The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 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
Information Security Management
Rank 231 239 224
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 20 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.10% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
Average daily rate
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£419 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £216 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £330 £413
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.70 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year
-56.50% -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6906 6535 5827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.33% 72.77% 71.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3956 3616 3078
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 253 246
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Information Security Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Information Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Information Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Information Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Information Security Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Surrey - 7 £513 - 1
East Sussex -10 6 £275 -31.88%
Hampshire - 5 - -
Berkshire +3 2 - - 1
Information Security Management
England

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 35 (100.00%) Security Management
1 35 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (71.43%) ISMS
3 21 (60.00%) Management Information System
4 17 (48.57%) Risk Management
5 13 (37.14%) Change Management
6 12 (34.29%) ITIL
6 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 11 (31.43%) PCI DSS
7 11 (31.43%) PKI
8 10 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
8 10 (28.57%) VPN
9 9 (25.71%) CISSP
9 9 (25.71%) Data Protection
10 8 (22.86%) Network Security
10 8 (22.86%) Data Protection Act
10 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (22.86%) Cyber Security
10 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (20.00%) Cryptography
11 7 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (20.00%) Security Testing
12 6 (17.14%) COBIT
12 6 (17.14%) iSCSI
12 6 (17.14%) vSphere
12 6 (17.14%) Mobile Device Management
12 6 (17.14%) Firewall

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
1 6 (17.14%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
1 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
1 6 (17.14%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) VPN
2 8 (22.86%) Network Security
3 6 (17.14%) iSCSI
3 6 (17.14%) Firewall
3 6 (17.14%) SAN
3 6 (17.14%) VoIP
4 4 (11.43%) SSH
4 4 (11.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (11.43%) HTTP
4 4 (11.43%) SSL
5 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
1 6 (17.14%) Financial Institution
1 6 (17.14%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Security Consultant
1 13 (37.14%) Consultant
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) IT Support
4 5 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
4 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Incident Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Security Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Information Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 11 (31.43%) PKI
3 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 8 (22.86%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (20.00%) Cryptography
6 6 (17.14%) Replication
7 5 (14.29%) Smart Meter
8 3 (8.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
1 6 (17.14%) AIX
1 6 (17.14%) Solaris
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Security Management
1 35 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (71.43%) ISMS
3 17 (48.57%) Risk Management
4 13 (37.14%) Change Management
5 12 (34.29%) ITIL
6 10 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (25.71%) Data Protection
8 8 (22.86%) Cyber Security
8 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (20.00%) Security Testing
10 6 (17.14%) Mobile Device Management
11 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (14.29%) Information Management
12 4 (11.43%) Document Management
12 4 (11.43%) Digital Forensics
12 4 (11.43%) Analytics
12 4 (11.43%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) CISSP
2 5 (14.29%) CISA
2 5 (14.29%) CISM
2 5 (14.29%) CRISC
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 4 (11.43%) GCIA
3 4 (11.43%) GCIH
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (31.43%) PCI DSS
3 6 (17.14%) COBIT
4 4 (11.43%) COSO
5 1 (2.86%) SLA
5 1 (2.86%) BS25999
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) vSphere
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
2 6 (17.14%) Citrix
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco
3 4 (11.43%) McAfee
4 2 (5.71%) Remedy