The median contractor rate for a Chief Security Officer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Chief Security Officer
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 621 617
Rank change year-on-year +34 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Security Officer 3 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.032% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.034% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £550 £850
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -35.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 £875
% change year-on-year - -37.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40770 47086 48496
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.72% 95.05% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26583 31109 30993
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1252 1361 1876
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Chief Security Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Chief Security Officer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Chief Security Officer in England

Chief Security Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Chief Security Officer in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Chief Security Officer in England

Chief Security Officer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Security Officer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
London +1 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Chief Security Officer
UK

Chief Security Officer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Chief Security Officer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Chief Security Officer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Internet of Things
3 2 (22.22%) Cyber Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) CISA
4 1 (11.11%) CISM
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

Chief Security Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
3 2 (22.22%) Cyber Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CISA
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS