The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 40 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Contract jobs citing Information Security 18 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.08% 0.58% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 0.76% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 7
Median daily rate £400 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £410 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.90% -38.00%
Information Security
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
473 528 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.85% 76.52% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 323 358
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 39 50
Median hourly rate £34.50 £41.25 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% +12.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 15 £425 -
Cambridge +14 2 £388 -22.50% 1
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 20 (62.50%) HTML
1 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 20 (62.50%) OO
1 20 (62.50%) Hibernate
1 20 (62.50%) Spring
2 14 (43.75%) Apache Flex
2 14 (43.75%) SOA
2 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET
2 14 (43.75%) Web Services
2 14 (43.75%) .NET
2 14 (43.75%) J2EE
2 14 (43.75%) Adobe
3 13 (40.63%) Finance
4 10 (31.25%) Java
5 7 (21.88%) SQL
5 7 (21.88%) Presales
6 6 (18.75%) REST
6 6 (18.75%) SIEM
6 6 (18.75%) WebStorm
6 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
6 6 (18.75%) Payment Gateway
6 6 (18.75%) jQuery
6 6 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.75%) JSON
6 6 (18.75%) BPMN
6 6 (18.75%) Groovy
6 6 (18.75%) JPA
6 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
6 6 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (9.38%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
1 6 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 6 (18.75%) IntelliJ
1 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
1 6 (18.75%) JUnit
1 6 (18.75%) Mercurial
1 6 (18.75%) Mockito
1 6 (18.75%) WebStorm
2 1 (3.13%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Architect
2 10 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Security Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) IT Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) IT Security Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) J2EE Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Java Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 3 (9.38%) SIEM Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Web Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Service Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) Hibernate
1 20 (62.50%) HTML
1 20 (62.50%) Spring
2 14 (43.75%) .NET
2 14 (43.75%) Apache Flex
2 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET
2 14 (43.75%) J2EE
2 14 (43.75%) Web Services
3 6 (18.75%) HTML5
3 6 (18.75%) JPA
3 6 (18.75%) jQuery
3 6 (18.75%) JSON
3 6 (18.75%) REST
3 6 (18.75%) XML
3 6 (18.75%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) CESG
2 3 (9.38%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) OO
2 14 (43.75%) SOA
3 7 (21.88%) Presales
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) BDD
4 6 (18.75%) BPMN
4 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (18.75%) MVC
4 6 (18.75%) SIEM
4 6 (18.75%) TDD
5 5 (15.63%) Open Source
6 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.38%) Identity Management
7 3 (9.38%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 3 (9.38%) Security Hardening
7 3 (9.38%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (31.25%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) Groovy
4 6 (18.75%) Scala
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) CISA
1 3 (9.38%) CISM
1 3 (9.38%) CISSP
2 2 (6.25%) CLAS
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (6.25%) JSP 440
2 2 (6.25%) RMADS
3 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Adobe
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Apple
3 1 (3.13%) IBM