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 3 months to 25 April 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)
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 36
Contract jobs citing Information Security 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell - 2.62% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.10% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +104.76% -6.66%  

Information Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 211 226 227
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 86.48% 84.64% 81.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 120 111
Median daily rate £438 £444 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.40% +10.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 25
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -49.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.52 £30.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +20.32%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Information Security as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 25 April 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) CISMP
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISMP
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto