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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management
Rank 533 553 570
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +17
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 73 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.040% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.054% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 13 13
Average daily rate
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£425 £480 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.45% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £380 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £610 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £30.78 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £30.78 -
% change year-on-year
-45.57% -

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
42741 39110 42091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.95% 74.08% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26680 24151 24372
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1185 1098 1551
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £46.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
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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 +9 67 £425 -11.45% 19
London +25 30 £425 -15.00% 8
South East -2 10 £500 +29.03% 7
South West - 10 £395 - 1
West Midlands - 6 £225 -
Cheshire +9 5 £540 +66.15%
North West -2 5 £540 +66.15% 2
City of London +26 4 £527 +9.68% 1
Wales - 4 £463 - 2
South Wales - 4 £463 - 2
Warrington - 4 £490 -
Cardiff - 4 £463 - 2
Berkshire +10 3 £495 -
Surrey +4 3 - - 3
Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
East of England -31 2 £450 +12.50% 1
Scotland - 2 £500 -
Hampshire - 2 £460 - 4
Birmingham - 2 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £375 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £400 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Merseyside - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 60 (50.00%) CISSP
3 45 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 42 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 41 (34.17%) CISM
6 34 (28.33%) CISA
6 34 (28.33%) Finance
7 30 (25.00%) ISMS
8 28 (23.33%) ITIL
9 27 (22.50%) Risk Management
10 22 (18.33%) Data Protection
11 21 (17.50%) Degree
12 19 (15.83%) Penetration Testing
13 18 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
14 17 (14.17%) Security Cleared
15 16 (13.33%) Computer Science
15 16 (13.33%) Legal
15 16 (13.33%) Microsoft
16 15 (12.50%) HP
16 15 (12.50%) SC Cleared
17 14 (11.67%) Banking
17 14 (11.67%) CheckPoint
18 13 (10.83%) Qualys
19 12 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
19 12 (10.00%) E-Discovery
19 12 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
20 11 (9.17%) ArcSight
20 11 (9.17%) Network Security
20 11 (9.17%) Project Management

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 4 (3.33%) CMS
1 4 (3.33%) Joomla!
2 3 (2.50%) IIS
3 2 (1.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (5.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Summit
2 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.17%) Firewall
1 11 (9.17%) Network Security
2 4 (3.33%) VPN
2 4 (3.33%) Intranet
2 4 (3.33%) Internet
3 3 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.67%) LAN
4 2 (1.67%) WAN
4 2 (1.67%) SAN
4 2 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.83%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.83%) DHCP
5 1 (0.83%) ADSL
5 1 (0.83%) MPLS
5 1 (0.83%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 34 (28.33%) Finance
2 16 (13.33%) Legal
3 14 (11.67%) Banking
4 7 (5.83%) Financial Institution
5 6 (5.00%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.17%) Advertising
7 4 (3.33%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.67%) Games
8 2 (1.67%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.67%) Retail
8 2 (1.67%) Billing
9 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.83%) Publishing
9 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (25.00%) Analyst
2 28 (23.33%) Security Analyst
3 18 (15.00%) Information Analyst
3 18 (15.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 16 (13.33%) Security Consultant
4 16 (13.33%) Consultant
5 13 (10.83%) Security Manager
6 11 (9.17%) Architect
7 10 (8.33%) Information Manager
7 10 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
7 10 (8.33%) Information Specialist
8 9 (7.50%) Security Architect
8 9 (7.50%) Information Security Specialist
8 9 (7.50%) Security Specialist
9 8 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (6.67%) Project Manager
9 8 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) Senior IT Security Analyst
11 4 (3.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.50%) Web Services
1 3 (2.50%) Middleware
2 2 (1.67%) WCF
2 2 (1.67%) .NET
2 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.67%) SOAP
2 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 2 (1.67%) REST
3 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.83%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 45 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 16 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 12 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.67%) CESG
6 7 (5.83%) Economics
6 7 (5.83%) PKI
6 7 (5.83%) Smart Meter
7 6 (5.00%) Cryptography
8 5 (4.17%) SCADA
8 5 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (3.33%) E-Learning
9 4 (3.33%) Online Banking
10 3 (2.50%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (2.50%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (1.67%) Online Games
12 1 (0.83%) RMADS
12 1 (0.83%) FMCG
12 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.83%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.17%) Windows
2 5 (4.17%) Linux
2 5 (4.17%) Android
2 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (100.00%) Security Management
1 120 (100.00%) Information Security
2 30 (25.00%) ISMS
3 28 (23.33%) ITIL
4 27 (22.50%) Risk Management
5 22 (18.33%) Data Protection
6 19 (15.83%) Penetration Testing
7 18 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (10.00%) E-Discovery
8 12 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (9.17%) Project Management
10 10 (8.33%) Incident Management
10 10 (8.33%) Security Architecture
11 9 (7.50%) Business Continuity
12 7 (5.83%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (5.83%) Information Assurance
12 7 (5.83%) Security Testing
13 6 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (5.00%) Service Management
13 6 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.67%) SQL
1 2 (1.67%) C#
2 1 (0.83%) C++
2 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.83%) Python
2 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (50.00%) CISSP
2 41 (34.17%) CISM
3 34 (28.33%) CISA
4 21 (17.50%) Degree
5 17 (14.17%) Security Cleared
6 15 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 5 (4.17%) SSCP
8 4 (3.33%) CRISC
8 4 (3.33%) ISACA
9 3 (2.50%) CCSE
9 3 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.50%) CCNP
10 2 (1.67%) ISEB
10 2 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (1.67%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.83%) PCI QSA
11 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.83%) MCSE
11 1 (0.83%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.50%) COBIT
3 7 (5.83%) QA
3 7 (5.83%) BS7799
3 7 (5.83%) PCI DSS
4 5 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (4.17%) ISO 9001
5 4 (3.33%) ISO 14001
6 3 (2.50%) SLA
7 1 (0.83%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.83%) GPG13
7 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 7 (5.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) SCOM
2 1 (0.83%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.50%) HP
3 14 (11.67%) CheckPoint
4 13 (10.83%) Qualys
5 11 (9.17%) ArcSight
6 6 (5.00%) Citrix
7 5 (4.17%) Oracle
8 4 (3.33%) Cisco
9 3 (2.50%) IBM
10 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.83%) Symantec
11 1 (0.83%) McAfee
11 1 (0.83%) Sophos
11 1 (0.83%) Websense
11 1 (0.83%) ProCurve
11 1 (0.83%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.83%) Dell
11 1 (0.83%) SAP
11 1 (0.83%) Avaya
11 1 (0.83%) Juniper
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