The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management
Rank 529 505 489
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -16
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 43 58 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.12% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 43 17
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£375 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £275 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £505 £425
% change year-on-year
-34.15% +18.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37161 35673 30835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.42% 75.44% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23489 22217 18883
Average daily rate £425 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1070 1065 1029
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.88 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.90% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Security Management across the England region.

Information Security Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Information Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Information Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management across the England region.

Information Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Information Security Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 21 £425 -5.55% 10
South East -15 18 £333 -33.50% 5
South West -8 1 - - 1
West Midlands -11 1 £461 -23.16% 5
North West -23 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 £300 - 1
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East of England - - - -
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Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 91 (100.00%) Security Management
1 91 (100.00%) Information Security
2 54 (59.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 52 (57.14%) ISMS
4 48 (52.75%) Management Information System
5 34 (37.36%) Risk Management
6 26 (28.57%) CISSP
7 25 (27.47%) Security Cleared
8 22 (24.18%) SC Cleared
9 18 (19.78%) Degree
10 17 (18.68%) CISM
10 17 (18.68%) ITIL
11 13 (14.29%) Change Management
11 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (13.19%) PCI DSS
12 12 (13.19%) Legal
13 11 (12.09%) CISA
14 10 (10.99%) Risk Assessment
14 10 (10.99%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (10.99%) Data Protection
15 9 (9.89%) CRISC
15 9 (9.89%) Incident Management
15 9 (9.89%) Data Protection Act
15 9 (9.89%) Information Governance
15 9 (9.89%) Penetration Testing
15 9 (9.89%) Information Management
15 9 (9.89%) Project Management
16 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
16 8 (8.79%) Business Continuity
16 8 (8.79%) Finance

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.30%) Documentum
3 2 (2.20%) CMS
3 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.10%) IIS
4 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.20%) MS Project
3 1 (1.10%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (4.40%) SAN
2 4 (4.40%) Firewall
3 3 (3.30%) LAN
4 2 (2.20%) WAN
4 2 (2.20%) DHCP
4 2 (2.20%) HTTP
4 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.20%) VPN
4 2 (2.20%) DNS
4 2 (2.20%) SSL
4 2 (2.20%) SSH
4 2 (2.20%) Network Security
5 1 (1.10%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (13.19%) Legal
2 8 (8.79%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.10%) Law
5 1 (1.10%) Local Government
5 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (24.18%) Analyst
2 19 (20.88%) Security Analyst
2 19 (20.88%) Security Manager
3 15 (16.48%) Security Consultant
3 15 (16.48%) Consultant
4 14 (15.38%) Information Analyst
4 14 (15.38%) Information Manager
4 14 (15.38%) Information Security Manager
4 14 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
5 9 (9.89%) Security Officer
6 5 (5.49%) Architect
7 4 (4.40%) Information Security Officer
8 3 (3.30%) Security Architect
8 3 (3.30%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.30%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.30%) Information Architect
8 3 (3.30%) Information Security Architect
9 2 (2.20%) Security Technical Architect
9 2 (2.20%) IT Operations Manager
9 2 (2.20%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) Middleware
2 1 (1.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (52.75%) Management Information System
2 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.89%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (8.79%) Smart Meter
4 8 (8.79%) PKI
5 7 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 6 (6.59%) Cryptography
7 3 (3.30%) Statistics
8 2 (2.20%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (2.20%) CESG
8 2 (2.20%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (2.20%) NHS
8 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.20%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (1.10%) RMADS
9 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.10%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) Windows
2 5 (5.49%) Linux
3 2 (2.20%) AIX
3 2 (2.20%) Solaris
3 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.10%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (100.00%) Security Management
1 91 (100.00%) Information Security
2 52 (57.14%) ISMS
3 34 (37.36%) Risk Management
4 17 (18.68%) ITIL
5 13 (14.29%) Change Management
6 10 (10.99%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (10.99%) Data Protection
7 9 (9.89%) Incident Management
7 9 (9.89%) Information Governance
7 9 (9.89%) Information Management
7 9 (9.89%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (9.89%) Project Management
8 8 (8.79%) GAP Analysis
8 8 (8.79%) Business Continuity
8 8 (8.79%) Cyber Security
8 8 (8.79%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (6.59%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.59%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.10%) PHP
1 1 (1.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (28.57%) CISSP
2 25 (27.47%) Security Cleared
3 22 (24.18%) SC Cleared
4 18 (19.78%) Degree
5 17 (18.68%) CISM
6 11 (12.09%) CISA
7 9 (9.89%) CRISC
8 2 (2.20%) ISACA
8 2 (2.20%) SSCP
8 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.20%) GCIA
8 2 (2.20%) GCIH
8 2 (2.20%) ISEB
9 1 (1.10%) CCA
9 1 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.10%) CCEA
9 1 (1.10%) Postgraduate
9 1 (1.10%) MCSE
9 1 (1.10%) MCSA
9 1 (1.10%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (59.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (13.19%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.59%) ISO 9001
4 5 (5.49%) ISO 14001
5 3 (3.30%) SLA
5 3 (3.30%) COSO
5 3 (3.30%) COBIT
6 1 (1.10%) QA
6 1 (1.10%) BS25999
6 1 (1.10%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.10%) vCloud
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.69%) Citrix
3 4 (4.40%) VMware
4 3 (3.30%) OpenText
4 3 (3.30%) McAfee
5 2 (2.20%) HP
5 2 (2.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.10%) Qualys
6 1 (1.10%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.10%) EMC
6 1 (1.10%) Websense
6 1 (1.10%) CommVault
6 1 (1.10%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.10%) Lotus
6 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
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