Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 40 36
Rank change year-on-year -15 -4 +11
Contract jobs citing Information Security 13 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.95% 0.52% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 0.69% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 16
Basingstoke median daily rate £525 - £558
10th Percentile £463 - £379
90th Percentile £575 - £579
Hampshire median daily rate £525 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +16.67% -0.06% +12.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.00 - -

Information Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 570 288 430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 85.71% 75.20% 84.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 168 263
Basingstoke median daily rate £390 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.29% -7.89% +12.59%
10th Percentile £200 £162 £188
90th Percentile £538 £475 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 23
Basingstoke median hourly rate £23.14 £14.50 £15.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.59% -8.08% -4.39%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £11.55
90th Percentile £41.01 £31.35 £31.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +17.96%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Basingstoke

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in Basingstoke

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Privileged Access Management
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) SIEM
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (15.38%) Varonis
5 2 (15.38%) LogRhythm
5 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (15.38%) Behavioural Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) SMS
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) Legal
6 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Sourcefire
6 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) ISEB
6 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (7.69%) C#

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (15.38%) SMS
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Information Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Security Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) IAM Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Identity Management Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Management Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Security Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Security Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Security Management Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Implementation Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Security Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Officer
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Privileged Access Management
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (23.08%) SIEM
4 2 (15.38%) Behavioural Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (7.69%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Data Privacy
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (7.69%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Juniper
2 2 (15.38%) LogRhythm
2 2 (15.38%) Varonis
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Sourcefire
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau