Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for HMG Security Policy Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HMG Security Policy Framework over the 6 months to 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

HMG Security Policy Framework (SPF)
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 183 131 256
Rank change year-on-year -52 +125 +36
Contract jobs citing HMG Security Policy Framework 2 2 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.051% 0.099% 0.025%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.41% 0.92% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
10th Percentile " £475 £533
25th Percentile £575 £494 £544
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £575
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +27.78%
75th Percentile £625 £619 £594
90th Percentile " £645 £598
London median daily rate £575 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -8.33%

HMG Security Policy Framework is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 487 218 821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 12.36% 10.83% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 133 619
10th Percentile £350 £301 £313
25th Percentile £450 £413 £397
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £543 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.50% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £575 £575
90th Percentile £700 £650 £660
London median daily rate £530 £500 £498
% change year-on-year +6.00% +0.50% +4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 8
10th Percentile £14.00 £17.10 £11.38
25th Percentile £14.36 £20.25 £12.31
Median hourly rate £25.00 £34.25 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -27.01% +107.58% +6.11%
75th Percentile £31.38 £51.13 £19.00
90th Percentile £61.00 £57.20 £21.05
London median hourly rate £25.75 £22.00 £17.66
% change year-on-year +17.05% +24.58% -23.22%

HMG Security Policy Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing HMG Security Policy Framework as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for HMG Security Policy Framework in Central London

HMG Security Policy Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HMG Security Policy Framework in Central London.

Daily rate trend for HMG Security Policy Framework in Central London

HMG Security Policy Framework
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HMG Security Policy Framework within the Central London region over the 6 months to 21 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -56 2 £600 +9.09%
HMG Security Policy Framework
London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing HMG Security Policy Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for HMG Security Policy Framework.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) ArchiMate
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 22301
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Technology Roadmap
1 2 (100.00%) Architectural Design
1 2 (100.00%) IT4IT
1 2 (100.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (50.00%) Azure

HMG Security Policy Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ArchiMate
1 2 (100.00%) Architectural Design
1 2 (100.00%) IT4IT
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Technology Roadmap
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 22301
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft