The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 23 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Information Security 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.87% 4.49% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 4.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £500 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £472 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
+10.94% -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £22.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+63.33% -55.88%
Information Security
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
151 144 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 86.78% 92.31% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 109 136
Median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £675 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 6
Median hourly rate £50.78 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.24% -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Luton region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 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 Luton region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 17 (54.84%) Security Operations
2 15 (48.39%) CISSP
3 13 (41.94%) Cyberthreat
4 12 (38.71%) E-Commerce
5 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
6 10 (32.26%) COBIT
6 10 (32.26%) Security Management
7 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
8 7 (22.58%) Network Security
9 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
9 6 (19.35%) Legal
10 5 (16.13%) Cryptography
11 4 (12.90%) Retail
12 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
12 3 (9.68%) CISM
12 3 (9.68%) Change Management
12 3 (9.68%) People Management
12 3 (9.68%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
12 3 (9.68%) SIEM
12 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
13 2 (6.45%) PCI QSA
13 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (6.45%) CRM
13 2 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
13 2 (6.45%) Information Security Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
General
1 6 (19.35%) Legal
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Analyst
1 20 (64.52%) Security Analyst
2 18 (58.06%) Information Analyst
2 18 (58.06%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Information Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Information Security Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Security Architect
4 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Security Operations Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Information Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Information Risk Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Information Security Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Malware Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Malware Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Information Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.13%) Cryptography
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Security Operations
2 12 (38.71%) E-Commerce
3 10 (32.26%) Security Management
4 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (9.68%) People Management
5 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) SIEM
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security Management
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) CISSP
2 3 (9.68%) CISM
3 2 (6.45%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
2 10 (32.26%) COBIT
3 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Proofpoint
1 1 (3.23%) Qualys