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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RSA SecurID
Rank 584 548 566
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +18
Contract jobs citing SecurID 28 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.049% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 21
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£463 £388 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £297 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £393 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £325 £360
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
14177 13712 14466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.48% 26.03% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8477 8426 8407
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 604 795
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.40 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -25.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 28 August 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 22 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 28 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -14 28 £463 +19.35% 5
London +16 23 £481 +24.19% 1
City of London +22 5 £488 +50.00%
South East -8 5 £260 -28.52%
Berkshire +7 3 - -
Reading +13 1 - -
Solihull - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Luton - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Bedford - - - - 2
Leeds - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
North West - - - -
East of England - - - - 2

SecurID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (37.84%) CheckPoint
1 14 (37.84%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) Solaris
2 13 (35.14%) UNIX
2 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (35.14%) HP
3 11 (29.73%) VPN
4 10 (27.03%) Windows
4 10 (27.03%) Juniper
4 10 (27.03%) Finance
4 10 (27.03%) Network Security
5 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (24.32%) Cisco
6 8 (21.62%) IBM
6 8 (21.62%) SLA
6 8 (21.62%) OpenView
6 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
6 8 (21.62%) VMS
6 8 (21.62%) CISSP
6 8 (21.62%) Veritas
6 8 (21.62%) Legato
6 8 (21.62%) Tivoli
6 8 (21.62%) Tivoli NetView
6 8 (21.62%) Netcool
6 8 (21.62%) BMC PATROL
6 8 (21.62%) Control-M
6 8 (21.62%) Remedy
6 8 (21.62%) Wall Street Systems
6 8 (21.62%) Tufin
6 8 (21.62%) VAX

SecurID
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) Firewall
2 11 (29.73%) VPN
3 10 (27.03%) Network Security
4 7 (18.92%) SSL
4 7 (18.92%) LAN
4 7 (18.92%) WAN
5 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
6 5 (13.51%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (13.51%) DMZ
6 5 (13.51%) Wireless
7 4 (10.81%) IPsec
7 4 (10.81%) OSPF
7 4 (10.81%) Internet
7 4 (10.81%) RIP
7 4 (10.81%) Junos
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (8.11%) BIG-IP
9 2 (5.41%) TACACS
9 2 (5.41%) ISDN
9 2 (5.41%) Extranet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Financial Institution
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Network Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Security Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Network Security Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Network Technician
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) IP Network Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Network Design Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Network Team Leader
8 1 (2.70%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) AS400
1 8 (21.62%) VAX
1 8 (21.62%) Hedge funds
2 3 (8.11%) iPad
3 2 (5.41%) PKI
4 1 (2.70%) e-Health
4 1 (2.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) UNIX
1 13 (35.14%) Solaris
2 10 (27.03%) Windows
3 8 (21.62%) VMS
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Workflow
1 7 (18.92%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (13.51%) Validation
2 5 (13.51%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 4 (10.81%) Project Management
3 4 (10.81%) Service Management
4 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.11%) eTOM
4 3 (8.11%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (5.41%) Product Management
5 2 (5.41%) Network Management
5 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.70%) Change Management
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.70%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (21.62%) CISSP
3 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.51%) CCNP
4 5 (13.51%) CISM
5 4 (10.81%) CCSP
6 3 (8.11%) CCIE
6 3 (8.11%) Degree
6 3 (8.11%) CCNA
7 1 (2.70%) CCDP
7 1 (2.70%) ISEB
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.70%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.70%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.70%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.70%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) XenApp
3 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Legato
1 8 (21.62%) Tivoli
1 8 (21.62%) Tivoli NetView
1 8 (21.62%) Netcool
1 8 (21.62%) BMC PATROL
1 8 (21.62%) Control-M
1 8 (21.62%) NetBackup
1 8 (21.62%) Backup Exec
1 8 (21.62%) OpenView
1 8 (21.62%) HP SIM
2 2 (5.41%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (2.70%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) CheckPoint
2 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (35.14%) HP
3 10 (27.03%) Juniper
4 9 (24.32%) Cisco
5 8 (21.62%) IBM
5 8 (21.62%) Remedy
5 8 (21.62%) Veritas
5 8 (21.62%) Fortinet
5 8 (21.62%) Wall Street Systems
5 8 (21.62%) Tufin
6 5 (13.51%) TippingPoint
7 4 (10.81%) Blue Coat
7 4 (10.81%) Citrix
8 3 (8.11%) Websense
8 3 (8.11%) F5
8 3 (8.11%) AlgoSec
9 2 (5.41%) Proofpoint
9 2 (5.41%) VMware
10 1 (2.70%) CA
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