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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 34 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Information Security 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.32% 1.81% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.33% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Median daily rate £450 £453 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% -8.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £20.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.15% -49.99%
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
262 215 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 86.75% 77.62% 84.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 91 97
Median daily rate £445 £322 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.19% -14.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.50 £140.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 3 (21.43%) JSP 440
3 3 (21.43%) CESG
3 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) C
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) Security Management
3 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (21.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (14.29%) Internal Audit
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Legal
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) GIAC
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) CISA
4 2 (14.29%) CISM

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 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) AppScan
1 2 (14.29%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) CISSP Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Compliance Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Governance Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Architect
3 2 (14.29%) C# Architect
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Compliance Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Java Applications Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Java Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) CESG
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
1 4 (28.57%) Security Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Security Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Internal Audit
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) C
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
2 3 (21.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) CEH
2 2 (14.29%) CISA
2 2 (14.29%) CISM
2 2 (14.29%) CRISC
2 2 (14.29%) GIAC
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (21.43%) JSP 440
2 2 (14.29%) ISO 14001
2 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) IBM
1 2 (14.29%) Veracode
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Rackspace