The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 31 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Security 23 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.75% - 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.87% - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 1
Average daily rate £563 - £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £445 £415
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -50.00%
Information Security
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
392 303 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 80.99% 75.00% 74.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 133 116
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

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

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham - 22 £563 - 5
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 17 (68.00%) CISSP
2 12 (48.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 10 (40.00%) Finance
5 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
5 9 (36.00%) Project Management
6 7 (28.00%) CISA
6 7 (28.00%) Degree
6 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (24.00%) CISM
7 6 (24.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (20.00%) ITIL
8 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 5 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (20.00%) Patch Management
8 5 (20.00%) Security Patching
8 5 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
8 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (16.00%) Threat Modelling
9 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (12.00%) Banking
10 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (12.00%) Mobile App

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Consultant
2 13 (52.00%) Security Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Information Officer
4 5 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
4 5 (20.00%) Security Officer
5 4 (16.00%) Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Information Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) IT Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) IT Security Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Security Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Business Information Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Security Specialist
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (8.00%) Cryptography
6 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (36.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) Security Patching
3 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (16.00%) Threat Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) CISSP
2 7 (28.00%) CISA
2 7 (28.00%) Degree
3 6 (24.00%) CISM
4 2 (8.00%) CREST Certified
4 2 (8.00%) PCI QSA
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Nessus
2 1 (4.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) AirMagnet
1 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (4.00%) Cyber-Ark
1 1 (4.00%) Lancope
1 1 (4.00%) McAfee
1 1 (4.00%) Prolexic
1 1 (4.00%) Radware
1 1 (4.00%) Rapid7
1 1 (4.00%) Splunk
1 1 (4.00%) Tripwire
1 1 (4.00%) Tufin