Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 25 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)
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 11 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Information Security 10 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 9.17% 6.67% 10.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 11.76% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Wakefield median daily rate £394 - £275
10th Percentile £263 - £263
90th Percentile £575 - £288
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £600 £405
% change year-on-year -25.00% +48.15% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Wakefield median hourly rate - £14.50 £13.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.13% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -2.07% -3.33% -

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 Wakefield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wakefield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 90 51 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 82.57% 56.67% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 31 18
Wakefield median daily rate £375 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £150 £105 £206
90th Percentile £494 £425 £416
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 10
Wakefield median hourly rate £16.00 £14.75 £13.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +11.03% -8.38%
10th Percentile £9.98 £14.25 £11.85
90th Percentile £16.60 £17.18 £17.28
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Wakefield

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in Wakefield

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wakefield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Wakefield over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security in Wakefield

Information Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Security in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 5 (50.00%) Security Management
3 4 (40.00%) RMADS
3 4 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) CISSP
3 4 (40.00%) SMS
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) CISA
4 3 (30.00%) CISM
4 3 (30.00%) GDPR
4 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Data Privacy
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (20.00%) FMCG
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) SCOM
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) VMware

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 4 (40.00%) SMS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Information Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 5 (50.00%) Security Management
3 4 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Privacy
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CISSP
2 3 (30.00%) CISA
2 3 (30.00%) CISM
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) RMADS
2 3 (30.00%) GDPR
3 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) HP
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) VMware