The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 25 55 62
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +7
Contract jobs citing Information Security 31 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.41% 1.52% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.58% 2.01% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 6
Median daily rate £463 £425 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £456 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £43.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-65.31% -3.88%
Information Security
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
471 596 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 82.20% 75.73% 77.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 399 355
Median daily rate £385 £401 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.99% -4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +51.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Swindon +25 23 £488 +8.33%
Chippenham - 5 £325 -
Marlborough - 1 £488 -
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 20 (46.51%) Retail
2 19 (44.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (41.86%) CISSP
4 17 (39.53%) Security Architecture
5 13 (30.23%) PCI DSS
6 11 (25.58%) CISM
7 9 (20.93%) CISA
7 9 (20.93%) Risk Management
7 9 (20.93%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (18.60%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (18.60%) CESG
8 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
9 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (16.28%) Service Management
9 7 (16.28%) ITIL
10 6 (13.95%) Data Privacy
11 5 (11.63%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (11.63%) Finance
11 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
11 5 (11.63%) Windows
11 5 (11.63%) Network Design
11 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (11.63%) SaaS
11 5 (11.63%) PaaS
11 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
11 5 (11.63%) Data Protection
11 5 (11.63%) IaaS
12 4 (9.30%) RMADS
12 4 (9.30%) High Availability
12 4 (9.30%) Time Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (4.65%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (11.63%) IaaS
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (11.63%) PaaS
1 5 (11.63%) SaaS
2 3 (6.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) BGP
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (2.33%) DHCP
2 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.33%) HSRP
2 1 (2.33%) IPsec
2 1 (2.33%) MPLS
2 1 (2.33%) Network Security
2 1 (2.33%) TACACS
2 1 (2.33%) VLAN
2 1 (2.33%) VPN
2 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
General
1 20 (46.51%) Retail
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.98%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Architect
2 18 (41.86%) Security Architect
3 14 (32.56%) Information Architect
3 14 (32.56%) Information Security Architect
4 7 (16.28%) Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Information Security Manager
4 7 (16.28%) Security Manager
5 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
5 6 (13.95%) Security Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Information Security Project Manager
6 5 (11.63%) Security Project Manager
7 4 (9.30%) CISSP Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) IT Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) IT Security Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Information Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Lead Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Programme Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) CESG
2 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) CMDB
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.33%) PKI
4 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Security Architecture
2 9 (20.93%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (20.93%) Risk Management
3 8 (18.60%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (16.28%) ITIL
4 7 (16.28%) Service Management
4 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.95%) Data Privacy
6 5 (11.63%) Data Protection
6 5 (11.63%) Network Design
7 4 (9.30%) High Availability
7 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
7 4 (9.30%) Project Management
7 4 (9.30%) Project Planning
7 4 (9.30%) Time Management
7 4 (9.30%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.98%) Change Management
8 3 (6.98%) Identity Management
8 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.98%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) CISSP
2 11 (25.58%) CISM
3 9 (20.93%) CISA
4 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
5 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.98%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (4.65%) CLAS
7 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) PMP
8 1 (2.33%) CCIE
8 1 (2.33%) CCNA
8 1 (2.33%) CCNP
8 1 (2.33%) CEH
8 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.33%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (2.33%) Degree
8 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (44.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (30.23%) PCI DSS
3 4 (9.30%) HMG Infosec
3 4 (9.30%) RMADS
4 2 (4.65%) COBIT
5 1 (2.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (2.33%) JSP 440
5 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) CA
1 2 (4.65%) Remedy
2 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (2.33%) BT
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco
2 1 (2.33%) F5
2 1 (2.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (2.33%) Juniper
2 1 (2.33%) SAP
2 1 (2.33%) Splunk
2 1 (2.33%) TippingPoint
2 1 (2.33%) VMware