The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Information Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management
England / East of England
Rank 125 114 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 -  
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.046% 0.37% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.056% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £380 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £450 £333
% change year-on-year -15.00% +35.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 - -

Information Security Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1796 1971 2038
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 82.69% 80.71% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1100 1172 1182
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 134 160
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Information Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Information Security Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Management in the East of England

Information Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Information Security Management in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security Management in the East of England

Information Security Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Security Management in the East of England

Information Security Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Information Security Management
England

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 across the East of England region with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (33.33%) IISP
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Information
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Security
1 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System