The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Security 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £445 £415
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -50.00%
Information Security
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 78.57% 75.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 7
Average daily rate £360 £263 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.95% -36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.63 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.73% +22.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Wakefield region.

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

Information Security
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 5 (83.33%) SLA
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
1 5 (83.33%) CCTV
1 5 (83.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CESG Infosec
2 1 (16.67%) RMADS
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) CESG
2 1 (16.67%) Nessus

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Field Support Technician
1 5 (83.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) CCTV
1 5 (83.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) CESG Infosec
2 1 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (16.67%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft