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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management
Rank 533 509 514
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 50 44 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.091% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.12% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 12
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £488 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £290 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £576 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £505 £410
% change year-on-year
-25.74% +23.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
38459 35783 32221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.37% 74.30% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24687 21730 19119
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1095 1275
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -14 46 £400 -20.79% 21
London -4 20 £400 -13.51% 10
South East +5 12 £413 -17.50% 3
South West -10 9 - - 1
Surrey - 9 £325 - 1
Staines - 7 £500 - 1
City of London +9 3 £400 -13.51% 6
West Midlands +4 3 £461 -19.82%
Hampshire -22 3 £550 +10.00%
Scotland - 3 £425 - 1
Coventry - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
East of England -3 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 £300 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Havant - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £461 -
Bournemouth - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 2
Chester - - - -
Chesterfield - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Helensburgh - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Leicester - - - -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Information Security Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security Management.

1 120 (100.00%) Security Management
1 120 (100.00%) Information Security
2 58 (48.33%) Management Information System
3 52 (43.33%) CISSP
4 47 (39.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 46 (38.33%) ISMS
6 35 (29.17%) Risk Management
7 31 (25.83%) CISM
8 29 (24.17%) Security Cleared
9 27 (22.50%) SC Cleared
10 25 (20.83%) ITIL
11 24 (20.00%) Data Protection
12 18 (15.00%) Legal
12 18 (15.00%) Degree
13 17 (14.17%) Data Protection Act
13 17 (14.17%) Finance
13 17 (14.17%) Penetration Testing
14 16 (13.33%) Project Management
15 15 (12.50%) PCI DSS
16 14 (11.67%) Smart Meter
16 14 (11.67%) E-Discovery
16 14 (11.67%) CISA
16 14 (11.67%) Information Management
17 13 (10.83%) ArcSight
17 13 (10.83%) Incident Management
18 12 (10.00%) Qualys
18 12 (10.00%) Security Testing
18 12 (10.00%) Network Security
18 12 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
18 12 (10.00%) Security Architecture

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Information Security Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.50%) CMS
1 3 (2.50%) Documentum
1 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.83%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Project
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
2 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.00%) Network Security
2 11 (9.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (4.17%) SAN
4 4 (3.33%) Firewall
5 2 (1.67%) Intranet
6 1 (0.83%) SSH
6 1 (0.83%) Internet
6 1 (0.83%) HTTP
6 1 (0.83%) VPN
6 1 (0.83%) SSL
General
1 18 (15.00%) Legal
2 17 (14.17%) Finance
3 11 (9.17%) Banking
4 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.17%) Retail
5 3 (2.50%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (20.83%) Analyst
2 23 (19.17%) Security Analyst
3 21 (17.50%) Security Manager
3 21 (17.50%) Consultant
3 21 (17.50%) Security Consultant
4 14 (11.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 14 (11.67%) Information Analyst
5 12 (10.00%) Information Manager
5 12 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
6 10 (8.33%) Architect
6 10 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 9 (7.50%) Security Officer
8 8 (6.67%) Security Architect
9 5 (4.17%) IT Manager
9 5 (4.17%) Information Architect
10 4 (3.33%) IT Security Analyst
10 4 (3.33%) Information Security Officer
10 4 (3.33%) Information Security Architect
10 4 (3.33%) Senior IT Security Analyst
10 4 (3.33%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) Middleware
1 1 (0.83%) .NET
1 1 (0.83%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 58 (48.33%) Management Information System
2 17 (14.17%) Data Protection Act
3 14 (11.67%) Smart Meter
4 12 (10.00%) PKI
5 11 (9.17%) Cryptography
6 8 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
6 8 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (5.83%) CESG
7 7 (5.83%) Mathematics
7 7 (5.83%) Online Banking
8 6 (5.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (4.17%) SCADA
10 3 (2.50%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (2.50%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (2.50%) Freedom of Information Act
11 2 (1.67%) Statistics
11 2 (1.67%) RMADS
12 1 (0.83%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.83%) Economics
12 1 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.67%) Android
1 8 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.33%) Linux
3 3 (2.50%) Windows
4 2 (1.67%) AIX
5 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (100.00%) Security Management
1 120 (100.00%) Information Security
2 46 (38.33%) ISMS
3 35 (29.17%) Risk Management
4 25 (20.83%) ITIL
5 24 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 17 (14.17%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (13.33%) Project Management
8 14 (11.67%) E-Discovery
8 14 (11.67%) Information Management
9 13 (10.83%) Incident Management
10 12 (10.00%) Security Testing
10 12 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 12 (10.00%) Security Architecture
10 12 (10.00%) Change Management
11 9 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (7.50%) Business Continuity
11 9 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (6.67%) TOGAF
12 8 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.83%) PHP
1 1 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (43.33%) CISSP
2 31 (25.83%) CISM
3 29 (24.17%) Security Cleared
4 27 (22.50%) SC Cleared
5 18 (15.00%) Degree
6 14 (11.67%) CISA
7 6 (5.00%) CRISC
8 4 (3.33%) ISACA
8 4 (3.33%) ISEB
8 4 (3.33%) SSCP
9 2 (1.67%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.83%) GCIA
10 1 (0.83%) GCIH
10 1 (0.83%) MBCS
10 1 (0.83%) ISSAP
10 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.83%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.83%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (39.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 8 (6.67%) ISO 9001
4 7 (5.83%) ISO 14001
5 4 (3.33%) COBIT
6 3 (2.50%) BS7799
7 1 (0.83%) TickIT
7 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.83%) SLA
7 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.83%) COSO
7 1 (0.83%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (10.83%) ArcSight
2 12 (10.00%) Qualys
2 12 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 12 (10.00%) HP
3 7 (5.83%) Citrix
4 4 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.50%) Open Text
5 3 (2.50%) McAfee
6 2 (1.67%) Cisco
6 2 (1.67%) Websense
7 1 (0.83%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) CA
7 1 (0.83%) Hitachi
7 1 (0.83%) Lotus
7 1 (0.83%) Sophos
7 1 (0.83%) EMC
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle
7 1 (0.83%) Cyber-Ark
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 270-340 Per Day
Posted: 15 days ago