Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Chief Information Security Officer was £1,000 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 July 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 Information Security Officer
England > London
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 598 591 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +596
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Information Security Officer 4 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.040% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.042% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
London median daily rate £1,000 £888 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% - -
England median daily rate £950 £675 £850
% change year-on-year +40.74% -20.59% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39939 43163 43877
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.97% 95.12% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28436 31032 30461
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £286 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 507 494 759
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.18 £53.35
England median hourly rate £18.35 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.42% +8.57% +2.94%

Chief Information Security Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Chief Information Security Officer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Chief Information Security Officer in London

Chief Information Security Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Chief Information Security Officer in London

Chief Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, Chief Information 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 London region featuring Chief Information Security Officer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy

Chief Information Security Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISA
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS