The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SecurID in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SecurID over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RSA SecurID
Rank 595 565 560
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -5
Contract jobs citing SecurID 21 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.038% 0.042%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 12
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£418 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.81% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £205 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £525
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17225 16405 15696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.21% 31.57% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11004 10243 9130
Average daily rate £410 £401 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.37% -0.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 687 682 831
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £20.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -1.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.34 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

SecurID
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SecurID within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

SecurID Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SecurID
Daily Rate Trend

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

SecurID Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SecurID
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SecurID within the UK over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

SecurID Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SecurID
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SecurID Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SecurID
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SecurID within the UK over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
England -23 21 £418 +51.81% 2
South East -25 10 £400 - 1
London +7 9 £435 +58.18%
City of London +17 4 £435 -13.00%
East of England - 2 £270 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £270 - 1
Cobham - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £270 -
Surrey - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
South West - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Wimborne - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Bedford - - - -

SecurID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SecurID 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 SecurID.

1 25 (51.02%) CheckPoint
2 23 (46.94%) Firewall
3 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
4 19 (38.78%) Cisco
5 18 (36.73%) VPN
5 18 (36.73%) Network Security
6 17 (34.69%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
8 15 (30.61%) ITIL
8 15 (30.61%) Windows
8 15 (30.61%) CISSP
8 15 (30.61%) Fortinet
9 14 (28.57%) Tufin
10 13 (26.53%) OSPF
10 13 (26.53%) Finance
10 13 (26.53%) HP
10 13 (26.53%) SSL
10 13 (26.53%) CCNP
11 12 (24.49%) UNIX
11 12 (24.49%) IPsec
11 12 (24.49%) Telecoms
12 11 (22.45%) Internet
12 11 (22.45%) Solaris
12 11 (22.45%) RIP
12 11 (22.45%) F5
13 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
13 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
13 10 (20.41%) LAN
13 10 (20.41%) Citrix
13 10 (20.41%) Wireless

SecurID
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SecurID 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 SecurID. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) Lync
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Project
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.94%) Firewall
2 18 (36.73%) Network Security
2 18 (36.73%) VPN
3 13 (26.53%) SSL
3 13 (26.53%) OSPF
4 12 (24.49%) IPsec
5 11 (22.45%) Internet
5 11 (22.45%) RIP
6 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
6 10 (20.41%) LAN
6 10 (20.41%) Wireless
7 8 (16.33%) WAN
8 7 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (10.20%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (10.20%) BGP
9 5 (10.20%) VoIP
9 5 (10.20%) DMZ
10 4 (8.16%) MPLS
10 4 (8.16%) TACACS
10 4 (8.16%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (4.08%) MSI
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 12 (24.49%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.24%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.12%) Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Law
5 2 (4.08%) Legal
5 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Consultant
2 8 (16.33%) Security Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Network Security Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Security Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Network Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) IP Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Network Technician
7 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Middleware
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 6 (12.24%) AS400
2 6 (12.24%) VAX
3 3 (6.12%) iPad
4 2 (4.08%) e-Health
4 2 (4.08%) PKI
4 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.04%) PMI
5 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Windows
2 12 (24.49%) UNIX
3 11 (22.45%) Solaris
4 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 6 (12.24%) VMS
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.16%) Windows XP
8 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) ITIL
2 9 (18.37%) Risk Assessment
2 9 (18.37%) eTOM
2 9 (18.37%) Demand Forecasting
3 8 (16.33%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (14.29%) Workflow
4 7 (14.29%) Validation
5 5 (10.20%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (10.20%) Project Management
6 4 (8.16%) Service Management
6 4 (8.16%) Migration
7 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.08%) Identity Management
8 2 (4.08%) Information Security
8 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Product Management
8 2 (4.08%) Network Management
9 1 (2.04%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.04%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) VBScript
2 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (30.61%) CISSP
3 13 (26.53%) CCNP
4 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
5 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
5 9 (18.37%) Degree
6 5 (10.20%) CCIE
6 5 (10.20%) CISM
7 4 (8.16%) CCSP
8 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (6.12%) CCNA
9 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (4.08%) MCITP
10 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (2.04%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (2.04%) APMP
10 1 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (2.04%) CCDP
10 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) PCI DSS
2 6 (12.24%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.37%) XenApp
3 4 (8.16%) XenDesktop
4 3 (6.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.08%) vSphere
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.08%) Novell eDirectory
6 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.04%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 6 (12.24%) Backup Exec
2 6 (12.24%) OpenView
2 6 (12.24%) Legato
2 6 (12.24%) Tivoli
2 6 (12.24%) Tivoli NetView
2 6 (12.24%) Netcool
2 6 (12.24%) BMC PATROL
2 6 (12.24%) Control-M
2 6 (12.24%) HP SIM
3 2 (4.08%) SCCM
3 2 (4.08%) SCOM
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (4.08%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (4.08%) EdgeSight
3 2 (4.08%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (2.04%) WSUS
4 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) CheckPoint
2 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
3 19 (38.78%) Cisco
4 15 (30.61%) Fortinet
5 14 (28.57%) Tufin
6 13 (26.53%) HP
7 11 (22.45%) F5
8 10 (20.41%) Citrix
9 9 (18.37%) Juniper
9 9 (18.37%) AlgoSec
10 7 (14.29%) Veritas
11 6 (12.24%) IBM
11 6 (12.24%) Wall Street Systems
11 6 (12.24%) Remedy
12 5 (10.20%) Websense
12 5 (10.20%) VMware
12 5 (10.20%) Blue Coat
12 5 (10.20%) TippingPoint
13 4 (8.16%) CA
14 3 (6.12%) Oracle
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