Period
to 23 September 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RSA SecurID in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RSA SecurID over the 6 months to 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

RSA SecurID
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 856 862
Rank change year-on-year +25 +6 -34
Contract jobs citing RSA SecurID 19 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.025% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.058% 0.075% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 21
UK median daily rate £143 £409 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.16% - -3.48%
10th Percentile £103 £213 £200
90th Percentile £456 £593 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £410 £420
% change year-on-year -68.29% -2.38% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
UK median hourly rate - £13.50 £31.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -56.96% +42.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £31.37

RSA SecurID is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32721 35797 36793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.42% 33.31% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21473 23509 23160
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 970 1199 1428
UK median hourly rate £21.90 £20.50 £18.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.83% +8.96% -4.13%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.60 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -7.69%

RSA SecurID
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing RSA SecurID as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RSA SecurID in the UK

RSA SecurID
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RSA SecurID in the UK

RSA SecurID
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RSA SecurID over the 6 months to 23 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RSA SecurID in the UK

RSA SecurID
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RSA SecurID in the UK

RSA SecurID
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RSA SecurID within the UK over the 6 months to 23 September 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
UK excluding London +53 18 £130 -68.29%
England +30 18 £130 -66.45% 1
East of England +1 7 £130 -
North of England +73 4 £103 -
West Midlands +41 3 £425 +136.11%
Midlands +27 3 £425 +136.11%
North West - 3 £103 -
South East +24 2 £550 +34.35%
South West - 2 - -
North East - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 23 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RSA SecurID 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 RSA SecurID.

1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
3 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
4 11 (57.89%) VoIP
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (47.37%) ITIL
6 9 (47.37%) VPN
6 9 (47.37%) McAfee
6 9 (47.37%) vSphere
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
7 8 (42.11%) Citrix
7 8 (42.11%) DNS
8 7 (36.84%) DHCP
8 7 (36.84%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (36.84%) XenApp
8 7 (36.84%) Google
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco
10 3 (15.79%) G Suite
10 3 (15.79%) Adobe
10 3 (15.79%) Sun
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (15.79%) MCSE
10 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
10 3 (15.79%) SQL
10 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
10 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure

RSA SecurID
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 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
2 2 (10.53%) WordPress
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) VoIP
2 9 (47.37%) VPN
3 8 (42.11%) DNS
4 7 (36.84%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 2 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (10.53%) IPsec
6 2 (10.53%) LDAP
6 2 (10.53%) Network Security
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) Skype
6 2 (10.53%) SSL
7 1 (5.26%) ADSL
7 1 (5.26%) BGP
7 1 (5.26%) ICMP
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) LAN
7 1 (5.26%) MPLS
7 1 (5.26%) OSPF
7 1 (5.26%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) IT Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) IT Support
2 4 (21.05%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Help Desk Officer
3 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) XML Schema
1 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) PKI
1 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.26%) HPUX
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Solaris
6 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.26%) BPR
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (5.26%) MVC
3 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) OO
3 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Security Operations
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) SIEM
3 1 (5.26%) SOA
3 1 (5.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) MCSE
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCSA
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) CCENT
4 1 (5.26%) CCIE
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) GIAC
4 1 (5.26%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) vSphere
3 7 (36.84%) XenApp
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (5.26%) RACF
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (5.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) McAfee
4 8 (42.11%) Citrix
5 7 (36.84%) Google
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco
7 3 (15.79%) Adobe
7 3 (15.79%) Sun
8 2 (10.53%) Becrypt
8 2 (10.53%) Forcepoint
8 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
8 2 (10.53%) SAP
8 2 (10.53%) Sophos
8 2 (10.53%) Veeam
9 1 (5.26%) F5
9 1 (5.26%) Infoblox
9 1 (5.26%) Juniper
9 1 (5.26%) Progress
9 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
9 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard