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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 60 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Contract jobs citing Information Security 35 43 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.77% 3.26% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 4.13% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 6
Median daily rate £510 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £396 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £680 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £60.00 £60.74 £59.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £20.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.15% -49.99%
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
1048 1042 947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 82.85% 78.94% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 601 575
Median daily rate £428 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 30 31
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.89 £13.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £60.50 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 13 £475 -7.31%
Redhill - 3 - -
Camberley -11 2 £579 -7.44%
Leatherhead - 2 £325 -
Guildford +5 1 £400 +6.66% 3
Woking -1 1 £700 +16.66%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 31 (49.21%) PCI DSS
2 26 (41.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (38.10%) CISSP
4 22 (34.92%) ITIL
5 21 (33.33%) Firewall
6 15 (23.81%) Windows
6 15 (23.81%) Security Architecture
7 14 (22.22%) CISM
7 14 (22.22%) Security Management
7 14 (22.22%) Finance
8 13 (20.63%) Linux
9 12 (19.05%) Cisco
9 12 (19.05%) Management Information System
9 12 (19.05%) Risk Management
9 12 (19.05%) CISA
10 10 (15.87%) VMware
10 10 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (15.87%) Data Protection
10 10 (15.87%) Vulnerability Management
11 9 (14.29%) SIEM
11 9 (14.29%) Degree
11 9 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 8 (12.70%) Intranet
12 8 (12.70%) Internet
12 8 (12.70%) COBIT
13 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
14 6 (9.52%) ISO 9001
14 6 (9.52%) 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 3 (4.76%) Apache
1 3 (4.76%) Apache Pig
1 3 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) IaaS
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.94%) PaaS
2 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.35%) SaaS
3 2 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (12.70%) Internet
3 8 (12.70%) Intranet
4 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.94%) SAN
6 4 (6.35%) VPN
7 3 (4.76%) Network Security
7 3 (4.76%) SSL
8 2 (3.17%) DNS
8 2 (3.17%) LAN
8 2 (3.17%) WAN
9 1 (1.59%) DHCP
9 1 (1.59%) DMZ
9 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.59%) Extranet
9 1 (1.59%) IPsec
9 1 (1.59%) MPLS
9 1 (1.59%) TACACS
9 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Big Data
2 3 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) ANTLR
1 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.17%) JUnit
1 2 (3.17%) Maven
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Subversion
2 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Legal
3 4 (6.35%) Retail
4 3 (4.76%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Architect
2 18 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 14 (22.22%) Security Manager
4 9 (14.29%) Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Information Security Manager
5 8 (12.70%) Security Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Information Manager
6 7 (11.11%) Security Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) Information Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) IT Architect
8 5 (7.94%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.94%) Security Project Manager
9 4 (6.35%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Information Security Architect
9 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (6.35%) Security Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) Web Services
2 2 (3.17%) Apache Thrift
2 2 (3.17%) Drools
2 2 (3.17%) JMS
2 2 (3.17%) MyBatis
2 2 (3.17%) REST
2 2 (3.17%) Spring
2 2 (3.17%) XACML
3 1 (1.59%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.59%) RESTful
3 1 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.94%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (7.94%) PKI
4 4 (6.35%) Cryptography
4 4 (6.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (6.35%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (6.35%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (6.35%) Smartcard
5 3 (4.76%) Cloud Native
6 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.17%) FMCG
6 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.17%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 13 (20.63%) Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) ITIL
2 15 (23.81%) Security Architecture
3 14 (22.22%) Security Management
4 12 (19.05%) Risk Management
5 10 (15.87%) Data Protection
5 10 (15.87%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (14.29%) SIEM
7 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.52%) ITIL V3
8 6 (9.52%) TOGAF
9 5 (7.94%) Identity Access Management
9 5 (7.94%) Information Security Management
9 5 (7.94%) Quality Management
9 5 (7.94%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (7.94%) Security Operations
9 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.35%) DDoS Mitigation
10 4 (6.35%) SABSA
10 4 (6.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) Java
2 3 (4.76%) SQL
3 2 (3.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (38.10%) CISSP
2 14 (22.22%) CISM
3 12 (19.05%) CISA
4 9 (14.29%) Degree
5 6 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (6.35%) CCNP
6 4 (6.35%) MCSE
6 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.76%) IISP
8 2 (3.17%) CCNA
8 2 (3.17%) CCSA
8 2 (3.17%) CLAS
9 1 (1.59%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (49.21%) PCI DSS
2 26 (41.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (12.70%) COBIT
4 6 (9.52%) ISO 9001
5 5 (7.94%) ISAE 3402
5 5 (7.94%) ISO27005
5 5 (7.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (4.76%) SSAE 16
7 2 (3.17%) FIPS 140-2
7 2 (3.17%) SAS 70
8 1 (1.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.59%) QRadar
2 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Cisco
2 10 (15.87%) VMware
3 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.52%) Barracuda Networks
4 6 (9.52%) Oracle
5 5 (7.94%) Juniper
6 4 (6.35%) Intel Security
6 4 (6.35%) Rackspace
6 4 (6.35%) Splunk
7 3 (4.76%) Qualys
7 3 (4.76%) Sun
8 2 (3.17%) ArcSight
8 2 (3.17%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.17%) BT
8 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.17%) IBM
8 2 (3.17%) Symantec
8 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
8 2 (3.17%) Tripwire
9 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow