The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 46 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Information Security 6 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.18% 2.26% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 2.60% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 2
Median daily rate £400 £425 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.94% +50.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £400 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £289
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £15.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.90% -55.71%
Information Security
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
429 615 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 84.45% 86.99% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 397 204
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Crawley +8 1 - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £400 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 15 (71.43%) CISSP
2 12 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (47.62%) Firewall
5 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (33.33%) PKI
6 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (28.57%) Blue Coat
6 6 (28.57%) SIEM
6 6 (28.57%) Intel Security
6 6 (28.57%) CISM
6 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 6 (28.57%) Security Management
7 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) CISA
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) ISMS
8 4 (19.05%) Smart Meter
8 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (14.29%) CRISC
9 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
9 3 (14.29%) SOA
9 3 (14.29%) LAN
9 3 (14.29%) WAN

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
1 14 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Active Directory Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Information Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) PKI
2 4 (19.05%) Smart Meter
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 3 (14.29%) Smart Energy
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.76%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
1 6 (28.57%) Security Management
1 6 (28.57%) SIEM
1 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) ISMS
3 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 3 (14.29%) SOA
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.52%) Information Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Security Operations
5 2 (9.52%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) CISM
3 4 (19.05%) CISA
4 3 (14.29%) CRISC
4 3 (14.29%) SANS
5 1 (4.76%) CEH
5 1 (4.76%) CLAS
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) BitLocker
3 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) AirWatch
1 3 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Blue Coat
1 6 (28.57%) Intel Security
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.76%) Qualys