Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath 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 18 October 2018 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)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 27 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +30
Contract jobs citing Information Security 2 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 0.88% 3.88% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 4.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Bath median daily rate £338 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.50% - -
Somerset median daily rate £338 £500 £1,000
% change year-on-year -32.50% -50.00% +122.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate - - -

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 Bath with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 187 162 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 82.74% 78.64% 72.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 114 79
Bath median daily rate £388 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £219 £300 £153
90th Percentile £538 £513 £463
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
Bath median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +104.65% +28.36%
10th Percentile £24.84 £43.00 £10.15
90th Percentile £41.88 £45.00 £73.00
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £47.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year -11.95% +25.00% -9.52%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Bath

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in Bath

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Bath over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security in Bath

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS