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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 9 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs citing Information Security 14 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 9.72% 4.22% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.84% 5.19% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£513 £343 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £430 £420
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £51.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-62.74% -15.00%
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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
109 135 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 75.69% 81.33% 86.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 20
Average daily rate £475 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.79% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £900 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Average hourly rate £16.25 £46.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.05% +132.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £46.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £46.50 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 July 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 (75.86%) Risk Management
2 18 (62.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (55.17%) Security Management
4 14 (48.28%) Information Security Management
4 14 (48.28%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (41.38%) ISMS
6 11 (37.93%) PCI DSS
7 9 (31.03%) Data Protection
7 9 (31.03%) Security Testing
7 9 (31.03%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (31.03%) Cryptography
7 9 (31.03%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (31.03%) PKI
7 9 (31.03%) CISSP
8 8 (27.59%) CISM
8 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
8 8 (27.59%) Legal
9 7 (24.14%) Smart Meter
9 7 (24.14%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (17.24%) CRISC
10 5 (17.24%) CISA
11 4 (13.79%) ITIL
11 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (13.79%) Information Management
12 3 (10.34%) SIEM
13 2 (6.90%) Firewall
13 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
13 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
13 2 (6.90%) DNS
13 2 (6.90%) CCSP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
General
1 8 (27.59%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Consultant
2 17 (58.62%) Security Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Head of Security
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Head of Operations
6 1 (3.45%) Application Security Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Head of Information Security
6 1 (3.45%) Compliance Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Cryptography
1 9 (31.03%) PKI
1 9 (31.03%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
3 7 (24.14%) Smart Meter
4 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.90%) CMDB
5 1 (3.45%) Statistics
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Risk Management
2 16 (55.17%) Security Management
3 14 (48.28%) Information Security Management
3 14 (48.28%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (41.38%) ISMS
5 9 (31.03%) Data Protection
5 9 (31.03%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (31.03%) Security Testing
6 7 (24.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.79%) Information Management
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL
8 3 (10.34%) SIEM
9 2 (6.90%) OWASP
9 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (6.90%) Security Patching
10 1 (3.45%) SDLC
10 1 (3.45%) People Management
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) CISSP
2 8 (27.59%) CISM
3 5 (17.24%) CRISC
3 5 (17.24%) CISA
4 2 (6.90%) CCSP
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (62.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (37.93%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.90%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Nessus
2 1 (3.45%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Qualys
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) HP