Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Data Loss Prevention skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Loss Prevention over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 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.

Data Loss Prevention
England > London
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 560 510 552
Rank change year-on-year -50 +42 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Loss Prevention 65 63 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.16% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 45 28
London median daily rate £500 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.69% -11.36%
10th Percentile £396 £330 £325
90th Percentile £640 £680 £575
England median daily rate £500 £413 £475
% change year-on-year +21.21% -13.16% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £28.27 -
% change year-on-year +50.36% - -

Data Loss Prevention is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 39,766 34,008 37,250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.23% 86.46% 85.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,760 24,408 26,937
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 550 375 402
London median hourly rate £24.75 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.00% +19.05% +8.58%
10th Percentile £13.98 £12.35 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £53.25 £51.65
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +8.70% +8.75%

Data Loss Prevention
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Data Loss Prevention as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Loss Prevention in London

Data Loss Prevention
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Loss Prevention in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Loss Prevention in London

Data Loss Prevention
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Loss Prevention in London over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Loss Prevention in London

Data Loss Prevention
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Loss Prevention within the London region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. 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
Central London -35 13 £625 +66.67% 5
East London - 1 £425 - 1
Data Loss Prevention
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Loss Prevention 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 London region with a requirement for Data Loss Prevention.

1 38 (58.46%) Information Security
2 21 (32.31%) Intrusion Detection
2 21 (32.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (32.31%) SIEM
3 20 (30.77%) CISSP
4 19 (29.23%) Finance
4 19 (29.23%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (27.69%) Vulnerability Management
5 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
5 18 (27.69%) Firewall
6 15 (23.08%) PCI DSS
6 15 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 15 (23.08%) Security Operations
7 14 (21.54%) Symantec
8 13 (20.00%) CISM
8 13 (20.00%) Windows
8 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (15.38%) Incident Management
9 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (13.85%) Network Security
10 9 (13.85%) Security Architecture
10 9 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 9 (13.85%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (13.85%) SharePoint
11 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
11 8 (12.31%) Project Management
11 8 (12.31%) Change Management
11 8 (12.31%) Security Management
11 8 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (12.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Data Loss Prevention
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 9 (13.85%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.62%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.31%) Office 365
3 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.08%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (3.08%) SaaS
5 2 (3.08%) Serverless
6 1 (1.54%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.31%) Intrusion Detection
2 18 (27.69%) Firewall
3 9 (13.85%) Network Security
4 6 (9.23%) IPsec
4 6 (9.23%) MPLS
4 6 (9.23%) NAS
5 5 (7.69%) DNS
5 5 (7.69%) Internet
5 5 (7.69%) SAN
5 5 (7.69%) Skype
5 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.15%) LAN
6 4 (6.15%) SSL
6 4 (6.15%) WAN
7 2 (3.08%) BGP
7 2 (3.08%) EIGRP
7 2 (3.08%) OSPF
7 2 (3.08%) TACACS
7 2 (3.08%) VPN
7 2 (3.08%) Wireless
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Retail
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Analyst
2 9 (13.85%) Architect
2 9 (13.85%) Security Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) Consultant
3 8 (12.31%) Project Manager
4 7 (10.77%) Security Architect
4 7 (10.77%) Security Consultant
4 7 (10.77%) Security Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) Office 365 Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) Security Project Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Operations Team Leader
6 4 (6.15%) Security Specialist
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.62%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Blue Coat Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) Regular Expression
1 4 (6.15%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (10.77%) PKI
4 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.15%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (4.62%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (4.62%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (4.62%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) BYOD
6 1 (1.54%) Cyberattack
6 1 (1.54%) EPoS
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Linux
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.62%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.08%) Unix
6 1 (1.54%) AIX
6 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Information Security
2 21 (32.31%) SIEM
3 19 (29.23%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (27.69%) Vulnerability Management
5 15 (23.08%) Security Operations
5 15 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 10 (15.38%) Incident Management
7 9 (13.85%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (13.85%) Security Architecture
8 8 (12.31%) Change Management
8 8 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (12.31%) Project Management
8 8 (12.31%) Security Management
9 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.23%) Data Protection
9 6 (9.23%) Data Security
9 6 (9.23%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (9.23%) Investment Management
9 6 (9.23%) ITIL
9 6 (9.23%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.08%) C
3 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (30.77%) CISSP
2 13 (20.00%) CISM
3 6 (9.23%) SANS
4 5 (7.69%) CISA
4 5 (7.69%) GIAC
4 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) CCNA
5 1 (1.54%) CEH
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.54%) GCIH
5 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (32.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (23.08%) PCI DSS
3 9 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (10.77%) GDPR
5 3 (4.62%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.54%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) NFS
3 2 (3.08%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.54%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) PowerBroker
2 2 (3.08%) CASB
2 2 (3.08%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.54%) CSIRT
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Symantec
2 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.15%) CyberArk
4 3 (4.62%) BeyondTrust
5 2 (3.08%) Apple
5 2 (3.08%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco
5 2 (3.08%) Forcepoint
5 2 (3.08%) Juniper
5 2 (3.08%) McAfee
5 2 (3.08%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.54%) Capita
6 1 (1.54%) F5
6 1 (1.54%) Intel
6 1 (1.54%) SAP
6 1 (1.54%) Sybase
6 1 (1.54%) TippingPoint
6 1 (1.54%) Trustwave