Period
to 3 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for EnCase skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EnCase over the 6 months to 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Guidance Software EnCase
UK > England
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 638 828 860
Rank change year-on-year +190 +32 -70
Contract jobs citing EnCase 29 13 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.052% 0.015% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.36% 0.098% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 2 5
Median daily rate £563 £463 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.62% -13.95% +45.27%
10th Percentile £363 £429 £441
90th Percentile £594 £486 £755
UK median daily rate £563 £463 £538
% change year-on-year +21.62% -13.95% +45.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

EnCase is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,990 13,253 12,003
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.42% 15.04% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,296 8,905 8,108
Median daily rate £500 £500 £496
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.91% +10.11%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £280
90th Percentile £675 £670 £631
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £483
% change year-on-year - +3.63% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 320 262
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.60 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.15% +6.29% -14.63%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £50.00 £47.80
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -14.63%

EnCase
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing EnCase as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for EnCase in England

EnCase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing EnCase in England.

Daily rate trend for EnCase in England

EnCase
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing EnCase in England over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for EnCase in England

EnCase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing EnCase in England.

Hourly rate trend for EnCase in England

EnCase
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EnCase within the England region over the 6 months to 3 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +149 10 £518 +8.95% 6
South West - 9 £563 -
North of England +71 4 £438 -
North West +35 4 £438 -
South East - 4 £494 -
East of England - 2 - - 1
EnCase
UK

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing EnCase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for EnCase.

1 13 (44.83%) Digital Forensics
2 11 (37.93%) Azure
2 11 (37.93%) Office 365
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Intune
2 11 (37.93%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (37.93%) Information Security
2 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) FTK
2 11 (37.93%) Virtual Team Management
2 11 (37.93%) Virtual Team
3 8 (27.59%) Security Operations
3 8 (27.59%) Malware Analysis
4 7 (24.14%) Python
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco
4 7 (24.14%) CSIRT
4 7 (24.14%) Cellebrite
5 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
5 6 (20.69%) CISSP
5 6 (20.69%) Internet
6 5 (17.24%) Legal
6 5 (17.24%) Unix
6 5 (17.24%) VBA
6 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
6 5 (17.24%) Smartphone
7 4 (13.79%) BitLocker
7 4 (13.79%) CREST Certified
7 4 (13.79%) GIAC
7 4 (13.79%) CISA
7 4 (13.79%) CISM

EnCase
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Azure
1 11 (37.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
3 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MS Access
General
1 5 (17.24%) Legal
2 2 (6.90%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Security Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Forensic Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Security Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) E-Discovery Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) E-Discovery Manager
5 1 (3.45%) E-Discovery Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Forensic Investigator
5 1 (3.45%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Malware Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Project Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) SOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Virtual Team
2 5 (17.24%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Cybercrime
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Digital Forensics
2 11 (37.93%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (37.93%) Information Security
2 11 (37.93%) Virtual Team Management
3 8 (27.59%) Malware Analysis
3 8 (27.59%) Security Operations
4 4 (13.79%) Remediation Plan
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Computer Forensics
6 2 (6.90%) Malware Reverse Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) SIEM
7 1 (3.45%) Decision-Making
7 1 (3.45%) e-Disclosure
7 1 (3.45%) E-Discovery
7 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.45%) Line Management
7 1 (3.45%) Machine Learning
7 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Python
2 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.24%) VBA
3 1 (3.45%) C++
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) CISSP
2 4 (13.79%) CISA
2 4 (13.79%) CISM
2 4 (13.79%) CREST Certified
2 4 (13.79%) GIAC
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) EnCE
4 1 (3.45%) GCFA
4 1 (3.45%) GCFE
4 1 (3.45%) GCIH
4 1 (3.45%) GREM
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) FTK
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (24.14%) CSIRT
3 2 (6.90%) QRadar
4 1 (3.45%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Cellebrite
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Splunk
3 1 (3.45%) Becrypt
3 1 (3.45%) Juniper
3 1 (3.45%) Nuix
3 1 (3.45%) Recommind