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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 31 68 62
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -6
Contract jobs citing Information Security 49 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.25% 0.56% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.33% 0.70% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 3 8
Median daily rate £575 £525 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £405 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £605 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £451 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.98% +0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £26.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-22.56% +19.55%
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
774 719 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.87% 80.25% 80.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 570 472
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 14 25
Median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +134.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £13.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £120.00 £33.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 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 30 July 2016.

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 30 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 26 (46.43%) CISSP
1 26 (46.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (32.14%) Security Architecture
3 17 (30.36%) Security Cleared
4 15 (26.79%) Windows
4 15 (26.79%) Firewall
4 15 (26.79%) Management Information System
5 14 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 13 (23.21%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (23.21%) Finance
6 13 (23.21%) Linux
7 12 (21.43%) SIEM
8 11 (19.64%) ArcSight
8 11 (19.64%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (19.64%) Information Assurance
8 11 (19.64%) Cisco
9 10 (17.86%) Forcepoint
9 10 (17.86%) VMware
9 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
9 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (17.86%) Content Management
9 10 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (17.86%) Office 365
9 10 (17.86%) Cisco ISE
9 10 (17.86%) Cyber-Ark
9 10 (17.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 10 (17.86%) DDoS Mitigation
9 10 (17.86%) Data Centre

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Office
2 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.79%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (17.86%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.57%) IaaS
2 2 (3.57%) PaaS
2 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) Firewall
2 10 (17.86%) Cisco ISE
2 10 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (12.50%) Internet
4 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.57%) Extranet
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.79%) Intranet
6 1 (1.79%) Network Security
6 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) Power BI
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Law
2 1 (1.79%) Legal
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Consultant
2 12 (21.43%) Security Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Architect
3 10 (17.86%) Security Architect
4 9 (16.07%) Information Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) Security Consultant
7 6 (10.71%) IT Analyst
7 6 (10.71%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (8.93%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (8.93%) Security Advisor
9 4 (7.14%) CLAS Consultant
10 3 (5.36%) Administrator
10 3 (5.36%) Information Security Officer
10 3 (5.36%) Security Administrator
10 3 (5.36%) Security Manager
10 3 (5.36%) Security Officer
10 3 (5.36%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Management Information System
2 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 10 (17.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (8.93%) CESG
4 3 (5.36%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (5.36%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.57%) PKI
6 1 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 13 (23.21%) Linux
3 6 (10.71%) Unix
4 2 (3.57%) NetWare
5 1 (1.79%) Solaris
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Security Architecture
2 13 (23.21%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (21.43%) SIEM
4 11 (19.64%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (19.64%) Information Assurance
5 10 (17.86%) Content Management
5 10 (17.86%) DDoS Mitigation
6 9 (16.07%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
8 7 (12.50%) Security Management
8 7 (12.50%) Threat Management
9 5 (8.93%) Information Security Management
9 5 (8.93%) Project Management
9 5 (8.93%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
10 4 (7.14%) ITIL
10 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.14%) SDLC
11 3 (5.36%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (1.79%) C
2 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) CISSP
2 17 (30.36%) Security Cleared
3 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
4 8 (14.29%) CLAS
5 7 (12.50%) CISM
6 5 (8.93%) CISA
7 4 (7.14%) Degree
8 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
8 3 (5.36%) IISP
9 2 (3.57%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (3.57%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (1.79%) CEH
10 1 (1.79%) CISMP
10 1 (1.79%) CREST Certified
10 1 (1.79%) GCIA
10 1 (1.79%) GCIH
10 1 (1.79%) HND
10 1 (1.79%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (46.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.36%) COBIT
3 3 (5.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (3.57%) RMADS
5 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.57%) Nessus
3 1 (1.79%) Nmap
3 1 (1.79%) QRadar
3 1 (1.79%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) ArcSight
1 11 (19.64%) Cisco
2 10 (17.86%) Cyber-Ark
2 10 (17.86%) Forcepoint
2 10 (17.86%) VMware
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.36%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.79%) Citrix
5 1 (1.79%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.79%) Qualys
5 1 (1.79%) ScanSafe
5 1 (1.79%) Splunk
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £575 per day
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