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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 28 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing Information Security 17 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.47% 1.35% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.86% 1.82% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £331 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £471 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.79% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £47.84 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-63.41% +173.34%
Information Security
West Midlands

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
350 275 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 71.43% 74.12% 83.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 145 144
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £475 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 31
Median hourly rate £22.00 £31.44 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.02% +61.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £21.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 7 £550 - 4
Information Security
West Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 13 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) Information Security Management
3 7 (28.00%) Security Management
4 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (24.00%) Automotive
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (24.00%) CISSP
4 6 (24.00%) ISMS
5 5 (20.00%) SaaS
5 5 (20.00%) PaaS
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (20.00%) High Availability
5 5 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (20.00%) IaaS
5 5 (20.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 5 (20.00%) COBIT
6 4 (16.00%) CISM
6 4 (16.00%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (12.00%) Fintech
7 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (12.00%) CRISC
7 3 (12.00%) Security Operations
7 3 (12.00%) CISA
7 3 (12.00%) Citrix
7 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (12.00%) IT Governance

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (20.00%) IaaS
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (20.00%) PaaS
1 5 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) AppScan
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Consultant
2 8 (32.00%) Security Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Security Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Security Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Azure Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Information
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Information Security
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Security
5 2 (8.00%) Information Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SaaS Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Security Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Fintech
3 2 (8.00%) BYOD
4 1 (4.00%) SCADA
4 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Information Security Management
1 7 (28.00%) Security Management
2 6 (24.00%) ISMS
2 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.00%) High Availability
3 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (16.00%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (12.00%) IT Governance
5 3 (12.00%) Security Operations
5 3 (12.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) Network Design
6 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CISSP
2 4 (16.00%) CISM
3 3 (12.00%) CISA
3 3 (12.00%) CRISC
4 2 (8.00%) GIAC
5 1 (4.00%) CASP
5 1 (4.00%) CGEIT
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (4.00%) ISO22301
3 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Citrix
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) ION Trading
2 2 (8.00%) Wyse
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft