The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 140 187 201
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +14
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.097% 0.059% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.073% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Average daily rate £350 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -13.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £510
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Information Security Management
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
2592 4109 4728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.05% 81.00% 79.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2049 3217 3399
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 53
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.95 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information Security Management
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 Information Security Management across the City of London region.

Information Security Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Information Security Management 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 Management.

1 17 (100.00%) Security Management
1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (70.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (58.82%) ISMS
4 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
5 6 (35.29%) Advertising
5 6 (35.29%) CISSP
5 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
5 6 (35.29%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
6 3 (17.65%) GSEC
6 3 (17.65%) PCI QSA
6 3 (17.65%) Network Security
6 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (17.65%) Node.js
6 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (17.65%) Go
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) Coaching
6 3 (17.65%) Microservices
6 3 (17.65%) AWS Certification
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) PHP
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) MySQL
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) CCIE

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Information Security Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
1 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Redis
General
1 6 (35.29%) Advertising
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
1 9 (52.94%) Security Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Information Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Network Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Network Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Network Security Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Security Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Debian
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
1 17 (100.00%) Security Management
2 10 (58.82%) ISMS
3 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
3 3 (17.65%) Coaching
3 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) Microservices
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) IT Governance
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Go
1 3 (17.65%) PHP
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CISSP
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) AWS Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCIE
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
2 3 (17.65%) CISA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CISM
2 3 (17.65%) GIAC
2 3 (17.65%) GSEC
2 3 (17.65%) PCI QSA
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco