Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 January 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)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 51 51
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -11
Contract jobs citing Information Security 13 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.48% 0.88% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 1.00% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Bracknell median daily rate £619 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +20.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £569 £600 £478
90th Percentile £713 £600 £523
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £17.50 -

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 Bracknell with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 470 500 459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 89.69% 87.57% 84.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 224 177
Bracknell median daily rate £393 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.29% +4.73% +9.63%
10th Percentile £163 £195 £194
90th Percentile £548 £575 £510
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 49 59
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -35.00% +21.21%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year -18.31% -33.64% +33.75%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Bracknell

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 6 (46.15%) CISSP
1 6 (46.15%) CISM
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) CISMP
2 5 (38.46%) SIEM
2 5 (38.46%) Retail
3 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Security Operations
4 3 (23.08%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) IT Governance
5 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (15.38%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) McAfee
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) DMZ
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
5 2 (15.38%) Splunk
5 2 (15.38%) Network Management
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) Mockito
6 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (15.38%) DMZ
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
1 1 (7.69%) Mockito
1 1 (7.69%) WebStorm
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Information Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Security Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Information Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Network Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Compliance Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Governance Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Strategy Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (7.69%) CESG
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) SIEM
2 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Security Operations
4 2 (15.38%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) IT Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Groovy
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CISM
1 6 (46.15%) CISSP
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) CISMP
3 1 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
1 2 (15.38%) F5
1 2 (15.38%) McAfee
1 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
1 2 (15.38%) Splunk
2 1 (7.69%) JDA
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Qualys
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy