Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Disk Encryption skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Disk Encryption over the 6 months to 6 July 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.

Disk Encryption
UK
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 573 828 856
Rank change year-on-year +255 +28 -2
Contract jobs citing Disk Encryption 6 23 51
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.025% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.017% 0.028% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 26
Median daily rate £575 £450 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.78% +14.65% -5.42%
10th Percentile £563 £300 £241
90th Percentile £588 £750 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £325 £378
% change year-on-year +76.92% -13.91% +39.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £20.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.75

Disk Encryption 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 35,598 81,581 90,796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.83% 87.09% 86.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,377 53,723 59,851
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £423
% change year-on-year +2.86% +3.55% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,240 2,292 2,461
Median hourly rate £32.37 £24.83 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.35% +15.50% -14.00%
10th Percentile £12.83 £11.85 £11.17
90th Percentile £54.08 £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate £24.71 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.96% +20.00% -20.00%

Disk Encryption
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Disk Encryption as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Disk Encryption in the UK

Disk Encryption
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Disk Encryption.

Daily rate trend for Disk Encryption in the UK

Disk Encryption
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Disk Encryption.

Hourly rate trend for Disk Encryption in the UK

Disk Encryption
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disk Encryption within the UK over the 6 months to 6 July 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
UK excluding London +222 5 £575 +76.92%
England +247 3 - -
Scotland - 3 £575 -
North of England +99 2 - -
Yorkshire +86 2 - -
London +193 1 - -

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Disk Encryption 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 with a requirement for Disk Encryption.

1 6 (100.00%) McAfee
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) BitLocker
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (50.00%) Preventative Maintenance
2 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Wyse
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Proofpoint
2 3 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) Law
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) OneDrive

Disk Encryption
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Preventative Maintenance
1 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) BitLocker
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) McAfee
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) Proofpoint
2 3 (50.00%) Wyse