The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RSA SecurID
Rank 584 548 547
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -1
Contract jobs citing SecurID 4 8 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.017% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.028% 0.065% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 29
Average daily rate £225 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £301
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14301 12230 14881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.38% 25.59% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8825 7369 8656
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 571 628 770
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%

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 17 April 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 25 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -39 4 £225 -30.76% 3
London -39 3 £225 -30.76%
Manchester - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Berkshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
Bedford - - - - 2
Birmingham - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Hounslow - - - -

SecurID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (50.00%) MPLS
1 5 (50.00%) OSPF
1 5 (50.00%) BGP
1 5 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (50.00%) TACACS
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (50.00%) IPsec
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) VoIP
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) RIP
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Juniper
1 5 (50.00%) CA
1 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (50.00%) e-Health
1 5 (50.00%) Network Security
1 5 (50.00%) tcpdump
1 5 (50.00%) HSRP
1 5 (50.00%) CA Spectrum
1 5 (50.00%) Multicast
2 4 (40.00%) Low Latency

SecurID
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) VoIP
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) RIP
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) MPLS
1 5 (50.00%) OSPF
1 5 (50.00%) BGP
1 5 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (50.00%) TACACS
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (50.00%) IPsec
1 5 (50.00%) Network Security
1 5 (50.00%) tcpdump
1 5 (50.00%) HSRP
1 5 (50.00%) Multicast
2 4 (40.00%) DMZ
2 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Voice Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Assistant
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) PC Support
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) e-Health
2 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) VMS
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
1 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (40.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (50.00%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Juniper
1 5 (50.00%) CA
1 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee
3 1 (10.00%) Clearswift
3 1 (10.00%) VMware