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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank - 50 51
Contract jobs citing Information Security 0 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 1.00% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.24% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £15.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-2.90% -42.05%
Information Security
South West

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
350 402 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 78.13% 80.24% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 229 199
Median daily rate £425 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 19 14
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (50.00%) QA
1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) ISMS
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Fintech
4 1 (12.50%) IISP
4 1 (12.50%) CLAS
4 1 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) CESG
4 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (12.50%) Sentinel
4 1 (12.50%) CISSP
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Sentinel
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Sales Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Information Risk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Risk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Risk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) CLAS Security Advisor
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Information
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Security
3 1 (12.50%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CESG
1 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (12.50%) Fintech
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) ISMS
2 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) CLAS
1 1 (12.50%) IISP
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework