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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Governance
Rank 642 645 610
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -35
Contract jobs citing Information Security Governance 9 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.002% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.002% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 6
Median daily rate £565 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £632 - £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £585 - £399
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
44682 45591 43036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 79.87% 78.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 29538 29583 26703
Median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1052 1197 1205
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 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
England -8 8 £565 - 4
Nottingham - 4 £585 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £585 -
London - 4 £443 - 2
East Midlands - 4 £585 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £413 - 1

Information Security Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (68.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (42.11%) Business Continuity
3 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
3 8 (42.11%) CISSP
4 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
4 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
4 6 (31.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (26.32%) Protective Monitoring
5 5 (26.32%) CISM
5 5 (26.32%) Information Security Management
5 5 (26.32%) Security Management
5 5 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
5 5 (26.32%) CESG
6 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) Information Assurance
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) BCP
6 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
6 4 (21.05%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
7 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (15.79%) IT Audit
7 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Security Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Information Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Information Security Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Security Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Governance Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Information Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Information Governance Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Audit Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Compliance Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Governance Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Information
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Transition Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) CESG
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (42.11%) Business Continuity
2 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
3 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
3 5 (26.32%) Information Security Management
3 5 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Protective Monitoring
3 5 (26.32%) Security Management
4 4 (21.05%) BCP
4 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
4 4 (21.05%) Information Assurance
4 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (15.79%) IT Audit
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) CISSP
2 5 (26.32%) CISM
3 4 (21.05%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) CISA
6 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (68.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (31.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
3 2 (10.53%) RMADS
4 1 (5.26%) COBIT
4 1 (5.26%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft