The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 78 103 84
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -19
Contract jobs citing Information Security 46 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.18% 0.64% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 0.84% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 7 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £530 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £461 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.80 £20.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+74.00% -66.66%
Information Security
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1715 1544 1294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.32% 75.50% 74.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1126 903 740
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 74 88
Average hourly rate £23.75 £37.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 17 £500 - 4
Winchester -12 7 £450 +30.43% 1
Andover - 3 £344 -
Portsmouth +4 1 £350 -22.22%
Aldershot - 1 £575 - 4
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 28 (40.00%) Windows
2 27 (38.57%) Firewall
3 25 (35.71%) Finance
4 23 (32.86%) Linux
5 22 (31.43%) Security Management
5 22 (31.43%) Management Information System
6 20 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 19 (27.14%) ITIL
7 19 (27.14%) PCI DSS
8 18 (25.71%) Security Cleared
9 16 (22.86%) Cyber Security
10 15 (21.43%) MS Excel
11 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 14 (20.00%) CISSP
11 14 (20.00%) UNIX
11 14 (20.00%) Information Security Management
12 13 (18.57%) Financial Institution
12 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (15.71%) SIEM
14 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (15.71%) Content Management
14 11 (15.71%) Enterprise Architecture
14 11 (15.71%) Change Management
14 11 (15.71%) VMware
15 10 (14.29%) Oracle
15 10 (14.29%) MS Project
15 10 (14.29%) MS Visio
15 10 (14.29%) Degree
15 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.71%) CMS
1 4 (5.71%) WordPress
1 4 (5.71%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (4.29%) IIS
2 3 (4.29%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.43%) JBoss
3 1 (1.43%) GlassFish
Applications
1 15 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 10 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Payroll
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Taleo
2 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.57%) Firewall
2 20 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (11.43%) Internet
4 6 (8.57%) Network Security
4 6 (8.57%) SSL
5 5 (7.14%) HTTP
5 5 (7.14%) VPN
5 5 (7.14%) SSH
6 3 (4.29%) SMS
7 2 (2.86%) WAN
7 2 (2.86%) LDAP
7 2 (2.86%) LAN
7 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.86%) Wireless
8 1 (1.43%) IPsec
8 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.86%) DB2
4 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MSI
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (35.71%) Finance
2 13 (18.57%) Financial Institution
3 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Legal
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (21.43%) Analyst
2 12 (17.14%) Consultant
2 12 (17.14%) Security Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Security Specialist
4 8 (11.43%) Solutions Designer
4 8 (11.43%) Designer
5 5 (7.14%) ArcSight Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.71%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) .NET
2 5 (7.14%) Middleware
2 5 (7.14%) HTML
3 4 (5.71%) HTML5
3 4 (5.71%) JSP
4 3 (4.29%) SOAP
4 3 (4.29%) REST
4 3 (4.29%) Regular Expression
4 3 (4.29%) JSF
4 3 (4.29%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.43%) Java EE
5 1 (1.43%) SPML
5 1 (1.43%) SailPoint
5 1 (1.43%) Web Services
5 1 (1.43%) XML
5 1 (1.43%) SAML
5 1 (1.43%) Servlets
5 1 (1.43%) J2EE
5 1 (1.43%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.43%) Management Information System
2 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 8 (11.43%) PKI
4 7 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 7 (10.00%) AS400
4 7 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.71%) RMADS
6 4 (5.71%) Social Media
6 4 (5.71%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.86%) Statistics
8 1 (1.43%) CESG
8 1 (1.43%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.00%) Windows
2 23 (32.86%) Linux
3 14 (20.00%) UNIX
4 8 (11.43%) AIX
4 8 (11.43%) Solaris
5 3 (4.29%) Windows Vista
5 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) Security Management
2 19 (27.14%) ITIL
3 16 (22.86%) Cyber Security
4 14 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 12 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (15.71%) SIEM
6 11 (15.71%) Change Management
6 11 (15.71%) Content Management
6 11 (15.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (12.86%) Requirements Management
7 9 (12.86%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (12.86%) Incident Management
8 7 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (10.00%) Validation
8 7 (10.00%) PRINCE
9 6 (8.57%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.57%) Digital Forensics
9 6 (8.57%) Line Management
9 6 (8.57%) Patch Management
10 5 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) Perl
2 6 (8.57%) Java
2 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (8.57%) Python
3 5 (7.14%) PHP
4 4 (5.71%) SQL
4 4 (5.71%) C
5 3 (4.29%) C++
5 3 (4.29%) VBA
5 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.43%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.00%) CISSP
3 10 (14.29%) Degree
3 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.14%) GCIA
5 4 (5.71%) GCIH
6 3 (4.29%) CISM
7 2 (2.86%) HND
7 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.86%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.86%) CCNA
8 1 (1.43%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.43%) CCSE
8 1 (1.43%) CEH
8 1 (1.43%) PMP
8 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.43%) CISA
8 1 (1.43%) CCNP
8 1 (1.43%) MBA
8 1 (1.43%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (27.14%) PCI DSS
2 8 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (11.43%) COBIT
3 7 (10.00%) SLA
4 6 (8.57%) COSO
5 3 (4.29%) JSP 440
6 2 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (2.86%) QA
7 1 (1.43%) GPG13
System Software
1 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.43%) Shibboleth
4 1 (1.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (4.29%) SCCM
1 3 (4.29%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (4.29%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.71%) VMware
3 10 (14.29%) Oracle
4 9 (12.86%) McAfee
5 8 (11.43%) ArcSight
6 7 (10.00%) Cisco
6 7 (10.00%) IBM
7 4 (5.71%) Google
7 4 (5.71%) Sitecore
7 4 (5.71%) Facebook
7 4 (5.71%) Twitter
8 3 (4.29%) Rackspace
8 3 (4.29%) Varonis
8 3 (4.29%) Lumension
8 3 (4.29%) SAP
8 3 (4.29%) HP
9 2 (2.86%) F5
10 1 (1.43%) Websense
10 1 (1.43%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.43%) Juniper
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