The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Security Specialist role 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Specialist
Rank - 213 -
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Specialist 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.014% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.015% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 -
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5332 6562 7201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 91.88% 92.61% 92.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3888 4819 5239
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 171 169
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.64 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.11 £44.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Information Security Specialist
London

Information Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Specialist in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information Security Specialist
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 Specialist across the City of London region.

Information Security Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Information Security Specialist
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Information Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Information Security Specialist in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) E-Learning
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
3 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (50.00%) Intranet
3 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) Joomla!
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Economics
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Creative Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Information Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Information Security Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Joomla!
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) E-Learning
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Economics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Marketing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) CISA
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley