The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs citing Information Security 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £472 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
+10.94% -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £22.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+63.33% -55.88%
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 162 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 79.85% 82.65% 73.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 85 96
Median daily rate £440 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 13
Median hourly rate £42.00 £32.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -24.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) COBIT
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) OWASP
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Legal
4 2 (40.00%) zOS
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (20.00%) Guidewire
5 1 (20.00%) SSAE 16
5 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) CISA
5 1 (20.00%) CISM
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) CRISC

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Information Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Security Solutions Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Audit Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP Architect
4 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) IT Risk Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) OWASP
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CRISC
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) COBIT
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) COSO
3 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) SSAE 16
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Guidewire