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 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 5 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Contract jobs citing Information Security 21 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 13.91% 1.78% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.95% 2.19% 5.94%
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 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-49.99% -33.34%
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
117 137 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 77.48% 81.07% 78.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 12
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £900 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 12
Average hourly rate £45.00 £46.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +132.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 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 17 (62.96%) Vulnerability Management
2 14 (51.85%) Risk Management
3 12 (44.44%) Security Management
3 12 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (40.74%) PCI DSS
5 10 (37.04%) Information Security Management
6 9 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (33.33%) Data Protection
7 8 (29.63%) Cryptography
7 8 (29.63%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (29.63%) PKI
7 8 (29.63%) Security Testing
8 7 (25.93%) CISM
8 7 (25.93%) CISSP
8 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
8 7 (25.93%) ISMS
8 7 (25.93%) SIEM
9 5 (18.52%) Smart Meter
9 5 (18.52%) CISA
10 4 (14.81%) Legal
10 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (14.81%) ITIL
10 4 (14.81%) CRISC
10 4 (14.81%) Information Management
10 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (7.41%) Finance
11 2 (7.41%) CCSA
11 2 (7.41%) SAP
11 2 (7.41%) Firewall
11 2 (7.41%) SharePoint

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (7.41%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
General
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Consultant
2 11 (40.74%) Security Consultant
3 8 (29.63%) Analyst
4 7 (25.93%) Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Information Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Head of Security
7 1 (3.70%) Application Security Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Head of Operations
7 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (29.63%) Cryptography
2 8 (29.63%) PKI
3 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
4 5 (18.52%) Smart Meter
5 2 (7.41%) CMDB
6 1 (3.70%) Statistics
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Vulnerability Management
2 14 (51.85%) Risk Management
3 12 (44.44%) Security Management
4 10 (37.04%) Information Security Management
5 9 (33.33%) Data Protection
6 8 (29.63%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Security Testing
7 7 (25.93%) ISMS
7 7 (25.93%) SIEM
8 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) Information Management
8 4 (14.81%) ITIL
8 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
9 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security
9 2 (7.41%) SABSA
9 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (7.41%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CISSP
1 7 (25.93%) CISM
2 5 (18.52%) CISA
3 4 (14.81%) CRISC
4 2 (7.41%) ISACA
4 2 (7.41%) CCSA
4 2 (7.41%) CCSP
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (40.74%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Nessus
2 1 (3.70%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) SAP
1 2 (7.41%) Qualys
2 1 (3.70%) HP