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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank - 401 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Security 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.018% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.022% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £390 £188
% change year-on-year
+18.58% +108.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
- +75.00%
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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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17230 17814 17352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.57% 78.18% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12157 12792 11934
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.56% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 230 270
Average hourly rate £21.30 £21.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -37.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.65 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £50.00 £61.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Security across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Computer 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 Computer Security.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) GCIH
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (28.57%) CEH
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) EnCE
4 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Online Games
5 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Computer 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 Computer Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
1 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Release Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Installations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Online Games
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) GCIH
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CEH
2 2 (28.57%) EnCE
3 1 (14.29%) CISMP
3 1 (14.29%) GIAC
3 1 (14.29%) GCIA
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 9000
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) Snort
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Akamai
1 1 (14.29%) Trustwave
1 1 (14.29%) IronPort
1 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Dell
1 1 (14.29%) Juniper
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint