The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
England / London
Rank - 415 410
Contract jobs citing Computer Security 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.009% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.011% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £635 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £340 £413
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -17.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £8.79

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16237 18239 17511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.94% 85.05% 82.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11769 13057 12462
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 215 206
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +10.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Computer Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Security Jobs Demand Trend in London

Computer Security
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Computer Security Daily Rate Trend in London

Computer Security
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Computer Security across the London region.

Computer Security Hourly Rate Trend in London

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Security 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 London region with a requirement for Computer Security.

1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
1 9 (56.25%) Security Testing
2 8 (50.00%) CISSP
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Unix
2 8 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) Information Security
3 7 (43.75%) Fortinet
3 7 (43.75%) SIEM
3 7 (43.75%) LogRhythm
4 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (37.50%) Nessus
4 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (37.50%) Brocade
4 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) AppSense
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) Secure Coding
4 6 (37.50%) Palo Alto
5 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (25.00%) PMO
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Project Planning

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) ADSL
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.25%) ICMP
4 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (6.25%) IPsec
4 1 (6.25%) ISDN
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) PSTN
4 1 (6.25%) SNMP
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) French Language
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Security Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Scientist
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
1 1 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Unix
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Security Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Information Security
2 7 (43.75%) SIEM
3 6 (37.50%) Secure Coding
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
5 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (12.50%) Open Source
6 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Security Operations
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Case Management
7 1 (6.25%) Malware Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
7 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Python
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) CISA
3 2 (12.50%) CISM
3 2 (12.50%) CREST Certified
3 2 (12.50%) GIAC
3 2 (12.50%) GPEN
3 2 (12.50%) OSCP
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) SANS
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PMO
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Nessus
2 3 (18.75%) CSIRT
3 1 (6.25%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
1 7 (43.75%) Fortinet
1 7 (43.75%) LogRhythm
2 6 (37.50%) AppSense
2 6 (37.50%) Brocade
2 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 6 (37.50%) Palo Alto
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Splunk
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) RapidMiner
4 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.25%) Snow