The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Northamptonshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 41 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Contract jobs citing Information Security 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.56% 0.44% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.64% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £318 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £418 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £17.71 £38.19
% change year-on-year
+185.14% -53.62%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
289 156 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 80.28% 68.42% 66.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 97 153
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 6
Average hourly rate £16.17 £14.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.46% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.25 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.42 £14.50 £150.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -8 2 £318 - 2
Wellingborough - - - -
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Security
2 1 (16.67%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management