The table below looks at the statistics for Online Security skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Online Security over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Security
Rank 649 653 637
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs citing Online Security 4 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.017% 0.003%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.021% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £600 £413 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £280 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £546 £559
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44351 47009 44831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.10% 81.05% 77.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29387 30697 28094
Median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1162 1306 1225
Median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Online Security
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Online Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Online Security Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Online Security
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Online Security within the UK.

Online Security Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Online Security
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Online Security within the UK.

Online Security Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Online Security
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Online Security within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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
England +7 4 £600 +35.21% 3
London -7 3 £600 +45.45%
Telford - 1 £550 -
Shropshire - 1 £550 -
West Midlands - 1 £550 -

Online Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Online Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Online Security.

1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) iptables
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) JBoss
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 2 (22.22%) LDAP
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) Big Data
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security

Online Security
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (77.78%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) LDAP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Security Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) iptables
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) Intel Security