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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 352 366 366
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Contract jobs citing Data Security 59 39 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 15
Average daily rate £475 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £248 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £470 £345
% change year-on-year
-5.58% +36.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - £13.00
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
17610 16725 17372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.27% 80.29% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12571 11968 11925
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 195 238
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £23.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +48 16 £463 +6.32% 5
Canary Wharf - 1 £363 -
Paddington - 1 £575 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 49 (40.83%) Finance
2 32 (26.67%) Windows
3 31 (25.83%) Linux
4 29 (24.17%) SQL
5 27 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (21.67%) SQL Server
7 24 (20.00%) Information Security
8 22 (18.33%) Oracle
8 22 (18.33%) Java
8 22 (18.33%) Analytics
9 21 (17.50%) Data Quality
9 21 (17.50%) PHP
9 21 (17.50%) Unix
9 21 (17.50%) ETL
10 19 (15.83%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (14.17%) ITIL
11 17 (14.17%) Risk Management
11 17 (14.17%) Ruby
11 17 (14.17%) Data Structures
11 17 (14.17%) Tableau
12 16 (13.33%) Degree
12 16 (13.33%) Big Data
12 16 (13.33%) Data Analytics
13 15 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 15 (12.50%) Apache Avro
13 15 (12.50%) Alteryx
13 15 (12.50%) Oracle Database
13 15 (12.50%) Cloudera
13 15 (12.50%) Security Cleared

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (5.83%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.33%) Drupal
4 3 (2.50%) Apache
5 2 (1.67%) IIS
5 2 (1.67%) Node.js
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.83%) CMS
6 1 (0.83%) Confluence
6 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.83%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.67%) Firewall
3 7 (5.83%) HTTP
3 7 (5.83%) Kerberos
4 6 (5.00%) Network Security
4 6 (5.00%) SSL
5 5 (4.17%) DNS
6 4 (3.33%) DHCP
6 4 (3.33%) Internet
6 4 (3.33%) SAN
7 3 (2.50%) SSH
7 3 (2.50%) VPN
8 2 (1.67%) DMZ
8 2 (1.67%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.67%) LAN
8 2 (1.67%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (1.67%) WAN
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.83%) DLNA
9 1 (0.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.83%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (13.33%) Big Data
4 15 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 15 (12.50%) Pentaho
5 10 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.33%) Hadoop
9 4 (3.33%) MySQL
9 4 (3.33%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.50%) DB2
11 2 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.67%) QlikView
11 2 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.50%) JIRA
1 3 (2.50%) Subversion
2 2 (1.67%) Ant
2 2 (1.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.67%) Gradle
2 2 (1.67%) Hudson
2 2 (1.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.67%) Maven
2 2 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.83%) PowerDesigner
General
1 49 (40.83%) Finance
2 12 (10.00%) Banking
3 4 (3.33%) Back Office
3 4 (3.33%) Front Office
3 4 (3.33%) Legal
3 4 (3.33%) Retail
4 3 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Law
6 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.83%) Publishing
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (22.50%) Analyst
2 20 (16.67%) Consultant
3 16 (13.33%) Architect
3 16 (13.33%) DBA
4 15 (12.50%) Developer
4 15 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 12 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 12 (10.00%) SQL DBA
6 10 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
7 9 (7.50%) Data Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) Administrator
8 8 (6.67%) IT Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
9 7 (5.83%) Business Consultant
9 7 (5.83%) Data Architect
9 7 (5.83%) Security Specialist
9 7 (5.83%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.00%) Database Developer
11 5 (4.17%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.50%) Apache Avro
2 10 (8.33%) .NET
3 8 (6.67%) JSON
4 6 (5.00%) HTML
4 6 (5.00%) Web Services
5 5 (4.17%) CSS
5 5 (4.17%) XSD
6 3 (2.50%) J2EE
6 3 (2.50%) Middleware
6 3 (2.50%) REST
6 3 (2.50%) SOAP
7 2 (1.67%) D3.js
7 2 (1.67%) JPA
7 2 (1.67%) jQuery
7 2 (1.67%) RESTful
7 2 (1.67%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (1.67%) Spring MVC
7 2 (1.67%) Struts
7 2 (1.67%) Struts2
7 2 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.17%) Data Structures
3 12 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
4 10 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 9 (7.50%) Data Centre
5 9 (7.50%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (5.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.17%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.33%) PKI
9 2 (1.67%) Clustering
9 2 (1.67%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.67%) Informatics
9 2 (1.67%) Replication
9 2 (1.67%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.83%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.83%) EMV
10 1 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.83%) IVR
10 1 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.67%) Windows
2 31 (25.83%) Linux
3 21 (17.50%) Unix
4 13 (10.83%) Windows Server
5 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.00%) Android
7 3 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.67%) AIX
8 2 (1.67%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.67%) Solaris
9 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (20.00%) Information Security
3 22 (18.33%) Analytics
4 21 (17.50%) ETL
5 17 (14.17%) ITIL
5 17 (14.17%) Risk Management
6 16 (13.33%) Data Analytics
7 14 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (11.67%) Data Modelling
7 14 (11.67%) Data Protection
8 13 (10.83%) Identity Access Management
9 12 (10.00%) Information Assurance
9 12 (10.00%) Time Management
10 11 (9.17%) Change Management
10 11 (9.17%) Regression Testing
11 9 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (6.67%) Business Continuity
12 8 (6.67%) Data Management
12 8 (6.67%) Process Improvement
13 7 (5.83%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.17%) SQL
2 22 (18.33%) Java
3 21 (17.50%) PHP
4 17 (14.17%) Ruby
5 15 (12.50%) R
6 13 (10.83%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.83%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.00%) C#
8 6 (5.00%) VBScript
9 5 (4.17%) C++
9 5 (4.17%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.33%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.50%) C
12 2 (1.67%) Perl
12 2 (1.67%) Python
13 1 (0.83%) ABAP
13 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.83%) VB
13 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) Degree
2 15 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.00%) CISSP
4 5 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.50%) MCSE
5 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.67%) CISM
6 2 (1.67%) IISP
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.67%) PCI QSA
6 2 (1.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.67%) RHCA
6 2 (1.67%) RHCE
7 1 (0.83%) CISA
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.50%) Data Quality
2 13 (10.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (10.83%) QA
3 11 (9.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 9 (7.50%) RMADS
5 5 (4.17%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.67%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.83%) COBIT
7 1 (0.83%) COSO
7 1 (0.83%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.83%) PMBOK
System Software
1 9 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.33%) NFS
3 4 (3.33%) Samba
4 3 (2.50%) DFS Replication
5 2 (1.67%) Firmware
6 1 (0.83%) HDFS
6 1 (0.83%) SRDF
6 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (7.50%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (18.33%) Oracle
2 17 (14.17%) Tableau
3 15 (12.50%) Alteryx
3 15 (12.50%) Cloudera
3 15 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 11 (9.17%) EMC
4 11 (9.17%) Informatica
5 10 (8.33%) Dell
6 9 (7.50%) Varonis
7 6 (5.00%) VMware
8 5 (4.17%) Cisco
8 5 (4.17%) Google
9 4 (3.33%) HP
10 3 (2.50%) 3PAR
10 3 (2.50%) F5
10 3 (2.50%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.50%) Veeam
11 2 (1.67%) Greenplum
11 2 (1.67%) IBM
11 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
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Graham Matthews
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