The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 9 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 East Midlands 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 77 77 78
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Information Security 8 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.57% 0.71% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.00% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Average daily rate
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£313 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £420 £440
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £60.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +58.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1003 1002 908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 71.34% 70.76% 67.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 509 448
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £214 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 40 38
Average hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
Information Security
England

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -3 3 £320 -5.18% 2
Nottinghamshire +4 1 - - 1
Derbyshire -8 1 - - 3
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - - - - 2
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (26.67%) Risk Management
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (13.33%) ISMS
3 2 (13.33%) Security Management
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Security
4 1 (6.67%) Publishing
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) HPUX
4 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) MPLS
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Information Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Security Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Security Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Author
3 1 (6.67%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
2 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) ISMS
3 2 (13.33%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Security
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PCI QSA
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
1 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
Nottinghamshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 300 - 350
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
DP Connect
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + Contract
Posted: 23 days ago