The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security 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 (InfoSec)
Surrey / Staines
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 12 11
Rank change year-on-year -10 -1  
Contract jobs citing Information Security 2 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 1.50% 10.71% 11.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 13.24% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £56.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.55% +150.00%  

Information Security 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 Staines with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 110 68 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 82.71% 80.95% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 30
Median daily rate £525 £550 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.54% +39.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Staines

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in Staines

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security 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 Staines region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) ActiveX
3 1 (25.00%) DNA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) BitLocker
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Fraud Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Fraud Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (25.00%) DNA
2 1 (25.00%) Fraud Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft