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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Information Security 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+18.88% +25.00%
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
90 69 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 64.29% 58.97% 69.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 37 26
Average daily rate £350 £345 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £675 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £155.00 £43.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.64% +258.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £31.70 £32.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.38 £155.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT