The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 93 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Information Security 6 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.62% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.80% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
Median daily rate £450 £400 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £345 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £352
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
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1286 1368 1211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.38% 76.90% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 810 615
Median daily rate £390 £390 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 39 89
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £25.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +4 4 £469 +17.18% 3
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 19 (50.00%) CISSP
2 15 (39.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (34.21%) PCI DSS
4 13 (34.21%) Finance
4 13 (34.21%) Project Management
5 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
6 9 (23.68%) CISA
7 8 (21.05%) CISM
7 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 8 (21.05%) Data Protection
8 7 (18.42%) Firewall
8 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
8 7 (18.42%) Degree
9 6 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (15.79%) Information Assurance
10 5 (13.16%) Patch Management
10 5 (13.16%) Security Patching
10 5 (13.16%) Threat Modelling
10 5 (13.16%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (13.16%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Banking
10 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
10 5 (13.16%) ITIL
11 4 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
12 3 (7.89%) SDLC

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (7.89%) LAN
3 3 (7.89%) WAN
4 1 (2.63%) ADSL
4 1 (2.63%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (2.63%) DHCP
4 1 (2.63%) DNS
4 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.63%) IPsec
4 1 (2.63%) Multicast
4 1 (2.63%) OSPF
4 1 (2.63%) SSL
4 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.63%) VPN
4 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Consultant
2 17 (44.74%) Security Consultant
3 10 (26.32%) Information Security Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) Information Officer
4 6 (15.79%) Information Security Officer
4 6 (15.79%) Security Officer
5 5 (13.16%) Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Information Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (13.16%) Security Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Security Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Business Information Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) CISSP Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Information Manager
6 4 (10.53%) IT Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) IT Security Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Security Specialist
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.16%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (13.16%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (7.89%) Cryptography
5 2 (5.26%) FMCG
5 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (34.21%) Project Management
3 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
4 8 (21.05%) Data Protection
4 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 6 (15.79%) Information Assurance
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (13.16%) ITIL
6 5 (13.16%) Patch Management
6 5 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Security Patching
6 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.16%) Threat Modelling
7 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (7.89%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (7.89%) SDLC
8 3 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) Java
1 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) CISSP
2 9 (23.68%) CISA
3 8 (21.05%) CISM
4 7 (18.42%) Degree
5 3 (7.89%) CREST Certified
6 2 (5.26%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.63%) CEH
7 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (34.21%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.26%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Nessus
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) SCOM
2 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.26%) VMware
2 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco
2 1 (2.63%) F5
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
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