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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 57 77 108
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +31
Contract jobs citing Information Security 53 56 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.86% 2.55% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 3.11% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 36 6
Median daily rate £414 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.05% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £413 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.90% -38.00%
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
1424 1800 1726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.77% 81.97% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 1113 955
Median daily rate £420 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 101 86
Median hourly rate £38.25 £39.37 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.84% +57.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £60.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +5 11 £425 -5.55%
Southampton - 5 £660 -
Havant - 4 - - 1
Basingstoke -1 2 - -
Portsmouth -2 1 - - 1
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 37 (38.95%) Management Information System
2 32 (33.68%) PCI DSS
3 29 (30.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (28.42%) CISSP
5 24 (25.26%) Security Cleared
6 22 (23.16%) Data Centre
7 21 (22.11%) Active Directory
7 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
7 21 (22.11%) Security Management
7 21 (22.11%) Firewall
8 20 (21.05%) Cisco
8 20 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (20.00%) ITIL
9 19 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 19 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 18 (18.95%) ISMS
10 18 (18.95%) Cybersecurity
10 18 (18.95%) Information Security Management
11 17 (17.89%) LDAP
11 17 (17.89%) Information Assurance
11 17 (17.89%) Degree
12 16 (16.84%) Linux
13 15 (15.79%) SAML
13 15 (15.79%) CISM
13 15 (15.79%) Change Management
14 14 (14.74%) CCNP
14 14 (14.74%) Windows
14 14 (14.74%) OAuth
14 14 (14.74%) OpenID
14 14 (14.74%) REST

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 5 (5.26%) IIS
2 3 (3.16%) Apache
2 3 (3.16%) JBoss
3 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (13.68%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.05%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.05%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.05%) Maximo
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.37%) SaaS
2 1 (1.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.11%) Firewall
2 19 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (17.89%) LDAP
4 13 (13.68%) DNS
5 11 (11.58%) Internet
5 11 (11.58%) MPLS
5 11 (11.58%) Network Security
6 9 (9.47%) DHCP
7 7 (7.37%) TCP/IP
8 6 (6.32%) Ethernet
8 6 (6.32%) LAN
8 6 (6.32%) WAN
9 5 (5.26%) ADSL
9 5 (5.26%) ICMP
9 5 (5.26%) IPsec
9 5 (5.26%) ISDN
9 5 (5.26%) PSTN
9 5 (5.26%) SNMP
9 5 (5.26%) SSL
9 5 (5.26%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (8.42%) Legal
1 8 (8.42%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.32%) Finance
3 5 (5.26%) Law
4 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (18.95%) Consultant
2 17 (17.89%) Security Consultant
3 11 (11.58%) Analyst
3 11 (11.58%) Security Analyst
4 10 (10.53%) Designer
5 9 (9.47%) Security Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Network Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Architect
7 7 (7.37%) Security Designer
8 6 (6.32%) Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Information Security Consultant
8 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Security Architect
9 5 (5.26%) CISSP Consultant
9 5 (5.26%) Security Specialist
9 5 (5.26%) SIEM Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Access Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Windows Engineer
11 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.79%) SAML
2 14 (14.74%) OAuth
2 14 (14.74%) OpenID
2 14 (14.74%) REST
3 8 (8.42%) J2EE
4 5 (5.26%) 802.1X
5 2 (2.11%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.11%) Web Services
6 1 (1.05%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 37 (38.95%) Management Information System
2 22 (23.16%) Data Centre
3 11 (11.58%) Cryptography
3 11 (11.58%) PKI
4 10 (10.53%) Driving Licence
5 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (4.21%) Reference Data
7 3 (3.16%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.11%) CESG
8 2 (2.11%) CMDB
8 2 (2.11%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (2.11%) EMC VNX
8 2 (2.11%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (1.05%) Blog
9 1 (1.05%) Derivative
9 1 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.84%) Linux
2 14 (14.74%) Windows
3 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.21%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.11%) Unix
7 2 (2.11%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.11%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.11%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) Security Management
2 19 (20.00%) ITIL
3 18 (18.95%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (18.95%) Information Security Management
3 18 (18.95%) ISMS
4 17 (17.89%) Information Assurance
5 15 (15.79%) Change Management
6 14 (14.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (14.74%) Identity Access Management
7 13 (13.68%) Capacity Management
7 13 (13.68%) Incident Management
7 13 (13.68%) Problem Management
7 13 (13.68%) Project Management
7 13 (13.68%) Risk Management
8 12 (12.63%) Data Protection
9 11 (11.58%) Computer Security
9 11 (11.58%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (11.58%) Security Patching
10 10 (10.53%) Mentoring
10 10 (10.53%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.53%) SQL
2 8 (8.42%) Java
3 3 (3.16%) Perl
3 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.11%) Python
5 1 (1.05%) C++
5 1 (1.05%) VB
5 1 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (28.42%) CISSP
2 24 (25.26%) Security Cleared
3 20 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 17 (17.89%) Degree
6 15 (15.79%) CISM
7 14 (14.74%) CCNP
8 13 (13.68%) CCSP
9 9 (9.47%) CCDP
10 7 (7.37%) CCNA
11 4 (4.21%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 4 (4.21%) CISA
11 4 (4.21%) GCIH
11 4 (4.21%) GIAC
11 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (3.16%) CESG Certified Professional
13 2 (2.11%) DV Cleared
13 2 (2.11%) RHCSA
14 1 (1.05%) CEH
14 1 (1.05%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (33.68%) PCI DSS
2 29 (30.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (12.63%) JSP 440
4 10 (10.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (6.32%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (2.11%) GPG13
6 2 (2.11%) PA-DSS
6 2 (2.11%) RMADS
7 1 (1.05%) COBIT
7 1 (1.05%) ISO27002
7 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 21 (22.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.11%) vSphere
4 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (14.74%) OpenAM
1 14 (14.74%) OpenIDM
2 6 (6.32%) Puppet
3 4 (4.21%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (4.21%) WSUS
4 2 (2.11%) ArcSight ESM
4 2 (2.11%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.05%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
2 20 (21.05%) Cisco
3 14 (14.74%) ForgeRock
4 12 (12.63%) CheckPoint
5 11 (11.58%) VMware
6 7 (7.37%) Splunk
7 6 (6.32%) LogRhythm
7 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.26%) Cyberoam
8 5 (5.26%) F5
8 5 (5.26%) HP
8 5 (5.26%) Qualys
9 4 (4.21%) Intel Security
9 4 (4.21%) Oracle
10 3 (3.16%) ArcSight
10 3 (3.16%) Arqiva
11 2 (2.11%) arcserve
11 2 (2.11%) EMC
11 2 (2.11%) Tripwire
12 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com