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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank - 7 -
Contract jobs citing Information Security 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield - 6.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £433
% change year-on-year - +4.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £60.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -28.33% +166.66%  

Information Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wakefield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 25 26 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 65.79% 83.87% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 12
Median daily rate £450 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +20.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £600 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £18.75 £14.50 £9.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.27% +56.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield citing Information Security as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Security in Wakefield

Information Security
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) CCTV
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence

Information Security
Top Related 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Field Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CCTV
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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