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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing Information Security 0 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 5.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £474 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +5.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £47.84 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-63.41% +173.34%
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
128 207 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 71.91% 86.61% 71.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 117 79
Median daily rate £375 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.75 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% -42.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.90 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (85.71%) Security Operations
2 11 (78.57%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Security Management
4 6 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Analytics
4 6 (42.86%) SIEM
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (35.71%) RSA Security Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) Solaris
5 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
5 5 (35.71%) MS Project
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) Intel Security
5 5 (35.71%) Information Security Management
5 5 (35.71%) Digital Forensics
6 4 (28.57%) Remedy
6 4 (28.57%) Change Management
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) AIX
6 4 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (21.43%) Identity Management

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 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) MS Project
2 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) SSH
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Incident Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Management Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Security Management Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Compliance Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Security Penetration Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Security Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
4 2 (14.29%) Cryptography
4 2 (14.29%) PKI
5 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Solaris
2 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Security Operations
2 11 (78.57%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (42.86%) Analytics
3 6 (42.86%) Security Management
3 6 (42.86%) SIEM
3 6 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (35.71%) Digital Forensics
4 5 (35.71%) Information Security Management
4 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Change Management
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
6 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
6 3 (21.43%) Release Management
7 2 (14.29%) OWASP
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C++
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) GCIA
1 1 (7.14%) GCIH
1 1 (7.14%) SANS
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) COSO
2 1 (7.14%) SAS 70
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) EnCase
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
1 5 (35.71%) Intel Security
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) NetWitness
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk