The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 71 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Security 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.28% - 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% - 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £474 £450 £401
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.84 £17.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+173.34% -66.66%
Information Security
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
569 386 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.69% 73.24% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 242 230
Average daily rate £412 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.57% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £9.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
1 7 (58.33%) VPN
1 7 (58.33%) CISSP
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) Security Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) ISSAP
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Security Management
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) PKI
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (8.33%) PMI
5 1 (8.33%) PMP
5 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Nagios

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
1 7 (58.33%) VPN
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
1 7 (58.33%) Security Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Procurement Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Security Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) ISSAP
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PMP
3 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Icinga
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) VMware
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