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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 96 92 112
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Contract jobs citing Information Security 32 59 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.32% 1.92% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 2.29% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 40 8
Median daily rate £645 £410 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.31% -7.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £325 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £15.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.90% -55.71%
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
1967 2577 2063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.42% 83.75% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 1727 1317
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 96 56
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.61 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
West Yorkshire -3 23 £700 +80.64% 15
North Yorkshire +6 4 £400 +60.00%
South Yorkshire -19 4 £500 +5.26% 1
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 37 (38.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 29 (30.21%) Management Information System
4 26 (27.08%) CISSP
5 18 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (18.75%) Security Management
6 17 (17.71%) Finance
7 15 (15.63%) CISM
7 15 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 15 (15.63%) Risk Management
7 15 (15.63%) ISMS
8 13 (13.54%) CISA
8 13 (13.54%) Information Security Management
9 12 (12.50%) Incident Management
9 12 (12.50%) Security Operations
10 11 (11.46%) Security Cleared
10 11 (11.46%) Business Continuity
11 9 (9.38%) TOGAF
11 9 (9.38%) Intel Security
11 9 (9.38%) PCI DSS
12 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (8.33%) QRadar
12 8 (8.33%) Driving Licence
12 8 (8.33%) Firewall
12 8 (8.33%) SLA
12 8 (8.33%) Unix
12 8 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (7.29%) CESG
13 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2
13 7 (7.29%) Identity Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) SAP ERP
1 3 (3.13%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) Firewall
2 6 (6.25%) Internet
2 6 (6.25%) LAN
2 6 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.25%) WAN
3 5 (5.21%) HTTP
3 5 (5.21%) SSL
4 4 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (4.17%) Wireless
5 3 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.13%) Network Security
5 3 (3.13%) SAN
5 3 (3.13%) VPN
6 2 (2.08%) FTP
6 2 (2.08%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.08%) LDAP
6 2 (2.08%) SSH
7 1 (1.04%) CTI
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) JIRA
2 3 (3.13%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (17.71%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Legal
4 2 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Electronics
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (20.83%) Security Manager
2 17 (17.71%) Analyst
3 16 (16.67%) Consultant
4 15 (15.63%) Architect
5 14 (14.58%) Security Architect
5 14 (14.58%) Security Consultant
6 13 (13.54%) Security Analyst
6 13 (13.54%) Security Assurance Manager
7 10 (10.42%) Information Security Consultant
8 8 (8.33%) Information Security Specialist
8 8 (8.33%) Information Specialist
8 8 (8.33%) Security Specialist
9 6 (6.25%) Field Support Technician
9 6 (6.25%) Project Manager
9 6 (6.25%) Support Technician
10 5 (5.21%) Compliance Consultant
10 5 (5.21%) Information Analyst
10 5 (5.21%) Information Security Analyst
11 4 (4.17%) IT Security Manager
11 4 (4.17%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) 802.1X
1 3 (3.13%) Middleware
2 1 (1.04%) .NET
2 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.21%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 7 (7.29%) CESG
4 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.25%) BYOD
4 6 (6.25%) CCTV
5 3 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.08%) NHS
6 2 (2.08%) PKI
6 2 (2.08%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.04%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.04%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.33%) Unix
2 4 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (2.08%) Linux
4 1 (1.04%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (18.75%) Security Management
2 18 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (15.63%) ISMS
3 15 (15.63%) Risk Management
4 13 (13.54%) Information Security Management
5 12 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 12 (12.50%) Security Operations
6 11 (11.46%) Business Continuity
7 9 (9.38%) TOGAF
8 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (7.29%) Identity Management
9 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2
9 7 (7.29%) Project Management
9 7 (7.29%) Protective Monitoring
9 7 (7.29%) Service Management
9 7 (7.29%) SIEM
10 6 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.25%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.08%) Java
1 2 (2.08%) Python
1 2 (2.08%) Ruby
2 1 (1.04%) C#
2 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (27.08%) CISSP
2 15 (15.63%) CISM
3 13 (13.54%) CISA
4 11 (11.46%) Security Cleared
5 7 (7.29%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (6.25%) CRISC
6 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (3.13%) CCNA
8 3 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.13%) Degree
9 2 (2.08%) CISMP
9 2 (2.08%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (2.08%) CREST Certified
9 2 (2.08%) GSEC
9 2 (2.08%) GSLC
9 2 (2.08%) GSNA
9 2 (2.08%) NVQ Level 3
9 2 (2.08%) SANS
9 2 (2.08%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (38.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 8 (8.33%) SLA
4 7 (7.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (5.21%) COBIT
6 3 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (1.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) ACF2
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.04%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) QRadar
2 6 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (5.21%) RSA Archer
4 3 (3.13%) Nessus
4 3 (3.13%) Nexpose
4 3 (3.13%) Nmap
5 1 (1.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.04%) zSecure
Vendors
1 15 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.38%) Intel Security
3 6 (6.25%) Cisco
4 5 (5.21%) Trend Micro
5 4 (4.17%) LogRhythm
5 4 (4.17%) SAP
5 4 (4.17%) Symantec
6 3 (3.13%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.13%) Blue Coat
6 3 (3.13%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (3.13%) F5
6 3 (3.13%) FireEye
6 3 (3.13%) GFI Software
6 3 (3.13%) Juniper
6 3 (3.13%) Rapid7
6 3 (3.13%) Sourcefire
6 3 (3.13%) TippingPoint
7 2 (2.08%) Splunk
8 1 (1.04%) IBM
8 1 (1.04%) Intel
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