.32%) Ruby

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 7 (5.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.39%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.69%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.69%) Confluence
3 2 (1.69%) Node.js
3 2 (1.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) FileNet
4 1 (0.85%) IIS
4 1 (0.85%) SAS
4 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.24%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.85%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.85%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.32%) Firewall
1 11 (9.32%) TCP/IP
2 10 (8.47%) HTTP
3 6 (5.08%) Kerberos
3 6 (5.08%) Network Security
3 6 (5.08%) SSL
4 5 (4.24%) VPN
5 4 (3.39%) SSH
6 3 (2.54%) DHCP
6 3 (2.54%) DLNA
6 3 (2.54%) DNS
6 3 (2.54%) Internet
6 3 (2.54%) LAN
6 3 (2.54%) Multicast
6 3 (2.54%) Unicast
6 3 (2.54%) UPnP
6 3 (2.54%) WAN
7 2 (1.69%) DMZ
7 2 (1.69%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.32%) Oracle Database
3 9 (7.63%) Big Data
4 8 (6.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.24%) DB2
8 4 (3.39%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.54%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.54%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.54%) QlikView
9 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.69%) IDOL
10 2 (1.69%) MySQL
11 1 (0.85%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.24%) Subversion
2 4 (3.39%) JIRA
3 2 (1.69%) Ant
3 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.69%) Gradle
3 2 (1.69%) Hudson
3 2 (1.69%) IntelliJ
3 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.69%) Maven
3 2 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.69%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
General
1 41 (34.75%) Finance
2 11 (9.32%) Banking
3 6 (5.08%) Back Office
3 6 (5.08%) Front Office
4 4 (3.39%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.39%) Legal
4 4 (3.39%) Retail
5 3 (2.54%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.69%) Marketing
6 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (26.27%) Architect
2 21 (17.80%) Analyst
3 15 (12.71%) Data Architect
4 12 (10.17%) Consultant
5 11 (9.32%) DBA
5 11 (9.32%) Security Analyst
6 10 (8.47%) Security Architect
7 9 (7.63%) Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Data Analyst
8 8 (6.78%) SQL DBA
8 8 (6.78%) SQL Server DBA
9 7 (5.93%) IT Analyst
10 6 (5.08%) Administrator
10 6 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) IT Security Analyst
10 6 (5.08%) Security Consultant
11 5 (4.24%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 5 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.24%) SQL Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.86%) .NET
2 12 (10.17%) JSON
3 9 (7.63%) XSD
4 7 (5.93%) Middleware
5 6 (5.08%) Web Services
5 6 (5.08%) XML
6 4 (3.39%) Regular Expression
6 4 (3.39%) REST
6 4 (3.39%) SOAP
7 3 (2.54%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.54%) CSS
7 3 (2.54%) J2EE
8 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.69%) D3.js
8 2 (1.69%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.69%) HTML
8 2 (1.69%) JSF
8 2 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.69%) Spring
8 2 (1.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.78%) PKI
4 7 (5.93%) Algorithms
5 6 (5.08%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.24%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.39%) CESG
7 4 (3.39%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.54%) IPTV
8 3 (2.54%) Replication
9 2 (1.69%) Clustering
9 2 (1.69%) CMDB
9 2 (1.69%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.69%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.69%) IVR
9 2 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.69%) Statistics
9 2 (1.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.03%) Unix
2 15 (12.71%) Linux
3 11 (9.32%) Windows
3 11 (9.32%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.69%) Android
5 2 (1.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.19%) Information Security
2 21 (17.80%) Risk Management
3 19 (16.10%) Data Modelling
4 17 (14.41%) Identity Access Management
5 15 (12.71%) ITIL
6 14 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (11.86%) Data Management
6 14 (11.86%) TOGAF
7 13 (11.02%) Data Protection
8 11 (9.32%) Change Management
8 11 (9.32%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (9.32%) UML
9 10 (8.47%) DevOps
9 10 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (7.63%) Business Continuity
10 9 (7.63%) MODAF
10 9 (7.63%) OWASP
10 9 (7.63%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.63%) Zachman Framework
11 8 (6.78%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.34%) SQL
2 12 (10.17%) PHP
2 12 (10.17%) Python
3 11 (9.32%) Java
3 11 (9.32%) Ruby
4 10 (8.47%) T-SQL
5 9 (7.63%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.93%) C#
7 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.24%) VBScript
8 4 (3.39%) C++
9 3 (2.54%) Perl
10 2 (1.69%) C
10 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.85%) ABAP
11 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (12.71%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.02%) Degree
3 10 (8.47%) CISSP
4 9 (7.63%) CISM
5 7 (5.93%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.39%) CISA
6 4 (3.39%) SANS
6 4 (3.39%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.54%) MCSE
7 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.85%) CCIE
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.85%) IISP
8 1 (0.85%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.85%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.85%) RHCA
8 1 (0.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.86%) PCI DSS
2 10 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (3.39%) QA
4 2 (1.69%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.69%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.69%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.69%) RMADS
5 1 (0.85%) COBIT
5 1 (0.85%) COSO
5 1 (0.85%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.08%) NFS
3 5 (4.24%) Docker
4 4 (3.39%) Samba
4 4 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.69%) DFS Replication
5 2 (1.69%) Firmware
6 1 (0.85%) HDFS
6 1 (0.85%) NDS
6 1 (0.85%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (9.32%) Puppet
2 8 (6.78%) DatAdvantage
2 8 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.08%) Ansible
4 5 (4.24%) Terraform
5 3 (2.54%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (2.54%) Nagios
5 3 (2.54%) SCCM
6 2 (1.69%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.85%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (17.80%) Oracle
2 19 (16.10%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.63%) EMC
4 8 (6.78%) Dell
4 8 (6.78%) Varonis
5 6 (5.08%) F5
6 5 (4.24%) HP
6 5 (4.24%) Splunk
6 5 (4.24%) VMware
7 3 (2.54%) 3PAR
7 3 (2.54%) Cisco
7 3 (2.54%) Tableau
8 2 (1.69%) IBM
8 2 (1.69%) Pega
8 2 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.69%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.69%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.69%) Veeam
9 1 (0.85%) Adobe
9 1 (0.85%) SAP