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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 15 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Security 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 2.78% - 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £288 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £19.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+207.69% -61.76%
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
33 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 91.67% 88.24% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 11
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £347 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £13.60 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 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