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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 83 80 95
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing Information Security 23 39 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.47% 1.81% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 2.13% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 5
Median daily rate £700 £388 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.64% -22.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.90% -38.00%
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
1306 1829 1424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.66% 84.83% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 1214 938
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 51 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.67 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £45.50 £31.50
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 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 6 December 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 6 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
Leeds -5 16 £688 +72.41% 11
Wakefield -3 2 - -
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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

1 33 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (38.10%) Management Information System
3 20 (31.75%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (26.98%) CISSP
5 16 (25.40%) Security Management
6 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 14 (22.22%) ISMS
8 13 (20.63%) Risk Management
9 11 (17.46%) Information Security Management
9 11 (17.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (17.46%) Business Continuity
9 11 (17.46%) Incident Management
10 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
11 8 (12.70%) PCI DSS
11 8 (12.70%) CISA
11 8 (12.70%) CISM
11 8 (12.70%) SLA
11 8 (12.70%) Driving Licence
12 7 (11.11%) Security Operations
12 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
12 7 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 7 (11.11%) Service Management
13 6 (9.52%) Finance
13 6 (9.52%) LAN
13 6 (9.52%) WAN
13 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
13 6 (9.52%) CCTV
13 6 (9.52%) TOGAF
13 6 (9.52%) BYOD
14 5 (7.94%) CESG Certified Professional

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:

Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) SAP ERP
1 3 (4.76%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) LAN
1 6 (9.52%) WAN
2 4 (6.35%) Firewall
3 3 (4.76%) SAN
3 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.17%) FTP
4 2 (3.17%) Internet
4 2 (3.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.17%) LDAP
4 2 (3.17%) Network Security
4 2 (3.17%) SSH
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Legal
2 2 (3.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Security Manager
2 13 (20.63%) Security Assurance Manager
3 11 (17.46%) Architect
4 10 (15.87%) Security Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Security Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Consultant
6 6 (9.52%) Field Support Technician
6 6 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Security Consultant
6 6 (9.52%) Support Technician
7 5 (7.94%) Compliance Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Information Security Specialist
7 5 (7.94%) Information Specialist
7 5 (7.94%) Security Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Information Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Information Security Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) IT Manager
8 4 (6.35%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) Middleware
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.70%) Driving Licence
3 6 (9.52%) BYOD
3 6 (9.52%) CCTV
4 4 (6.35%) CESG
5 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.17%) NHS
5 2 (3.17%) PKI
5 2 (3.17%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Unix
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (25.40%) Security Management
3 14 (22.22%) ISMS
4 13 (20.63%) Risk Management
5 11 (17.46%) Business Continuity
5 11 (17.46%) Incident Management
5 11 (17.46%) Information Security Management
5 11 (17.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 7 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 7 (11.11%) Service Management
7 6 (9.52%) TOGAF
8 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (7.94%) Identity Management
8 5 (7.94%) Project Management
8 5 (7.94%) Protective Monitoring
9 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.35%) ITIL
9 4 (6.35%) Network Design
9 4 (6.35%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) Java
1 2 (3.17%) Python
1 2 (3.17%) Ruby
2 1 (1.59%) C#
2 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) CISSP
2 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
3 8 (12.70%) CISA
3 8 (12.70%) CISM
4 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.94%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (6.35%) CRISC
7 3 (4.76%) CCNA
7 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (3.17%) GSEC
8 2 (3.17%) GSLC
8 2 (3.17%) GSNA
8 2 (3.17%) NVQ Level 3
8 2 (3.17%) SANS
9 1 (1.59%) Degree
9 1 (1.59%) MAPM
9 1 (1.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (12.70%) PCI DSS
2 8 (12.70%) SLA
3 7 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (4.76%) COBIT
4 3 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) ACF2
1 1 (1.59%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.59%) zSecure
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco
2 3 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (4.76%) SAP
3 2 (3.17%) Splunk
4 1 (1.59%) IBM
4 1 (1.59%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.59%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.59%) Symantec
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