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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 68 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing Information Security 5 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% 1.02% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.39% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Average daily rate
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£380 £440 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +44.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £363 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £500 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+18.88% +25.00%
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
690 504 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 74.68% 73.47% 63.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 351 287
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 £302 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 25
Average hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014, 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 6 (35.29%) JSON
2 5 (29.41%) Open Source
2 5 (29.41%) Logical Data Model
2 5 (29.41%) Physical Data Model
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) MS Office
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 3 (17.65%) Content Management
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) LDAP
4 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
4 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (17.65%) ETL
4 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
4 3 (17.65%) Sun
4 3 (17.65%) Internet
4 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (17.65%) Magnolia
4 3 (17.65%) ForgeRock
4 3 (17.65%) Aerospike
4 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
4 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
4 3 (17.65%) Couchbase
4 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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
1 3 (17.65%) Magnolia
1 3 (17.65%) Drupal
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (5.88%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LDAP
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
1 3 (17.65%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) Aerospike
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 3 (17.65%) Couchbase
2 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
2 3 (17.65%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Toad
1 1 (5.88%) RequisitePro
1 1 (5.88%) GCC
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Data Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Office Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Auditor
6 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Procurement Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) IT Auditor
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) JSON
2 3 (17.65%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) Haml
3 2 (11.76%) Sass
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.88%) jBPM
4 1 (5.88%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Open Source
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (17.65%) Mashup
2 3 (17.65%) Taxonomies
3 2 (11.76%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Logical Data Model
1 5 (29.41%) Physical Data Model
1 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
3 3 (17.65%) Content Management
3 3 (17.65%) ETL
3 3 (17.65%) Time Management
4 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Information Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.76%) PHP
1 2 (11.76%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CISA
2 1 (5.88%) CISM
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.88%) Solvency II
1 1 (5.88%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Sun
2 3 (17.65%) ForgeRock
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
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