Period
to 5 April 2020

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 5 April 2020 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
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 200 285 287
Rank change year-on-year +85 +2 -37
Contract jobs citing HMG Security Policy Framework 4 3 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.077% 0.033% 0.065%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.74% 0.38% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £475 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £463 £540 £345
90th Percentile £488 £600 £635
London median daily rate £425 £600 £500
% change year-on-year -29.17% +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -

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 540 796 1,087
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 10.33% 8.85% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 567 778
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £293 £313 £313
90th Percentile £638 £650 £664
London median daily rate £488 £500 £498
% change year-on-year -2.50% +0.50% +4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 12
Median hourly rate £38.48 £22.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.89% +41.94% +6.90%
10th Percentile £22.73 £14.27 £15.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £41.44 £67.28
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +4.76% -16.00%

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 5 April 2020. 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 +74 4 £475 -20.83%
HMG Security Policy Framework
London

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) BC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) CISA
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware