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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 570 554 550
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 56 51 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.100% 0.100%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 37
Average daily rate £425 £425 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £510
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -16.66%
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
41939 39781 37687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 77.74% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27430 25409 22756
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1055 1156
Average hourly rate £39.34 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.05% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 -4 54 £438 +2.94% 23
London +1 19 £400 -5.88% 4
North West - 17 £375 - 4
Manchester - 13 £515 - 1
South East +8 10 £425 +3.03% 2
Hampshire +15 5 £425 -22.72%
City of London +47 3 £350 -12.50% 1
Berkshire +6 3 £425 - 1
East of England 0 3 £563 -
Lancashire - 3 £375 - 2
Winchester - 3 £425 -
Staines +5 2 £600 +20.00%
Basingstoke +3 2 - -
Scotland -8 2 £397 -6.70%
Surrey -13 2 £600 +84.61%
West Yorkshire - 2 £520 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £520 - 3
Renfrewshire - 2 £397 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Chorley - 2 £375 - 2
Erskine - 2 £397 -
Leeds - 2 £520 - 2
Luton - 2 £563 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £563 -
Hertfordshire +5 1 - -
South West -7 1 - - 3
East Midlands -8 1 £450 +50.00% 1
West Midlands -14 1 - - 5
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Security Management
1 146 (100.00%) Information Security
2 85 (58.22%) Management Information System
3 84 (57.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 57 (39.04%) ISMS
5 48 (32.88%) PCI DSS
6 44 (30.14%) CISSP
7 43 (29.45%) Risk Management
8 33 (22.60%) ITIL
9 31 (21.23%) Information Assurance
10 26 (17.81%) Degree
11 23 (15.75%) CISM
11 23 (15.75%) Firewall
11 23 (15.75%) Microsoft
12 22 (15.07%) Finance
12 22 (15.07%) Incident Management
13 21 (14.38%) Data Protection
13 21 (14.38%) Legal
13 21 (14.38%) Asset Management
13 21 (14.38%) VPN
14 20 (13.70%) Business Continuity
15 19 (13.01%) Security Cleared
16 18 (12.33%) RMADS
16 18 (12.33%) Cybersecurity
16 18 (12.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 18 (12.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
17 17 (11.64%) SC Cleared
18 16 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
19 15 (10.27%) SIEM
20 14 (9.59%) Security Architecture

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (3.42%) Node.js
2 3 (2.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.37%) IIS
4 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.79%) MS Office
3 5 (3.42%) MS Project
3 5 (3.42%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.05%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.75%) Firewall
2 21 (14.38%) VPN
3 12 (8.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (4.79%) Network Security
5 5 (3.42%) LAN
5 5 (3.42%) WAN
6 4 (2.74%) HTTP
6 4 (2.74%) SSH
6 4 (2.74%) SSL
7 2 (1.37%) Internet
7 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.68%) 3G
8 1 (0.68%) Broadband
8 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.68%) LTE
8 1 (0.68%) MPLS
8 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.68%) Wireless
8 1 (0.68%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.79%) SQL Server
1 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (3.42%) MySQL
2 5 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.74%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.05%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.05%) Redis
5 1 (0.68%) Big Data
5 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
General
1 22 (15.07%) Finance
2 21 (14.38%) Legal
3 6 (4.11%) Advertising
4 4 (2.74%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.74%) Retail
5 3 (2.05%) Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Law
5 3 (2.05%) Publishing
5 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.37%) Back Office
6 2 (1.37%) Local Government
6 2 (1.37%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (27.40%) Analyst
2 34 (23.29%) Security Analyst
3 31 (21.23%) Consultant
4 25 (17.12%) Security Consultant
5 19 (13.01%) Security Manager
6 18 (12.33%) Information Analyst
6 18 (12.33%) Information Security Analyst
7 16 (10.96%) Security Specialist
8 15 (10.27%) Information Security Consultant
9 13 (8.90%) Information Manager
9 13 (8.90%) Information Security Specialist
9 13 (8.90%) Information Specialist
10 9 (6.16%) Business Analyst
10 9 (6.16%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 8 (5.48%) Architect
11 8 (5.48%) Security Officer
12 7 (4.79%) Information Security Manager
12 7 (4.79%) Information Security Officer
13 6 (4.11%) Project Manager
13 6 (4.11%) Security Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.74%) Middleware
2 3 (2.05%) Memcached
3 1 (0.68%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 85 (58.22%) Management Information System
2 16 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.85%) Smart Meter
4 7 (4.79%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (4.79%) PKI
5 6 (4.11%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.42%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.74%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.05%) CESG
8 3 (2.05%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.05%) Smart Energy
9 2 (1.37%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.37%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.68%) DataPower
10 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.68%) Handset
10 1 (0.68%) NHS
10 1 (0.68%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.85%) Linux
1 10 (6.85%) Windows
2 5 (3.42%) Debian
2 5 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.74%) AIX
3 4 (2.74%) Solaris
4 3 (2.05%) Unix
4 3 (2.05%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.37%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (100.00%) Information Security
1 146 (100.00%) Security Management
2 57 (39.04%) ISMS
3 43 (29.45%) Risk Management
4 33 (22.60%) ITIL
5 31 (21.23%) Information Assurance
6 22 (15.07%) Incident Management
7 21 (14.38%) Asset Management
7 21 (14.38%) Data Protection
8 20 (13.70%) Business Continuity
9 18 (12.33%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (10.27%) SIEM
11 14 (9.59%) Analytics
11 14 (9.59%) Business Continuity Management
11 14 (9.59%) Project Management
11 14 (9.59%) Security Architecture
12 12 (8.22%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (7.53%) Operations Management
13 11 (7.53%) Risk Analysis
13 11 (7.53%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.22%) SQL
2 5 (3.42%) Go
2 5 (3.42%) PHP
3 4 (2.74%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (30.14%) CISSP
2 26 (17.81%) Degree
3 23 (15.75%) CISM
4 19 (13.01%) Security Cleared
5 17 (11.64%) SC Cleared
6 9 (6.16%) CISA
7 7 (4.79%) GIAC
8 6 (4.11%) PCI QSA
9 5 (3.42%) AWS Certification
9 5 (3.42%) CLAS
10 4 (2.74%) GCIA
10 4 (2.74%) GCIH
10 4 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (2.05%) CCIE
11 3 (2.05%) CCNA
11 3 (2.05%) CCNP
11 3 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (2.05%) CISMP
11 3 (2.05%) GSEC
11 3 (2.05%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (57.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (32.88%) PCI DSS
3 18 (12.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 18 (12.33%) RMADS
3 18 (12.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (9.59%) JSP 440
5 13 (8.90%) COBIT
6 7 (4.79%) ISO 9001
7 6 (4.11%) SLA
8 5 (3.42%) COSO
9 4 (2.74%) SAS 70
10 3 (2.05%) TickIT
11 2 (1.37%) BS7799
11 2 (1.37%) HMG Infosec
12 1 (0.68%) CESG Infosec
12 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.68%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (0.68%) Nessus
2 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 23 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.53%) Intel Security
3 9 (6.16%) Cisco
4 7 (4.79%) ArcSight
4 7 (4.79%) Qualys
4 7 (4.79%) Symantec
5 4 (2.74%) Oracle
6 1 (0.68%) Apple
6 1 (0.68%) Aruba
6 1 (0.68%) BMC
6 1 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.68%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.68%) Lotus
6 1 (0.68%) Meraki
6 1 (0.68%) Remedy
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
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Applause IT Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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