Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee 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)
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs citing Information Security 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee - - 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Dundee median daily rate - - £116
Scotland median daily rate £400 £500 £415
% change year-on-year -20.00% +20.48% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - £34.80

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 Dundee with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dundee
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 24 43 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 66.67% 95.56% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 32
Dundee median daily rate £294 £260 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.98% +4.00% -20.63%
10th Percentile £139 £105 £103
90th Percentile £443 £400 £388
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Dundee median hourly rate £38.25 £11.30 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +238.50% -62.95% -6.15%
10th Percentile £16.93 £11.30 £19.11
90th Percentile £43.25 £11.30 £31.75
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Dundee

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in Dundee