The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 99 109 123
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs citing Information Security 16 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.68% 0.57% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.79% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 5
Average daily rate
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£365 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £315 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £525 £720
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £60.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-62.50% +86.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1731 1522 1804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 73.82% 72.51% 70.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1077 829 982
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 62 55
Average hourly rate £15.00 £38.50 £17.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.03% +118.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Information Security
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 14 £365 +62.22% 8
South Yorkshire -8 1 - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (51.52%) Security Management
2 14 (42.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (36.36%) Information Security Management
4 10 (30.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (27.27%) CISSP
6 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
6 8 (24.24%) Finance
6 8 (24.24%) QA
7 7 (21.21%) SAP
7 7 (21.21%) Oracle
7 7 (21.21%) SQL
7 7 (21.21%) ETL
8 6 (18.18%) ITIL
8 6 (18.18%) WebLogic
8 6 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (15.15%) Data Security
9 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
9 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
10 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (12.12%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (9.09%) Retail
11 3 (9.09%) ISMS
11 3 (9.09%) Project Management
11 3 (9.09%) Service Management
11 3 (9.09%) CISA
11 3 (9.09%) CISM
11 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (9.09%) Windows
11 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
12 2 (6.06%) HP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Publishing
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Information Manager
1 10 (30.30%) Information Security Manager
1 10 (30.30%) Security Manager
2 8 (24.24%) Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) DBA
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 6 (18.18%) SQL DBA
4 2 (6.06%) Information Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support
4 2 (6.06%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Risk Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) WCF
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Security Management
2 12 (36.36%) Information Security Management
3 7 (21.21%) ETL
4 6 (18.18%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (15.15%) Data Security
5 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (12.12%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) ISMS
7 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) Service Management
7 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.06%) BCP
8 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.06%) ERP
8 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
8 2 (6.06%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
2 2 (6.06%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) VB6
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) CISSP
2 3 (9.09%) CISA
2 3 (9.09%) CISM
3 2 (6.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (42.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (30.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (24.24%) QA
4 1 (3.03%) BS25999
4 1 (3.03%) ISO 14001
4 1 (3.03%) BS7799
4 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) SAP
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) Sybase
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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