Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 562 522 543
Rank change year-on-year -40 +21 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Loss Prevention 55 71 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 42 34
London median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £325 £363 £404
90th Percentile £690 £674 £568
England median daily rate £475 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £25.00

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 40,665 35,218 37,524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.65% 85.84% 85.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,695 25,325 26,869
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £644
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 467 419 459
London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £19.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.53% +5.66%
10th Percentile £13.65 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.60 £52.75 £50.20
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 11 £494 -1.25% 6
North London - 2 - - 1
Data Loss Prevention
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 42 (76.36%) Information Security
2 28 (50.91%) SIEM
3 23 (41.82%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (40.00%) Finance
5 20 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
6 19 (34.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (32.73%) Penetration Testing
8 17 (30.91%) Intrusion Detection
8 17 (30.91%) CISSP
9 16 (29.09%) PCI DSS
10 15 (27.27%) Security Architecture
10 15 (27.27%) CISM
11 14 (25.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 14 (25.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 13 (23.64%) Mobile Device Management
12 13 (23.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 13 (23.64%) Security Management
12 13 (23.64%) Investment Management
13 11 (20.00%) Firewall
13 11 (20.00%) ITIL
14 10 (18.18%) SAN
14 10 (18.18%) Change Management
14 10 (18.18%) NAS
15 9 (16.36%) Windows
15 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
17 7 (12.73%) Project Management
17 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
17 7 (12.73%) Data Protection

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 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Office 365
2 6 (10.91%) SaaS
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (7.27%) OneDrive
5 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (5.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.82%) IaaS
6 1 (1.82%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.91%) Intrusion Detection
2 11 (20.00%) Firewall
3 10 (18.18%) NAS
3 10 (18.18%) SAN
4 5 (9.09%) Skype
5 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.45%) Internet
6 3 (5.45%) Network Security
7 2 (3.64%) IPsec
7 2 (3.64%) LAN
7 2 (3.64%) MPLS
7 2 (3.64%) SSL
7 2 (3.64%) tcpdump
7 2 (3.64%) WAN
7 2 (3.64%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.82%) DMARC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Retail
3 5 (9.09%) Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Analyst
1 11 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 10 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 9 (16.36%) Security Manager
4 8 (14.55%) Consultant
4 8 (14.55%) Security Project Manager
5 6 (10.91%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Data Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Information Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Information Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Office 365 Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Security Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Regular Expression
1 1 (1.82%) REST
1 1 (1.82%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.27%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (7.27%) EPoS
5 2 (3.64%) Fintech
6 1 (1.82%) CESG
6 1 (1.82%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.82%) Cyberattack
6 1 (1.82%) PKI
6 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Linux
3 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.27%) Mac OS X
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.45%) Unix
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (76.36%) Information Security
2 28 (50.91%) SIEM
3 23 (41.82%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
5 18 (32.73%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (27.27%) Security Architecture
7 14 (25.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 13 (23.64%) Investment Management
8 13 (23.64%) Mobile Device Management
8 13 (23.64%) Security Management
9 11 (20.00%) ITIL
10 10 (18.18%) Change Management
11 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (12.73%) Data Protection
12 7 (12.73%) Project Management
13 6 (10.91%) Identity Access Management
14 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
14 5 (9.09%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) C
1 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) CISSP
2 15 (27.27%) CISM
3 2 (3.64%) CISA
3 2 (3.64%) MCSE
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) CCIE
4 1 (1.82%) CCNA
4 1 (1.82%) CEH
4 1 (1.82%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.82%) CLAS
4 1 (1.82%) CRISC
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) GCIA
4 1 (1.82%) GCIH
4 1 (1.82%) ISEB
4 1 (1.82%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (34.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (29.09%) PCI DSS
3 14 (25.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 5 (9.09%) GDPR
5 2 (3.64%) PMO
6 1 (1.82%) COBIT
6 1 (1.82%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (1.82%) NIST 800
6 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.64%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Symantec
3 4 (7.27%) Apple
3 4 (7.27%) SAP
4 3 (5.45%) McAfee
4 3 (5.45%) Splunk
5 2 (3.64%) CyberArk
5 2 (3.64%) EMC
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle
5 2 (3.64%) Webroot
6 1 (1.82%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.82%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.82%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) Intel
6 1 (1.82%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.82%) Qualys
6 1 (1.82%) Varonis
6 1 (1.82%) WorldPay