The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 80 92 103
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Contract jobs citing Information Security 14 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.85% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.44% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 2
Average daily rate
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£365 £225 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £225 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £225 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £60.00 £33.40
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +79.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1273 1136 1384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.34% 73.96% 73.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 609 786
Average daily rate £350 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 34
Average hourly rate £13.50 £31.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.45% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.87 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +13 13 £365 - 6
Wakefield - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 13 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (44.00%) Security Management
3 10 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (32.00%) CISSP
5 7 (28.00%) Finance
6 6 (24.00%) Information Security Management
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.00%) QA
7 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (16.00%) SAP
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle
8 4 (16.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) ETL
8 4 (16.00%) Data Security
8 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (12.00%) CISA
9 3 (12.00%) CISM
9 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (12.00%) Project Management
9 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
9 3 (12.00%) Retail
9 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (8.00%) Web Services
10 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
10 2 (8.00%) .NET
10 2 (8.00%) C#
10 2 (8.00%) ISEB

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Security Manager
1 10 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 10 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) DBA
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) VB Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (4.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) WCF
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Security Management
2 6 (24.00%) Information Security Management
3 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) ETL
4 4 (16.00%) Data Security
4 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (8.00%) BCP
6 2 (8.00%) ERP
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) Service Management
7 1 (4.00%) Change Management
7 1 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (8.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) VB
3 1 (4.00%) VB6
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) CISSP
2 3 (12.00%) CISA
2 3 (12.00%) CISM
3 2 (8.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (4.00%) ISO 14001
4 1 (4.00%) SLA
4 1 (4.00%) BS7799
4 1 (4.00%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) SAP
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Sybase
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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Posted: 14 days ago