The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 76 109 96
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -13
Contract jobs citing Information Security 44 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.18% 0.41% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 0.48% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 8
Median daily rate £410 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £103 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £535 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £39.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+51.89% -22.54%
Information Security
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1718 1679 1448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.22% 85.10% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1207 1138 1010
Median daily rate £423 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 21
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.50 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% +14.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leeds +20 39 £410 -8.88% 15
Wakefield - 2 - -
Bradford - 1 £1,000 - 1
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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

1 27 (46.55%) CISSP
2 25 (43.10%) CISM
3 22 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (27.59%) PRINCE2
5 15 (25.86%) Project Management
6 14 (24.14%) CISA
7 12 (20.69%) ITIL
7 12 (20.69%) Degree
8 11 (18.97%) Finance
9 10 (17.24%) Java
9 10 (17.24%) Data Protection
10 9 (15.52%) ISACA
10 9 (15.52%) CEH
11 8 (13.79%) Ruby
11 8 (13.79%) Retail
11 8 (13.79%) Python
11 8 (13.79%) SOA
11 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
11 8 (13.79%) API Integration
11 8 (13.79%) Splunk
12 7 (12.07%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (12.07%) PCI DSS
12 7 (12.07%) Ethical Hacking
12 7 (12.07%) Law
13 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
13 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (8.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (8.62%) ERP
14 5 (8.62%) CCNP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (1.72%) Apache
1 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) IaaS
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
1 1 (1.72%) PaaS
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Firewall
2 3 (5.17%) BGP
2 3 (5.17%) Internet
2 3 (5.17%) OSPF
2 3 (5.17%) VPN
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.45%) EIGRP
3 2 (3.45%) FWSM
3 2 (3.45%) HSRP
3 2 (3.45%) MPLS
3 2 (3.45%) VRRP
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.72%) FTP
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) NAS
4 1 (1.72%) Network Security
4 1 (1.72%) SAN
4 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.72%) VoIP
4 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
2 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) Hudson
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
1 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Retail
3 7 (12.07%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Security Specialist
2 8 (13.79%) Analyst
2 8 (13.79%) Integration Engineer
2 8 (13.79%) Java Engineer
2 8 (13.79%) Ruby Engineer
2 8 (13.79%) Splunk Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Security Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Security Manager
4 6 (10.34%) Consultant
4 6 (10.34%) Information Manager
4 6 (10.34%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (10.34%) Security Consultant
5 5 (8.62%) Information Security Consultant
5 5 (8.62%) Information Security Specialist
5 5 (8.62%) Information Specialist
5 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Development Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) SAP Manager
6 3 (5.17%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) J2EE
2 1 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.72%) LAMP
2 1 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.17%) Clustering
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) CCTV
3 2 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.72%) DataPower
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
4 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Smart Energy
4 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.72%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Unix
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) PRINCE2
2 15 (25.86%) Project Management
3 12 (20.69%) ITIL
4 10 (17.24%) Data Protection
5 8 (13.79%) API Integration
5 8 (13.79%) SOA
6 7 (12.07%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (12.07%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.62%) Change Management
8 5 (8.62%) ERP
8 5 (8.62%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (8.62%) Incident Management
8 5 (8.62%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (6.90%) Business Continuity
9 4 (6.90%) Computer Security
9 4 (6.90%) Kanban
9 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.90%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) Java
2 8 (13.79%) Python
2 8 (13.79%) Ruby
3 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.17%) Perl
3 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (46.55%) CISSP
2 25 (43.10%) CISM
3 14 (24.14%) CISA
4 12 (20.69%) Degree
5 9 (15.52%) CEH
5 9 (15.52%) ISACA
6 5 (8.62%) CCNP
6 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
8 3 (5.17%) CISMP
9 2 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (3.45%) CCIE
9 2 (3.45%) GIAC
10 1 (1.72%) CCDE
10 1 (1.72%) CCSP
10 1 (1.72%) CLAS
10 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.72%) MCSA
10 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.72%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (12.07%) PCI DSS
3 5 (8.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (6.90%) COBIT
5 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (3.45%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (3.45%) QA
5 2 (3.45%) SLA
5 2 (3.45%) SSAE 16
6 1 (1.72%) ISO 9000
6 1 (1.72%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.72%) Val IT
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.72%) Docker
3 1 (1.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Ansible
1 1 (1.72%) Cacti
1 1 (1.72%) Graphite
1 1 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.72%) Nagios
1 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.72%) Opsview
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
1 1 (1.72%) Salt
1 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Splunk
2 5 (8.62%) SAP
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco
4 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.17%) VMware
5 2 (3.45%) Dell
5 2 (3.45%) HP
5 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) Capita
6 1 (1.72%) EMC
6 1 (1.72%) F5
6 1 (1.72%) IBM
6 1 (1.72%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.72%) Juniper
6 1 (1.72%) NetApp
6 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.72%) Symantec
6 1 (1.72%) Veritas
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