The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Security 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 8.18% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£541 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £52.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +64.06%
Information Security
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 55 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 80.91% 72.37% 70.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 40 47
Average daily rate £425 £440 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 2
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Information Security
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Security across the Uxbridge region.

Information Security Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Information Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Security across the Uxbridge region.

Information Security Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Information Security 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.

1 6 (46.15%) CISSP
1 6 (46.15%) CISM
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (23.08%) Cyber Security
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) GIAC
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
4 2 (15.38%) McAfee
4 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
4 2 (15.38%) PCI QSA
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) SCADA
4 2 (15.38%) Human Factors
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) COBIT
5 1 (7.69%) Banking
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Information Security 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Security Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Security Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Information Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) SCADA
2 2 (15.38%) Human Factors
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Cyber Security
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Database Security
4 1 (7.69%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CISSP
1 6 (46.15%) CISM
2 2 (15.38%) GIAC
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) PCI QSA
3 1 (7.69%) ISSAP
3 1 (7.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.69%) COBIT
3 1 (7.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (7.69%) GCP
3 1 (7.69%) GMP
3 1 (7.69%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec
2 2 (15.38%) McAfee
3 1 (7.69%) Aveksa
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (7.69%) Varonis