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 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 420 - 419
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Security 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% - 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% - 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £733 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £463 £390
% change year-on-year
-11.35% +18.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50
Computer Security
England

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
18159 18039 18505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.85% 80.92% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13319 12707 13280
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 255 234
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) GCFA
4 1 (25.00%) Information Management
4 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Online Games
4 1 (25.00%) Online Betting
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010

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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Monitoring Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Online Games
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Fraud Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) GCED
1 1 (25.00%) GCFA
1 1 (25.00%) GIAC
1 1 (25.00%) HND
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (25.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (25.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk
1 1 (25.00%) VMware