The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 552 564 569
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 68 93 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 63 43
Median daily rate £556 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.61% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £363 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £525 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £463 £495
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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
40818 44914 44371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.53% 81.14% 76.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27175 29114 28821
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1346 1227
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.93 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Information Security Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Information Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management within the UK.

Information Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Information Security Management
Top 30 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 Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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 -17 64 £576 +22.93% 23
London -22 22 £700 +64.70% 9
Yorkshire +33 13 £700 +76.10% 1
South East +7 12 £415 -7.77%
West Yorkshire +22 11 £730 +83.64%
Leeds +25 10 £715 +37.50%
South West +16 8 £363 -30.95% 2
Poole - 7 £363 -
Dorset - 7 £363 -
Hampshire +13 5 £415 -7.77%
West Midlands - 5 £481 - 1
Wales -2 3 £143 -52.50%
South Wales +7 2 £143 -52.50%
Winchester +4 2 £425 -5.55%
North West +1 2 £588 +16.91% 8
Oxfordshire -3 2 £400 -33.33%
City of London -8 2 £713 +62.85% 3
Buckinghamshire - 2 £550 -
Birmingham - 2 - - 1
West Sussex +12 1 £400 -
Scotland +12 1 £550 +38.71% 1
Basingstoke +4 1 - -
East of England +2 1 - - 1
Manchester -2 1 £750 +45.63%
Middlesex - 1 £550 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £143 -
Warwickshire - 1 £563 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
North Wales - 1 - -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management 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 Management.

1 152 (100.00%) Security Management
1 152 (100.00%) Information Security
2 93 (61.18%) Management Information System
3 84 (55.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 79 (51.97%) ISMS
4 79 (51.97%) CISSP
5 60 (39.47%) CISM
6 55 (36.18%) Risk Management
7 40 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
8 38 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 38 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 33 (21.71%) SC Cleared
10 32 (21.05%) CISA
11 31 (20.39%) Finance
11 31 (20.39%) ITIL
12 30 (19.74%) PCI DSS
13 29 (19.08%) CRISC
14 25 (16.45%) Information Assurance
15 21 (13.82%) Business Continuity
15 21 (13.82%) Incident Management
16 18 (11.84%) Penetration Testing
16 18 (11.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 18 (11.84%) Security Operations
17 16 (10.53%) Security Architecture
18 15 (9.87%) SIEM
19 14 (9.21%) Degree
19 14 (9.21%) Legal
19 14 (9.21%) Cisco
20 13 (8.55%) Data Protection Act
20 13 (8.55%) Continuous Improvement

Information Security Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.63%) Apache
1 4 (2.63%) Apache Pig
2 3 (1.97%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.32%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.66%) IIS
4 1 (0.66%) JBoss
4 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.63%) MS Office
3 3 (1.97%) MS Project
3 3 (1.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.32%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) IaaS
1 2 (1.32%) Office 365
2 1 (0.66%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.58%) Network Security
2 9 (5.92%) Firewall
2 9 (5.92%) Internet
3 5 (3.29%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (1.32%) NAS
4 2 (1.32%) SAN
4 2 (1.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.63%) Big Data
1 4 (2.63%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 31 (20.39%) Finance
2 14 (9.21%) Legal
3 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.29%) Law
5 2 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.66%) Publishing
6 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (19.74%) Security Manager
2 29 (19.08%) Analyst
2 29 (19.08%) Consultant
3 26 (17.11%) Security Analyst
3 26 (17.11%) Security Consultant
4 25 (16.45%) Architect
5 24 (15.79%) Security Architect
6 19 (12.50%) Information Manager
6 19 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
7 17 (11.18%) Information Analyst
8 16 (10.53%) Information Security Analyst
9 14 (9.21%) Information Security Consultant
10 11 (7.24%) Security Assurance Manager
11 8 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Architect
12 7 (4.61%) Project Manager
12 7 (4.61%) Security Officer
13 6 (3.95%) IT Analyst
13 6 (3.95%) IT Security Analyst
14 5 (3.29%) Information Security Officer
14 5 (3.29%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.66%) ELK Stack
1 1 (0.66%) REST
1 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 93 (61.18%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.55%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (5.26%) CESG
4 7 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.61%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.95%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (3.29%) BYOD
7 4 (2.63%) NHS
7 4 (2.63%) PKI
8 3 (1.97%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.97%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.97%) Economics
8 3 (1.97%) Fintech
9 2 (1.32%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (1.32%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.32%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.32%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.32%) VCE vBlock
10 1 (0.66%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.66%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.61%) Windows
2 4 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (0.66%) Linux
3 1 (0.66%) Solaris
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (100.00%) Information Security
1 152 (100.00%) Security Management
2 79 (51.97%) ISMS
3 55 (36.18%) Risk Management
4 40 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
5 38 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 31 (20.39%) ITIL
7 25 (16.45%) Information Assurance
8 21 (13.82%) Business Continuity
8 21 (13.82%) Incident Management
9 18 (11.84%) Penetration Testing
9 18 (11.84%) Security Operations
10 16 (10.53%) Security Architecture
11 15 (9.87%) SIEM
12 13 (8.55%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (7.89%) ITIL V3
13 12 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
13 12 (7.89%) Vulnerability Management
14 11 (7.24%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (7.24%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.66%) Java
1 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
1 1 (0.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (51.97%) CISSP
2 60 (39.47%) CISM
3 38 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 33 (21.71%) SC Cleared
5 32 (21.05%) CISA
6 29 (19.08%) CRISC
7 14 (9.21%) Degree
8 10 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (5.92%) CCNP
9 9 (5.92%) CCSP
10 8 (5.26%) CCDP
11 7 (4.61%) CESG Certified Professional
12 5 (3.29%) GSEC
13 4 (2.63%) CEH
13 4 (2.63%) ISSAP
14 3 (1.97%) CISMP
14 3 (1.97%) CLAS
14 3 (1.97%) ISACA
15 2 (1.32%) BC Cleared
15 2 (1.32%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (55.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (19.74%) PCI DSS
3 18 (11.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 9 (5.92%) JSP 440
5 7 (4.61%) COBIT
6 6 (3.95%) QA
7 4 (2.63%) GPG13
7 4 (2.63%) ISO22301
7 4 (2.63%) ISO27002
8 3 (1.97%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (1.97%) RMADS
9 2 (1.32%) BS25999
9 2 (1.32%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (1.32%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.66%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.29%) BitLocker
2 4 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.32%) vSphere
3 2 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.97%) SCOM
2 2 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.32%) SCCM
2 2 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.66%) Kibana
3 1 (0.66%) logstash
3 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (9.21%) Cisco
2 9 (5.92%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 5 (3.29%) Citrix
4 5 (3.29%) Fortinet
4 5 (3.29%) Oracle
5 4 (2.63%) VMware
6 2 (1.32%) Arqiva
6 2 (1.32%) EMC
6 2 (1.32%) Lumension
6 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.32%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.32%) Wyse
7 1 (0.66%) BMC
7 1 (0.66%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.66%) Remedy
7 1 (0.66%) Sony
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