Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 16 January 2019 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 39 44
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -9
Contract jobs citing Information Security 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.49% 0.79% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 0.90% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Liverpool median daily rate £550 £375 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -37.50% +23.71%
Merseyside median daily rate £550 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +37.50% - -17.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside 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 Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 327 332 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 81.34% 87.60% 79.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 231 223
Liverpool median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £263 £229 £228
90th Percentile £588 £550 £599
Merseyside median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 12
Liverpool median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.31% - -62.96%
10th Percentile £11.36 £11.30 £11.00
90th Percentile £24.27 £18.87 £28.30
Merseyside median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +42.31% - -62.96%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Liverpool

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in Liverpool

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Liverpool over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 2 (33.33%) B2C
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) IPv4
1 2 (33.33%) IPv6
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper
1 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) OSPF
1 2 (33.33%) BGP
1 2 (33.33%) MGCP
1 2 (33.33%) ISDN
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) GIAC
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
1 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Anycast
1 2 (33.33%) BGP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) IPv4
1 2 (33.33%) IPv6
1 2 (33.33%) ISDN
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) MGCP
1 2 (33.33%) NX-OS
1 2 (33.33%) OSPF
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) VXLAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
1 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) B2C
1 2 (33.33%) Compliance Management
1 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) F5
1 2 (33.33%) Infoblox
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper
1 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
1 2 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Sony