The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had IT Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Specialist
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Specialist 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
IT Security Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2156 2367 2342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.78% 92.28% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1147 1270 1109
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 106 62
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.55% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

IT Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured IT Security Specialist in the job title.

IT Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IT Security Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IT Security Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

IT Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT Security Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring IT Security Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) UAG
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

IT Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (100.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft