Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 19 February 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 36 63
Rank change year-on-year -20 +27 +5
Contract jobs citing Information Security 5 27 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.80% 4.02% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 4.76% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 4
Swindon median daily rate £360 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.03% -1.47% +1.19%
10th Percentile £312 £276 £339
90th Percentile £427 £531 £534
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £431 £350
% change year-on-year +10.14% +23.21% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 500 567 621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 80.00% 84.38% 80.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 401 479
Swindon median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -10.77%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £263
90th Percentile £612 £563 £515
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -10.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 9
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.03% +2.91%
10th Percentile £13.00 £17.15 £11.65
90th Percentile £29.55 £41.50 £59.55
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% -1.28% +47.17%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Swindon

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 5 (100.00%) GDPR
2 4 (80.00%) Legal
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) EDRMS
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Records Management
3 3 (60.00%) Information Management
3 3 (60.00%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Data Privacy
4 2 (40.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Data Security
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (20.00%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (20.00%) CISMP
5 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (20.00%) SIEM
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) EDRMS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) GDPR Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (60.00%) Information Management
1 3 (60.00%) Records Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Data Privacy
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISMP
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft