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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 411 418 419
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Computer Security 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.011% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
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£575 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £188
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +108.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
18668 18664 19051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.27% 79.03% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13353 13049 13235
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
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 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 227 267
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.00 £53.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Security across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Computer Security Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 1 - - 1
Computer Security
England

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) E-Discovery
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) CA
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