Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 July 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 Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 36 45
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9 +9
Contract jobs citing Information Security 6 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.95% 2.96% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 3.93% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 4
Warwickshire median daily rate £438 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +57.14% -
10th Percentile £413 £413 £311
90th Percentile £555 £688 £372
West Midlands median daily rate £415 £485 £429
% change year-on-year -14.43% +13.12% -9.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - £20.00
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £29.75

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 530 662 511
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 83.99% 75.31% 72.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 408 265
Warwickshire median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £218 £245 £216
90th Percentile £556 £550 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 24 62
Warwickshire median hourly rate £25.73 £20.75 £28.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.98% -27.43% +39.49%
10th Percentile £12.90 £13.30 £15.30
90th Percentile £42.35 £30.64 £40.63
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.25 £17.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +19.12% -27.66% +30.56%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Warwickshire

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in Warwickshire

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security in Warwickshire

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +5 2 £600 +4.80%
Atherstone - 1 £425 - 1
Information Security
West Midlands

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

1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) SABSA
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
2 1 (16.67%) QRadar
2 1 (16.67%) SANS
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (16.67%) COBIT
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ISSAP
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Risk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Risk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) SABSA
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) ISSAP
1 1 (16.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) COBIT
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee