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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 57 52 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing Information Security 25 43 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.19% 3.04% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 3.81% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 6
Median daily rate £525 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +16.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £373 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £456 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £60.98 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £43.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-65.31% -3.88%
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
942 1128 1023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 82.34% 79.77% 76.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 660 603
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £308 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 39
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £21.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £51.52 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -12 8 £362 -29.36%
Chertsey 0 2 £563 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £525 -
Leatherhead - 1 £325 -
Woking - 1 £700 - 1
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 21 (38.18%) PCI DSS
2 17 (30.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (29.09%) ITIL
4 15 (27.27%) Finance
5 14 (25.45%) CISSP
6 12 (21.82%) Firewall
6 12 (21.82%) Risk Management
7 10 (18.18%) Security Management
7 10 (18.18%) Security Architecture
7 10 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
8 9 (16.36%) Data Protection
8 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
9 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (14.55%) Cisco
9 8 (14.55%) Hadoop
9 8 (14.55%) Big Data
10 7 (12.73%) Security Operations
10 7 (12.73%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (12.73%) Windows
10 7 (12.73%) Linux
10 7 (12.73%) Apache
10 7 (12.73%) CISM
11 6 (10.91%) VMware
11 6 (10.91%) Legal
11 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
11 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (10.91%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (10.91%) Apache Pig
11 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
12 5 (9.09%) PKI

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 7 (12.73%) Apache
2 6 (10.91%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.82%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (1.82%) IaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) Firewall
2 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.09%) SAN
4 4 (7.27%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (5.45%) Internet
5 3 (5.45%) Intranet
6 2 (3.64%) DNS
6 2 (3.64%) LAN
6 2 (3.64%) WAN
7 1 (1.82%) DHCP
7 1 (1.82%) DMZ
7 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.82%) Extranet
7 1 (1.82%) IPsec
7 1 (1.82%) MPLS
7 1 (1.82%) Network Security
7 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.82%) VLAN
7 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) Big Data
1 8 (14.55%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) ANTLR
1 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.64%) JUnit
1 2 (3.64%) Maven
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Legal
3 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.45%) Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Architect
2 12 (21.82%) Security Manager
3 11 (20.00%) Consultant
4 10 (18.18%) Security Architect
5 7 (12.73%) Security Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Information Security Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Information Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (9.09%) IT Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Security Project Manager
8 4 (7.27%) Compliance Consultant
8 4 (7.27%) Security Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.45%) Information Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Information Security Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Information Security Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) IT Security Architect
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Web Services
2 3 (5.45%) REST
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Thrift
3 2 (3.64%) Drools
3 2 (3.64%) JMS
3 2 (3.64%) MyBatis
3 2 (3.64%) Spring
3 2 (3.64%) XACML
4 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.82%) RESTful
4 1 (1.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.73%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
3 6 (10.91%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (9.09%) PKI
5 4 (7.27%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) ITIL
2 12 (21.82%) Risk Management
3 10 (18.18%) Security Architecture
3 10 (18.18%) Security Management
3 10 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (16.36%) Data Protection
5 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.73%) Security Operations
7 5 (9.09%) Information Security Management
7 5 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (9.09%) SIEM
8 4 (7.27%) ERP
8 4 (7.27%) ITIL V3
8 4 (7.27%) Project Management
8 4 (7.27%) Security Testing
9 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.45%) Coaching
9 3 (5.45%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (5.45%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (5.45%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) Java
2 2 (3.64%) Python
3 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) CISSP
2 7 (12.73%) CISM
3 5 (9.09%) CISA
4 4 (7.27%) CCNP
4 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.27%) MCSE
4 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.45%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.82%) IISP
6 1 (1.82%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (38.18%) PCI DSS
2 17 (30.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (7.27%) COBIT
4 3 (5.45%) GAMP
4 3 (5.45%) GCP
4 3 (5.45%) GMP
4 3 (5.45%) GxP
4 3 (5.45%) ISAE 3402
4 3 (5.45%) SSAE 16
5 2 (3.64%) SAS 70
6 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (1.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.82%) PA-DSS
6 1 (1.82%) QA
6 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
1 1 (1.82%) QRadar
1 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Cisco
2 6 (10.91%) VMware
3 4 (7.27%) Juniper
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle
4 3 (5.45%) SAP
5 2 (3.64%) Capita
5 2 (3.64%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.64%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.64%) Intel Security
5 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.82%) F5
6 1 (1.82%) Gemalto
6 1 (1.82%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.82%) NetApp
6 1 (1.82%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.82%) Qualys
6 1 (1.82%) Remedy
6 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.82%) Splunk