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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 68 96 93
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -3
Contract jobs citing Information Security 51 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.36% 1.07% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 1.34% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 11 12
Median daily rate £445 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £385 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £22.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+63.33% -55.88%
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
1654 1790 1533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.54% 80.16% 75.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 1094 897
Median daily rate £380 £388 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +8.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 85 71
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £46.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +13 19 £437 +1.21%
Basingstoke -7 12 £700 +82.41% 2
Hook +3 4 £475 +5.20%
Southampton +11 1 - - 2
Gosport - 1 £573 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 35 (40.70%) CISSP
2 28 (32.56%) Firewall
3 27 (31.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (29.07%) Security Cleared
5 24 (27.91%) Management Information System
5 24 (27.91%) Cisco
6 23 (26.74%) ITIL
7 22 (25.58%) PCI DSS
8 21 (24.42%) Information Assurance
8 21 (24.42%) Windows
9 20 (23.26%) CISM
10 19 (22.09%) Risk Management
10 19 (22.09%) Security Management
10 19 (22.09%) Intrusion Detection
11 18 (20.93%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (19.77%) Data Protection
12 17 (19.77%) Security Operations
13 16 (18.60%) Data Centre
13 16 (18.60%) Change Management
13 16 (18.60%) Finance
14 15 (17.44%) Linux
14 15 (17.44%) SIEM
15 14 (16.28%) Capacity Management
15 14 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
15 14 (16.28%) PKI
15 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
15 14 (16.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 13 (15.12%) Incident Management
16 13 (15.12%) Cryptography
17 12 (13.95%) SC Cleared

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 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.47%) MS Visio
3 6 (6.98%) MS Project
4 4 (4.65%) MS Office
5 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 4 (4.65%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.56%) Firewall
2 19 (22.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (11.63%) VPN
4 9 (10.47%) Internet
4 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
5 8 (9.30%) DNS
5 8 (9.30%) MPLS
5 8 (9.30%) SSL
6 7 (8.14%) DHCP
7 6 (6.98%) LAN
7 6 (6.98%) LDAP
7 6 (6.98%) Network Security
7 6 (6.98%) WAN
8 5 (5.81%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (5.81%) HTTP
9 4 (4.65%) Ethernet
9 4 (4.65%) ICMP
9 4 (4.65%) ISDN
9 4 (4.65%) PSTN
9 4 (4.65%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) DB2
1 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) JIRA
1 1 (1.16%) LabVIEW
General
1 16 (18.60%) Finance
2 11 (12.79%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.81%) Legal
4 3 (3.49%) Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.16%) Electronics
6 1 (1.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (20.93%) Consultant
1 18 (20.93%) Security Consultant
2 15 (17.44%) Security Specialist
3 11 (12.79%) Analyst
3 11 (12.79%) Information Security Specialist
3 11 (12.79%) Information Specialist
4 10 (11.63%) Architect
4 10 (11.63%) Information Security Consultant
4 10 (11.63%) Security Architect
5 9 (10.47%) Designer
6 7 (8.14%) Incident Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) Network Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Security Designer
8 5 (5.81%) IP Network Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) IP Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) Product Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) Security Operations Specialist
10 3 (3.49%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) Middleware
2 4 (4.65%) 802.1X
2 4 (4.65%) REST
3 3 (3.49%) J2EE
3 3 (3.49%) OAuth
3 3 (3.49%) OpenID
3 3 (3.49%) SAML
4 2 (2.33%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.16%) .NET
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.16%) SOAP
5 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.91%) Management Information System
2 16 (18.60%) Data Centre
3 14 (16.28%) PKI
4 13 (15.12%) Cryptography
5 9 (10.47%) Driving Licence
6 8 (9.30%) CESG
7 7 (8.14%) CESG CLAS
8 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (6.98%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (5.81%) VCE vBlock
10 4 (4.65%) AS400
10 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (4.65%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (4.65%) Mainframe
11 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
12 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
12 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
12 1 (1.16%) Smart Energy
12 1 (1.16%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.42%) Windows
2 15 (17.44%) Linux
3 8 (9.30%) Unix
4 6 (6.98%) Solaris
5 5 (5.81%) AIX
6 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) ITIL
2 21 (24.42%) Information Assurance
3 19 (22.09%) Risk Management
3 19 (22.09%) Security Management
4 17 (19.77%) Data Protection
4 17 (19.77%) Security Operations
5 16 (18.60%) Change Management
6 15 (17.44%) SIEM
7 14 (16.28%) Capacity Management
7 14 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (15.12%) Incident Management
9 12 (13.95%) Information Security Management
10 10 (11.63%) Problem Management
10 10 (11.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (10.47%) Asset Management
11 9 (10.47%) ISMS
11 9 (10.47%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (10.47%) Project Management
12 8 (9.30%) Analytics
12 8 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.81%) Java
2 3 (3.49%) C
2 3 (3.49%) Perl
2 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.49%) Python
2 3 (3.49%) VBScript
3 2 (2.33%) C++
3 2 (2.33%) SQL
4 1 (1.16%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (40.70%) CISSP
2 25 (29.07%) Security Cleared
3 20 (23.26%) CISM
4 18 (20.93%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (13.95%) SC Cleared
6 11 (12.79%) CCNP
7 10 (11.63%) CCNA
7 10 (11.63%) CLAS
8 9 (10.47%) Degree
9 7 (8.14%) GCIH
10 6 (6.98%) CCSP
10 6 (6.98%) CESG Certified Professional
11 5 (5.81%) CCDP
11 5 (5.81%) CCIE
12 4 (4.65%) GIAC
13 3 (3.49%) GCIA
13 3 (3.49%) MCP
13 3 (3.49%) MCSE
13 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (3.49%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (31.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (25.58%) PCI DSS
3 14 (16.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 8 (9.30%) RMADS
5 4 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (4.65%) ISO27002
6 3 (3.49%) COBIT
6 3 (3.49%) COSO
6 3 (3.49%) ISO22301
6 3 (3.49%) JSP 440
6 3 (3.49%) SAS 70
7 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) RSA Security Analytics
2 4 (4.65%) Puppet
3 3 (3.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.49%) OpenAM
3 3 (3.49%) OpenIDM
3 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (27.91%) Cisco
2 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.14%) CheckPoint
3 7 (8.14%) Intel Security
3 7 (8.14%) Oracle
4 6 (6.98%) VMware
5 5 (5.81%) F5
6 4 (4.65%) Cyberoam
6 4 (4.65%) IBM
6 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.65%) Remedy
7 3 (3.49%) ForgeRock
7 3 (3.49%) Symantec
8 1 (1.16%) Arqiva
8 1 (1.16%) HP
8 1 (1.16%) NetWitness
8 1 (1.16%) SAP
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