Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Information Security Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security Governance over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Information Security Governance
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 820 857 853
Rank change year-on-year +37 -4 -50
Contract jobs citing Information Security Governance 31 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.009% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.039% 0.011% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 11
England median daily rate £450 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% -7.50% +17.65%
UK median daily rate £450 £463 £500
% change year-on-year -2.70% -7.50% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Information Security Governance is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80305 82432 84439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.63% 84.16% 81.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 54036 54950 55644
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.91% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1882 2137 2504
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.50 £11.26
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Information Security Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Information Security Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Governance in England

Information Security Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security Governance in England

Information Security Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Governance in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security Governance in England

Information Security Governance
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 Information Security Governance within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
London -11 26 £450 -33.33%
South East +11 4 £466 +8.43% 1
East of England -12 1 £475 +2.70%
Information Security Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Governance 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 England region with a requirement for Information Security Governance.

1 31 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (54.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (45.16%) Risk Management
4 12 (38.71%) Finance
5 10 (32.26%) PCI DSS
6 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (25.81%) CISSP
7 7 (22.58%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (22.58%) Information Assurance
8 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (19.35%) Degree
8 6 (19.35%) CISA
9 5 (16.13%) CISM
9 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
9 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.13%) Banking
9 5 (16.13%) Legal
9 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (16.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
9 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
9 5 (16.13%) RMADS
10 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
10 4 (12.90%) Network Security
10 4 (12.90%) SaaS
10 4 (12.90%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
10 4 (12.90%) Data Management
10 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (12.90%) Data Security

Information Security Governance
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
2 2 (6.45%) IaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Network Security
2 2 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) QlikView
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
2 5 (16.13%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Information Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Security Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Security Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Compliance Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Information Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Information Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Security Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Security Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Security Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Information Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Information Governance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) CESG
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.23%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (45.16%) Risk Management
3 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (22.58%) Information Assurance
4 7 (22.58%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Data Management
7 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
7 4 (12.90%) Data Security
7 4 (12.90%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
7 4 (12.90%) Quality Management
8 3 (9.68%) Change Management
8 3 (9.68%) Internal Audit
8 3 (9.68%) IT Audit
8 3 (9.68%) ITIL
8 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Security Auditing
8 3 (9.68%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) CISSP
2 6 (19.35%) CISA
2 6 (19.35%) Degree
3 5 (16.13%) CISM
3 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) CRISC
5 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (6.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (54.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (32.26%) PCI DSS
3 5 (16.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (16.13%) RMADS
4 3 (9.68%) COBIT
4 3 (9.68%) GDPR
4 3 (9.68%) PMO
5 2 (6.45%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (6.45%) SSAE 16
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (6.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco
2 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
2 1 (3.23%) Splunk