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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 254 207 213
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Security 12 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.44% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 10
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£450 £88 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+414.28% -76.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £88 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £375 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £340 £369
% change year-on-year
+39.70% -7.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -52.56%
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
7569 6760 5782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.27% 72.45% 71.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4223 3698 2938
Average daily rate £395 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 273 290
Average hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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
Buckinghamshire - 4 £450 - 2
Kent - 3 £430 -
Berkshire -7 2 £406 +8.33% 1
Surrey +2 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire -18 1 £550 +528.57%
Hampshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 3
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (42.31%) Data Protection
3 10 (38.46%) PCI DSS
4 9 (34.62%) Risk Analysis
4 9 (34.62%) COBIT
4 9 (34.62%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (34.62%) Information Security
4 9 (34.62%) ITIL
4 9 (34.62%) Security Architecture
5 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 5 (19.23%) Retail
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
8 2 (7.69%) Security Management
8 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
8 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (7.69%) Windows
8 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
8 2 (7.69%) SQL
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle
8 2 (7.69%) MS Office
8 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
8 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
8 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
9 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
9 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
9 1 (3.85%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) MPLS
1 1 (3.85%) BGP
1 1 (3.85%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (19.23%) Retail
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Security Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Security Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Information Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) IVR
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
1 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (42.31%) Data Protection
3 9 (34.62%) Security Architecture
3 9 (34.62%) Risk Analysis
3 9 (34.62%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (34.62%) Information Security
3 9 (34.62%) ITIL
4 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Security Management
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Data Governance
6 1 (3.85%) Data Privacy
6 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CISSP
1 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) PCI DSS
2 9 (34.62%) COBIT
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Novell
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