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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RSA SecurID
UK
Rank 582 618 600
Rank change year-on-year +36 -18  
Contract jobs citing RSA SecurID 17 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.019% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.061% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Median daily rate £500 £385 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.87% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £261 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £385 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £385 £425
% change year-on-year +29.87% -9.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14330 16380 15830
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.04% 31.01% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9234 10679 9585
Median daily rate £443 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 554 655
Median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +26.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

RSA SecurID
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing RSA SecurID as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 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
England +37 12 £450 +16.88%
London +19 4 - -
South East +13 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Aylesbury - 4 - -
Bristol - 3 - -
South West - 3 - -
Scotland - 1 £550 -
Edinburgh - 1 £550 -
North East - 1 £450 -

RSA SecurID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 24 (70.59%) Wireless
2 23 (67.65%) VPN
3 18 (52.94%) WAN
4 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (47.06%) HP
5 16 (47.06%) Windows
6 15 (44.12%) MS Office
6 15 (44.12%) SLA
6 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
7 14 (41.18%) Toshiba
7 14 (41.18%) Dell
7 14 (41.18%) Apple
7 14 (41.18%) Smartphone
7 14 (41.18%) Incident Management
7 14 (41.18%) Android
7 14 (41.18%) Windows 7
7 14 (41.18%) Office 365
8 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
8 12 (35.29%) Cisco
8 12 (35.29%) Firewall
9 10 (29.41%) Finance
9 10 (29.41%) CheckPoint
9 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (26.47%) DNA
11 8 (23.53%) ITIL
11 8 (23.53%) MPLS
11 8 (23.53%) Juniper
11 8 (23.53%) Coaching
12 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (20.59%) Puppet

RSA SecurID
Top Related 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 5 (14.71%) Apache
1 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Office
2 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (41.18%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (70.59%) Wireless
2 23 (67.65%) VPN
3 18 (52.94%) WAN
4 12 (35.29%) Firewall
5 8 (23.53%) MPLS
6 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (20.59%) DHCP
6 7 (20.59%) DNS
6 7 (20.59%) DWDM
6 7 (20.59%) IPsec
7 6 (17.65%) LDAP
7 6 (17.65%) Network Security
7 6 (17.65%) SSL
8 5 (14.71%) BGP
8 5 (14.71%) Kerberos
8 5 (14.71%) OSPF
8 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
9 4 (11.76%) EIGRP
9 4 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (11.76%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Support Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 14 (41.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 14 (41.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 14 (41.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Help Desk Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Help Desk Support
2 14 (41.18%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) IT Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) IT Support
2 14 (41.18%) IT Support Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Service Desk Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Service Desk Support
3 8 (23.53%) Security Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Blue Coat Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) 802.1X
1 4 (11.76%) SAML
2 2 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Smartphone
2 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
3 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (20.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
5 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.94%) Clustering
6 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Android
2 14 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 6 (17.65%) Unix
4 5 (14.71%) Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.94%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Incident Management
2 9 (26.47%) DNA
3 8 (23.53%) Coaching
3 8 (23.53%) ITIL
4 6 (17.65%) Change Management
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL V3
4 6 (17.65%) ITSM
4 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 5 (14.71%) Change Control
6 4 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (11.76%) Information Security
6 4 (11.76%) Network Management
7 3 (8.82%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (8.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) Perl
2 4 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (5.88%) C
3 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) CCNP
1 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (14.71%) JNCIE
1 5 (14.71%) JNCIP
2 4 (11.76%) CCSA
3 3 (8.82%) CCNA
4 1 (2.94%) CCA
4 1 (2.94%) CCAA
4 1 (2.94%) CCIE
4 1 (2.94%) CISSP
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.94%) PMP
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) ProxySG
3 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) XenServer
4 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.94%) XenApp
4 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Puppet
2 5 (14.71%) FortiGate
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (11.76%) Nagios
3 4 (11.76%) OpenAM
4 3 (8.82%) Pingdom
4 3 (8.82%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.94%) AppDNA
6 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.94%) SCCM
6 1 (2.94%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (47.06%) HP
3 14 (41.18%) Apple
3 14 (41.18%) Dell
3 14 (41.18%) Toshiba
4 12 (35.29%) Cisco
5 10 (29.41%) CheckPoint
6 8 (23.53%) Juniper
7 7 (20.59%) Blue Coat
8 5 (14.71%) ForgeRock
8 5 (14.71%) Fortinet
8 5 (14.71%) NetApp
8 5 (14.71%) Oracle
8 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
9 4 (11.76%) Aruba
9 4 (11.76%) F5
9 4 (11.76%) FireEye
9 4 (11.76%) IronPort
9 4 (11.76%) Riverbed
9 4 (11.76%) SevOne