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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 77 62 40
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -22
Contract jobs citing Information Security 14 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.81% 0.52% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 0.61% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Median daily rate £472 - £315
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 - £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £472 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
+10.94% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £31.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+18.54% -39.21%
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
693 488 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.77% 83.85% 75.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 329 160
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £44.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.23% +79.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £20.00 £11.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £50.00 £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 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 0 8 £461 -
Gatwick - 4 £494 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (52.94%) CISSP
1 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (41.18%) PCI DSS
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) Qualys
4 5 (29.41%) ISMS
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 4 (23.53%) CISM
5 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (17.65%) REST
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
6 3 (17.65%) Splunk
6 3 (17.65%) SIEM
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (17.65%) Microservices
6 3 (17.65%) Mimecast
6 3 (17.65%) BitLocker
6 3 (17.65%) API Development
6 3 (17.65%) API Design
6 3 (17.65%) API Integration
6 3 (17.65%) SCCM
6 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
6 3 (17.65%) Computer Science

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 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Security Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Architect
3 5 (29.41%) IT Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Architect
4 3 (17.65%) CISSP Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) CISSP Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Information Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Java Applications Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Java Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) REST
1 3 (17.65%) Spring
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Smartcard
3 1 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) Smart Energy
3 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ISMS
2 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) API Design
3 3 (17.65%) API Development
3 3 (17.65%) API Integration
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) Email Filtering
3 3 (17.65%) Information Assurance
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
3 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (17.65%) Microservices
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Security Auditing
3 3 (17.65%) Service Design
3 3 (17.65%) SIEM
3 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
3 3 (17.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CISSP
2 4 (23.53%) CISM
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) SANS
3 3 (17.65%) SSCP
4 2 (11.76%) CISA
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) IISP
5 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) CCNP
5 1 (5.88%) CEH
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.88%) PMP
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (41.18%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (11.76%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
3 2 (11.76%) ISO27005
3 2 (11.76%) RMADS
3 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) BitLocker
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
1 3 (17.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Qualys
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Splunk
4 2 (11.76%) ArcSight
4 2 (11.76%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Intel Security
4 2 (11.76%) Tripwire
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle