The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 30 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing Information Security 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.55% 1.59% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.94% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £138 £358 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% -37.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £44.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-64.04% -1.11%
Information Security
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
145 103 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 79.67% 81.75% 68.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 66 52
Median daily rate £288 £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% +8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £70.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Qualitative Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Services Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Qualitative Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix