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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 238 211 196
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Security 20 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.51% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 19
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -19.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £127 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 - £13.50
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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
7214 6642 5966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.10% 74.15% 71.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4214 3656 3114
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 256 275
Average hourly rate £22.83 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.44% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Security across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 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
Berkshire +15 9 £475 +105.40% 2
Oxfordshire - 3 £450 -
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £450 -
Surrey -20 2 £319 -1.92% 1
Hampshire -2 1 £425 -19.04% 1
Kent -3 1 £525 -
West Sussex - 1 £450 - 2
East Sussex - 1 £300 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (23.53%) CISSP
1 8 (23.53%) Information Security
2 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
4 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (14.71%) Retail
4 5 (14.71%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) IIS
4 5 (14.71%) Coaching
5 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 4 (11.76%) IBM
5 4 (11.76%) Symantec
5 4 (11.76%) Security Management
5 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (8.82%) Metadata Management
6 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
6 3 (8.82%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
6 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
6 3 (8.82%) Intranet
6 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (14.71%) IIS
1 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
1 1 (2.94%) PaaS
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Intranet
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.94%) Softswitch
3 1 (2.94%) ATM
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) VPN
3 1 (2.94%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) VLAN
3 1 (2.94%) MPLS
3 1 (2.94%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Consultant
2 8 (23.53%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Security Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Security Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Knowledge Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Content Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Information Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Information Risk Manager
6 2 (5.88%) IT Security Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) IT Security Officer
6 2 (5.88%) Security Officer
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Risk Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Information Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
1 1 (2.94%) LAMP
1 1 (2.94%) Ajax
1 1 (2.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) Statistics
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Information Security
2 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 5 (14.71%) Coaching
4 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.76%) Security Management
4 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.82%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.82%) Project Management
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) Metadata Management
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.88%) CRM
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) PHP5
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) CISSP
2 2 (5.88%) CISM
3 1 (2.94%) CEH
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) PCI QSA
3 1 (2.94%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.88%) COBIT
3 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) IBM
1 4 (11.76%) Symantec
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Apple
3 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Splunk
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco
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