The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Governance skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Governance over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Governance
UK
Rank 602 616 607
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Contract jobs citing Information Security Governance 6 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.023% 0.008%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.028% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Median daily rate £363 £513 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.26% +20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £413 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £875 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £1,100 £435
% change year-on-year
-67.61% +152.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37606 43039 41704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.82% 82.75% 79.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24983 28189 26373
Median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 946 1185 1114
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £56.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Information Security Governance
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Information Security Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Security Governance
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Security Governance within the UK.

Information Security Governance Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Security Governance
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Information Security Governance Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Security Governance
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
England +25 4 £575 +12.19% 3
London +19 2 £575 +15.00% 3
East of England +5 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 £356 -
South Wales - 2 £356 -
Wales - 2 £356 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Harrow +5 1 - -

Information Security Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Information Security Governance.

1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Legal
3 6 (40.00%) CISA
3 6 (40.00%) CISSP
3 6 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (40.00%) CRISC
4 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 5 (33.33%) CISM
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (20.00%) ISMS
6 3 (20.00%) COBIT
6 3 (20.00%) Security Management
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Information Security Management
6 3 (20.00%) Line Management
6 3 (20.00%) GDPR
7 2 (13.33%) Scorecard
7 2 (13.33%) Security Auditing
7 2 (13.33%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (13.33%) Remediation Plan
7 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) IISP

Information Security Governance
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco IPT
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Risk Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Compliance Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Operational Risk Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Security Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Governance Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Governance Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Information Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Information Risk Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Information Governance Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Risk Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Information Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
3 6 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (20.00%) ISMS
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Line Management
5 3 (20.00%) Security Management
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CISA
1 6 (40.00%) CISSP
1 6 (40.00%) CRISC
2 5 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (13.33%) IISP
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CEH
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (20.00%) COBIT
2 3 (20.00%) GDPR