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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 87 132 109
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -23
Contract jobs citing Information Security 51 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.77% 0.49% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 0.59% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 14
Median daily rate £450 £450 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £103 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £530 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £19.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+207.69% -61.76%
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
2390 2372 1934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.13% 82.73% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1685 1635 1284
Median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 52 53
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.30 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 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
West Yorkshire +29 40 £451 +9.21% 16
South Yorkshire +4 11 £440 - 3
North Yorkshire +8 1 £1,000 +100.00% 3
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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

1 40 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (29.81%) CISSP
3 28 (26.92%) CISM
4 24 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 21 (20.19%) Splunk
5 21 (20.19%) Finance
6 19 (18.27%) Project Management
6 19 (18.27%) PCI DSS
7 18 (17.31%) CISA
7 18 (17.31%) PRINCE2
8 16 (15.38%) ArcSight
8 16 (15.38%) QRadar
9 15 (14.42%) Risk Management
9 15 (14.42%) ITIL
9 15 (14.42%) Ethical Hacking
9 15 (14.42%) Degree
10 13 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
10 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (11.54%) Java
11 12 (11.54%) Windows
12 11 (10.58%) Change Management
12 11 (10.58%) ISACA
12 11 (10.58%) Metasploit
12 11 (10.58%) Nessus
12 11 (10.58%) Information Management
12 11 (10.58%) Nmap
13 10 (9.62%) CEH
13 10 (9.62%) Information Assurance
13 10 (9.62%) Firewall
13 10 (9.62%) Management Information System

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.92%) SAS
2 1 (0.96%) Apache
2 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.96%) IIS
2 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) IaaS
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.62%) Firewall
1 10 (9.62%) HTTP
2 6 (5.77%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (4.81%) Internet
4 3 (2.88%) BGP
4 3 (2.88%) Network Security
4 3 (2.88%) OSPF
4 3 (2.88%) VPN
5 2 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.92%) DNS
5 2 (1.92%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.92%) FWSM
5 2 (1.92%) HSRP
5 2 (1.92%) MPLS
5 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.92%) VRRP
6 1 (0.96%) FTP
6 1 (0.96%) LAN
6 1 (0.96%) VoIP
6 1 (0.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.92%) QlikView
3 1 (0.96%) Big Data
3 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.96%) MySQL
3 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.96%) Hudson
2 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.96%) JIRA
2 1 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.96%) Subversion
General
1 21 (20.19%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Retail
3 7 (6.73%) Law
4 3 (2.88%) Legal
5 2 (1.92%) Banking
6 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (26.92%) Analyst
2 20 (19.23%) Security Analyst
3 19 (18.27%) Consultant
3 19 (18.27%) Security Consultant
4 17 (16.35%) Information Security Consultant
5 16 (15.38%) Security Specialist
6 15 (14.42%) Security Manager
7 11 (10.58%) SOC Analyst
8 9 (8.65%) Information Manager
8 9 (8.65%) Information Security Manager
9 8 (7.69%) ArcSight Analyst
9 8 (7.69%) Information Security Specialist
9 8 (7.69%) Information Specialist
9 8 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) Java Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) Ruby Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) Splunk Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Information Analyst
10 7 (6.73%) Information Security Analyst
11 6 (5.77%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.92%) J2EE
2 1 (0.96%) .NET
2 1 (0.96%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.96%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.96%) Ajax
2 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (0.96%) LAMP
2 1 (0.96%) Middleware
2 1 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.96%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.65%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (4.81%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (4.81%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (2.88%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.88%) Clustering
7 2 (1.92%) CCTV
7 2 (1.92%) CESG
7 2 (1.92%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.96%) Fintech
8 1 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.96%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.96%) NHS
8 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.96%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.54%) Windows
2 8 (7.69%) Linux
3 7 (6.73%) Unix
4 4 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.92%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.08%) Data Protection
2 19 (18.27%) Project Management
3 18 (17.31%) PRINCE2
4 15 (14.42%) Ethical Hacking
4 15 (14.42%) ITIL
4 15 (14.42%) Risk Management
5 13 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (10.58%) Change Management
6 11 (10.58%) Information Management
7 10 (9.62%) Information Assurance
8 8 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (7.69%) API Integration
8 8 (7.69%) Security Operations
8 8 (7.69%) SOA
9 7 (6.73%) Business Continuity
9 7 (6.73%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (6.73%) SIEM
10 6 (5.77%) Computer Security
10 6 (5.77%) Kanban
10 6 (5.77%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.54%) Java
2 8 (7.69%) Python
2 8 (7.69%) Ruby
3 3 (2.88%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.88%) Perl
3 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.92%) C
4 2 (1.92%) C++
4 2 (1.92%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.92%) SQL
5 1 (0.96%) C#
5 1 (0.96%) PHP
5 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (29.81%) CISSP
2 28 (26.92%) CISM
3 18 (17.31%) CISA
4 15 (14.42%) Degree
5 11 (10.58%) ISACA
6 10 (9.62%) CEH
7 5 (4.81%) CCNP
7 5 (4.81%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.81%) GCIA
7 5 (4.81%) GSEC
7 5 (4.81%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.85%) CISMP
9 2 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.92%) CCIE
9 2 (1.92%) GIAC
10 1 (0.96%) CCSP
10 1 (0.96%) CLAS
10 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.96%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (18.27%) PCI DSS
3 8 (7.69%) COBIT
3 8 (7.69%) RMADS
4 7 (6.73%) ISO27005
5 4 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.92%) BS25999
6 2 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (1.92%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (1.92%) QA
6 2 (1.92%) SLA
6 2 (1.92%) SSAE 16
7 1 (0.96%) COSO
7 1 (0.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.96%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.96%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.96%) Val IT
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.92%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.96%) Docker
4 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 16 (15.38%) QRadar
2 11 (10.58%) Nessus
2 11 (10.58%) Nmap
3 3 (2.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.92%) Control-M
5 1 (0.96%) Ansible
5 1 (0.96%) Cacti
5 1 (0.96%) Graphite
5 1 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.96%) Nagios
5 1 (0.96%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.96%) Opsview
5 1 (0.96%) Puppet
5 1 (0.96%) Salt
5 1 (0.96%) SCCM
5 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 21 (20.19%) Splunk
2 16 (15.38%) ArcSight
3 5 (4.81%) SAP
4 4 (3.85%) Cisco
4 4 (3.85%) Oracle
5 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.88%) VMware
6 2 (1.92%) Dell
6 2 (1.92%) HP
6 2 (1.92%) Tableau
7 1 (0.96%) Apple
7 1 (0.96%) Capita
7 1 (0.96%) EMC
7 1 (0.96%) F5
7 1 (0.96%) Juniper
7 1 (0.96%) Lotus
7 1 (0.96%) NetApp
7 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.96%) Veritas
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