The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Warrington region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 20 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Information Security 13 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 6.81% 1.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.90% 1.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £420 £440
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £60.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +58.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
146 56 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 76.44% 70.89% 74.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 19 37
Average daily rate £490 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £109 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
Information Security
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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 14 July 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 14 July 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 10 (47.62%) Windows
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
1 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
2 9 (42.86%) CISSP
3 8 (38.10%) BS7799
3 8 (38.10%) CISA
3 8 (38.10%) Information Security Management
3 8 (38.10%) Security Management
4 7 (33.33%) CESG
4 7 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 7 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (33.33%) CRM
4 7 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
5 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
5 6 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
5 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
7 3 (14.29%) Finance
7 3 (14.29%) WAN
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (9.52%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
8 2 (9.52%) SNMP
8 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Lync
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
2 2 (9.52%) SNMP
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) MPLS
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Wireless
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (9.52%) ADSL
2 2 (9.52%) ISDN
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) PSTN
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Multimedia
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 6 (28.57%) Security Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Security Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Architect
6 2 (9.52%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
2 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (33.33%) CESG
3 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (9.52%) Streaming Video
5 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Information Security Management
1 8 (38.10%) Security Management
2 7 (33.33%) CRM
2 7 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 7 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 6 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
3 6 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (9.52%) ISMS
4 2 (9.52%) Content Management
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CISSP
2 8 (38.10%) CISA
3 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.52%) CCNP
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) BS7799
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) ProCurve
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle