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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 351 364 372
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Security 60 42 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 23
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£450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £327 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £609 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 - £13.50
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
18011 18102 18653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.78% 79.00% 78.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12843 12763 12895
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 229 282
Average hourly rate £22.18 £20.00 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -28.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £13.30 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.30 £50.00 £56.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +2 12 £450 -10.00% 9
Canary Wharf -9 2 £470 -
Twickenham - 1 £375 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 36 (30.00%) SQL
2 35 (29.17%) Finance
3 30 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 27 (22.50%) Data Modelling
5 24 (20.00%) Internet
5 24 (20.00%) Oracle
6 23 (19.17%) Linux
7 22 (18.33%) Windows
8 20 (16.67%) Degree
9 19 (15.83%) Banking
9 19 (15.83%) UNIX
10 18 (15.00%) ITIL
10 18 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (13.33%) Open Source
12 16 (13.33%) Java
12 16 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (13.33%) Microsoft
13 15 (12.50%) NoSQL
13 15 (12.50%) Analytics
14 14 (11.67%) Data Mining
14 14 (11.67%) Information Security
14 14 (11.67%) Data Management
15 13 (10.83%) CISSP
15 13 (10.83%) Big Data
15 13 (10.83%) Data Protection
16 12 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
16 12 (10.00%) Project Management
16 12 (10.00%) DNS
16 12 (10.00%) Data Analysis

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 5 (4.17%) IIS
1 5 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 5 (4.17%) SAS
2 4 (3.33%) Node.js
2 4 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.50%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.67%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.83%) WordPress
5 1 (0.83%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
4 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) Google Analytics
2 5 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.83%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.00%) Internet
2 12 (10.00%) DNS
3 10 (8.33%) VPN
4 9 (7.50%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.67%) Firewall
6 7 (5.83%) Network Security
7 6 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (4.17%) IPsec
9 4 (3.33%) Wireless
9 4 (3.33%) DHCP
9 4 (3.33%) DSL
10 3 (2.50%) DDNS
10 3 (2.50%) LDAP
10 3 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.67%) SAN
12 1 (0.83%) EIGRP
12 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.83%) SSL
12 1 (0.83%) MPLS
12 1 (0.83%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 14 (11.67%) Data Mining
5 13 (10.83%) Big Data
6 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.83%) Hadoop
8 6 (5.00%) RDBMS
8 6 (5.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (4.17%) MySQL
9 5 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (3.33%) Data Mart
11 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.67%) Oracle Discoverer
12 2 (1.67%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.67%) SAP HANA
12 2 (1.67%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.83%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (5.83%) ERwin
2 5 (4.17%) PowerDesigner
3 4 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.83%) JIRA
5 1 (0.83%) Selenium
General
1 35 (29.17%) Finance
2 19 (15.83%) Banking
3 10 (8.33%) Publishing
4 8 (6.67%) Retail
5 7 (5.83%) Investment Banking
5 7 (5.83%) Legal
6 6 (5.00%) Marketing
7 4 (3.33%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.67%) Law
9 1 (0.83%) Front Office
9 1 (0.83%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (37.50%) Analyst
2 27 (22.50%) Business Analyst
3 15 (12.50%) Architect
4 14 (11.67%) Security Analyst
5 11 (9.17%) Technical Analyst
6 10 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.67%) Developer
7 8 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (6.67%) DBA
8 7 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.83%) Technical Business Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) Security Manager
9 6 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
9 6 (5.00%) Senior Manager
10 5 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) Consultant
10 5 (4.17%) Data Architect
10 5 (4.17%) Performance Analyst
11 4 (3.33%) IT Security Manager
11 4 (3.33%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.33%) Web Services
2 6 (5.00%) .NET
3 5 (4.17%) HTML
4 3 (2.50%) CSS
4 3 (2.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.50%) RESTful
5 2 (1.67%) WCF
5 2 (1.67%) HTML5
5 2 (1.67%) REST
5 2 (1.67%) SOAP
6 1 (0.83%) Middleware
6 1 (0.83%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.83%) JSP
6 1 (0.83%) Servlets
6 1 (0.83%) J2EE
6 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.83%) WebSockets
6 1 (0.83%) OAuth2
6 1 (0.83%) OAuth
6 1 (0.83%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 9 (7.50%) Data Integration
3 9 (7.50%) Statistics
4 8 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (5.00%) PKI
6 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.33%) Ontologies
6 4 (3.33%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.50%) Social Media
7 3 (2.50%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.67%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (1.67%) User Experience
8 2 (1.67%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.67%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.83%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.83%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.17%) Linux
2 22 (18.33%) Windows
3 19 (15.83%) UNIX
4 11 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.33%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.50%) Solaris
8 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.50%) Data Modelling
2 18 (15.00%) ITIL
2 18 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.33%) Open Source
4 15 (12.50%) Analytics
5 14 (11.67%) Data Management
5 14 (11.67%) Information Security
6 13 (10.83%) Data Protection
7 12 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (10.00%) Security Management
7 12 (10.00%) Project Management
7 12 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 11 (9.17%) ETL
9 10 (8.33%) Identity Management
10 9 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (7.50%) Change Management
10 9 (7.50%) Regression Testing
10 9 (7.50%) Data Governance
11 8 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.00%) SQL
2 16 (13.33%) Java
3 9 (7.50%) Python
3 9 (7.50%) Ruby
3 9 (7.50%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.67%) R
5 7 (5.83%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.83%) C
6 6 (5.00%) VBScript
6 6 (5.00%) VB
7 5 (4.17%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.50%) Perl
8 3 (2.50%) C#
8 3 (2.50%) C++
8 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.67%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.67%) Clojure
10 1 (0.83%) SOQL
10 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (16.67%) Degree
2 13 (10.83%) CISSP
3 9 (7.50%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.83%) CISA
4 7 (5.83%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.17%) CCSA
5 5 (4.17%) CCSE
6 4 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.50%) CISM
7 3 (2.50%) CCNA
8 2 (1.67%) CEH
8 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.67%) HND
8 2 (1.67%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.83%) CCNP
9 1 (0.83%) RHCE
9 1 (0.83%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.83%) RHCA
9 1 (0.83%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.83%) PCI DSS
3 6 (5.00%) QA
4 3 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.50%) Basel II
4 3 (2.50%) Solvency II
4 3 (2.50%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.83%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.83%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.83%) Basel III
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Snort
1 5 (4.17%) Squid
2 3 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.83%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) DatAdvantage
2 4 (3.33%) Nagios
2 4 (3.33%) ZABBIX
2 4 (3.33%) Cacti
2 4 (3.33%) Puppet
2 4 (3.33%) SmokePing
3 2 (1.67%) Graphite
4 1 (0.83%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (20.00%) Oracle
2 16 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.50%) Tableau
4 7 (5.83%) Varonis
4 7 (5.83%) Google
4 7 (5.83%) SAP
5 6 (5.00%) Cisco
5 6 (5.00%) Business Objects
6 5 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.17%) IBM
6 5 (4.17%) Greenplum
7 4 (3.33%) Symantec
7 4 (3.33%) Websense
7 4 (3.33%) F5
7 4 (3.33%) Nokia
7 4 (3.33%) EMC
8 3 (2.50%) Dell
8 3 (2.50%) Cognos
8 3 (2.50%) Sybase
8 3 (2.50%) Informatica
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