The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Security 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.72% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.56 £25.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+106.12% -43.33%
Information Security
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
247 221 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 85.17% 77.82% 69.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 91 111
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 19
Average hourly rate £13.50 £20.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.68 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £125.00 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Information Security
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
1 5 (83.33%) CISMP
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 4 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (50.00%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (16.67%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) RMADS
4 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Operational Security Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Author
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Information Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Information Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) CIO
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) ISMS
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
1 5 (83.33%) CISMP
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) RMADS