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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 9 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Security 18 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 11.39% - 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.95% - 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£513 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £474 £450 £401
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.84 £17.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+173.34% -66.66%
Information Security
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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
129 108 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 81.65% 81.20% 75.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 11
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £296 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £900 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 14
Average hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +169.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 17 (54.84%) Vulnerability Management
2 15 (48.39%) PCI DSS
3 14 (45.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (38.71%) Risk Management
5 10 (32.26%) Security Management
6 8 (25.81%) Information Security Management
6 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (25.81%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
6 8 (25.81%) SIEM
7 7 (22.58%) Security Testing
7 7 (22.58%) PKI
7 7 (22.58%) Cryptography
7 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
8 6 (19.35%) CISSP
8 6 (19.35%) CISM
8 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
8 6 (19.35%) COBIT
9 5 (16.13%) ISMS
10 4 (12.90%) Smart Meter
10 4 (12.90%) CISA
11 3 (9.68%) Middleware
11 3 (9.68%) ITIL
11 3 (9.68%) Legal
11 3 (9.68%) Information Management
11 3 (9.68%) CRISC
11 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
11 3 (9.68%) Cyber Security
11 3 (9.68%) SABSA

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (6.45%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) SoftLayer
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) DNS
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
General
1 3 (9.68%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Consultant
2 9 (29.03%) Security Consultant
2 9 (29.03%) Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Information Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Security Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Head of Security
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Application Security Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Head of Operations
6 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Middleware
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (22.58%) Cryptography
2 7 (22.58%) PKI
3 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.90%) Smart Meter
5 2 (6.45%) CMDB
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Vulnerability Management
2 12 (38.71%) Risk Management
3 10 (32.26%) Security Management
4 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (25.81%) Information Security Management
4 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
4 8 (25.81%) SIEM
5 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Security Testing
5 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
6 5 (16.13%) ISMS
7 3 (9.68%) Information Management
7 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Cyber Security
7 3 (9.68%) SABSA
8 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (6.45%) Security Patching
8 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) CISSP
1 6 (19.35%) CISM
2 4 (12.90%) CISA
3 3 (9.68%) CRISC
4 2 (6.45%) ISACA
4 2 (6.45%) CCSA
4 2 (6.45%) CCSP
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) PCI DSS
2 14 (45.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (19.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Nessus
2 1 (3.23%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) SAP
1 2 (6.45%) Qualys
2 1 (3.23%) IBM
2 1 (3.23%) HP