The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 3 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 39 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Information Security 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.82% 0.93% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 1.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £436 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -55.88%
Information Security
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
314 246 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 81.56% 76.40% 82.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 135 151
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 32
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

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

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) CISM
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (10.00%) Security Auditing
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Splunk
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Server Building
3 1 (10.00%) PLM
3 1 (10.00%) PKI
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Information Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Compliance Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Auditor
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Information Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Security Auditor
5 1 (10.00%) Security Compliance Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) PLM
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Security Auditing
2 1 (10.00%) Server Building
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) SIEM
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISM
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) EMC
1 1 (10.00%) Splunk
1 1 (10.00%) VMware