The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management 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 Information Security Management over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 387 388 389
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 19 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.11% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.14% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 15
Average daily rate £400 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £341 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £670
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £510
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Information Security Management
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
17753 16891 17430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.55% 80.49% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12666 12119 11940
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 195 241
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -21.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Information Security Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Information Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Information Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Information Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Information Security Management
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 Information Security Management within the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +47 3 £350 -12.50% 1
Information Security Management
England

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Information Security Management 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 Information Security Management.

1 56 (100.00%) Security Management
1 56 (100.00%) Information Security
2 30 (53.57%) Management Information System
3 26 (46.43%) CISSP
4 25 (44.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (39.29%) ISMS
6 17 (30.36%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (28.57%) CISM
8 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
9 14 (25.00%) Information Assurance
10 13 (23.21%) Degree
11 12 (21.43%) SQL
11 12 (21.43%) ITIL
12 11 (19.64%) SIEM
12 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
14 9 (16.07%) PCI DSS
14 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
14 9 (16.07%) Risk Management
14 9 (16.07%) Legal
15 8 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
15 8 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
15 8 (14.29%) Security Architecture
15 8 (14.29%) Information Management
15 8 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
16 7 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
16 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (12.50%) Asset Management
16 7 (12.50%) ArcSight
16 7 (12.50%) Information Security Governance

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Information Security Management 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 Information Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.93%) Node.js
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Office
2 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (10.71%) Network Security
3 3 (5.36%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.79%) LAN
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) VPN
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (8.93%) MySQL
2 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.36%) Redis
General
1 9 (16.07%) Legal
2 6 (10.71%) Advertising
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Games
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Analyst
1 29 (51.79%) Security Analyst
2 16 (28.57%) Information Analyst
2 16 (28.57%) Information Security Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 7 (12.50%) Information Manager
6 6 (10.71%) ArcSight Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Monitoring Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Security Monitoring Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) SIEM Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Information Officer
8 3 (5.36%) Network Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Network Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Security Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Memcached
2 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (53.57%) Management Information System
2 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.57%) CESG
5 2 (3.57%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Debian
1 5 (8.93%) Linux
1 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Information Security
1 56 (100.00%) Security Management
2 22 (39.29%) ISMS
3 17 (30.36%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (25.00%) Information Assurance
5 12 (21.43%) ITIL
6 11 (19.64%) SIEM
7 9 (16.07%) Risk Management
8 8 (14.29%) Information Management
8 8 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
8 8 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (14.29%) Security Architecture
9 7 (12.50%) Asset Management
9 7 (12.50%) Information Security Governance
10 6 (10.71%) Change Control
10 6 (10.71%) Project Management
11 5 (8.93%) DevOps
11 5 (8.93%) Microservices
12 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) Go
2 5 (8.93%) PHP
3 2 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) CISSP
2 16 (28.57%) CISM
3 13 (23.21%) Degree
4 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
5 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
6 7 (12.50%) CISA
6 7 (12.50%) GIAC
7 5 (8.93%) AWS Certification
8 4 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (5.36%) CCIE
9 3 (5.36%) CCNA
9 3 (5.36%) CCNP
9 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (5.36%) CLAS
9 3 (5.36%) GSEC
9 3 (5.36%) ISSAP
9 3 (5.36%) PCI QSA
10 2 (3.57%) CGEIT
10 2 (3.57%) IISP
10 2 (3.57%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (44.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (16.07%) PCI DSS
3 6 (10.71%) SLA
4 4 (7.14%) COBIT
4 4 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (5.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (5.36%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) ArcSight
2 7 (12.50%) Intel Security
2 7 (12.50%) Qualys
2 7 (12.50%) Symantec
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) Apple
4 1 (1.79%) BMC
4 1 (1.79%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.79%) Lotus
4 1 (1.79%) Remedy
4 1 (1.79%) SAP