The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 405 434 405
Rank change year-on-year +29 -29  
Contract jobs citing Information Security Governance 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.022% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.026% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £575 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +23.52%  
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16653 19113 17455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.13% 85.16% 82.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11983 13825 12271
Median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 195 244
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.33% +10.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.19 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Information Security Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security Governance in London

Information Security Governance
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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
Harrow - 2 - -
Information Security Governance
England

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 London region with a requirement for Information Security Governance.

1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) GDPR
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) Legal
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) CEH
4 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (33.33%) ISMS
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
4 2 (33.33%) CISM
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 2 (33.33%) Data Security
4 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture

Information Security Governance
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 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
General
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Information Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Information Risk Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Risk Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Operational Risk Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Data Security
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) ISMS
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) People Management
3 2 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CEH
1 2 (33.33%) CISA
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) CRISC
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) GDPR
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS