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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 10 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Information Security 8 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 11.59% 12.67% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.79% 13.97% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £538 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £445 £415
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -50.00%
Information Security
Surrey

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
58 136 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 84.06% 90.67% 86.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 55
Average daily rate £450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Staines region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (84.62%) PCI DSS
2 19 (73.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (61.54%) E-Commerce
4 15 (57.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (57.69%) COBIT
5 5 (19.23%) Security Operations
6 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (15.38%) CISSP
6 4 (15.38%) CISM
7 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
7 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 3 (11.54%) Legal
7 3 (11.54%) ISO 9001
7 3 (11.54%) CISA
7 3 (11.54%) SIEM
7 3 (11.54%) Presales
8 2 (7.69%) Line Management
8 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
8 2 (7.69%) ISMS
8 2 (7.69%) Information Security Governance
8 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (7.69%) SaaS
8 2 (7.69%) IaaS
8 2 (7.69%) Web Services
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) IaaS
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
2 1 (3.85%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
General
1 3 (11.54%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Consultant
2 15 (57.69%) Risk Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Security Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Information Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Governance Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Information Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) E-Commerce
2 15 (57.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (19.23%) Security Operations
4 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (11.54%) Presales
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.54%) SIEM
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Governance
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Management
6 2 (7.69%) ISMS
6 2 (7.69%) Line Management
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Security Management
7 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.85%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.85%) SABSA
7 1 (3.85%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CISM
1 4 (15.38%) CISSP
2 3 (11.54%) CISA
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) CCSA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CLAS
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (84.62%) PCI DSS
2 19 (73.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (57.69%) COBIT
4 4 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (11.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (3.85%) IBM
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
1 1 (3.85%) Splunk
1 1 (3.85%) VMware