The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kingston Upon Thames 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - 4 -
Contract jobs citing Information Security 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - 10.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 11.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £419 £408
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £17.71 £38.19
% change year-on-year
+187.97% -53.62%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 85.45% 85.00% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 8 4
Average daily rate £345 £360 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +121.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Information Security
London

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Information Security
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing Information Security 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.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing Information Security 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP