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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 553 565 561
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 91 58 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 22 41
Median daily rate £475 £342 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.09% -24.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £513 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £335
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £13.70 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.70 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- -56.50%

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
43957 43706 42107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.92% 79.33% 77.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29196 27767 26626
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1024 1244 1239
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.36 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +42 85 £475 +39.29% 17
London +10 22 £463 +35.63% 2
East of England +26 19 £425 +54.54% 1
South East -18 13 £475 +39.70% 4
Hertfordshire +18 12 £408 +48.18%
North West -7 10 £600 - 1
Hampshire +3 8 £475 - 1
South West 0 8 £550 - 2
Cambridge - 7 £438 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 £438 -
City of London +47 6 £463 +23.33%
East Midlands +10 6 £565 +25.55%
Scotland -12 6 £525 +27.27%
Nottinghamshire +4 5 £565 -
Nottingham +1 5 £565 -
Manchester -7 5 £375 - 1
West Midlands -9 5 £550 +27.16% 3
Basingstoke -14 5 £702 -
Cheshire -4 4 £600 -
Bristol - 4 £570 - 1
Warrington - 4 £600 -
Winchester - 3 £475 -
Warwickshire - 3 £550 - 3
Gloucestershire - 3 £638 -
Edinburgh - 3 £525 -
Surrey -13 2 £450 +5.57%
Midlands - 2 £625 -
Glasgow +6 1 - -
Lewes +5 1 £413 +50.00%
East Sussex -2 1 £413 +50.00%

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Security Management
1 130 (100.00%) Information Security
2 66 (50.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 60 (46.15%) Management Information System
4 50 (38.46%) CISSP
5 49 (37.69%) ISMS
6 35 (26.92%) Risk Management
7 30 (23.08%) PCI DSS
8 29 (22.31%) CISM
9 26 (20.00%) Finance
10 25 (19.23%) CISA
11 24 (18.46%) Project Management
12 22 (16.92%) Cybersecurity
12 22 (16.92%) ITIL
13 21 (16.15%) Degree
13 21 (16.15%) Security Operations
14 19 (14.62%) Security Architecture
15 18 (13.85%) Information Assurance
15 18 (13.85%) Business Continuity
16 17 (13.08%) Vulnerability Management
17 16 (12.31%) Data Protection
17 16 (12.31%) Security Operations Centre
18 14 (10.77%) PRINCE2
18 14 (10.77%) Microsoft
19 13 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 13 (10.00%) Security Cleared
20 12 (9.23%) SC Cleared
20 12 (9.23%) Penetration Testing
20 12 (9.23%) MS Excel
20 12 (9.23%) Risk Assessment

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 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.31%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.62%) MS Office
2 6 (4.62%) MS Project
2 6 (4.62%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.92%) Firewall
2 6 (4.62%) Network Security
3 5 (3.85%) Internet
3 5 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (3.85%) VPN
4 3 (2.31%) DNS
5 2 (1.54%) DHCP
5 2 (1.54%) DMZ
5 2 (1.54%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.54%) HTTP
5 2 (1.54%) IPsec
5 2 (1.54%) LAN
5 2 (1.54%) MPLS
5 2 (1.54%) SSH
5 2 (1.54%) SSL
5 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.54%) VLAN
5 2 (1.54%) WAN
5 2 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.77%) Data Mining
1 1 (0.77%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (20.00%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Legal
3 4 (3.08%) Banking
4 3 (2.31%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.77%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.77%) French Language
6 1 (0.77%) Law
6 1 (0.77%) Retail
6 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (28.46%) Security Manager
2 27 (20.77%) Analyst
2 27 (20.77%) Consultant
3 25 (19.23%) Security Consultant
4 24 (18.46%) Security Analyst
5 23 (17.69%) Project Manager
5 23 (17.69%) Security Project Manager
6 17 (13.08%) Information Security Consultant
7 15 (11.54%) Business Analyst
8 12 (9.23%) Information Manager
8 12 (9.23%) Information Security Manager
9 10 (7.69%) Security Officer
10 9 (6.92%) Information Analyst
10 9 (6.92%) Information Security Analyst
10 9 (6.92%) IT Manager
10 9 (6.92%) IT Security Manager
11 8 (6.15%) Information Security Officer
12 7 (5.38%) Architect
12 7 (5.38%) IT Project Manager
12 7 (5.38%) IT Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.54%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 60 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 16 (12.31%) Security Operations Centre
3 10 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.92%) CESG
5 7 (5.38%) PKI
5 7 (5.38%) PMI
6 4 (3.08%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.31%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.31%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.54%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.54%) Economics
8 2 (1.54%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (0.77%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.77%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.77%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.92%) Windows
2 7 (5.38%) Unix
3 6 (4.62%) Linux
3 6 (4.62%) Solaris
4 5 (3.85%) AIX
5 3 (2.31%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.54%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.54%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.54%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.77%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (100.00%) Information Security
1 130 (100.00%) Security Management
2 49 (37.69%) ISMS
3 35 (26.92%) Risk Management
4 24 (18.46%) Project Management
5 22 (16.92%) Cybersecurity
5 22 (16.92%) ITIL
6 21 (16.15%) Security Operations
7 19 (14.62%) Security Architecture
8 18 (13.85%) Business Continuity
8 18 (13.85%) Information Assurance
9 17 (13.08%) Vulnerability Management
10 16 (12.31%) Data Protection
11 14 (10.77%) PRINCE2
12 12 (9.23%) Penetration Testing
12 12 (9.23%) Risk Assessment
13 11 (8.46%) Incident Management
14 10 (7.69%) SIEM
14 10 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (6.92%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (38.46%) CISSP
2 29 (22.31%) CISM
3 25 (19.23%) CISA
4 21 (16.15%) Degree
5 13 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 12 (9.23%) SC Cleared
7 8 (6.15%) CESG Certified Professional
8 7 (5.38%) PMI Certification
9 5 (3.85%) CISMP
10 3 (2.31%) GIAC
10 3 (2.31%) IISP
10 3 (2.31%) ISSAP
10 3 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.31%) PCI QSA
10 3 (2.31%) SANS
11 2 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.54%) CLAS
11 2 (1.54%) CRISC
11 2 (1.54%) GCIA
11 2 (1.54%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (50.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (23.08%) PCI DSS
3 13 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (8.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (3.85%) COBIT
5 5 (3.85%) ISO22301
5 5 (3.85%) SLA
6 4 (3.08%) GPG13
6 4 (3.08%) ISO 9001
6 4 (3.08%) RMADS
7 2 (1.54%) COSO
7 2 (1.54%) JSP 440
7 2 (1.54%) SAS 70
8 1 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.77%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.77%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.77%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.54%) RSA Security Analytics
1 2 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.77%) Grafana
2 1 (0.77%) Puppet
2 1 (0.77%) SELinux
2 1 (0.77%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.38%) Cisco
3 5 (3.85%) Oracle
4 4 (3.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.31%) BMC
5 3 (2.31%) Cognos
5 3 (2.31%) Remedy
6 2 (1.54%) Intel Security
6 2 (1.54%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.77%) BT
7 1 (0.77%) Citrix
7 1 (0.77%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.77%) IBM
7 1 (0.77%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.77%) NetWitness
7 1 (0.77%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.77%) ServiceNow
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