Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 22 May 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 64 80
Rank change year-on-year -6 +16 -11
Contract jobs citing Information Security 14 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.33% 2.35% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 2.82% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 7
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £413 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -15.38% +25.00%
10th Percentile £373 £293 £413
90th Percentile £547 £598 £720
South West median daily rate £450 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £46.00 £11.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year +318.18% -73.65% +4.38%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 832 1,100 1,064
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 79.01% 83.27% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 737 747
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £575 £550
South West median daily rate £405 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +1.89% +6.00% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 34
Wiltshire median hourly rate £33.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.00% +76.39%
10th Percentile £17.50 £31.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £45.24 £47.05 £49.18
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £39.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.52% -1.25% +19.69%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Wiltshire

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in Wiltshire

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security in Wiltshire

Information Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Security in Wiltshire

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. 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
Corsham +11 4 £510 -12.82%
Chippenham - 3 £248 - 1
Swindon -10 2 £438 +6.06%
Salisbury +1 1 - - 1
Information Security
South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) CISSP
3 5 (35.71%) CESG Certified Professional
3 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance
5 3 (21.43%) Office 365
5 3 (21.43%) CESG
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) CISA
5 3 (21.43%) CISM
5 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (14.29%) HMG Infosec
6 2 (14.29%) JSP 440
6 2 (14.29%) RMADS
6 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) ISSAP
6 2 (14.29%) ISSEP
6 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Assurance Coordinator
3 2 (14.29%) Security Assurance Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) GDPR Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Information Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) CESG
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) NsoIT
4 1 (7.14%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (7.14%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) CISSP
3 5 (35.71%) CESG Certified Professional
3 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) CISA
4 3 (21.43%) CISM
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) ISSAP
5 2 (14.29%) ISSEP
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (7.14%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) GDPR
1 2 (14.29%) HMG Infosec
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 2 (14.29%) JSP 440
1 2 (14.29%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) CommVault
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (7.14%) SAP