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 3 months to 29 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.

Information Security Governance
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 574 615 601
Rank change year-on-year +41 -14  
Contract jobs citing Information Security Governance 3 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.022% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.027% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
Median daily rate £575 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £515 £450
% change year-on-year -30.82% +14.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Information Security Governance 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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34744 41185 38836
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.25% 82.92% 80.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23057 27403 24454
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 998 1135
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Information Security Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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
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 3 months to 29 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
London +29 3 £575 +9.52% 4
Information Security Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Legal
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (40.00%) CRISC
3 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (40.00%) GDPR
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) CISSP
3 4 (40.00%) CISA
3 4 (40.00%) CISM
3 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Scorecard
4 2 (20.00%) Security Auditing
4 2 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) People Management
4 2 (20.00%) IISP
4 2 (20.00%) Retail

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Information Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Information Risk Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Governance Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Governance Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Information Governance Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Risk Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Operational Risk Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Data Security
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) ISMS
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CISA
1 4 (40.00%) CISM
1 4 (40.00%) CISSP
1 4 (40.00%) CRISC
2 2 (20.00%) CEH
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) IISP
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) GDPR
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS