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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 48 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Information Security 10 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.54% 2.09% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 2.70% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 5
Median daily rate £500 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.86% -3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £313 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £950 £420 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £39.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+51.89% -22.54%
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
490 481 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 75.38% 77.21% 78.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 345 349
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £284 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £540 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £13.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £22.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 25 May 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 25 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
Swindon -6 5 £938 +141.00% 1
Corsham -6 3 £488 +44.44%
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 9 (56.25%) SIEM
2 8 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 7 (43.75%) CISSP
4 6 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) Network Security
6 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) SANS
7 3 (18.75%) Email Filtering
7 3 (18.75%) Web Filtering
7 3 (18.75%) Coaching
7 3 (18.75%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (18.75%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (18.75%) CREST Certified
7 3 (18.75%) Internet of Things
7 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (18.75%) GWAPT
7 3 (18.75%) OSCP
7 3 (18.75%) OSCE
7 3 (18.75%) IaaS
7 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (18.75%) Internet
7 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 3 (18.75%) CESG
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL
7 3 (18.75%) Windows

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) IaaS
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (18.75%) PaaS
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) Network Security
3 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Security Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Security Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Security Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Compliance Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Azure Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
6 1 (6.25%) IT Security Architect
6 1 (6.25%) SaaS Architect
6 1 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) CESG
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 3 (18.75%) Internet of Things
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) SIEM
2 8 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Coaching
5 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (18.75%) Email Filtering
5 3 (18.75%) ISMS
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (18.75%) Network Design
5 3 (18.75%) OWASP
5 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) Web Filtering
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Data Privacy
6 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
6 2 (12.50%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CISSP
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) SANS
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (18.75%) CREST Certified
3 3 (18.75%) GWAPT
3 3 (18.75%) OSCE
3 3 (18.75%) OSCP
4 2 (12.50%) CEH
4 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) CISM
5 1 (6.25%) CRISC
5 1 (6.25%) GIAC
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) HMG Infosec
1 3 (18.75%) RMADS
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) ISO22301
2 2 (12.50%) ISO27002
2 2 (12.50%) ISO27005
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.25%) COBIT
3 1 (6.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £45,671 to £60,774 per annum
Posted: Yesterday