The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 68 77 101
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +24
Contract jobs citing Information Security 29 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.94% 0.86% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 1.17% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
Average daily rate £400 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £275 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £474 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £419 £408
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Average hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £17.71 £38.19
% change year-on-year
+187.97% -53.62%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1109 940 1194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.28% 73.27% 70.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 467 639
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £560 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 50 69
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £53.00 £49.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Information Security Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Staines +6 8 £388 - 2
Leatherhead - 1 £600 -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Guildford - - - - 6
Weybridge - - - -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (42.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (32.50%) PCI DSS
3 12 (30.00%) Finance
4 11 (27.50%) CISM
4 11 (27.50%) CISSP
5 10 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
6 9 (22.50%) Service Management
6 9 (22.50%) Retail
7 6 (15.00%) Process Management
7 6 (15.00%) Security Management
7 6 (15.00%) ITSM
7 6 (15.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.00%) ISO 9000
7 6 (15.00%) C++
7 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Security Architecture
8 5 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 5 (12.50%) Firewall
9 4 (10.00%) CISA
9 4 (10.00%) Aerospace
9 4 (10.00%) UNIX
9 4 (10.00%) Windows
9 4 (10.00%) Linux
9 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
9 4 (10.00%) Data Protection

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) WAN
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) VPN
2 2 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.50%) OSPF
3 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Retail
3 4 (10.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Security Analyst
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
1 9 (22.50%) Consultant
2 8 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Compliance Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Audit Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Developer
4 4 (10.00%) IT Audit Manager
4 4 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Head of Security
4 4 (10.00%) Head of Information Security
5 3 (7.50%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Information Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Basis
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) NHS
4 2 (5.00%) CMDB
4 2 (5.00%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.50%) RMADS
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) UNIX
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (22.50%) Service Management
3 6 (15.00%) Process Management
3 6 (15.00%) Security Management
3 6 (15.00%) ITSM
3 6 (15.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (15.00%) Security Architecture
4 5 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.50%) Data Security
7 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) C++
2 2 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) C
3 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) CISM
1 11 (27.50%) CISSP
2 4 (10.00%) CISA
2 4 (10.00%) CRISC
3 2 (5.00%) SSCP
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) CEH
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PMP
4 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (42.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (32.50%) PCI DSS
3 6 (15.00%) ISO 9000
4 1 (2.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.50%) SCSM
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco
1 3 (7.50%) IBM
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) McAfee
2 2 (5.00%) Websense
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
2 2 (5.00%) Qualys
2 2 (5.00%) Tripwire
2 2 (5.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Juniper
3 1 (2.50%) BMC
3 1 (2.50%) HP
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
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