The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 33 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Information Security 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.78% 1.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £700 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £51.00 £38.71
% change year-on-year
-62.74% +31.74%
Information Security
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
207 123 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 80.86% 66.85% 81.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 65 85
Average daily rate £413 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £208 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £610 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 £15.20 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Brighton region.

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) ISMS
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) RMADS
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ISMS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) CommVault
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat