The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 63 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing Information Security 9 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.03% 0.34% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.44% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Average daily rate
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£305 £520 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.34% +71.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £464 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £528 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £445 £411
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +8.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £41.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-45.45% +50.00%
Information Security
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
668 683 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 76.26% 78.33% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 473 294
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 24 15
Average hourly rate £41.00 £24.00 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.83% +73.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.28 £28.10 £37.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 5 (29.41%) CISSP
4 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (23.53%) MS Office
4 4 (23.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (23.53%) CISA
4 4 (23.53%) CISM
4 4 (23.53%) Information Management
4 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (23.53%) COBIT
4 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) ISACA
5 3 (17.65%) GPEN
5 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (17.65%) Retail
5 3 (17.65%) CEH
5 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (17.65%) GIAC
5 3 (17.65%) GSEC
5 3 (17.65%) SSCP
5 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (17.65%) MCP
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Toad
1 1 (5.88%) RequisitePro
1 1 (5.88%) GCC
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Law
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (5.88%) Military
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Security Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Data Scientist
4 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Office Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Auditor
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
2 4 (23.53%) Information Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
4 2 (11.76%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (5.88%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) CISSP
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) CISA
3 4 (23.53%) CISM
4 3 (17.65%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (17.65%) GIAC
4 3 (17.65%) GSEC
4 3 (17.65%) CEH
4 3 (17.65%) MCP
4 3 (17.65%) SSCP
4 3 (17.65%) ISACA
4 3 (17.65%) GPEN
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 4 (23.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (23.53%) COBIT
2 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.88%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
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