The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 35 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Information Security 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.56% 1.60% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 2.08% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Median daily rate £600 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.06% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.63 £20.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+8.12% -60.78%
Information Security
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
265 289 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 75.28% 77.27% 83.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 218 252
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £319 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 5
Median hourly rate £38.50 £13.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (38.46%) Network Design
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (38.46%) SaaS
1 5 (38.46%) PaaS
1 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
1 5 (38.46%) IaaS
1 5 (38.46%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Data Privacy
2 4 (30.77%) High Availability
2 4 (30.77%) SIEM
2 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) CISSP
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (23.08%) Office 365
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) ISO22301
4 2 (15.38%) ISO27005
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 2 (15.38%) ISO27002
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (38.46%) IaaS
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (38.46%) PaaS
1 5 (38.46%) SaaS
2 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) BGP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) HSRP
2 1 (7.69%) IPsec
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) TACACS
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Compliance Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SaaS Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) CESG
1 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Network Design
1 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Data Privacy
2 4 (30.77%) High Availability
2 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
2 4 (30.77%) SIEM
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) SABSA
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CISSP
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CEH
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) CRISC
3 1 (7.69%) GIAC
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
3 1 (7.69%) SANS
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) ISO22301
2 2 (15.38%) ISO27002
2 2 (15.38%) ISO27005
2 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.69%) COBIT
3 1 (7.69%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (7.69%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) F5
1 1 (7.69%) Juniper
1 1 (7.69%) TippingPoint
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