Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for SANS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 September 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.

SANS Institute
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +141
Contract jobs citing SANS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.11% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
East Midlands median daily rate £413 - -
England median daily rate £600 £475 £443
% change year-on-year +26.32% +7.34% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £35.00

SANS is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 492 618 535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.92% 19.69% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 416 371
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £184 £218 £235
90th Percentile £544 £550 £580
England median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 34 28
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £22.08 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.72% +45.95% -18.33%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.61 £11.10
90th Percentile £40.88 £56.49 £36.98
England median hourly rate £24.04 £27.66 £25.50
% change year-on-year -13.09% +8.47% +13.33%

SANS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SANS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SANS in the East Midlands

SANS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SANS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 3 £413 -
SANS
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SANS 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SANS.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) ISSAP
1 3 (100.00%) ISSEP
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Master's Degree
2 2 (66.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Password Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit

SANS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Information Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (33.33%) IT Architect
3 1 (33.33%) IT Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Password Management
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) ISSAP
1 3 (100.00%) ISSEP
1 3 (100.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory