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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 547 567 591
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +24
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 91 76 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 27 30
Median daily rate £550 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £275 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £560 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £24.23 £13.70 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.82% -8.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.23 £13.70 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+76.82% -8.66%

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
44001 44737 42259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.29% 79.69% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 29186 28814 26448
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 £295 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1047 1191 1229
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +26 87 £550 +15.78% 42
London 0 25 £638 +41.66% 9
East of England +21 13 £438 +59.09% 2
South East -8 13 £550 +7.31% 6
South West +11 12 £550 - 2
East Midlands +5 10 £573 +27.22% 4
Nottinghamshire +6 9 £580 - 1
North West +2 9 £600 - 4
Nottingham -1 9 £580 - 1
City of London +31 7 £375 -21.05% 1
Hertfordshire +23 7 £425 +54.54% 1
West Midlands -17 7 £675 +17.39% 4
Warwickshire -1 6 £675 - 2
Bristol +10 5 £550 - 1
Hampshire +4 5 £651 +24.00% 5
Gloucestershire - 5 £613 - 1
Cambridge +18 4 £438 -
Cambridgeshire +18 4 £438 -
Scotland -22 4 - - 1
Warrington - 4 £600 -
Cheltenham - 4 £613 - 1
Cheshire - 4 £600 -
Manchester +1 3 £475 - 3
Berkshire -2 3 £600 +29.72% 1
Basingstoke -12 3 £702 +33.71%
Warwick - 3 £675 -
Reading -5 2 £600 +29.72%
Surrey -9 2 £450 -12.19%
Wiltshire - 2 £543 -
Norwich - 2 - - 1

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 151 (100.00%) Security Management
1 151 (100.00%) Information Security
2 75 (49.67%) Management Information System
3 73 (48.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 62 (41.06%) ISMS
4 62 (41.06%) CISSP
5 45 (29.80%) CISM
6 42 (27.81%) Risk Management
7 32 (21.19%) Finance
8 28 (18.54%) ITIL
8 28 (18.54%) Cybersecurity
8 28 (18.54%) Security Operations
9 26 (17.22%) PCI DSS
9 26 (17.22%) Information Assurance
10 25 (16.56%) CISA
11 23 (15.23%) Project Management
11 23 (15.23%) Security Cleared
12 21 (13.91%) SC Cleared
12 21 (13.91%) Vulnerability Management
13 20 (13.25%) Data Protection
13 20 (13.25%) Degree
14 19 (12.58%) Security Architecture
14 19 (12.58%) Microsoft
15 18 (11.92%) Business Continuity
15 18 (11.92%) SIEM
15 18 (11.92%) Security Operations Centre
16 17 (11.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
17 16 (10.60%) Penetration Testing
17 16 (10.60%) MS Excel
18 15 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management

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 8 (5.30%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.31%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) Apache
3 1 (0.66%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (10.60%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.61%) MS Office
3 7 (4.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.31%) MS Project
4 5 (3.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.95%) Internet
2 8 (5.30%) Firewall
3 5 (3.31%) Network Security
4 4 (2.65%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (2.65%) VPN
5 3 (1.99%) DNS
6 2 (1.32%) DHCP
6 2 (1.32%) DMZ
6 2 (1.32%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.32%) IPsec
6 2 (1.32%) LAN
6 2 (1.32%) MPLS
6 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.32%) VLAN
6 2 (1.32%) WAN
6 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.66%) HTTP
7 1 (0.66%) SSH
7 1 (0.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.66%) Big Data
1 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
1 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.66%) InfluxDB
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.66%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (21.19%) Finance
2 14 (9.27%) Legal
3 3 (1.99%) Banking
3 3 (1.99%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.32%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.66%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.66%) French Language
5 1 (0.66%) Law
5 1 (0.66%) Retail
5 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (26.49%) Security Manager
2 28 (18.54%) Consultant
3 27 (17.88%) Analyst
4 25 (16.56%) Security Analyst
4 25 (16.56%) Security Consultant
5 23 (15.23%) Project Manager
5 23 (15.23%) Security Project Manager
6 20 (13.25%) Information Security Consultant
7 16 (10.60%) Information Manager
7 16 (10.60%) Information Security Manager
8 15 (9.93%) Architect
9 13 (8.61%) Business Analyst
9 13 (8.61%) Security Architect
10 11 (7.28%) Information Analyst
10 11 (7.28%) Information Security Analyst
11 9 (5.96%) Cybersecurity Architect
11 9 (5.96%) Security Officer
12 8 (5.30%) IT Manager
12 8 (5.30%) IT Security Manager
13 7 (4.64%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.32%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.66%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 75 (49.67%) Management Information System
2 18 (11.92%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (9.27%) CESG
4 11 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.64%) PMI
6 6 (3.97%) PKI
7 5 (3.31%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (2.65%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.99%) Fintech
9 3 (1.99%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.32%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.32%) Economics
10 2 (1.32%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.32%) VCE vBlock
11 1 (0.66%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.66%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.66%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.66%) Smart Energy
11 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.61%) Windows
2 7 (4.64%) Unix
3 6 (3.97%) Linux
4 5 (3.31%) Solaris
5 4 (2.65%) AIX
5 4 (2.65%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.32%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.32%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.32%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.66%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (100.00%) Information Security
1 151 (100.00%) Security Management
2 62 (41.06%) ISMS
3 42 (27.81%) Risk Management
4 28 (18.54%) Cybersecurity
4 28 (18.54%) ITIL
4 28 (18.54%) Security Operations
5 26 (17.22%) Information Assurance
6 23 (15.23%) Project Management
7 21 (13.91%) Vulnerability Management
8 20 (13.25%) Data Protection
9 19 (12.58%) Security Architecture
10 18 (11.92%) Business Continuity
10 18 (11.92%) SIEM
11 16 (10.60%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (9.27%) PRINCE2
14 12 (7.95%) Incident Management
14 12 (7.95%) Risk Analysis
15 11 (7.28%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.99%) C
1 3 (1.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (41.06%) CISSP
2 45 (29.80%) CISM
3 25 (16.56%) CISA
4 23 (15.23%) Security Cleared
5 21 (13.91%) SC Cleared
6 20 (13.25%) Degree
7 14 (9.27%) CRISC
8 12 (7.95%) CESG Certified Professional
9 7 (4.64%) PMI Certification
10 5 (3.31%) CISMP
10 5 (3.31%) IISP
10 5 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.99%) GIAC
11 3 (1.99%) ISSAP
12 2 (1.32%) CCDP
12 2 (1.32%) CCNP
12 2 (1.32%) CCSP
12 2 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.32%) CLAS
12 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (48.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (17.22%) PCI DSS
3 17 (11.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 11 (7.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (4.64%) SLA
6 6 (3.97%) GPG13
7 5 (3.31%) ISO22301
7 5 (3.31%) RMADS
8 3 (1.99%) ISO 9001
9 2 (1.32%) COBIT
9 2 (1.32%) HMG Infosec
9 2 (1.32%) ISO27002
9 2 (1.32%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.66%) COSO
10 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.66%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.66%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.66%) SAS 70
10 1 (0.66%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 3 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.66%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) SCOM
1 2 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.66%) Consul
2 1 (0.66%) Grafana
2 1 (0.66%) Puppet
2 1 (0.66%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (0.66%) SCCM
2 1 (0.66%) SELinux
2 1 (0.66%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (12.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.30%) Cisco
3 6 (3.97%) Citrix
3 6 (3.97%) Oracle
4 5 (3.31%) BMC
4 5 (3.31%) Remedy
5 4 (2.65%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.99%) Cognos
6 3 (1.99%) VMware
7 2 (1.32%) Arqiva
7 2 (1.32%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.32%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.66%) BT
8 1 (0.66%) Forcepoint
8 1 (0.66%) IBM
8 1 (0.66%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.66%) Lumension
8 1 (0.66%) NetWitness
8 1 (0.66%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.66%) Wyse
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day + none
Posted: 3 days ago