The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 16 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Security 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 2.27% - 9.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £288 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -55.88%
Information Security
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 97.73% 91.30% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 18
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £325 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford 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 Salford

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Information Security
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Salford region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Security Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security