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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 235 255 220
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -35
Contract jobs citing Data Security 36 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.17% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.22% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 16
Median daily rate £475 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £363 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £475 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £18.47 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-26.90% -2.78%
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
7460 7423 6763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.15% 78.61% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4580 4229 3764
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 260 276
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +13 20 £486 +14.41% 1
Surrey - 5 £588 - 2
Berkshire -12 3 £363 -19.44% 3
East Sussex +8 2 £443 +47.50% 2
Kent -13 2 £450 -14.28% 2
West Sussex - 2 £475 - 1
Buckinghamshire +8 1 - - 1
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Firewall
3 10 (16.13%) Network Security
4 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (14.52%) DevOps
4 9 (14.52%) HTTP
5 8 (12.90%) HTTPS
5 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.90%) DMZ
5 8 (12.90%) Reverse Proxy
5 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
6 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.29%) Data Analysis
6 7 (11.29%) Data Governance
6 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
7 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling
7 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.68%) Data Management
7 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (8.06%) Data Structures
8 5 (8.06%) Data Quality
8 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.06%) ATM
8 5 (8.06%) Windows
8 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
9 4 (6.45%) MS Office
9 4 (6.45%) Oracle
9 4 (6.45%) ITIL
9 4 (6.45%) ETL
9 4 (6.45%) Middleware

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 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.61%) CloudStack
3 1 (1.61%) Confluence
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) Jetty
3 1 (1.61%) nginx
3 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Yammer
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Firewall
2 10 (16.13%) Network Security
3 9 (14.52%) HTTP
4 8 (12.90%) DMZ
4 8 (12.90%) HTTPS
4 8 (12.90%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (8.06%) ATM
6 2 (3.23%) BIG-IP
6 2 (3.23%) DNS
6 2 (3.23%) SSL
6 2 (3.23%) VoIP
7 1 (1.61%) S/MIME
7 1 (1.61%) SSH
7 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Biml
2 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) DB2
3 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) OLAP
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.61%) JIRA
1 1 (1.61%) Toad
General
1 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Publishing
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Analyst
2 16 (25.81%) Business Analyst
3 14 (22.58%) Architect
4 12 (19.35%) Consultant
5 8 (12.90%) Data Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Project Manager
7 5 (8.06%) Cloud Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Data Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Security Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) AWS Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Azure Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Business Information Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Information Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Network Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Network Security Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Security Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Cloud Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) Middleware
2 3 (4.84%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) XML
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.61%) REST
3 1 (1.61%) SOAP
3 1 (1.61%) Web Services
3 1 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Data Structures
3 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.45%) Data Integration
3 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.45%) Statistics
4 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.23%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.61%) CMDB
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.61%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) IVR
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.23%) Mac OS
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.61%) CentOS
4 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.52%) DevOps
2 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis
2 7 (11.29%) Data Analysis
2 7 (11.29%) Data Governance
3 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (9.68%) Data Management
3 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling
4 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.45%) ETL
5 4 (6.45%) Information Management
5 4 (6.45%) Information Security
5 4 (6.45%) ITIL
5 4 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.84%) Migration
6 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.84%) Quality Management
6 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.84%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.84%) Java
2 3 (4.84%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) C#
3 1 (1.61%) C++
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) CISSP
3 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.23%) SLA
4 1 (1.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.61%) QA
4 1 (1.61%) RMADS
4 1 (1.61%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.23%) ISA Server
1 2 (3.23%) XenApp
2 1 (1.61%) Dovecot
2 1 (1.61%) OpenSSH
2 1 (1.61%) Postfix
2 1 (1.61%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) MOM
2 1 (1.61%) Ansible
2 1 (1.61%) Icinga
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) F5
3 3 (4.84%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) Apple
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco
4 2 (3.23%) Citrix
4 2 (3.23%) Dell
4 2 (3.23%) HP
4 2 (3.23%) Meraki
4 2 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) Pega
5 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.61%) TIBCO