The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 9 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Contract jobs citing Information Security 19 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 12.34% 2.84% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.50% 3.27% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £445 £411
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +8.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £41.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-45.45% +50.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Staines region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
131 153 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 85.06% 86.93% 80.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 26
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £25.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing Information 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 Information Security.

1 22 (78.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 19 (67.86%) Security Management
4 18 (64.29%) CISSP
5 15 (53.57%) Vulnerability Management
6 13 (46.43%) ISMS
6 13 (46.43%) Information Security Management
7 12 (42.86%) Management Information System
7 12 (42.86%) CISM
8 10 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (35.71%) Cryptography
8 10 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (35.71%) Data Protection
8 10 (35.71%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (35.71%) PKI
8 10 (35.71%) Smart Meter
8 10 (35.71%) Security Testing
9 9 (32.14%) CRISC
10 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
10 7 (25.00%) Information Management
11 6 (21.43%) ITIL
11 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
11 6 (21.43%) Legal
12 5 (17.86%) Firewall
12 5 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (17.86%) Change Control
13 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (14.29%) CISA
14 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
14 3 (10.71%) Banking

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing Information 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 Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
General
1 6 (21.43%) Legal
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Consultant
1 17 (60.71%) Security Consultant
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Information Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Security Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Head of Security
6 1 (3.57%) Head of Information Security
6 1 (3.57%) Compliance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 10 (35.71%) Cryptography
2 10 (35.71%) PKI
2 10 (35.71%) Data Protection Act
2 10 (35.71%) Smart Meter
3 3 (10.71%) CMDB
3 3 (10.71%) Statistics
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 19 (67.86%) Security Management
3 15 (53.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 13 (46.43%) Information Security Management
4 13 (46.43%) ISMS
5 10 (35.71%) Data Protection
5 10 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (35.71%) Security Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Information Management
7 6 (21.43%) ITIL
7 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
8 5 (17.86%) Change Control
8 5 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (10.71%) PDCA
11 1 (3.57%) People Management
11 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
11 1 (3.57%) OWASP
11 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) CISSP
2 12 (42.86%) CISM
3 9 (32.14%) CRISC
4 4 (14.29%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (78.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.57%) ISO 14001