The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 35 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Information Security 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.97% 1.64% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 2.02% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Median daily rate £425 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +133.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
288 248 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 80.90% 81.31% 72.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 136 134
Median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 43
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £13.92 £16.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.74 £24.00 £31.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +2 4 £406 -26.13%
Atherstone - 1 £425 -
Information Security
West Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 9 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 6 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (28.57%) IT Audit
3 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
3 5 (23.81%) Unix
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
4 4 (19.05%) Identity Management
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security
4 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
4 4 (19.05%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (19.05%) Security Hardening
5 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (14.29%) Information Governance
5 3 (14.29%) SABSA
5 3 (14.29%) CISSP
5 3 (14.29%) CISM
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 3 (14.29%) Security Management
6 2 (9.52%) Automotive
6 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) NetScreen
General
1 2 (9.52%) Automotive
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Risk Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Security Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Security Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Security Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Author
5 2 (9.52%) Information Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Security Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (28.57%) IT Audit
2 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
3 4 (19.05%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
3 4 (19.05%) Identity Management
3 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Security Hardening
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 3 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (14.29%) SABSA
4 3 (14.29%) Security Management
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CISM
1 3 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
2 1 (4.76%) Juniper
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto