The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Dorset region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - 25 24
Contract jobs citing Information Security 0 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 4.13% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.26% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 9
Average daily rate
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- £588 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £60.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-62.50% +84.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 190 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 68.44% 78.51% 74.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 110 135
Average daily rate £350 £376 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.79% +0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 16
Average hourly rate £15.75 £12.66 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.40% -68.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.42 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
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Job
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Bournemouth - - - -
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) JMS
1 3 (75.00%) TIBCO
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) SEO
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Google
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) WebSockets
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Facebook
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) CRM

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) WebSockets
1 3 (75.00%) JMS
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) DTV
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) SEO
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) TIBCO
1 3 (75.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) Facebook
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft