Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 January 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 97 88
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9 0
Contract jobs citing Information Security 6 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.50% 0.57% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.66% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Oxfordshire median daily rate £510 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £439 £423 £210
90th Percentile £616 £648 £513
South East median daily rate £500 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £17.50 -
South East median hourly rate £42.25 £17.50 £52.63
% change year-on-year +141.43% -66.75% +16.94%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,015 1,055 988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 84.30% 85.98% 81.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 804 758 747
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% -2.50%
10th Percentile £291 £213 £217
90th Percentile £613 £571 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 37 40
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 £17.43 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.61% -36.62% +61.76%
10th Percentile £15.25 £11.80 £14.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £38.15 £76.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Oxfordshire

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in Oxfordshire

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security in Oxfordshire

Information Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Security in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco IPT
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (66.67%) GDPR
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Data Security
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Law
2 3 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Migration

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (66.67%) Cisco IPT
General
1 3 (50.00%) Law
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Information Officer
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security Officer
1 4 (66.67%) Security Officer
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Security
3 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft