Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Online Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Online Security over the 6 months to 18 October 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.

Online Security
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 878 880
Rank change year-on-year +23 +2 -12
Contract jobs citing Online Security 6 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.008% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.010% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
UK median daily rate £363 £600 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.58% +45.45% -25.00%
10th Percentile £308 £395 £288
90th Percentile £458 £660 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £550 £400
% change year-on-year -45.45% +37.50% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Online Security 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 83975 89343 92303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.50% 83.86% 81.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 55712 59123 59824
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1987 2334 2671
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.98% +7.23% +12.82%
10th Percentile £11.57 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% +12.50%

Online Security
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Online Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Online Security in the UK

Online Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Online Security in the UK

Online Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Online Security over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Online Security in the UK

Online Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Online Security in the UK

Online Security
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 Online Security within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 2017. 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
England +36 6 £363 -39.58% 3
London -3 4 £375 -37.50%
UK excluding London +30 2 £300 -45.45% 3
North of England - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £300 -

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Online Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Online Security.

1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (83.33%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Taxonomies
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Online Security
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 5 (83.33%) Security Monitoring
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft