The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Data Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 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 Security
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 325 379 353
Rank change year-on-year +54 -26  
Contract jobs citing Data Security 83 60 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.31% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 41 37
Median daily rate £510 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.48% +7.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £363 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £495
% change year-on-year -5.55% -9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - -

Data Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16653 19113 17455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.13% 85.16% 82.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11983 13825 12271
Median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 195 244
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.33% +10.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.19 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Data Security as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in London

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in London

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Security in London

Data Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Security in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Security in London

Data Security
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 Security within the London region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 15 £340 -35.23% 5
Canary Wharf - 3 - -
Harrow +12 2 - -
West End of London - 2 £456 - 1
Croydon - 1 - - 1
Data Security
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 36 (26.28%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (23.36%) Information Security
3 31 (22.63%) Linux
4 28 (20.44%) Finance
4 28 (20.44%) Analytics
5 26 (18.98%) Data Modelling
6 23 (16.79%) Python
7 22 (16.06%) Unix
8 20 (14.60%) Degree
8 20 (14.60%) Data Quality
9 19 (13.87%) PCI DSS
9 19 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (13.14%) Project Management
10 18 (13.14%) Data Protection
10 18 (13.14%) Data Governance
11 17 (12.41%) Data Privacy
11 17 (12.41%) Management Information System
12 15 (10.95%) Data Management
12 15 (10.95%) SQL
13 14 (10.22%) SQL Server
13 14 (10.22%) Windows
13 14 (10.22%) Microsoft
13 14 (10.22%) Risk Management
13 14 (10.22%) Migration
13 14 (10.22%) Business Analysis
13 14 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (10.22%) Data Architecture
14 13 (9.49%) Mac OS
14 13 (9.49%) Security Cleared
14 13 (9.49%) Data Warehouse

Data Security
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 12 (8.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.65%) nginx
2 5 (3.65%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.92%) Apache
3 4 (2.92%) SAS
4 3 (2.19%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.19%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.46%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.46%) CMS
5 2 (1.46%) IIS
5 2 (1.46%) Mule
5 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.73%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.73%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.73%) IPython
6 1 (0.73%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.38%) MS Office
3 5 (3.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.38%) GitHub
2 6 (4.38%) Office 365
3 5 (3.65%) SaaS
4 3 (2.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.46%) Heroku
6 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.73%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.73%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.73%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.73%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.73%) IaaS
6 1 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) Firewall
2 5 (3.65%) Network Security
2 5 (3.65%) Skype
3 4 (2.92%) Internet
4 3 (2.19%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (2.19%) FTP
4 3 (2.19%) HTTP
4 3 (2.19%) Wireless
5 2 (1.46%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.46%) IPsec
5 2 (1.46%) LAN
5 2 (1.46%) VLAN
5 2 (1.46%) VPN
6 1 (0.73%) DNS
6 1 (0.73%) PBX
6 1 (0.73%) SAN
6 1 (0.73%) SSL
6 1 (0.73%) VoIP
6 1 (0.73%) WAN
6 1 (0.73%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.49%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (7.30%) Big Data
4 7 (5.11%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.11%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.38%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.92%) MySQL
7 4 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.19%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.19%) Data Lake
8 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.46%) HBase
9 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.46%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.46%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.38%) PowerDesigner
3 4 (2.92%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.19%) JIRA
5 2 (1.46%) Appium
5 2 (1.46%) Calabash
5 2 (1.46%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.46%) JBehave
5 2 (1.46%) Maven
5 2 (1.46%) Selenium
5 2 (1.46%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.46%) TestRail
5 2 (1.46%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.46%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.73%) ERwin
6 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.73%) GoCD
6 1 (0.73%) Subversion
6 1 (0.73%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.73%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (20.44%) Finance
2 11 (8.03%) Banking
3 6 (4.38%) Retail
4 4 (2.92%) Legal
4 4 (2.92%) Marketing
5 3 (2.19%) Back Office
5 3 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.19%) Publishing
6 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.73%) German Language
6 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (18.98%) Analyst
2 23 (16.79%) Architect
3 22 (16.06%) Developer
4 14 (10.22%) Business Analyst
5 12 (8.76%) Project Manager
5 12 (8.76%) Security Analyst
6 11 (8.03%) Data Architect
7 8 (5.84%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.11%) Python Developer
9 5 (3.65%) Consultant
9 5 (3.65%) DBA
9 5 (3.65%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.65%) Digital Developer
9 5 (3.65%) Engineering Specialist
9 5 (3.65%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (3.65%) Lead Architect
9 5 (3.65%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.65%) Security Architect
9 5 (3.65%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.92%) Data Governance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 5 (3.65%) RESTful
1 5 (3.65%) Web Services
2 4 (2.92%) XML
3 3 (2.19%) JSON
3 3 (2.19%) Kafka
3 3 (2.19%) Middleware
3 3 (2.19%) SOAP
4 2 (1.46%) .NET
4 2 (1.46%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (1.46%) REST
4 2 (1.46%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.73%) Backbone.js
5 1 (0.73%) CSS
5 1 (0.73%) EDI
5 1 (0.73%) HTML
5 1 (0.73%) J2EE
5 1 (0.73%) SAML
5 1 (0.73%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.41%) Management Information System
2 14 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.57%) NHS
4 6 (4.38%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.38%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.38%) Social Media
5 5 (3.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.65%) User Experience
6 4 (2.92%) Blog
6 4 (2.92%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.92%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.92%) PKI
7 3 (2.19%) BYOD
7 3 (2.19%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.46%) CESG
8 2 (1.46%) DataPower
8 2 (1.46%) Fintech
8 2 (1.46%) Freedom of Information Act
8 2 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.63%) Linux
2 22 (16.06%) Unix
3 14 (10.22%) Windows
4 13 (9.49%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.92%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.19%) CentOS
6 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.46%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.73%) Solaris
8 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.28%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (23.36%) Information Security
3 28 (20.44%) Analytics
4 26 (18.98%) Data Modelling
5 19 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (13.14%) Data Governance
6 18 (13.14%) Data Protection
6 18 (13.14%) Project Management
7 17 (12.41%) Data Privacy
8 15 (10.95%) Data Management
9 14 (10.22%) Business Analysis
9 14 (10.22%) Data Architecture
9 14 (10.22%) Migration
9 14 (10.22%) Risk Management
10 12 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (8.76%) Information Governance
10 12 (8.76%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (8.76%) Security Management
11 11 (8.03%) Logical Data Model
12 10 (7.30%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.79%) Python
2 15 (10.95%) SQL
3 11 (8.03%) Java
4 10 (7.30%) Perl
5 8 (5.84%) Ruby
6 7 (5.11%) Scala
7 6 (4.38%) C
8 5 (3.65%) Go
8 5 (3.65%) PHP
8 5 (3.65%) R
9 4 (2.92%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.19%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.19%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.46%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.46%) C#
12 1 (0.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (14.60%) Degree
2 13 (9.49%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.30%) CISSP
3 10 (7.30%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.57%) CISM
5 5 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.65%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (2.92%) CISA
6 4 (2.92%) CLAS
6 4 (2.92%) MCSE
6 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.19%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (2.19%) CCSP
7 3 (2.19%) CEH
7 3 (2.19%) CRISC
7 3 (2.19%) ISEB
7 3 (2.19%) MCSA
7 3 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.19%) SANS
8 2 (1.46%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.60%) Data Quality
2 19 (13.87%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.92%) GDPR
4 4 (2.92%) ISO27002
5 3 (2.19%) GxP
5 3 (2.19%) ISO22301
5 3 (2.19%) ISO27005
6 2 (1.46%) FedRAMP
6 2 (1.46%) HIPAA
6 2 (1.46%) QA
6 2 (1.46%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.73%) COBIT
7 1 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (5.84%) Docker
2 5 (3.65%) Corosync
2 5 (3.65%) OpenSSH
2 5 (3.65%) Squid
3 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.19%) Apache Flume
3 3 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.19%) vSphere
4 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) Puppet
2 5 (3.65%) Pacemaker
3 3 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.46%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.73%) Ansible
5 1 (0.73%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.73%) Control-M
5 1 (0.73%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (10.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.76%) Oracle
3 8 (5.84%) IBM
4 7 (5.11%) VMware
5 5 (3.65%) IBM Sterling
6 4 (2.92%) Cisco
7 3 (2.19%) HP
7 3 (2.19%) Varonis
8 2 (1.46%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.46%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.46%) Google
8 2 (1.46%) LogRhythm
8 2 (1.46%) Rapid7
8 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.46%) Splunk
8 2 (1.46%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.73%) Netezza
9 1 (0.73%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.73%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.73%) Talend
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