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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 23 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Information Security 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.60% 0.80% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +133.33%

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
113 108 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.40% 86.40% 89.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 88 61
Median daily rate £550 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £665 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OpenVMS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) RACF
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Tandem
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Banking Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) OpenVMS
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) RACF