The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 30 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing Information Security 9 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.88% 5.12% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.50% 6.21% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Median daily rate £700 £383 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.00% -27.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £445 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.79% +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £27.40 £51.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% -46.27%
Information Security
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 177 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 64.10% 82.33% 75.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 113 94
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £702 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 9
Median hourly rate £17.45 £15.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.33% -57.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Security across the Basingstoke region.

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Information 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 16 (84.21%) Security Operations
2 14 (73.68%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) Security Management
3 10 (52.63%) Finance
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
5 7 (36.84%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (31.58%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) CISSP
6 6 (31.58%) Analytics
6 6 (31.58%) SIEM
6 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
7 5 (26.32%) Digital Forensics
7 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
7 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (26.32%) RSA Security Analytics
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco
7 5 (26.32%) Intel Security
7 5 (26.32%) Solaris
7 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
7 5 (26.32%) MS Project
7 5 (26.32%) Unix
7 5 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (26.32%) Information Security Management
8 4 (21.05%) Management Information System

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Project
2 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
3 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (10.53%) HTTP
3 2 (10.53%) SSH
3 2 (10.53%) SSL
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Management Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Security Management Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Compliance Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Security
5 1 (5.26%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Security Penetration Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Security Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) AS400
3 4 (21.05%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (21.05%) Mainframe
3 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.53%) Cryptography
4 2 (10.53%) PKI
5 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Solaris
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
4 4 (21.05%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Security Operations
2 14 (73.68%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (52.63%) Security Management
4 7 (36.84%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Analytics
5 6 (31.58%) SIEM
5 6 (31.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (26.32%) Digital Forensics
6 5 (26.32%) Information Security Management
6 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
6 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Change Management
7 4 (21.05%) Content Management
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL
7 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
7 4 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (21.05%) Threat Management
7 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C++
1 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CISSP
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (5.26%) CLAS
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) GCIA
3 1 (5.26%) GCIH
3 1 (5.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
2 4 (21.05%) ISO27002
3 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (5.26%) COBIT
4 1 (5.26%) COSO
4 1 (5.26%) SAS 70
4 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (5.26%) EnCase
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
1 5 (26.32%) Intel Security
2 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Remedy
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) F5
3 1 (5.26%) NetWitness
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Splunk