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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 23 May 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
23 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 533 578 551
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -27
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 82 43 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.086% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 19 38
Median daily rate £475 £341 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.29% -23.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £520 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+39.70% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.70 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- -56.50%
Information Security Management
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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
40198 39621 38823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.04% 79.28% 78.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26933 25441 24848
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 892 1135 1182
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £28.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.88 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Information Security Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the England region over the 3 months to 23 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 21 £463 +35.63% 4
East of England +24 18 £425 +54.54%
South East -12 13 £475 +39.70% 8
North West 0 10 £600 - 2
South West - 7 £570 - 3
East Midlands +16 6 £565 +25.55% 1
West Midlands -5 5 £550 +27.16% 3
Midlands - 2 £625 -
Information Security Management
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Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management 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 England region with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 134 (100.00%) Security Management
1 134 (100.00%) Information Security
2 67 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 63 (47.01%) Management Information System
4 53 (39.55%) CISSP
5 48 (35.82%) ISMS
6 34 (25.37%) Risk Management
7 31 (23.13%) CISM
7 31 (23.13%) PCI DSS
8 28 (20.90%) Finance
9 24 (17.91%) Project Management
9 24 (17.91%) Cybersecurity
10 23 (17.16%) CISA
10 23 (17.16%) Security Operations
11 22 (16.42%) ITIL
11 22 (16.42%) Information Assurance
12 20 (14.93%) Degree
13 19 (14.18%) Security Architecture
14 18 (13.43%) Security Operations Centre
15 17 (12.69%) Microsoft
16 16 (11.94%) Vulnerability Management
16 16 (11.94%) Security Cleared
17 15 (11.19%) SC Cleared
17 15 (11.19%) Business Continuity
17 15 (11.19%) Legal
18 14 (10.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 14 (10.45%) PRINCE2
18 14 (10.45%) Data Protection
18 14 (10.45%) Penetration Testing
18 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (2.24%) IIS
1 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.22%) MS Project
2 7 (5.22%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.73%) MS Office
4 4 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.97%) Firewall
1 8 (5.97%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (4.48%) VPN
3 5 (3.73%) Internet
3 5 (3.73%) Network Security
4 3 (2.24%) DNS
4 3 (2.24%) HTTP
4 3 (2.24%) SSH
4 3 (2.24%) SSL
5 2 (1.49%) DHCP
5 2 (1.49%) DMZ
5 2 (1.49%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.49%) IPsec
5 2 (1.49%) LAN
5 2 (1.49%) MPLS
5 2 (1.49%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.49%) VLAN
5 2 (1.49%) WAN
5 2 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.49%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.75%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (20.90%) Finance
2 15 (11.19%) Legal
3 3 (2.24%) Banking
3 3 (2.24%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.49%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.75%) French Language
5 1 (0.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (29.10%) Security Manager
2 32 (23.88%) Analyst
3 29 (21.64%) Consultant
4 28 (20.90%) Security Analyst
5 27 (20.15%) Security Consultant
6 23 (17.16%) Project Manager
6 23 (17.16%) Security Project Manager
7 18 (13.43%) Information Security Consultant
8 15 (11.19%) Business Analyst
9 12 (8.96%) Information Analyst
9 12 (8.96%) Information Manager
9 12 (8.96%) Information Security Analyst
9 12 (8.96%) Information Security Manager
10 9 (6.72%) Information Security Officer
10 9 (6.72%) IT Manager
10 9 (6.72%) IT Security Manager
10 9 (6.72%) Security Officer
11 8 (5.97%) Information Officer
12 7 (5.22%) Architect
12 7 (5.22%) IT Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.24%) Middleware
2 2 (1.49%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 63 (47.01%) Management Information System
2 18 (13.43%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.97%) CESG
5 7 (5.22%) PKI
5 7 (5.22%) PMI
6 5 (3.73%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.99%) Smart Meter
8 3 (2.24%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.49%) Economics
9 2 (1.49%) Smart Energy
9 2 (1.49%) VCE vBlock
10 1 (0.75%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.75%) DataPower
10 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.72%) Windows
2 7 (5.22%) Linux
2 7 (5.22%) Solaris
2 7 (5.22%) Unix
3 6 (4.48%) AIX
4 3 (2.24%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.49%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.49%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.49%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (100.00%) Information Security
1 134 (100.00%) Security Management
2 48 (35.82%) ISMS
3 34 (25.37%) Risk Management
4 24 (17.91%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (17.91%) Project Management
5 23 (17.16%) Security Operations
6 22 (16.42%) Information Assurance
6 22 (16.42%) ITIL
7 19 (14.18%) Security Architecture
8 16 (11.94%) Vulnerability Management
9 15 (11.19%) Business Continuity
10 14 (10.45%) Data Protection
10 14 (10.45%) Penetration Testing
10 14 (10.45%) PRINCE2
11 11 (8.21%) Incident Management
11 11 (8.21%) SIEM
11 11 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (7.46%) Risk Analysis
12 10 (7.46%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.49%) C
1 2 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (39.55%) CISSP
2 31 (23.13%) CISM
3 23 (17.16%) CISA
4 20 (14.93%) Degree
5 16 (11.94%) Security Cleared
6 15 (11.19%) SC Cleared
7 7 (5.22%) CESG Certified Professional
7 7 (5.22%) CISMP
7 7 (5.22%) PMI Certification
8 5 (3.73%) PCI QSA
9 3 (2.24%) GCIA
9 3 (2.24%) GCIH
9 3 (2.24%) GIAC
9 3 (2.24%) IISP
9 3 (2.24%) ISSAP
9 3 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.24%) SANS
10 2 (1.49%) CCSP
10 2 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (23.13%) PCI DSS
3 14 (10.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (6.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (4.48%) COBIT
6 5 (3.73%) ISO22301
6 5 (3.73%) SLA
7 4 (2.99%) ISO 9001
8 3 (2.24%) COSO
8 3 (2.24%) GPG13
8 3 (2.24%) SAS 70
9 2 (1.49%) Government Security Classifications
9 2 (1.49%) JSP 440
9 2 (1.49%) RMADS
10 1 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.75%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.75%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.75%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.24%) RSA Security Analytics
2 2 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.75%) Grafana
3 1 (0.75%) Puppet
3 1 (0.75%) SELinux
3 1 (0.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (12.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.22%) Cisco
3 5 (3.73%) Intel Security
3 5 (3.73%) Oracle
4 4 (2.99%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.24%) BMC
5 3 (2.24%) Cognos
5 3 (2.24%) Remedy
6 2 (1.49%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.49%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.49%) Qualys
6 2 (1.49%) Symantec
7 1 (0.75%) BT
7 1 (0.75%) Citrix
7 1 (0.75%) IBM
7 1 (0.75%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.75%) NetWitness
7 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.75%) ServiceNow