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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 101 86 95
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Contract jobs citing Information Security 14 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.67% 1.16% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.59% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £405 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £60.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-70.83% +87.50%
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
1508 1324 1408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 72.02% 73.23% 73.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 787 763
Average daily rate £375 £378 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 81 99
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.13 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -28.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.25 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Southampton -9 1 - - 2
Havant - 1 - - 2
Romsey - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Hook - - - -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 20 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Cisco
3 12 (34.29%) ITIL
3 12 (34.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
4 11 (31.43%) Windows
4 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (31.43%) Firewall
4 11 (31.43%) Security Management
5 10 (28.57%) CISSP
5 10 (28.57%) Security Architecture
6 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
6 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
6 9 (25.71%) Data Protection
7 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
7 8 (22.86%) CISA
7 8 (22.86%) CISM
7 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
7 8 (22.86%) CESG
8 7 (20.00%) VMware
8 7 (20.00%) Degree
8 7 (20.00%) Network Security
9 6 (17.14%) UNIX
9 6 (17.14%) LAN
9 6 (17.14%) Blue Coat
9 6 (17.14%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (17.14%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (17.14%) JSP 440
9 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 3 (8.57%) Apache
1 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.57%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) Network Security
3 6 (17.14%) LAN
4 5 (14.29%) SSL
4 5 (14.29%) SAN
4 5 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (11.43%) Internet
5 4 (11.43%) WAN
5 4 (11.43%) LDAP
6 3 (8.57%) IPsec
7 2 (5.71%) SSH
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.71%) ATM
7 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.71%) VPN
8 1 (2.86%) DNS
8 1 (2.86%) SMTP
8 1 (2.86%) FTP
8 1 (2.86%) HTTP
8 1 (2.86%) tcpdump
General
1 3 (8.57%) Military
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Security Architect
3 5 (14.29%) CLAS Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Security Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Information Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Information Security Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Security Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Security Officer
6 2 (5.71%) Information Security Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Network Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) JSP
1 3 (8.57%) SAML
1 3 (8.57%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
2 8 (22.86%) CESG
3 6 (17.14%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 4 (11.43%) Freedom of Information Act
5 4 (11.43%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (8.57%) RMADS
6 3 (8.57%) Open Source
6 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (5.71%) PKI
8 1 (2.86%) Clustering
8 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
8 1 (2.86%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) UNIX
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Security Management
3 10 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 9 (25.71%) Data Protection
4 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
5 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
6 6 (17.14%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Information Assurance
7 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
7 5 (14.29%) Identity Management
8 4 (11.43%) Information Security Management
8 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
8 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.57%) Data Security
9 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) C
2 3 (8.57%) Perl
2 3 (8.57%) PHP
2 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) C++
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
3 10 (28.57%) CISSP
4 8 (22.86%) CISA
4 8 (22.86%) CISM
5 7 (20.00%) Degree
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (11.43%) MBA
7 4 (11.43%) CCNP
8 3 (8.57%) CCSE
8 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (5.71%) MCSE
10 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.86%) PgMP
10 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
10 1 (2.86%) GIAC
10 1 (2.86%) CEH
10 1 (2.86%) MCITP
10 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (17.14%) JSP 440
3 4 (11.43%) COBIT
4 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.86%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.57%) Snort
3 3 (8.57%) Shibboleth
3 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
1 3 (8.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Cisco
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.00%) VMware
4 6 (17.14%) Blue Coat
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 4 (11.43%) McAfee
6 4 (11.43%) HP
6 4 (11.43%) Juniper
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle
7 3 (8.57%) IBM
7 3 (8.57%) Sourcefire
7 3 (8.57%) Symantec
8 2 (5.71%) Sophos
8 2 (5.71%) Citrix
8 2 (5.71%) Nokia
9 1 (2.86%) BMC
9 1 (2.86%) Websense
9 1 (2.86%) Remedy
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
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