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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 17 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing Information Security 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.10% 1.92% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.93% 2.21% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £600 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £600 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £20.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+4.15% -60.78%
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
135 136 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 85.99% 87.18% 85.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 101 120
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £50.78 £45.43 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.77% +278.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 9 (60.00%) CISSP
2 8 (53.33%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (53.33%) Security Operations
3 7 (46.67%) COBIT
4 6 (40.00%) Security Management
5 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (20.00%) Change Management
7 3 (20.00%) SIEM
8 2 (13.33%) Web Filtering
8 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
8 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
8 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) Retail
8 2 (13.33%) Time Management
8 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
9 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (6.67%) Project Management
9 1 (6.67%) C
9 1 (6.67%) ITIL
9 1 (6.67%) CISM
9 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
9 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act

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 1 (6.67%) Firewall
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
2 12 (80.00%) Security Analyst
3 11 (73.33%) Information Analyst
3 11 (73.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Information Risk Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Malware Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Malware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Security Operations
2 6 (40.00%) Security Management
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) SIEM
6 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (13.33%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Web Filtering
7 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (6.67%) Internal Audit
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) COBIT
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.67%) Proofpoint
2 1 (6.67%) Qualys