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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 46 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Information Security 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.74% 0.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £469 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -55.88%
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
460 372 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 85.19% 79.49% 75.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 219 113
Average daily rate £405 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £50.00 £21.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -5 2 £550 +37.50% 3
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 15 (57.69%) CISSP
2 12 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (34.62%) PCI DSS
4 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
5 8 (30.77%) Project Management
5 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (26.92%) Degree
7 6 (23.08%) Information Assurance
7 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
7 6 (23.08%) CISA
7 6 (23.08%) Firewall
7 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
7 6 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (19.23%) CISM
8 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL
8 5 (19.23%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (19.23%) Patch Management
8 5 (19.23%) Security Patching
8 5 (19.23%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (15.38%) Threat Modelling
9 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
9 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
11 2 (7.69%) SDLC

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
1 6 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Consultant
2 12 (46.15%) Security Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Information Officer
4 5 (19.23%) Information Security Officer
4 5 (19.23%) Security Officer
5 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Information Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) IT Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) IT Security Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Security Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Security Specialist
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Information Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 5 (19.23%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (19.23%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
4 2 (7.69%) FMCG
4 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 6 (23.08%) Information Assurance
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (19.23%) ITIL
5 5 (19.23%) Patch Management
5 5 (19.23%) Security Patching
5 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (15.38%) Threat Modelling
7 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (7.69%) SDLC
8 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) CISSP
2 7 (26.92%) Degree
3 6 (23.08%) CISA
4 5 (19.23%) CISM
5 2 (7.69%) CREST Certified
5 2 (7.69%) PCI QSA
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (34.62%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle