The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Security 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.81% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.56 £22.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+133.61% -50.00%
Information Security
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
106 87 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.18% 86.14% 83.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 64 108
Average daily rate £475 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £405 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region.

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Information Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Security Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Risk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Risk Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS