The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 27 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Information Security 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.37% 0.47% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 0.71% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £474 £450 £401
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.84 £17.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+173.34% -66.66%
Information Security
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
149 141 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 71.63% 65.89% 70.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 74 96
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £279 £75
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 14
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £53.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -81.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £8.94 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £14.50 £56.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +7 6 £325 -
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Security Management
3 2 (18.18%) CISM
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) JSP
3 2 (18.18%) Intranet
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) JSP 440
3 2 (18.18%) RMADS
3 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) SABSA
3 2 (18.18%) Human Factors
3 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) DWDM
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) IPv4
2 1 (9.09%) IPv6
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Security Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Human Factors
1 2 (18.18%) RMADS
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
2 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Logistics
2 2 (18.18%) Security Management
2 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) SABSA
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CISSP
2 2 (18.18%) CISM
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCDA
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) JSP 440
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Brocade
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint