The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 12 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Security 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 4.17% - 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% - 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £525 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £473 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £44.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-60.67% +154.28%
Information Security
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36 85 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 75.00% 79.44% 85.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 59 31
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.77 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Information Security
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) ISMS
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Security Auditing
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Unix

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Application Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Audit Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Risk Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) ISMS
1 1 (33.33%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java