The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 110 100 104
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing Information Security 14 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.53% 0.66% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.89% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 9
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£415 £463 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.27% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £334 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +25.00%
Information Security
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2034 1692 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 76.64% 74.60% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1344 1022 859
Average daily rate £375 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 50 69
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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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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
West Yorkshire -10 10 £410 -13.68% 13
South Yorkshire +1 2 £415 +18.57% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £420 - 5
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 11 (34.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (21.88%) CISSP
2 7 (21.88%) Firewall
3 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 5 (15.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (15.63%) Security Management
4 5 (15.63%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 5 (15.63%) CISA
4 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
5 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) Windows
5 4 (12.50%) Data Security
5 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security Management
6 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
6 3 (9.38%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (9.38%) SCCM
6 3 (9.38%) SCOM
6 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
6 3 (9.38%) CISM
6 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.38%) SAN
6 3 (9.38%) Cyber Security
6 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (9.38%) LINC

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 1 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) VLAN
4 1 (3.13%) LDAP
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) RequisitePro
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Consultant
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Security Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Security Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Information Manager
6 3 (9.38%) IT Security Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (9.38%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Information Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) IT Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Security Officer
7 2 (6.25%) IT Security Officer
7 2 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
8 1 (3.13%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.13%) jQuery
2 1 (3.13%) WCF
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) JSP
2 1 (3.13%) Servlets
2 1 (3.13%) SOAP
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.13%) SPML
2 1 (3.13%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.13%) CESG
2 1 (3.13%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) AIX
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
2 5 (15.63%) Security Management
2 5 (15.63%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 4 (12.50%) Data Security
3 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security Management
4 3 (9.38%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.38%) Cyber Security
5 2 (6.25%) SIEM
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Information Assurance
5 2 (6.25%) ISMS
5 2 (6.25%) Security Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) LINC
2 2 (6.25%) C
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) C++
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) BeanShell
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) CISSP
2 5 (15.63%) CISA
3 3 (9.38%) CISM
4 2 (6.25%) CHFI
4 2 (6.25%) CEH
5 1 (3.13%) GIAC
5 1 (3.13%) CCSP
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (15.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.25%) QA
4 1 (3.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
1 3 (9.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) HP
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Sybase
2 1 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Sun
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) Novell
2 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.13%) McAfee
2 1 (3.13%) Websense
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