The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS 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 ISMS over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 264 240 233
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Contract jobs citing ISMS 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.063% 0.033% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.044% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
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£550 £108 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+411.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 -
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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
7343 6851 6117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.28% 74.64% 72.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4443 3749 3299
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 257 264
Average hourly rate £23.75 £22.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.95% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ISMS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ISMS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ISMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ISMS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ISMS
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 ISMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 August 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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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
Surrey - 4 £550 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ISMS 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 ISMS.

1 35 (97.22%) Information Security
2 32 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (52.78%) Information Security Management
3 19 (52.78%) Security Management
3 19 (52.78%) Risk Management
4 14 (38.89%) Management Information System
5 13 (36.11%) CISSP
6 12 (33.33%) CISM
7 10 (27.78%) CISA
7 10 (27.78%) RMADS
7 10 (27.78%) Information Assurance
8 9 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 9 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (25.00%) Legal
9 8 (22.22%) Migration
9 8 (22.22%) Firewall
9 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 8 (22.22%) VPN
9 8 (22.22%) PCI DSS
9 8 (22.22%) PKI
10 7 (19.44%) Smart Meter
11 6 (16.67%) vSphere
11 6 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
11 6 (16.67%) iSCSI
11 6 (16.67%) Security Testing
11 6 (16.67%) Network Security
11 6 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (16.67%) Information Management
11 6 (16.67%) Microsoft

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ISMS 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 ISMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) IIS
1 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) VPN
1 8 (22.22%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) SAN
2 6 (16.67%) VoIP
2 6 (16.67%) Network Security
2 6 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.56%) TACACS
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) SSL
3 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.78%) Extranet
General
1 9 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 10 (27.78%) Information Manager
2 10 (27.78%) Information Security Manager
3 7 (19.44%) Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) Security Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) IT Support
5 5 (13.89%) Senior IT Support
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Information Security Officer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Chief Information Officer
5 5 (13.89%) Chief Information Security Officer
5 5 (13.89%) Information Security Officer
5 5 (13.89%) Chief Security Officer
5 5 (13.89%) Security Officer
5 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 10 (27.78%) RMADS
3 8 (22.22%) PKI
4 7 (19.44%) Smart Meter
5 6 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (16.67%) Replication
5 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (11.11%) Cryptography
8 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
8 2 (5.56%) NHS
9 1 (2.78%) User Experience
9 1 (2.78%) Statistics
9 1 (2.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) Information Security
2 19 (52.78%) Information Security Management
2 19 (52.78%) Security Management
2 19 (52.78%) Risk Management
3 10 (27.78%) Information Assurance
4 9 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 9 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (22.22%) Migration
6 6 (16.67%) Information Management
6 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 6 (16.67%) Change Management
6 6 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (11.11%) Cyber Security
8 4 (11.11%) ITIL
9 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) CISSP
2 12 (33.33%) CISM
3 10 (27.78%) CISA
4 4 (11.11%) CRISC
5 2 (5.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (16.67%) Citrix
1 6 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco