The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 Glasgow 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 65 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing Information Security 7 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.86% 1.52% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 2.16% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 £91
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.79% +243.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £90 £89
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £428 £96
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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
629 555 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.37% 70.43% 69.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 291 277
Average daily rate £350 £366 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.43% +12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £497 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 13
Average hourly rate £13.50 £9.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.94% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Information Security
Scotland

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (64.29%) CISSP
2 7 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (50.00%) CISM
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Data Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Security
5 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (21.43%) UNIX
5 3 (21.43%) CRD IV
5 3 (21.43%) COREP
5 3 (21.43%) FINREP
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) CCSP
6 2 (14.29%) GIAC
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) LAN
6 2 (14.29%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (14.29%) SSCP
6 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 2 (14.29%) SIEM
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

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

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Consultant
2 8 (57.14%) Security Consultant
2 8 (57.14%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (14.29%) RMADS
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) MVS
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (21.43%) Data Security
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 2 (14.29%) SIEM
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Information Management
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CISSP
2 7 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (14.29%) GIAC
3 2 (14.29%) CEH
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) SSCP
3 2 (14.29%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) CRD IV
1 3 (21.43%) COREP
1 3 (21.43%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy
1 1 (7.14%) VMware
1 1 (7.14%) Qualys
1 1 (7.14%) F5
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