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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 29 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs citing Information Security 15 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.31% 0.81% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 1.01% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Median daily rate £413 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +133.33%

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
290 296 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 83.33% 80.00% 81.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 222 252
Median daily rate £413 £375 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £33.75 £10.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -42.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £10.50 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £80.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 2017.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 13 (48.15%) Retail
1 13 (48.15%) PCI DSS
2 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 12 (44.44%) CISSP
3 7 (25.93%) CISM
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.93%) Banking
3 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
3 7 (25.93%) Security Architecture
4 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (22.22%) Data Privacy
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 5 (18.52%) ISEB
5 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
5 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Network Security
6 4 (14.81%) RIA
6 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (14.81%) Defect Management
6 4 (14.81%) Threat Modelling
6 4 (14.81%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (14.81%) CREST Certified
6 4 (14.81%) CHECK Team Member
6 4 (14.81%) Virtual Team
6 4 (14.81%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (14.81%) Sourcefire
6 4 (14.81%) Snort
6 4 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Network Security
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (7.41%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) EDRMS
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
General
1 13 (48.15%) Retail
2 12 (44.44%) Finance
3 7 (25.93%) Banking
4 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Information Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Information Security Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Security Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Information Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Security Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Security Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Business Information Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Network Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Security Tester
7 1 (3.70%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) AppFabric
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) RIA
2 4 (14.81%) Virtual Team
3 3 (11.11%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (7.41%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (3.70%) CESG
5 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
1 7 (25.93%) Security Architecture
1 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Data Privacy
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.81%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (14.81%) Defect Management
4 4 (14.81%) ETL
4 4 (14.81%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (14.81%) Threat Modelling
5 3 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (11.11%) Information Management
5 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Test Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) CISSP
2 7 (25.93%) CISM
3 5 (18.52%) ISEB
4 4 (14.81%) CHECK Team Member
4 4 (14.81%) CREST Certified
5 3 (11.11%) CISA
5 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
6 2 (7.41%) IIBA
7 1 (3.70%) CLAS
7 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) PCI DSS
2 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.41%) GDPR
4 1 (3.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Snort
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Sourcefire