Period
to 18 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Head of Information Security was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 October 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.

Head of Information Security
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 373 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Head of Information Security 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.006% 0.018% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.019% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
South East median daily rate - £750 -
England median daily rate £600 £675 £650
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +10.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15369 16078 18359
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 94.40% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9121 9633 10785
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £243 £230 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 631 792 902
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +6.23% +11.78%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.26
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £45.95
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year +1.08% +4.11% +7.31%

Head of Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Head of Information Security in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Information Security in the South East

Head of Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Head of Information Security in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Head of Information Security in the South East

Head of Information Security
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Information Security within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Surrey -1 1 - -
Head of Information Security
England

Head of Information Security Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, Head of Information Security 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 South East region featuring Head of Information Security in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR

Head of Information Security Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR