Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Information Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security Management over the 6 months to 24 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 Management
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 333 344 343
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1 +22
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 42 35 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 22 40
South East median daily rate £475 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +4.17% -9.55%
10th Percentile £316 £398 £316
90th Percentile £705 £620 £538
England median daily rate £450 £520 £450
% change year-on-year -13.46% +15.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £55.00 -
England median hourly rate £11.00 £27.62 -
% change year-on-year -60.17% - -

Information Security Management 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13922 13735 15731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.74% 82.52% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8340 8261 9392
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 456 557 611
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -2.26% +52.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.53 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Information Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Information Security Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Management in the South East

Information Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security Management in the South East

Information Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Management in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security Management in the South East

Information Security Management
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 Information Security Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Thames Valley +2 17 £523 -9.13% 1
Surrey +4 13 £400 -20.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -11 13 £525 -4.55% 1
Hampshire -1 8 £250 -44.44% 4
Oxfordshire +9 2 £485 +21.25%
Berkshire +7 2 £400 -33.33%
Middlesex +7 2 £414 -24.82%
East Sussex - 1 - -
Information Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Management 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 South East region with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 42 (100.00%) Security Management
1 42 (100.00%) Information Security
2 38 (90.48%) ISMS
3 29 (69.05%) Management Information System
4 28 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (47.62%) Risk Management
6 16 (38.10%) ITIL
7 13 (30.95%) Service Management
8 12 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
9 11 (26.19%) Data Analysis
10 10 (23.81%) SAP
10 10 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
10 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (21.43%) Security Operations
11 9 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 9 (21.43%) IBM
11 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
12 7 (16.67%) PCI DSS
12 7 (16.67%) CISSP
12 7 (16.67%) CISM
12 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
12 7 (16.67%) ITIL V3
12 7 (16.67%) Internal Audit
12 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (14.29%) SAP Security
13 6 (14.29%) ISO 31000
13 6 (14.29%) SAP HANA
13 6 (14.29%) HP

Information Security Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) Apache
1 1 (2.38%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) SAP GRC
2 2 (4.76%) SAP SM
3 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
2 3 (7.14%) SMS
3 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.38%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (11.90%) Legal
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Automotive
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Consultant
2 6 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 5 (11.90%) IT Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Security Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Compliance Specialist
4 4 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (9.52%) IT Governance Specialist
4 4 (9.52%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Auditor
6 2 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (4.76%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Service Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 29 (69.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) CESG
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Cyber Defence
3 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) BBC
5 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.38%) PKI
5 1 (2.38%) PMI
5 1 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Information Security
1 42 (100.00%) Security Management
2 38 (90.48%) ISMS
3 20 (47.62%) Risk Management
4 16 (38.10%) ITIL
5 13 (30.95%) Service Management
6 12 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
7 11 (26.19%) Data Analysis
8 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (21.43%) Security Operations
10 7 (16.67%) Internal Audit
10 7 (16.67%) ITIL V3
10 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 6 (14.29%) CRAMM
11 6 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
11 6 (14.29%) IT Governance
11 6 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (14.29%) SAP Security
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 7 (16.67%) CISM
3 7 (16.67%) CISSP
4 3 (7.14%) Degree
4 3 (7.14%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 2 (4.76%) CISA
5 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) CCNA
6 1 (2.38%) CCNP
6 1 (2.38%) CCSA
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.38%) CLAS
6 1 (2.38%) PCI QSA
6 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.38%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (16.67%) PCI DSS
5 6 (14.29%) ISO 31000
6 5 (11.90%) COBIT
6 5 (11.90%) ISO 9001
7 4 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (9.52%) QA
8 2 (4.76%) SLA
9 1 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (2.38%) GDPR
9 1 (2.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (2.38%) ISO 22301
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) SAP
2 9 (21.43%) IBM
3 6 (14.29%) HP
4 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.38%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) Symantec