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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 31 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Information Security 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.25% 0.95% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.10% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £300 £413 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -41.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -55.88%
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
190 181 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 79.17% 86.19% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 114 80
Average daily rate £375 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £25.25 £19.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.51% +30.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £14.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £142.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Pega
2 3 (60.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) zOS
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (40.00%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) IT Architect
2 2 (40.00%) IT Security Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) DB2 Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Logical Data Model
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Information Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Pega
2 1 (20.00%) IBM