Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 21 June 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)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 26 18
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8 +10
Contract jobs citing Information Security 14 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 4.76% 5.47% 6.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 5.74% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 16
Luton median daily rate £550 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.41% -22.73%
10th Percentile £505 £466 £409
90th Percentile £660 £645 £638
Bedfordshire median daily rate £550 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Luton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 266 244 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 90.48% 95.31% 88.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 169 191
Luton median daily rate £470 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £299 £272 £304
90th Percentile £576 £579 £619
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 12
Luton median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £50.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -72.22% +187.94%
10th Percentile £14.58 £14.00 £16.63
90th Percentile £69.00 £14.00 £50.78
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.58 £16.25 £46.29
% change year-on-year +2.05% -64.89% +42.42%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Luton

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in Luton

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Luton over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Luton region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
1 9 (64.29%) Retail
2 7 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 6 (42.86%) CISSP
4 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
5 4 (28.57%) COBIT
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (28.57%) Legal
6 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
6 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
6 3 (21.43%) SABSA
6 3 (21.43%) Security Operations
7 2 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Threat Management
7 2 (14.29%) Thycotic
7 2 (14.29%) ForeScout
7 2 (14.29%) Threat Detection
7 2 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (14.29%) SANS
7 2 (14.29%) People Management
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (14.29%) Lumesse
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
7 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (14.29%) hybris
7 2 (14.29%) Splunk
7 2 (14.29%) OWASP
7 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (64.29%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Legal
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Information Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Information Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
2 7 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
5 3 (21.43%) SABSA
5 3 (21.43%) Security Operations
6 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 2 (14.29%) Cryptography
6 2 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) OWASP
6 2 (14.29%) People Management
6 2 (14.29%) Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Threat Detection
6 2 (14.29%) Threat Management
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) ISSAP
2 2 (14.29%) SANS
3 1 (7.14%) CISA
3 1 (7.14%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 4 (28.57%) COBIT
3 2 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (7.14%) GDPR
4 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) ForeScout
1 2 (14.29%) hybris
1 2 (14.29%) Lumesse
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
1 2 (14.29%) Splunk
1 2 (14.29%) Thycotic
1 2 (14.29%) TIBCO