Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 47 38
Rank change year-on-year -12 -9 +15
Contract jobs citing Information Security 6 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.87% 1.35% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.58% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 25
Swindon median daily rate £450 £413 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -21.43% +29.63%
10th Percentile £425 £373 £415
90th Percentile £475 £524 £1,000
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £444 £525
% change year-on-year +12.68% -15.48% +32.91%
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 588 570 542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 84.85% 85.46% 81.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 382 386
Swindon median daily rate £445 £414 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.55% +5.28% -1.75%
10th Percentile £313 £292 £268
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £415 £388
% change year-on-year +5.42% +7.10% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Swindon median hourly rate £30.25 £13.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.69% -60.00% +85.71%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.12 £17.38
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.47 £45.13
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +71.43%

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 17 August 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 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Core
2 2 (33.33%) Serverless
2 2 (33.33%) Terraform
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) UX Design
2 2 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) API Design
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Route 53

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (33.33%) Route 53
1 2 (33.33%) Serverless
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Developer
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Core
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) LESS
2 2 (33.33%) LINQ
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Sass
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) IVR
2 1 (16.67%) Robotics
2 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) API Design
2 2 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) UX Design
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (16.67%) Information Capture
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Siebel
2 1 (16.67%) SAP