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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 32 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Information Security 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.41% 1.85% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 2.15% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £455 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +100.00%

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
217 233 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 88.57% 86.30% 71.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 94 79
Median daily rate £450 £375 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 12
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £7.68 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £28.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 4 (80.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) CISMP
3 2 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) SAML
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (40.00%) CRISC
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (20.00%) vCloud
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISMP
2 2 (40.00%) CRISC
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Google
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto