The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 73 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Information Security 30 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.25% 1.37% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 1.75% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 11
Median daily rate £488 £471 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +14.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £339 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 10
Median hourly rate £56.25 - £51.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.25 - £48.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.25 - £53.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -55.88%
Information Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1086 1085 1142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.35% 78.45% 77.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 602 646
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 32 52
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +56.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £18.20 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £51.68 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Information Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Information Security Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Surrey region.

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -4 9 £500 -2.43% 4
Redhill - 4 £450 -
Leatherhead - 2 £500 -
Camberley - 1 £590 -
Guildford - 1 £385 - 2
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 44 (61.97%) CISSP
2 39 (54.93%) CISM
3 34 (47.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (40.85%) PCI DSS
5 23 (32.39%) CISA
6 21 (29.58%) Degree
6 21 (29.58%) Security Architecture
7 19 (26.76%) Security Testing
8 17 (23.94%) Cisco
9 15 (21.13%) Firewall
9 15 (21.13%) Security Management
9 15 (21.13%) Management Information System
10 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
10 14 (19.72%) Barracuda Networks
11 13 (18.31%) ISO27005
11 13 (18.31%) ISO 9001
11 13 (18.31%) ITIL
11 13 (18.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (18.31%) TOGAF
12 12 (16.90%) Smartcard
12 12 (16.90%) Waterfall
12 12 (16.90%) Data Protection
12 12 (16.90%) Embedded Systems
12 12 (16.90%) SABSA
13 11 (15.49%) IISP
13 11 (15.49%) Quality Management
13 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
13 11 (15.49%) IIS
14 10 (14.08%) Oracle

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.49%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.04%) IaaS
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.04%) PaaS
1 5 (7.04%) SaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.13%) Firewall
2 5 (7.04%) Internet
2 5 (7.04%) Intranet
2 5 (7.04%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (7.04%) VPN
3 4 (5.63%) Network Security
3 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.23%) SSL
5 2 (2.82%) SAN
5 2 (2.82%) TACACS
5 2 (2.82%) Wireless
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (1.41%) DNS
6 1 (1.41%) LAN
6 1 (1.41%) MPLS
6 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.41%) JIRA
1 1 (1.41%) Moq
1 1 (1.41%) NUnit
1 1 (1.41%) Selenium
1 1 (1.41%) Subversion
1 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Architect
2 25 (35.21%) Security Architect
3 18 (25.35%) Consultant
4 13 (18.31%) Security Consultant
5 10 (14.08%) Information Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Information Security Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Security Manager
6 8 (11.27%) Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Project Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Security Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Security Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.04%) Security Project Manager
9 4 (5.63%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) CISSP Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Information Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Information Security Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) Middleware
2 3 (4.23%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.41%) jQuery
3 1 (1.41%) RESTful
3 1 (1.41%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Management Information System
2 12 (16.90%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (16.90%) Smartcard
3 8 (11.27%) Driving Licence
4 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.04%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (7.04%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.82%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.82%) FMCG
6 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.82%) PKI
6 2 (2.82%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.41%) CESG
7 1 (1.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) Security Architecture
2 19 (26.76%) Security Testing
3 15 (21.13%) Security Management
4 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.31%) ITIL
4 13 (18.31%) TOGAF
5 12 (16.90%) Data Protection
5 12 (16.90%) SABSA
5 12 (16.90%) Waterfall
6 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
6 11 (15.49%) Quality Management
7 9 (12.68%) Business Development
8 8 (11.27%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (11.27%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (8.45%) ITIL V3
9 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
9 6 (8.45%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
10 5 (7.04%) Project Management
10 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) Java
2 1 (1.41%) C#
2 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.41%) Python
2 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (61.97%) CISSP
2 39 (54.93%) CISM
3 23 (32.39%) CISA
4 21 (29.58%) Degree
5 11 (15.49%) IISP
6 7 (9.86%) CLAS
7 5 (7.04%) CISMP
8 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (4.23%) CCNA
9 3 (4.23%) CCSA
10 2 (2.82%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.41%) CCNP
11 1 (1.41%) ISSAP
11 1 (1.41%) MCSE
11 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (47.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (40.85%) PCI DSS
3 13 (18.31%) ISO 9001
3 13 (18.31%) ISO27005
3 13 (18.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (12.68%) ISAE 3402
5 8 (11.27%) COBIT
6 2 (2.82%) FIPS 140-2
6 2 (2.82%) RMADS
6 2 (2.82%) SAS 70
7 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (1.41%) JSP 440
7 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (7.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (23.94%) Cisco
2 14 (19.72%) Barracuda Networks
2 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.08%) Oracle
3 10 (14.08%) Sun
4 9 (12.68%) ArcSight
4 9 (12.68%) IBM
4 9 (12.68%) Intel Security
4 9 (12.68%) Qualys
4 9 (12.68%) Tripwire
5 7 (9.86%) VMware
6 5 (7.04%) Rackspace
6 5 (7.04%) Splunk
7 3 (4.23%) Juniper
8 2 (2.82%) Aruba
8 2 (2.82%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.82%) BT
8 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.82%) Sourcefire
8 2 (2.82%) Symantec