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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 40 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Security 18 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.60% - 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.14% - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 1
Median daily rate £420 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.90% -38.00%
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
435 322 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 87.00% 83.85% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 206 107
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 25
Median hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +39.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.08 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £45.00 £37.80
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 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 4 December 2016.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 14 (60.87%) Risk Management
1 14 (60.87%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (47.83%) Information Assurance
2 11 (47.83%) Finance
3 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
4 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
4 9 (39.13%) Data Security
5 7 (30.43%) Service Management
5 7 (30.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (30.43%) Incident Management
5 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (30.43%) Business Continuity
5 7 (30.43%) RMADS
6 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
7 4 (17.39%) CISSP
8 3 (13.04%) CISM
8 3 (13.04%) CESG
8 3 (13.04%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (13.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (8.70%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 2 (8.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 2 (8.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 2 (8.70%) GFI Software
9 2 (8.70%) Rapid7
9 2 (8.70%) LogRhythm
9 2 (8.70%) 802.1X
9 2 (8.70%) FireEye
9 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (8.70%) Nexpose
9 2 (8.70%) Firewall

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 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
1 2 (8.70%) SSL
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.70%) VPN
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Security Manager
2 7 (30.43%) Security Officer
3 6 (26.09%) Operational Security Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Security Operations Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Support Officer
5 2 (8.70%) CISSP Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Information Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Security Officer
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Security Advisor
6 1 (4.35%) Security Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Cybersecurity
1 14 (60.87%) Risk Management
2 11 (47.83%) Information Assurance
3 9 (39.13%) Data Security
4 7 (30.43%) Business Continuity
4 7 (30.43%) Incident Management
4 7 (30.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (30.43%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 2 (8.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (8.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Case Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Management
6 1 (4.35%) Line Management
6 1 (4.35%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) CISSP
4 3 (13.04%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (13.04%) CISM
5 1 (4.35%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (30.43%) RMADS
2 3 (13.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nexpose
2 1 (4.35%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
1 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco
1 2 (8.70%) F5
1 2 (8.70%) FireEye
1 2 (8.70%) GFI Software
1 2 (8.70%) Intel Security
1 2 (8.70%) Juniper
1 2 (8.70%) LogRhythm
1 2 (8.70%) Rapid7
1 2 (8.70%) Sourcefire
1 2 (8.70%) Symantec
1 2 (8.70%) TippingPoint
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle