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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
England / East of England
Rank 59 68 101
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +33
Contract jobs citing Information Security 66 61 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.08% 2.60% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 3.34% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 47 20
Median daily rate £425 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £418 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £455 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £38.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +100.00%

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
1702 1826 1982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.53% 77.80% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 1094 1217
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 173 136
Median hourly rate £36.75 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +15 27 £625 +23.76% 5
Cambridgeshire +18 21 £413 -4.06% 1
Bedfordshire -17 8 £475 +8.57% 5
Essex +2 7 £400 +23.07% 1
Suffolk -13 3 £394 -34.37% 1
Information Security
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 36 (30.25%) CISSP
2 34 (28.57%) Finance
3 27 (22.69%) CISM
4 23 (19.33%) Risk Management
5 22 (18.49%) Firewall
6 21 (17.65%) Web Services
6 21 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (16.81%) Spring
7 20 (16.81%) HTML
7 20 (16.81%) JavaScript
7 20 (16.81%) ITIL
7 20 (16.81%) OO
7 20 (16.81%) SOA
7 20 (16.81%) Hibernate
8 19 (15.97%) Management Information System
8 19 (15.97%) J2EE
9 18 (15.13%) PCI DSS
9 18 (15.13%) SIEM
10 17 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (13.45%) .NET
11 16 (13.45%) ASP.NET
11 16 (13.45%) Adobe
11 16 (13.45%) Apache Flex
11 16 (13.45%) Cybersecurity
12 15 (12.61%) Data Centre
12 15 (12.61%) Data Protection
12 15 (12.61%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (12.61%) CISA
13 14 (11.76%) Project Management
13 14 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.52%) IIS
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (2.52%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.68%) MS Office
2 1 (0.84%) MS Project
2 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.68%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.68%) Office 365
2 2 (1.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.49%) Firewall
2 13 (10.92%) LAN
2 13 (10.92%) WAN
3 11 (9.24%) Network Security
4 9 (7.56%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.72%) Internet
6 7 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (5.88%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (5.88%) tcpdump
6 7 (5.88%) Wireshark
7 6 (5.04%) BGP
7 6 (5.04%) OSPF
8 3 (2.52%) VPN
9 2 (1.68%) Wireless
9 2 (1.68%) Wireless Security
10 1 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.84%) IPsec
10 1 (0.84%) SSH
10 1 (0.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.88%) Big Data
2 4 (3.36%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.36%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.68%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (3.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.36%) IntelliJ
1 4 (3.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.36%) JUnit
1 4 (3.36%) Mercurial
1 4 (3.36%) Mockito
1 4 (3.36%) WebStorm
2 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 34 (28.57%) Finance
2 10 (8.40%) Banking
3 7 (5.88%) Legal
4 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.52%) French Language
5 3 (2.52%) Local Government
6 2 (1.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (26.05%) Architect
2 25 (21.01%) Consultant
2 25 (21.01%) Security Consultant
3 16 (13.45%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (12.61%) Analyst
5 11 (9.24%) Information Security Consultant
5 11 (9.24%) Security Analyst
5 11 (9.24%) Security Architect
6 10 (8.40%) Applications Consultant
6 10 (8.40%) Security Manager
7 7 (5.88%) Security Officer
8 6 (5.04%) Information Analyst
8 6 (5.04%) Information Security Analyst
8 6 (5.04%) Information Security Architect
8 6 (5.04%) Senior Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Information Architect
9 5 (4.20%) Information Security Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Security Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.20%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.20%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.65%) Web Services
2 20 (16.81%) Hibernate
2 20 (16.81%) HTML
2 20 (16.81%) Spring
3 19 (15.97%) J2EE
4 16 (13.45%) .NET
4 16 (13.45%) Apache Flex
4 16 (13.45%) ASP.NET
5 9 (7.56%) Middleware
6 4 (3.36%) HTML5
6 4 (3.36%) JPA
6 4 (3.36%) jQuery
6 4 (3.36%) JSON
6 4 (3.36%) REST
6 4 (3.36%) XML
6 4 (3.36%) XML Schema
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.97%) Management Information System
2 15 (12.61%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.04%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.52%) Clustering
6 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.52%) iPad
6 3 (2.52%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.52%) PMI
7 2 (1.68%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.68%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.68%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.68%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.84%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.84%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.40%) Windows
2 5 (4.20%) Unix
3 4 (3.36%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.68%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.84%) Linux
5 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.33%) Risk Management
2 21 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.81%) ITIL
3 20 (16.81%) OO
3 20 (16.81%) SOA
4 18 (15.13%) SIEM
5 17 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (13.45%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (12.61%) Data Protection
7 15 (12.61%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (11.76%) Project Management
9 12 (10.08%) Risk Assessment
9 12 (10.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 10 (8.40%) PRINCE2
10 10 (8.40%) Security Architecture
11 9 (7.56%) Load Balancing
11 9 (7.56%) Presales
12 8 (6.72%) TOGAF
12 8 (6.72%) Waterfall
13 7 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.81%) JavaScript
2 9 (7.56%) Java
2 9 (7.56%) SQL
3 4 (3.36%) Groovy
3 4 (3.36%) Scala
4 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.84%) Perl
5 1 (0.84%) Python
5 1 (0.84%) R
5 1 (0.84%) Ruby
5 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (30.25%) CISSP
2 27 (22.69%) CISM
3 15 (12.61%) CISA
4 12 (10.08%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (7.56%) IISP
6 8 (6.72%) CCNP
7 7 (5.88%) CRISC
8 5 (4.20%) Degree
8 5 (4.20%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.36%) CCNA
10 3 (2.52%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (2.52%) CLAS
10 3 (2.52%) GIAC
10 3 (2.52%) GISP
10 3 (2.52%) PMI Certification
10 3 (2.52%) SSCP
11 1 (0.84%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.84%) CBAP
11 1 (0.84%) CCSA
11 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.13%) PCI DSS
2 14 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.36%) COBIT
4 3 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.84%) GDPR
5 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.68%) Docker
3 2 (1.68%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (8.40%) Nessus
2 4 (3.36%) SCCM
3 1 (0.84%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.84%) Nmap
3 1 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.84%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 16 (13.45%) Adobe
2 10 (8.40%) CheckPoint
3 9 (7.56%) Cisco
3 9 (7.56%) Splunk
4 8 (6.72%) ArcSight
4 8 (6.72%) F5
4 8 (6.72%) Fortinet
4 8 (6.72%) Juniper
4 8 (6.72%) LogLogic
4 8 (6.72%) LogRhythm
5 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.04%) Tripwire
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle
8 2 (1.68%) Citrix
8 2 (1.68%) Dell
8 2 (1.68%) Intel
8 2 (1.68%) VMware
9 1 (0.84%) Apple
9 1 (0.84%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.84%) Interwoven
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