The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 18 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Information Security 19 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 7.92% 1.15% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.36% 1.61% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 1
Average daily rate
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£563 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £383 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £30.78 £16.76
% change year-on-year
+46.21% +83.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
203 124 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 84.58% 71.26% 68.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 50 37
Average daily rate £475 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £280 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £615 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -73.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +5.45%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) CISSP
2 15 (46.88%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (43.75%) Management Information System
4 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
5 12 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (31.25%) CISA
7 9 (28.13%) TOGAF
8 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (25.00%) BS7799
8 8 (25.00%) CRM
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle
8 8 (25.00%) Security Architecture
8 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 8 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
9 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
9 7 (21.88%) Protective Monitoring
9 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
9 7 (21.88%) CESG
9 7 (21.88%) Information Security Management
9 7 (21.88%) Security Management
10 6 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
11 5 (15.63%) Reference Data
11 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
11 5 (15.63%) Data Architecture
11 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
12 4 (12.50%) Firewall
12 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Architect
2 14 (43.75%) Technical Architect
3 10 (31.25%) Security Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Information Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Lead Security Architect
5 2 (6.25%) DBA
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (3.13%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (43.75%) Management Information System
3 12 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (21.88%) CESG
5 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
5 5 (15.63%) Reference Data
6 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
7 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) TOGAF
2 8 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
2 8 (25.00%) CRM
2 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 7 (21.88%) Protective Monitoring
3 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
3 7 (21.88%) Information Security Management
3 7 (21.88%) Security Management
4 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.63%) Data Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE
6 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.25%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) C#
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
1 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) CISSP
2 10 (31.25%) CISA
3 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) ISEB
5 2 (6.25%) ISACA
5 2 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (6.25%) ISSAP
6 1 (3.13%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) BS7799
2 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.25%) COBIT
3 2 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Juniper
3 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
3 2 (6.25%) F5
3 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
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