Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 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
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 47 48
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing Information Security 13 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.54% 2.44% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 2.83% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 5
Bracknell median daily rate £550 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +1.12% -9.66%
10th Percentile £434 £438 £426
90th Percentile £793 £525 £528
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £450 £470
% change year-on-year +16.67% -4.26% -4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £65.00 - -

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 447 494 439
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 87.48% 86.06% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 241 196
Bracknell median daily rate £398 £425 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.47% +9.32% +6.87%
10th Percentile £153 £203 £162
90th Percentile £550 £538 £506
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £385
% change year-on-year +3.66% +6.49% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 61 50
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -50.98% +70.00%
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.61% -31.11% +31.81%

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

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Bracknell over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 (46.15%) Splunk
2 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (30.77%) Law
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (23.08%) McAfee
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (23.08%) DB2
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) CCIE
4 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) CISSP
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) SIEM
4 3 (23.08%) SCCM
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (23.08%) Database Security
4 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (23.08%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) SMTP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 4 (30.77%) Law
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Technical Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Information Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Information Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Splunk Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Splunk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (23.08%) Database Security
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (23.08%) SIEM
3 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCIE
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (23.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Splunk
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) McAfee
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) JDA
5 1 (7.69%) Retek