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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 64 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Information Security 30 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.41% 2.69% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 3.50% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 10
Median daily rate £500 £513 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +39.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £685 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £445 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.79% +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Median hourly rate £60.00 £60.98 £51.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.60% +19.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £27.40 £51.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% -46.27%
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
1015 1000 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.59% 76.86% 78.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 574 613
Median daily rate £430 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 22 44
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £13.50 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -11 10 £475 -3.79% 2
Redhill - 4 £450 - 1
Camberley - 3 £584 -
Guildford - 2 £393 - 1
Leatherhead - 1 - - 1
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 32 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 31 (48.44%) CISSP
3 26 (40.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (35.94%) CISM
5 22 (34.38%) Firewall
6 21 (32.81%) ITIL
7 20 (31.25%) Security Architecture
8 18 (28.13%) CISA
9 16 (25.00%) Cisco
10 15 (23.44%) Windows
11 14 (21.88%) Linux
11 14 (21.88%) Security Management
12 13 (20.31%) Degree
13 12 (18.75%) Management Information System
13 12 (18.75%) Finance
13 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
14 11 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (17.19%) Data Protection
15 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (15.63%) Barracuda Networks
15 10 (15.63%) TOGAF
15 10 (15.63%) VMware
16 9 (14.06%) Intrusion Detection
16 9 (14.06%) ISO 9001
16 9 (14.06%) Oracle
16 9 (14.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 9 (14.06%) ISO27005
17 8 (12.50%) SABSA
17 8 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
17 8 (12.50%) Waterfall

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 (10.94%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.81%) IaaS
2 5 (7.81%) PaaS
2 5 (7.81%) SaaS
3 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.38%) Firewall
2 9 (14.06%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (12.50%) Internet
3 8 (12.50%) Intranet
3 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.81%) Network Security
4 5 (7.81%) SAN
4 5 (7.81%) VPN
5 3 (4.69%) SSL
6 2 (3.13%) DNS
6 2 (3.13%) TACACS
6 2 (3.13%) Wireless
7 1 (1.56%) DHCP
7 1 (1.56%) DMZ
7 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.56%) IPsec
7 1 (1.56%) LAN
7 1 (1.56%) MPLS
7 1 (1.56%) VLAN
7 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) ANTLR
1 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.13%) JUnit
1 2 (3.13%) Maven
2 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Moq
2 1 (1.56%) NUnit
2 1 (1.56%) Selenium
2 1 (1.56%) Subversion
2 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Architect
2 24 (37.50%) Security Architect
3 10 (15.63%) Security Manager
4 7 (10.94%) Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Consultant
5 6 (9.38%) Information Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Information Security Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Information Security Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Security Consultant
5 6 (9.38%) Security Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Information Manager
6 5 (7.81%) IT Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Security Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Information Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) Web Services
2 2 (3.13%) Apache Thrift
2 2 (3.13%) Drools
2 2 (3.13%) JMS
2 2 (3.13%) Middleware
2 2 (3.13%) MyBatis
2 2 (3.13%) REST
2 2 (3.13%) Spring
2 2 (3.13%) XACML
3 1 (1.56%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.56%) jQuery
3 1 (1.56%) RESTful
3 1 (1.56%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (12.50%) Smartcard
3 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (6.25%) Cloud Native
5 4 (6.25%) Driving Licence
6 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.69%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.69%) PKI
6 3 (4.69%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.13%) Cryptography
7 2 (3.13%) FMCG
7 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.13%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.56%) CESG
8 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Windows
2 14 (21.88%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) ITIL
2 20 (31.25%) Security Architecture
3 14 (21.88%) Security Management
4 11 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.19%) Data Protection
5 10 (15.63%) TOGAF
6 8 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 8 (12.50%) SABSA
6 8 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 8 (12.50%) SIEM
6 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 7 (10.94%) ITIL V3
7 7 (10.94%) Risk Management
7 7 (10.94%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (7.81%) Business Development
8 5 (7.81%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (7.81%) DDoS Mitigation
8 5 (7.81%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (7.81%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.81%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.25%) Java
2 3 (4.69%) Python
2 3 (4.69%) SQL
3 1 (1.56%) C#
3 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (48.44%) CISSP
2 23 (35.94%) CISM
3 18 (28.13%) CISA
4 13 (20.31%) Degree
5 7 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (10.94%) IISP
6 4 (6.25%) CCNP
6 4 (6.25%) CLAS
6 4 (6.25%) MCSE
6 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.69%) CCNA
7 3 (4.69%) CCSA
8 2 (3.13%) CISMP
8 2 (3.13%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 26 (40.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (14.06%) ISO 9001
3 9 (14.06%) ISO27005
3 9 (14.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (12.50%) COBIT
5 5 (7.81%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (3.13%) FIPS 140-2
6 2 (3.13%) SAS 70
7 1 (1.56%) QA
7 1 (1.56%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (7.81%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Cisco
2 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.63%) Barracuda Networks
3 10 (15.63%) VMware
4 9 (14.06%) Oracle
5 6 (9.38%) Intel Security
5 6 (9.38%) Juniper
5 6 (9.38%) Sun
6 5 (7.81%) ArcSight
6 5 (7.81%) IBM
6 5 (7.81%) Qualys
6 5 (7.81%) Rackspace
6 5 (7.81%) Splunk
6 5 (7.81%) Tripwire
7 3 (4.69%) Blue Coat
7 3 (4.69%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.13%) BT
8 2 (3.13%) Sourcefire
8 2 (3.13%) Symantec
8 2 (3.13%) TIBCO