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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Security 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.80% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £52.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +84.21%

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
111 115 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.80% 87.79% 88.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 95 72
Median daily rate £550 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 January 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%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Tandem
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OpenVMS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) RACF
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) CISA

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 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) TACACS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) OpenVMS
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) RACF
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys