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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management
Rank 526 532 513
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 56 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.057% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.077% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 12
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£451 £513 £466
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.09% +9.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £285 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £578 £534
UK excluding London average daily rate £495 £300 £328
% change year-on-year
+65.00% -8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £31.56 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.45% +57.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.56 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +57.77%
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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
37787 35117 32794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.61% 74.20% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25121 22069 19640
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1044 1075 1388
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 2014. 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 +28 35 £425 -17.07% 13
South East -22 11 £500 - 1
South West - 6 £350 - 2
West Midlands -5 2 - -
East of England -6 1 - - 2
North West -11 1 £500 +17.64% 6
Yorkshire - - - - 4
East Midlands - - - - 1
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Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Security Management
1 118 (100.00%) Information Security
2 53 (44.92%) CISSP
3 49 (41.53%) Management Information System
4 41 (34.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 33 (27.97%) ISMS
6 31 (26.27%) CISM
7 30 (25.42%) Security Cleared
8 29 (24.58%) SC Cleared
9 23 (19.49%) Degree
9 23 (19.49%) Finance
10 22 (18.64%) Risk Management
11 21 (17.80%) Data Protection
12 18 (15.25%) ITIL
13 17 (14.41%) Legal
14 15 (12.71%) HP
14 15 (12.71%) E-Discovery
14 15 (12.71%) Data Protection Act
15 14 (11.86%) CheckPoint
15 14 (11.86%) CISA
16 13 (11.02%) Banking
16 13 (11.02%) Project Management
16 13 (11.02%) Qualys
16 13 (11.02%) ArcSight
17 12 (10.17%) Smart Meter
17 12 (10.17%) Penetration Testing
17 12 (10.17%) Information Management
18 11 (9.32%) Risk Assessment
18 11 (9.32%) Incident Management
18 11 (9.32%) PCI DSS

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 5 (4.24%) CMS
2 4 (3.39%) IIS
3 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.54%) Documentum
3 3 (2.54%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Summit
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.47%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (6.78%) Network Security
3 5 (4.24%) SAN
4 4 (3.39%) Intranet
5 2 (1.69%) Firewall
6 1 (0.85%) LAN
6 1 (0.85%) WAN
6 1 (0.85%) VPN
6 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 23 (19.49%) Finance
2 17 (14.41%) Legal
3 13 (11.02%) Banking
4 6 (5.08%) Retail
5 5 (4.24%) Advertising
5 5 (4.24%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.54%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.85%) Publishing
8 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (20.34%) Security Manager
2 18 (15.25%) Information Manager
2 18 (15.25%) Information Security Manager
3 17 (14.41%) Consultant
3 17 (14.41%) Security Consultant
4 15 (12.71%) Analyst
5 13 (11.02%) Security Analyst
6 10 (8.47%) Information Security Analyst
6 10 (8.47%) Information Analyst
6 10 (8.47%) Architect
6 10 (8.47%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.78%) Security Architect
8 7 (5.93%) Information Specialist
9 6 (5.08%) Security Officer
9 6 (5.08%) Information Security Specialist
9 6 (5.08%) Security Specialist
10 5 (4.24%) IT Manager
10 5 (4.24%) Information Architect
11 4 (3.39%) Information Security Architect
12 3 (2.54%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.54%) .NET
2 2 (1.69%) WCF
2 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.85%) Web Services
3 1 (0.85%) Middleware
3 1 (0.85%) jQuery
3 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (41.53%) Management Information System
2 15 (12.71%) Data Protection Act
3 12 (10.17%) Smart Meter
4 9 (7.63%) Cryptography
4 9 (7.63%) PKI
5 8 (6.78%) Mobile Banking
5 8 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.93%) Mathematics
6 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.93%) Online Banking
7 6 (5.08%) CESG
8 3 (2.54%) E-Learning
8 3 (2.54%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (2.54%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (2.54%) Economics
8 3 (2.54%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (1.69%) RMADS
10 1 (0.85%) FMCG
10 1 (0.85%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.78%) Apple iOS
1 8 (6.78%) Android
2 6 (5.08%) Windows
3 3 (2.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (100.00%) Security Management
1 118 (100.00%) Information Security
2 33 (27.97%) ISMS
3 22 (18.64%) Risk Management
4 21 (17.80%) Data Protection
5 18 (15.25%) ITIL
6 15 (12.71%) E-Discovery
7 13 (11.02%) Project Management
8 12 (10.17%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (10.17%) Information Management
9 11 (9.32%) Risk Assessment
9 11 (9.32%) Incident Management
9 11 (9.32%) Vulnerability Management
10 10 (8.47%) Security Testing
10 10 (8.47%) Security Architecture
10 10 (8.47%) Change Management
11 8 (6.78%) Information Assurance
11 8 (6.78%) E-Commerce
12 7 (5.93%) TOGAF
13 6 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.69%) C#
2 1 (0.85%) C++
2 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.85%) PHP
2 1 (0.85%) SQL
2 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.85%) Python
2 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 53 (44.92%) CISSP
2 31 (26.27%) CISM
3 30 (25.42%) Security Cleared
4 29 (24.58%) SC Cleared
5 23 (19.49%) Degree
6 14 (11.86%) CISA
7 6 (5.08%) SSCP
8 4 (3.39%) ISACA
8 4 (3.39%) ISEB
9 3 (2.54%) CRISC
10 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.69%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.85%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.85%) CCNP
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.85%) CCSE
11 1 (0.85%) PCI QSA
11 1 (0.85%) MBCS
11 1 (0.85%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (34.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (9.32%) PCI DSS
3 8 (6.78%) ISO 9001
4 7 (5.93%) ISO 14001
5 5 (4.24%) COBIT
6 3 (2.54%) BS7799
6 3 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.69%) QA
8 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.85%) SLA
8 1 (0.85%) TickIT
8 1 (0.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (12.71%) HP
2 14 (11.86%) CheckPoint
3 13 (11.02%) Qualys
3 13 (11.02%) ArcSight
4 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.93%) Citrix
5 3 (2.54%) Open Text
6 2 (1.69%) Websense
6 2 (1.69%) McAfee
7 1 (0.85%) EMC
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco
7 1 (0.85%) IBM
7 1 (0.85%) Sophos
7 1 (0.85%) CA
7 1 (0.85%) Hitachi
7 1 (0.85%) VMware
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