The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Luton region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 30 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Information Security 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.97% 2.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.99 £60.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-51.68% +84.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
170 64 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 83.74% 77.11% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 37 40
Average daily rate £425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £315 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% -15.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Telnet
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Telnet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft