The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 69 71 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing Information Security 17 34 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.50% 2.10% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 2.41% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 3
Median daily rate £675 £410 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.63% -18.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £15.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-2.90% -42.05%
Information Security
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
961 1412 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.74% 87.11% 82.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 949 692
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £566 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Leeds region.

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 21 (51.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (43.90%) Management Information System
3 14 (34.15%) CISSP
3 14 (34.15%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
4 12 (29.27%) Security Management
5 10 (24.39%) Business Continuity
5 10 (24.39%) Information Security Management
5 10 (24.39%) ISMS
5 10 (24.39%) Incident Management
6 8 (19.51%) CISA
6 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (17.07%) Security Operations
8 6 (14.63%) Finance
8 6 (14.63%) TOGAF
9 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
9 5 (12.20%) Protective Monitoring
9 5 (12.20%) BYOD
9 5 (12.20%) CISM
9 5 (12.20%) Identity Management
9 5 (12.20%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (9.76%) Firewall
10 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
10 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
10 4 (9.76%) CRISC
10 4 (9.76%) Network Design
10 4 (9.76%) CESG
10 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) SAP ERP
1 3 (7.32%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Firewall
2 3 (7.32%) Internet
2 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) FTP
3 2 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.88%) LDAP
3 2 (4.88%) SSH
4 1 (2.44%) Network Security
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Legal
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Security Manager
2 12 (29.27%) Security Assurance Manager
3 9 (21.95%) Architect
4 8 (19.51%) Security Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Compliance Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.32%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (7.32%) SAP Manager
6 3 (7.32%) SAP Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Compliance Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Information Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.20%) BYOD
3 4 (9.76%) CESG
4 3 (7.32%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.88%) PKI
6 1 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
2 12 (29.27%) Security Management
3 10 (24.39%) Business Continuity
3 10 (24.39%) Incident Management
3 10 (24.39%) Information Security Management
3 10 (24.39%) ISMS
4 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.07%) Security Operations
6 6 (14.63%) TOGAF
7 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (12.20%) Identity Management
7 5 (12.20%) Protective Monitoring
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.76%) Network Design
8 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.32%) CRM
9 3 (7.32%) ERP
9 3 (7.32%) Project Management
9 3 (7.32%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) Java
1 2 (4.88%) Python
1 2 (4.88%) Ruby
2 1 (2.44%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) CISSP
2 8 (19.51%) CISA
3 5 (12.20%) CESG Certified Professional
3 5 (12.20%) CISM
4 4 (9.76%) CRISC
5 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.88%) GSEC
5 2 (4.88%) GSLC
5 2 (4.88%) GSNA
5 2 (4.88%) SANS
5 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) MAPM
6 1 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (51.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (17.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
4 3 (7.32%) COBIT
4 3 (7.32%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (2.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) ACF2
1 1 (2.44%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.44%) zSecure
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (7.32%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) Splunk
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.44%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.44%) Symantec
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