The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
England / East of England
Rank 58 63 105
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +42
Contract jobs citing Information Security 71 60 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.26% 2.53% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 3.17% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 38 14
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £418 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £625 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £51.00 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+191.42% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +133.33%

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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1783 1891 2020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.98% 79.89% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1077 1136 1223
Median daily rate £426 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 157 148
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +55.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £56.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +11 26 £350 -36.36% 8
Bedfordshire -8 21 £450 +5.88% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 14 £425 +6.25% 5
Essex -1 6 £400 +6.66%
Suffolk - 4 £500 -
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 of England region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 33 (26.40%) Finance
2 30 (24.00%) CISSP
3 26 (20.80%) CISM
4 24 (19.20%) Management Information System
4 24 (19.20%) Web Services
5 23 (18.40%) SOA
5 23 (18.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 22 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (17.60%) Spring
6 22 (17.60%) OO
6 22 (17.60%) HTML
6 22 (17.60%) JavaScript
6 22 (17.60%) J2EE
6 22 (17.60%) Risk Management
6 22 (17.60%) Hibernate
7 21 (16.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (16.80%) Risk Assessment
7 21 (16.80%) ITIL
8 20 (16.00%) Data Centre
9 19 (15.20%) .NET
9 19 (15.20%) Adobe
9 19 (15.20%) ASP.NET
9 19 (15.20%) Apache Flex
9 19 (15.20%) PCI DSS
10 18 (14.40%) Data Protection
11 17 (13.60%) CISA
11 17 (13.60%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (12.80%) Firewall
13 14 (11.20%) Project Management
13 14 (11.20%) SIEM

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (2.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (2.40%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.60%) Apache
2 2 (1.60%) IIS
2 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.40%) MS Office
2 3 (2.40%) MS Project
3 2 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.80%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.20%) Office 365
3 2 (1.60%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.80%) Firewall
2 8 (6.40%) LAN
2 8 (6.40%) WAN
3 6 (4.80%) Internet
4 4 (3.20%) Network Security
5 3 (2.40%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.40%) VPN
6 2 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.60%) Wireless
6 2 (1.60%) Wireless Security
7 1 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.80%) DNS
7 1 (0.80%) IPsec
7 1 (0.80%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.80%) SSH
7 1 (0.80%) SSL
7 1 (0.80%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.80%) VLAN
7 1 (0.80%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.40%) Big Data
2 3 (2.40%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.40%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.60%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.40%) IntelliJ
1 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.40%) JUnit
1 3 (2.40%) Mercurial
1 3 (2.40%) Mockito
1 3 (2.40%) WebStorm
2 1 (0.80%) JIRA
2 1 (0.80%) TestPartner
General
1 33 (26.40%) Finance
2 13 (10.40%) Banking
3 8 (6.40%) Legal
4 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.40%) Law
5 3 (2.40%) Retail
6 2 (1.60%) French Language
7 1 (0.80%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (24.80%) Architect
2 27 (21.60%) Consultant
3 26 (20.80%) Security Consultant
4 17 (13.60%) Analyst
5 16 (12.80%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (11.20%) Applications Consultant
7 12 (9.60%) Information Security Consultant
8 11 (8.80%) Security Architect
8 11 (8.80%) Security Manager
9 10 (8.00%) Security Officer
10 7 (5.60%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.60%) Security Analyst
11 6 (4.80%) Information Security Architect
11 6 (4.80%) IT Security Officer
12 5 (4.00%) Information Architect
12 5 (4.00%) Information Security Manager
12 5 (4.00%) Payments Architect
12 5 (4.00%) Payments Solutions Architect
12 5 (4.00%) Senior Manager
12 5 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.20%) Web Services
2 22 (17.60%) Hibernate
2 22 (17.60%) HTML
2 22 (17.60%) J2EE
2 22 (17.60%) Spring
3 19 (15.20%) .NET
3 19 (15.20%) Apache Flex
3 19 (15.20%) ASP.NET
4 10 (8.00%) Middleware
5 3 (2.40%) HTML5
5 3 (2.40%) JPA
5 3 (2.40%) jQuery
5 3 (2.40%) JSON
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (2.40%) REST
5 3 (2.40%) XML
5 3 (2.40%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.20%) Management Information System
2 20 (16.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.80%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (4.00%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.40%) Clustering
6 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.40%) iPad
7 2 (1.60%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.60%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.80%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.80%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.80%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.60%) Windows
2 5 (4.00%) Unix
3 3 (2.40%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.60%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.40%) SOA
2 22 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.60%) OO
2 22 (17.60%) Risk Management
3 21 (16.80%) ITIL
3 21 (16.80%) Risk Assessment
3 21 (16.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (14.40%) Data Protection
5 17 (13.60%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (11.20%) Project Management
6 14 (11.20%) SIEM
7 11 (8.80%) Security Architecture
8 10 (8.00%) OWASP
8 10 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (8.00%) Waterfall
9 9 (7.20%) Presales
10 8 (6.40%) TOGAF
11 7 (5.60%) Big Data Analytics
11 7 (5.60%) Database Security
11 7 (5.60%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.60%) JavaScript
2 9 (7.20%) Java
3 6 (4.80%) SQL
4 3 (2.40%) Groovy
4 3 (2.40%) Scala
5 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.80%) Perl
6 1 (0.80%) Python
6 1 (0.80%) R
6 1 (0.80%) Ruby
6 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (24.00%) CISSP
2 26 (20.80%) CISM
3 17 (13.60%) CISA
4 8 (6.40%) IISP
5 6 (4.80%) GIAC
6 5 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.00%) Degree
6 5 (4.00%) SSCP
7 4 (3.20%) CCNA
7 4 (3.20%) CRISC
7 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.20%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.40%) CEH
8 3 (2.40%) GISP
8 3 (2.40%) SANS
9 2 (1.60%) CREST Certified
9 2 (1.60%) ISEB
9 2 (1.60%) OSCP
10 1 (0.80%) CBAP
10 1 (0.80%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (15.20%) PCI DSS
3 11 (8.80%) GDPR
4 5 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.60%) COBIT
5 2 (1.60%) ISO27002
5 2 (1.60%) PMO
6 1 (0.80%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.60%) Docker
3 2 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.80%) Snort
4 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) Nessus
2 1 (0.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.80%) Nmap
2 1 (0.80%) SCCM
2 1 (0.80%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 19 (15.20%) Adobe
2 7 (5.60%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.20%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle
4 3 (2.40%) Splunk
5 2 (1.60%) CA
5 2 (1.60%) Cisco
5 2 (1.60%) Citrix
5 2 (1.60%) Dell
5 2 (1.60%) F5
5 2 (1.60%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.60%) IFS
5 2 (1.60%) Juniper
5 2 (1.60%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.60%) VMware
6 1 (0.80%) Interwoven
6 1 (0.80%) NetApp
6 1 (0.80%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.80%) Symantec
6 1 (0.80%) Tripwire
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