The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief 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 Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Security Officer
Rank 406 - 405
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Security Officer 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.010% - 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 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
19750 19818 20801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.67% 94.52% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13971 14054 14059
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 £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 303 331 405
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 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Chief Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Chief Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Chief 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 Security Officer across the London region.

Chief Security Officer Daily Rate Trend in London

Chief Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Chief 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 Security Officer in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (42.86%) Security Management
2 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) CISA
4 3 (21.43%) CISM
4 3 (21.43%) CISSP
4 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 2 (14.29%) CRISC
5 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Private Banking
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) CISMP
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Data Mining

Chief Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Chief 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 Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Private Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (7.14%) Cybercrime
1 1 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 6 (42.86%) Security Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) CISA
2 3 (21.43%) CISM
2 3 (21.43%) CISSP
2 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) CRISC
4 1 (7.14%) CISMP
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS