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 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 40 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Contract jobs citing Information Security 24 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.51% 0.88% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.31% 1.10% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 2
Median daily rate £413 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +133.33%

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
557 545 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 81.55% 79.56% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 403 404
Median daily rate £400 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £10.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £44.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +14 15 £413 -2.94%
Corsham - 3 £570 -
Marlborough - 2 £406 -
Salisbury - 2 £365 -
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 28 (47.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (37.29%) PCI DSS
3 21 (35.59%) CISSP
4 19 (32.20%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
6 16 (27.12%) SC Cleared
6 16 (27.12%) Security Architecture
7 15 (25.42%) CISM
8 14 (23.73%) Retail
9 13 (22.03%) McAfee ePO
9 13 (22.03%) Intel Security
10 12 (20.34%) CISA
10 12 (20.34%) Risk Management
10 12 (20.34%) Finance
10 12 (20.34%) Cyber Defence
11 10 (16.95%) Data Security
11 10 (16.95%) Network Security
12 9 (15.25%) Reference Data
12 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
12 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
12 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (15.25%) VMware
12 9 (15.25%) Splunk
12 9 (15.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 8 (13.56%) Firewall
13 8 (13.56%) ITIL
14 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
14 7 (11.86%) Banking
14 7 (11.86%) Data Protection
14 7 (11.86%) Incident 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 3 (5.08%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.08%) MS Project
2 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) Network Security
2 8 (13.56%) Firewall
3 4 (6.78%) DNS
3 4 (6.78%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (6.78%) LAN
3 4 (6.78%) NetScaler
3 4 (6.78%) SSL
3 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.78%) VPN
3 4 (6.78%) WAN
3 4 (6.78%) Wireless
4 2 (3.39%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.69%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) JIRA
General
1 14 (23.73%) Retail
2 12 (20.34%) Finance
3 7 (11.86%) Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Billing
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Analyst
2 21 (35.59%) Security Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Architect
3 10 (16.95%) Security Architect
4 9 (15.25%) CISSP Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Security Manager
5 8 (13.56%) IT Analyst
5 8 (13.56%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Consultant
6 6 (10.17%) Information Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Information Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Information Security Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Security Assurance Manager
6 6 (10.17%) Security Consultant
7 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Security Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) SOC Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Information Security Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Web Services
2 3 (5.08%) .NET
2 3 (5.08%) AppFabric
2 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Cyber Defence
2 9 (15.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.25%) Reference Data
3 5 (8.47%) BYOD
4 4 (6.78%) RIA
4 4 (6.78%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (6.78%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.39%) CESG
5 2 (3.39%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (27.12%) Security Architecture
3 12 (20.34%) Risk Management
4 10 (16.95%) Data Security
5 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (13.56%) ITIL
7 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
7 7 (11.86%) Data Protection
7 7 (11.86%) Incident Management
7 7 (11.86%) Network Segmentation
8 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.17%) Data Loss Prevention
8 6 (10.17%) Data Privacy
9 5 (8.47%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2
9 5 (8.47%) SIEM
10 4 (6.78%) Information Assurance
10 4 (6.78%) Information Security Management
10 4 (6.78%) Load Balancing
10 4 (6.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) CISSP
2 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
3 16 (27.12%) SC Cleared
4 15 (25.42%) CISM
5 12 (20.34%) CISA
6 5 (8.47%) ISEB
7 4 (6.78%) CHECK Team Member
7 4 (6.78%) CREST Certified
7 4 (6.78%) SANS
8 3 (5.08%) ISTQB
9 2 (3.39%) IIBA
10 1 (1.69%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (1.69%) CLAS
10 1 (1.69%) Degree
10 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (47.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (37.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (3.39%) GDPR
4 2 (3.39%) RMADS
5 1 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (22.03%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (6.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Intel Security
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) Splunk
2 9 (15.25%) VMware
3 4 (6.78%) Aruba
3 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
3 4 (6.78%) Citrix
3 4 (6.78%) Juniper
3 4 (6.78%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.69%) SAP