The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief Information Security Officer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Chief Information Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Information Security Officer
Rank 404 - 405
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Information Security Officer 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% - 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% - 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £1,100 £475 £575
% change year-on-year
+131.57% -17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Chief Information Security Officer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20120 19835 20493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.52% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14240 14068 13851
Average daily rate £450 £445 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 331 399
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Chief Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Chief Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Chief Information Security Officer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Chief Information Security Officer Daily Rate Trend in London

Chief Information Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Chief Information Security Officer 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 Chief Information Security Officer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CISA
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) CRISC
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Cybercrime
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) CISMP
4 1 (20.00%) Private Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical

Chief Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Chief Information Security Officer 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 Chief Information Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Private Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (20.00%) Cybercrime
1 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISA
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CRISC
3 1 (20.00%) CISMP
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS