Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 10 December 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)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 41 52
Rank change year-on-year -24 +11 +16
Contract jobs citing Information Security 8 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.21% 2.66% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 3.15% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
East Sussex median daily rate £320 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -14.29% +3.70%
10th Percentile £305 £263 £333
90th Percentile £674 £420 £368
South East median daily rate £525 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £9.50 -
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £43.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -62.79% +145.71% -71.19%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 586 444 439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 88.79% 84.41% 84.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 293 274
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £375 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.91% +7.29%
10th Percentile £282 £263 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.00% +6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 16
East Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £22.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.88% -24.75% -1.78%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.90 £13.56
90th Percentile £43.95 £72.50 £43.13
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £23.00 £24.23
% change year-on-year +9.22% -5.06% -3.10%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in East Sussex

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in East Sussex

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in East Sussex over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security in East Sussex

Information Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security in East Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Security in East Sussex

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Brighton -19 4 £625 +112.77% 1
Uckfield - 2 £320 -
Information Security
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Security Management
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
2 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Sass
2 4 (50.00%) LESS
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (50.00%) React
2 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) ISMS
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (50.00%) LESS
1 4 (50.00%) React
1 4 (50.00%) REST
1 4 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Security Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (50.00%) ISMS
2 4 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata