The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 1 October 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 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 234 233 224
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Security 27 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.40% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.50% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 8
Median daily rate £600 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £280 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £558 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £535 £490 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.18% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.73 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.50% -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6689 7861 7146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.40% 79.64% 76.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4129 4807 3976
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 270 281
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.09 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.10% +68.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Data Security
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Security across the South East region.

Data Security Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Data Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Security across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Data Security Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Data Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Security across the South East region.

Data Security Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Data Security
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Berkshire +11 11 £750 +60.42% 5
West Sussex +3 5 £425 -10.52%
Buckinghamshire +11 4 £613 +104.16% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £475 - 2
Hampshire +3 2 £625 +71.23% 2
Kent - 1 £425 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 14 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 11 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (26.19%) Java
2 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Analytics
3 10 (23.81%) Hadoop
3 10 (23.81%) Big Data
3 10 (23.81%) Degree
3 10 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (21.43%) Predictive Analytics
4 9 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
4 9 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (21.43%) Visualisation
4 9 (21.43%) Apache Solr
4 9 (21.43%) SaaS
4 9 (21.43%) PaaS
4 9 (21.43%) Machine Learning
5 8 (19.05%) Data Governance
5 8 (19.05%) Mathematics
5 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
5 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.05%) PhD
5 8 (19.05%) Project Management
6 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 7 (16.67%) Linux
7 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (11.90%) SQL
8 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
8 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (21.43%) Apache Solr
1 9 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.38%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) Jetty
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) PaaS
1 9 (21.43%) SaaS
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Yammer
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) BIG-IP
2 2 (4.76%) Network Security
2 2 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.38%) CTI
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Big Data
1 10 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (23.81%) Hadoop
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.76%) Power BI
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Architect
2 13 (30.95%) Data Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Hadoop Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Java Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Solr Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Business Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Compliance Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Compliance Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Data Modeller
7 2 (4.76%) Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Product Manager
7 2 (4.76%) IT Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Product Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Visualisation
2 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 8 (19.05%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.14%) PMI
5 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.38%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.38%) IVR
6 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.76%) CentOS
3 2 (4.76%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 11 (26.19%) Analytics
2 11 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
3 9 (21.43%) Machine Learning
3 9 (21.43%) Predictive Analytics
4 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.05%) Data Governance
4 8 (19.05%) Project Management
5 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity
7 4 (9.52%) Scrum
7 4 (9.52%) SDLC
7 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Coaching
8 3 (7.14%) Information Security
8 3 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) Java
2 5 (11.90%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) Perl
4 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (2.38%) ABAP
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) PhD
3 3 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.38%) CISSP
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
3 2 (4.76%) SLA
4 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) ISA Server
1 2 (4.76%) XenApp
2 1 (2.38%) Dovecot
2 1 (2.38%) OpenSSH
2 1 (2.38%) Postfix
2 1 (2.38%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) MOM
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) Icinga
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco
2 3 (7.14%) SAP
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) Apple
3 2 (4.76%) Citrix
3 2 (4.76%) Dell
3 2 (4.76%) F5
3 2 (4.76%) HP
3 2 (4.76%) Meraki
4 1 (2.38%) Pega
4 1 (2.38%) Tableau
4 1 (2.38%) TIBCO