The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 49 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Information Security 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.28% 0.66% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.84% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £52.56 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-60.04% +133.61%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
300 357 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 84.03% 78.81% 73.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 192 225
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 30 23
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.91% +5.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £23.75 £29.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £46.20 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 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
Gloucester - 1 - - 3
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) Records Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Account Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Sales Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Records Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001