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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 219 224 243
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Contract jobs citing Data Security 23 45 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.48% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.60% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 9
Median daily rate £525 £468 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.29% +24.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £324 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £604 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.00 -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6198 7544 7563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.10% 79.73% 76.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3669 4446 4233
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 317 288
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.09 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +68.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Hampshire +15 10 £525 +0.96% 1
Berkshire -1 5 £750 +63.04% 3
West Sussex +9 3 £438 -27.68%
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £625 +127.27%
Kent - 1 £425 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 (31.11%) Data Modelling
2 12 (26.67%) Information Security
3 11 (24.44%) Degree
3 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (24.44%) Analytics
4 10 (22.22%) Hadoop
4 10 (22.22%) Big Data
4 10 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (20.00%) Java
5 9 (20.00%) Oracle
5 9 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 9 (20.00%) Apache Solr
5 9 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 9 (20.00%) SaaS
5 9 (20.00%) PaaS
5 9 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
5 9 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (20.00%) Machine Learning
6 8 (17.78%) Data Governance
6 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
6 8 (17.78%) PCI DSS
6 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
6 8 (17.78%) Mathematics
6 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
6 8 (17.78%) PhD
6 8 (17.78%) Project Management
7 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
7 7 (15.56%) SQL
8 6 (13.33%) Finance
8 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 (20.00%) Apache Solr
1 9 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) PaaS
1 9 (20.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Network Security
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.44%) Firewall
4 1 (2.22%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) Big Data
1 10 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.44%) Power BI
5 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Legal
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Architect
2 13 (28.89%) Data Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Hadoop Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Java Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Solr Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Data Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Business Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Compliance Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Data Migration Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Migration Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Compliance Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Product Manager
7 2 (4.44%) E-Business Manager
7 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.78%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (8.89%) Reference Data
5 3 (6.67%) PMI
6 2 (4.44%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (2.22%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.22%) e-Learning
7 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) CentOS
2 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Unix
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Data Modelling
2 12 (26.67%) Information Security
3 11 (24.44%) Analytics
3 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
4 9 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 9 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 8 (17.78%) Data Governance
5 8 (17.78%) Project Management
6 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
7 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 5 (11.11%) Migration
8 5 (11.11%) Security Management
9 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity
9 4 (8.89%) Integration Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Security Architecture
10 3 (6.67%) Coaching
10 3 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) Java
2 7 (15.56%) SQL
3 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.44%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) ABAP
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) PhD
2 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.44%) CISSP
4 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CISM
5 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) PCI DSS
2 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) VMware
3 4 (8.89%) Intel Security
3 4 (8.89%) Splunk
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) Informatica
5 1 (2.22%) Qualys
5 1 (2.22%) Tableau