Period
to 16 January 2019

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 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 58 27
Rank change year-on-year -3 -31 +30
Contract jobs citing Information Security 14 9 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.50% 1.35% 5.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.60% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 31
Swindon median daily rate £450 £355 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -21.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £425 £315 £388
90th Percentile £552 £419 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +18.41% +3.22% +16.13%
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 788 562 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 84.55% 84.26% 85.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 433 408
Swindon median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £338 £310 £287
90th Percentile £675 £613 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 3
Swindon median hourly rate £43.75 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -16.67% +44.83%
10th Percentile £22.25 £13.00 £18.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £28.75 £24.70
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +63.64% -28.57% +13.24%

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

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security in Swindon

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 Swindon region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps
1 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Core
3 4 (28.57%) Docker
3 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Information Capture
4 3 (21.43%) Security Operations
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
4 3 (21.43%) SAP CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (14.29%) Legal

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Solr
1 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 1 (7.14%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) PaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Route 53
1 2 (14.29%) Serverless
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (14.29%) GIS
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) CyberArk Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
4 1 (7.14%) FileNet Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Core
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) LESS
3 2 (14.29%) LINQ
3 2 (14.29%) OAuth
3 2 (14.29%) OAuth2
3 2 (14.29%) React
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) Sass
3 2 (14.29%) Swagger
3 2 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (14.29%) IVR
3 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 2 (14.29%) Robotics
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps
1 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) Information Capture
3 3 (21.43%) Security Operations
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (14.29%) API Design
4 2 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (14.29%) Coaching
4 2 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (14.29%) Contract Negotiation
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) GDPR
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
2 2 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) OSSEC
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) ESRI
3 2 (14.29%) LogRhythm
3 2 (14.29%) Qualys
3 2 (14.29%) Siebel
4 1 (7.14%) CyberArk
4 1 (7.14%) IBM