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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 17 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Contract jobs citing Information Security 23 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.03% 1.08% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 1.40% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 3
Median daily rate £488 £475 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +111.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £435 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £44.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-64.04% -1.11%
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
276 357 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 84.40% 76.77% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 263 264
Median daily rate £425 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Median hourly rate £21.00 £38.75 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.80% +70.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 2016.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 20 (64.52%) Retail
2 15 (48.39%) Security Architecture
3 13 (41.94%) CISSP
4 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (38.71%) PCI DSS
5 9 (29.03%) Risk Management
6 8 (25.81%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (22.58%) CISM
8 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (19.35%) Data Privacy
9 5 (16.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (16.13%) SaaS
9 5 (16.13%) PaaS
9 5 (16.13%) IaaS
9 5 (16.13%) Data Protection
9 5 (16.13%) CESG
9 5 (16.13%) Network Design
9 5 (16.13%) Windows
9 5 (16.13%) Service Management
9 5 (16.13%) CISA
9 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
10 4 (12.90%) Project Planning
10 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
10 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
10 4 (12.90%) Finance
10 4 (12.90%) Time Management
10 4 (12.90%) High Availability
10 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (9.68%) Prototyping

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 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (16.13%) IaaS
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (16.13%) PaaS
1 5 (16.13%) SaaS
2 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) BGP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.23%) HSRP
2 1 (3.23%) IPsec
2 1 (3.23%) MPLS
2 1 (3.23%) TACACS
2 1 (3.23%) VLAN
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
General
1 20 (64.52%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Architect
2 16 (51.61%) Security Architect
3 14 (45.16%) Information Architect
3 14 (45.16%) Information Security Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (19.35%) Security Manager
5 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
6 4 (12.90%) Information Security Project Manager
6 4 (12.90%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Information Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Change Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (3.23%) IT Security Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) CESG
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) CMDB
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Security Architecture
2 9 (29.03%) Risk Management
3 8 (25.81%) Identity Access Management
4 6 (19.35%) Data Privacy
4 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) Data Protection
5 5 (16.13%) Network Design
5 5 (16.13%) Service Management
6 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (12.90%) High Availability
6 4 (12.90%) Project Planning
6 4 (12.90%) Time Management
6 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.68%) Business Transformation
7 3 (9.68%) Identity Management
7 3 (9.68%) Prototyping
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) ITIL
8 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) CISSP
2 7 (22.58%) CISM
3 5 (16.13%) CISA
4 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) CLAS
5 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) CCIE
6 1 (3.23%) CCNA
6 1 (3.23%) CCNP
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (3.23%) PMP
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.23%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (38.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.45%) COBIT
3 1 (3.23%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (3.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (3.23%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
1 1 (3.23%) BT
1 1 (3.23%) CA
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco
1 1 (3.23%) F5
1 1 (3.23%) Juniper
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy
1 1 (3.23%) SAP
1 1 (3.23%) TippingPoint