Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 17 December 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)
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 - 25
Rank change year-on-year - +25 -6
Contract jobs citing Information Security 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 5.96% - 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.09% - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Gatwick median daily rate £450 - £510
10th Percentile £395 - £505
90th Percentile £475 - £515
West Sussex median daily rate £500 £425 £444
% change year-on-year +17.65% -4.23% +53.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gatwick median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -

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 Gatwick with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 127 130 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 84.11% 92.86% 88.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 88 108
Gatwick median daily rate £395 £383 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.27% -10.00% +17.24%
10th Percentile £296 £304 £260
90th Percentile £513 £513 £569
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 3
Gatwick median hourly rate £49.50 £35.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.43% -30.00% +212.50%
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +35.71% +27.27% +71.88%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Gatwick

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
1 8 (88.89%) CISM
2 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) COBIT
2 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 5 (55.56%) GDPR
3 4 (44.44%) SSCP
3 4 (44.44%) SANS
3 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (44.44%) Mimecast
3 4 (44.44%) Qualys
3 4 (44.44%) Tufin
3 4 (44.44%) Splunk
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Data Privacy
3 4 (44.44%) Line Management
3 4 (44.44%) Coaching
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (11.11%) QMS
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 4 (44.44%) Mimecast
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (11.11%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Information Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Information Security Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) CCTV
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Coaching
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (44.44%) Data Privacy
1 4 (44.44%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) QMS
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) AWK
1 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
1 1 (11.11%) Korn
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CISM
1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) SANS
3 4 (44.44%) SSCP
4 1 (11.11%) CISA
4 1 (11.11%) ISACA
4 1 (11.11%) OCA
4 1 (11.11%) OCP
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (11.11%) RHCE
4 1 (11.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) COBIT
1 5 (55.56%) GDPR
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) GlusterFS
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Qualys
1 4 (44.44%) Splunk
1 4 (44.44%) Tufin
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Brocade
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) StorageTek
3 1 (11.11%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas
3 1 (11.11%) VMware