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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 76 81 98
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Contract jobs citing Information Security 40 38 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.05% 1.78% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 2.15% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 11
Median daily rate £488 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £350 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £592 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £445 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.79% +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £27.40 £51.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% -46.27%
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
1517 1769 1608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.79% 83.05% 77.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1145 927
Median daily rate £400 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 87 75
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.30 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Winchester +12 10 £450 - 1
Hook - 10 £575 -
Basingstoke -11 9 £700 +83.00% 1
Portsmouth - 2 £601 - 1
Southampton - 2 £350 - 4
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 28 (32.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (31.40%) CISSP
2 27 (31.40%) Firewall
3 24 (27.91%) Management Information System
3 24 (27.91%) Windows
4 21 (24.42%) ITIL
4 21 (24.42%) Security Cleared
5 20 (23.26%) PCI DSS
6 19 (22.09%) Cisco
6 19 (22.09%) Security Management
7 18 (20.93%) Information Assurance
7 18 (20.93%) Security Operations
8 17 (19.77%) Intrusion Detection
9 16 (18.60%) Linux
10 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
10 15 (17.44%) Active Directory
10 15 (17.44%) Risk Management
10 15 (17.44%) Change Management
10 15 (17.44%) Data Protection
10 15 (17.44%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (17.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 14 (16.28%) Data Centre
11 14 (16.28%) CISM
12 13 (15.12%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
13 12 (13.95%) Finance
13 12 (13.95%) Capacity Management
13 12 (13.95%) Cryptography
13 12 (13.95%) Incident Management
14 11 (12.79%) Information Security Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (3.49%) Apache
1 3 (3.49%) JBoss
1 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.16%) Drupal
2 1 (1.16%) IIS
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.47%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.81%) MS Office
3 5 (5.81%) MS Project
4 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) IaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Office 365
2 1 (1.16%) PaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 27 (31.40%) Firewall
2 17 (19.77%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (10.47%) Internet
3 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
4 7 (8.14%) DNS
4 7 (8.14%) LDAP
4 7 (8.14%) MPLS
4 7 (8.14%) VPN
5 6 (6.98%) DHCP
6 5 (5.81%) SSL
6 5 (5.81%) Wireless
7 4 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.65%) HTTP
7 4 (4.65%) LAN
7 4 (4.65%) Network Security
7 4 (4.65%) WAN
8 3 (3.49%) ADSL
8 3 (3.49%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.49%) ISDN
8 3 (3.49%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) JIRA
1 1 (1.16%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (13.95%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.81%) Legal
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
4 1 (1.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (18.60%) Consultant
1 16 (18.60%) Security Consultant
1 16 (18.60%) Security Specialist
2 11 (12.79%) Information Security Specialist
2 11 (12.79%) Information Specialist
3 10 (11.63%) Designer
4 9 (10.47%) Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Architect
5 7 (8.14%) Information Security Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) Security Designer
6 6 (6.98%) Security Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Incident Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) ArcSight Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Development Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) IP Network Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) REST
2 4 (4.65%) J2EE
2 4 (4.65%) OAuth
2 4 (4.65%) OpenID
2 4 (4.65%) Regular Expression
2 4 (4.65%) SAML
3 3 (3.49%) 802.1X
3 3 (3.49%) Middleware
4 2 (2.33%) WebCenter
4 2 (2.33%) XML
5 1 (1.16%) .NET
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.91%) Management Information System
2 14 (16.28%) Data Centre
3 12 (13.95%) Cryptography
4 10 (11.63%) PKI
5 8 (9.30%) Driving Licence
5 8 (9.30%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.81%) CESG
6 5 (5.81%) VCE vBlock
7 4 (4.65%) AS400
7 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.65%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (4.65%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.33%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.16%) Smart Energy
9 1 (1.16%) Smart Meter
9 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.91%) Windows
2 16 (18.60%) Linux
3 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.98%) Unix
5 5 (5.81%) Solaris
6 4 (4.65%) AIX
6 4 (4.65%) Windows 10
6 4 (4.65%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.65%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.33%) CentOS
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.42%) ITIL
2 19 (22.09%) Security Management
3 18 (20.93%) Information Assurance
3 18 (20.93%) Security Operations
4 15 (17.44%) Change Management
4 15 (17.44%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (17.44%) Data Protection
4 15 (17.44%) Risk Management
5 12 (13.95%) Capacity Management
5 12 (13.95%) Incident Management
6 11 (12.79%) Information Security Management
6 11 (12.79%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (11.63%) Problem Management
7 10 (11.63%) SIEM
8 9 (10.47%) Asset Management
8 9 (10.47%) ISMS
8 9 (10.47%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (10.47%) Vulnerability Management
9 8 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (9.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.98%) Java
3 4 (4.65%) VBScript
4 3 (3.49%) Perl
4 3 (3.49%) Python
4 3 (3.49%) SQL
5 2 (2.33%) C
5 2 (2.33%) C++
5 2 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (1.16%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (31.40%) CISSP
2 21 (24.42%) Security Cleared
3 14 (16.28%) CISM
4 13 (15.12%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (11.63%) CCNP
6 7 (8.14%) Degree
7 6 (6.98%) CCSP
7 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
8 5 (5.81%) CCDP
8 5 (5.81%) CCNA
8 5 (5.81%) GCIH
9 4 (4.65%) CCIE
9 4 (4.65%) DV Cleared
9 4 (4.65%) GIAC
10 3 (3.49%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (3.49%) CLAS
10 3 (3.49%) RHCSA
11 2 (2.33%) HND
12 1 (1.16%) CISA
12 1 (1.16%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (32.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (23.26%) PCI DSS
3 15 (17.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 6 (6.98%) JSP 440
4 6 (6.98%) RMADS
5 4 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (4.65%) GPG13
5 4 (4.65%) ISO27002
6 3 (3.49%) COBIT
6 3 (3.49%) ISO22301
7 1 (1.16%) COSO
7 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
7 1 (1.16%) QA
7 1 (1.16%) SAS 70
7 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (17.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) RSA Security Analytics
2 4 (4.65%) ArcSight ESM
2 4 (4.65%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (4.65%) OpenAM
2 4 (4.65%) OpenIDM
2 4 (4.65%) Puppet
3 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.16%) EnCase
4 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (22.09%) Cisco
2 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.30%) Oracle
4 7 (8.14%) CheckPoint
4 7 (8.14%) VMware
5 5 (5.81%) Intel Security
5 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.65%) ArcSight
6 4 (4.65%) F5
6 4 (4.65%) ForgeRock
6 4 (4.65%) IBM
6 4 (4.65%) Remedy
6 4 (4.65%) Symantec
7 3 (3.49%) Cyberoam
8 1 (1.16%) Arqiva
8 1 (1.16%) HP
8 1 (1.16%) NetWitness
8 1 (1.16%) SAP
8 1 (1.16%) Splunk
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