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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 31 44 14
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Contract jobs citing Information Security 3 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.37% 0.79% 7.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.86% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 13
Median daily rate £550 £490 £565
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.24% -13.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £464 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.80% +3.05%
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
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
194 348 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 88.58% 92.06% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 267 102
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £350 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £688 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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
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 29 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) CESG
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (45.45%) Security Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
2 4 (36.36%) CISMP
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
2 4 (36.36%) Security Management
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) CISSP
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) SABSA
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (18.18%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Threat Management
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
4 2 (18.18%) SIEM
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall

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 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 2 (18.18%) ArcSight Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Unix Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SIEM Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Unix Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) CISSP Architect
4 1 (9.09%) CLAS Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) CESG
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Security Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
2 4 (36.36%) Security Management
2 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) SABSA
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (18.18%) SIEM
4 2 (18.18%) Threat Management
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CISMP
2 3 (27.27%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (27.27%) CISSP
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) HNC
4 1 (9.09%) CISM
4 1 (9.09%) CITP
4 1 (9.09%) CLAS
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) IISP
4 1 (9.09%) MBCS
4 1 (9.09%) SANS
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) BT
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow