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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 35 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing Information Security 8 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.49% 0.53% 7.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 0.68% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 9
Median daily rate £600 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £491 £448 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.77% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £27.40 £51.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% -46.27%
Information Security
Cheshire

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
283 147 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 88.16% 78.19% 84.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 107 80
Median daily rate £475 £400 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Median hourly rate £62.50 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington 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 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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (31.25%) CESG
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (25.00%) Security Management
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
3 4 (25.00%) CISMP
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 3 (18.75%) SSH
4 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) VLAN
4 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) DHCP
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) SSL
4 3 (18.75%) IPsec
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) F5

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Network Security
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (18.75%) IPsec
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) SSH
2 3 (18.75%) SSL
2 3 (18.75%) VLAN
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Digital Delivery Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) CESG
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) Security Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Change Control
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (18.75%) SABSA
3 3 (18.75%) Security Operations
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CISMP
2 3 (18.75%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) HNC
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) CLAS
4 1 (6.25%) GCFA
4 1 (6.25%) GCFE
4 1 (6.25%) GIAC
4 1 (6.25%) GREM
4 1 (6.25%) OSCP
4 1 (6.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
1 3 (18.75%) F5
1 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
1 3 (18.75%) Palo Alto
2 2 (12.50%) Software AG
2 2 (12.50%) Talend
3 1 (6.25%) BT
3 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow