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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 26 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing Information Security 14 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.93% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 0.33% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
Median daily rate £413 £550 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +30.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £52.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +84.21%

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
289 301 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 81.18% 85.03% 81.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 246 259
Median daily rate £413 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -53.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 25 (67.57%) Retail
2 18 (48.65%) CISSP
3 17 (45.95%) PCI DSS
4 15 (40.54%) Security Architecture
5 12 (32.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (32.43%) CISM
6 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (27.03%) Finance
7 10 (27.03%) Cyber Defence
8 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
9 8 (21.62%) Identity Access Management
9 8 (21.62%) Data Protection
10 7 (18.92%) Banking
10 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
10 7 (18.92%) CISA
11 6 (16.22%) Firewall
11 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
12 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
12 5 (13.51%) Network Security
12 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
12 5 (13.51%) ISEB
12 5 (13.51%) Service Management
13 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (10.81%) CESG
13 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
13 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
13 4 (10.81%) ETL
13 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
13 4 (10.81%) Web Services
13 4 (10.81%) Time Management

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 (8.11%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) Network Security
3 4 (10.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.41%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 25 (67.57%) Retail
2 10 (27.03%) Finance
3 7 (18.92%) Banking
4 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Billing
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Architect
1 15 (40.54%) Security Architect
2 14 (37.84%) Information Architect
2 14 (37.84%) Information Security Architect
3 8 (21.62%) Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Security Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Security Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Information Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Information Security Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Security Project Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Tester
8 2 (5.41%) Business Information Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Information Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Network Security Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Programme Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Web Services
2 3 (8.11%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) AppFabric
2 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Cyber Defence
2 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) CESG
4 2 (5.41%) RIA
4 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) CMDB
5 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Security Architecture
2 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
4 8 (21.62%) Data Protection
4 8 (21.62%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
6 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) Service Management
7 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (10.81%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (10.81%) Data Privacy
7 4 (10.81%) Defect Management
7 4 (10.81%) ETL
7 4 (10.81%) Threat Modelling
7 4 (10.81%) Time Management
7 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
8 3 (8.11%) Business Process Improvement
8 3 (8.11%) Business Transformation
8 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) CISSP
2 12 (32.43%) CISM
3 7 (18.92%) CISA
4 5 (13.51%) ISEB
5 4 (10.81%) CHECK Team Member
5 4 (10.81%) CREST Certified
6 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
7 2 (5.41%) CLAS
7 2 (5.41%) IIBA
8 1 (2.70%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.70%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (45.95%) PCI DSS
2 12 (32.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (8.11%) COBIT
4 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Snort
2 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Sourcefire
3 1 (2.70%) BT
3 1 (2.70%) CA
3 1 (2.70%) Remedy
3 1 (2.70%) SAP