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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 55 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Contract jobs citing Information Security 11 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.48% 0.85% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.05% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Median daily rate £400 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £375 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £540 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £70.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £15.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.90% -55.71%
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
600 666 731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.86% 81.32% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 505 558
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 26
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.25 £46.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £16.50 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £53.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 16 (35.56%) Management Information System
1 16 (35.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
3 13 (28.89%) CISSP
3 13 (28.89%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (24.44%) Windows
4 11 (24.44%) Firewall
4 11 (24.44%) Security Architecture
4 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
5 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 10 (22.22%) Unix
5 10 (22.22%) SIEM
6 9 (20.00%) Linux
7 8 (17.78%) Internet
7 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
7 8 (17.78%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (15.56%) CISA
8 7 (15.56%) CISM
8 7 (15.56%) Cisco
8 7 (15.56%) ITIL
8 7 (15.56%) Nessus
9 6 (13.33%) Snort
9 6 (13.33%) CESG
9 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.33%) DV Cleared
9 6 (13.33%) Java
9 6 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (11.11%) QRadar
10 5 (11.11%) IISP

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 4 (8.89%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) assyst
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.22%) IaaS
2 1 (2.22%) PaaS
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) Firewall
2 8 (17.78%) Internet
2 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.67%) Extranet
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.44%) Network Security
6 1 (2.22%) Intranet
6 1 (2.22%) VPN
6 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Analyst
1 11 (24.44%) Architect
2 10 (22.22%) Security Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Security Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) SOC Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Information Officer
5 5 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
5 5 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Security Officer
6 4 (8.89%) Information Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Risk Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Information Security Advisor
7 3 (6.67%) Information Security Risk Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Security Advisor
8 2 (4.44%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.33%) CESG
3 5 (11.11%) Cryptography
3 5 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.44%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.22%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Unix
3 9 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (6.67%) NetWare
5 1 (2.22%) Solaris
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (24.44%) Security Architecture
3 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 10 (22.22%) SIEM
4 8 (17.78%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (15.56%) ITIL
6 6 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.11%) Analytics
8 4 (8.89%) Communications Security
8 4 (8.89%) Information Assurance
8 4 (8.89%) SDLC
8 4 (8.89%) SOA
8 4 (8.89%) Validation
8 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.67%) Matrix Management
9 3 (6.67%) MODAF
9 3 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) Java
2 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.89%) CISSP
3 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
4 7 (15.56%) CISA
4 7 (15.56%) CISM
5 6 (13.33%) DV Cleared
6 5 (11.11%) Degree
6 5 (11.11%) IISP
7 3 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (4.44%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (4.44%) CREST Certified
8 2 (4.44%) HND
8 2 (4.44%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (2.22%) CEH
9 1 (2.22%) CLAS
9 1 (2.22%) GCIA
9 1 (2.22%) GCIH
9 1 (2.22%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (35.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.67%) COBIT
4 1 (2.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.22%) RMADS
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Snort
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Nessus
2 5 (11.11%) QRadar
3 2 (4.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.22%) Nmap
4 1 (2.22%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco
2 5 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 5 (11.11%) Citrix
2 5 (11.11%) Intel Security
2 5 (11.11%) ScanSafe
3 3 (6.67%) ArcSight
3 3 (6.67%) LogRhythm
3 3 (6.67%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (4.44%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Qualys
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) Splunk
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