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 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 49 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Information Security 15 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.12% 2.26% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 2.65% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 2
Median daily rate £425 £500 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +35.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £504 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £473 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.00%
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
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
626 452 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.67% 84.96% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 312 177
Median daily rate £413 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 23
Median hourly rate £46.50 £44.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.49% +178.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.15 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £50.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 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
Crawley +9 12 £425 -15.00%
Worthing - 1 £425 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 20 (62.50%) CISSP
2 18 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (56.25%) PCI DSS
3 14 (43.75%) Firewall
4 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
5 10 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (28.13%) ISMS
6 9 (28.13%) PKI
6 9 (28.13%) Intel Security
6 9 (28.13%) CISM
7 8 (25.00%) Windows
8 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
8 7 (21.88%) Blue Coat
8 7 (21.88%) CISA
8 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
8 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (18.75%) Qualys
9 6 (18.75%) Security Management
9 6 (18.75%) LAN
9 6 (18.75%) WAN
9 6 (18.75%) ITIL
9 6 (18.75%) BitLocker
10 5 (15.63%) SANS
10 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (15.63%) Degree
10 5 (15.63%) Smart Meter
10 5 (15.63%) SIEM
11 4 (12.50%) CRISC
11 4 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (12.50%) Management Information System

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 3 (9.38%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.38%) Mimecast
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) Firewall
2 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
3 6 (18.75%) LAN
3 6 (18.75%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) Intranet
5 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
1 16 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Information Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Information Security Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Architect
4 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Active Directory Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Blue Coat Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Applications Architect
6 3 (9.38%) CISSP Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Security Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.25%) CISSP Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) REST
1 3 (9.38%) Spring
1 3 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) PKI
2 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
3 5 (15.63%) Smart Meter
4 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.50%) Smart Energy
5 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
6 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (6.25%) Smartcard
7 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
7 1 (3.13%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (28.13%) ISMS
3 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (18.75%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) Security Management
5 5 (15.63%) SIEM
5 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.50%) SOA
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) Change Control
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.38%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) CISSP
2 9 (28.13%) CISM
3 7 (21.88%) CISA
4 5 (15.63%) Degree
4 5 (15.63%) SANS
5 4 (12.50%) CRISC
6 3 (9.38%) IISP
6 3 (9.38%) SSCP
7 2 (6.25%) CEH
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (3.13%) CCNA
8 1 (3.13%) CCNP
8 1 (3.13%) CLAS
8 1 (3.13%) MCSE
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
8 1 (3.13%) PMP
8 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (56.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) COBIT
2 2 (6.25%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.25%) ISO27005
2 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) AirWatch
2 3 (9.38%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 3 (9.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Intel Security
2 7 (21.88%) Blue Coat
3 6 (18.75%) Qualys
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow
5 3 (9.38%) Splunk
6 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
6 2 (6.25%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (6.25%) IBM
6 2 (6.25%) Tripwire
6 2 (6.25%) VMware
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle