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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Security
England / South East
Rank 228 234 252
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Contract jobs citing Data Security 13 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.35% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 6
Median daily rate £525 £500 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £444 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £753 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £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 £13.00 £11.00 -
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -

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
5739 6656 7227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.23% 79.98% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3373 3988 3999
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 286 241
Median hourly rate £38.50 £44.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +11 7 £525 +10.52% 2
West Sussex +9 3 £525 -13.22% 2
Berkshire +14 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £400 -
Data Security
England

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 16 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 13 (32.50%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (30.00%) Degree
4 11 (27.50%) Analytics
5 10 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 10 (25.00%) Information Security
5 10 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (25.00%) Oracle
6 9 (22.50%) Visualisation
6 9 (22.50%) Apache Solr
6 9 (22.50%) Predictive Analytics
6 9 (22.50%) Machine Learning
6 9 (22.50%) Big Data
6 9 (22.50%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (22.50%) SaaS
6 9 (22.50%) PaaS
6 9 (22.50%) Data Visualisation
7 8 (20.00%) Data Governance
7 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (20.00%) Java
7 8 (20.00%) PhD
7 8 (20.00%) Finance
8 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
9 6 (15.00%) SQL
9 6 (15.00%) Migration
9 6 (15.00%) Business Continuity
10 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

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 (22.50%) Apache Solr
1 9 (22.50%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) PaaS
1 9 (22.50%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Network Security
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 9 (22.50%) Big Data
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.00%) Power BI
5 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (5.00%) DB2
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.00%) QlikView
7 1 (2.50%) MySQL
7 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.50%) OLAP
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Architect
2 13 (32.50%) Data Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Hadoop Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Solr Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Data Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Business Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Data Migration Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Migration Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) E-Business Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Lead Security Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Visualisation
2 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.00%) Cyber Defence
4 4 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (10.00%) Reference Data
5 3 (7.50%) PMI
6 2 (5.00%) Reinsurance
6 2 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.50%) e-Learning
7 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) CentOS
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
1 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (7.50%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 13 (32.50%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (27.50%) Analytics
4 10 (25.00%) Information Security
5 9 (22.50%) Data Visualisation
5 9 (22.50%) Machine Learning
5 9 (22.50%) Predictive Analytics
6 8 (20.00%) Data Governance
7 6 (15.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (15.00%) Migration
8 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (12.50%) Data Management
8 5 (12.50%) Data Migration
8 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (12.50%) Security Management
9 4 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
9 4 (10.00%) Master Data Management
9 4 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
9 4 (10.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) Java
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) ABAP
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) PhD
2 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.00%) CISSP
5 1 (2.50%) CISM
5 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) GDPR
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Intel Security
3 4 (10.00%) Splunk
3 4 (10.00%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) Cognos
5 2 (5.00%) Netezza
5 2 (5.00%) Teradata
6 1 (2.50%) Informatica
6 1 (2.50%) Qualys
6 1 (2.50%) Tableau