Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 20 November 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)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 41 49
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8 +2
Contract jobs citing Information Security 17 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 5.00% 1.68% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.44% 2.19% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 2
North Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £1,000 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.50% +300.00% -40.48%
Yorkshire median daily rate £470 £523 £415
% change year-on-year -10.05% +25.90% +12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -2.07% - -9.38%

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 264 320 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 77.65% 76.92% 76.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 173 217
North Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £115 £163 £225
90th Percentile £488 £475 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 28 16
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.81 £14.69 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.97% -8.20% +25.89%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.31 £12.00
90th Percentile £24.35 £38.65 £39.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in North Yorkshire

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in North Yorkshire

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security in North Yorkshire

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
York +5 2 £306 -69.38% 1
Selby - 2 - -
Skipton - 1 - -
Information Security
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Blue Coat
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (47.06%) GFI Software
2 8 (47.06%) VPN
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Symantec
2 8 (47.06%) McAfee
2 8 (47.06%) Juniper
3 6 (35.29%) Internet
3 6 (35.29%) SSL
3 6 (35.29%) Unix
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
3 6 (35.29%) Wireless
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) Rapid7
3 6 (35.29%) LogRhythm
3 6 (35.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 6 (35.29%) 802.1X
3 6 (35.29%) FireEye
3 6 (35.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 6 (35.29%) Nexpose
3 6 (35.29%) F5
3 6 (35.29%) ArcSight
3 6 (35.29%) Sourcefire
3 6 (35.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (35.29%) TippingPoint
3 6 (35.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 6 (35.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (47.06%) VPN
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) Internet
2 6 (35.29%) SSL
2 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 6 (35.29%) Wireless
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Security Manager
2 8 (47.06%) Security Specialist
3 6 (35.29%) Information Security Manager
4 5 (29.41%) Information Security Project Manager
4 5 (29.41%) Project Manager
4 5 (29.41%) Security Project Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Information Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security Specialist
5 3 (17.65%) Information Specialist
5 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
5 3 (17.65%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (11.76%) GDPR Project Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Junior
6 2 (11.76%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
7 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Junior Project Coordinator
7 1 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 6 (35.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 6 (35.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 6 (35.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (35.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
4 3 (17.65%) ISMS
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Security Management
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Information Governance
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CISA
1 3 (17.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) GDPR
2 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
3 3 (17.65%) COBIT
3 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Blue Coat
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco
1 8 (47.06%) GFI Software
1 8 (47.06%) Juniper
1 8 (47.06%) McAfee
1 8 (47.06%) Symantec
2 6 (35.29%) ArcSight
2 6 (35.29%) F5
2 6 (35.29%) FireEye
2 6 (35.29%) LogRhythm
2 6 (35.29%) Rapid7
2 6 (35.29%) Sourcefire
2 6 (35.29%) TippingPoint
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft