The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 168 - 207
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Security 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% - 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £402 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £500 -
% change year-on-year
-29.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Computer 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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3015 3902 4694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.39% 84.24% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2406 3112 3526
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 53
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Computer Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Security Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Computer Security
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Computer Security across the City of London region.

Computer Security Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Computer 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 City of London region with a requirement for Computer Security.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) AppSense
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cryptography

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) ADSL
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) ICMP
2 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) ISDN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) PSTN
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Secure Coding
1 2 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) AppSense
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (50.00%) VMware