Period
to 19 November 2019

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 6 months to 19 November 2019 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 22 30
Rank change year-on-year +18 +8 -4
Contract jobs citing Information Security 20 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 13.33% 5.95% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.75% 6.59% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 2
Staines median daily rate £438 £500 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -18.37% +28.95%
10th Percentile £294 £388 £601
90th Percentile £592 £544 £634
Surrey median daily rate £478 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -4.50% +5.26% -6.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staines median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staines
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 127 334 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 84.67% 90.27% 90.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 208 120
Staines median daily rate £450 £494 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.86% +3.95% +7.04%
10th Percentile £317 £313 £361
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
Surrey median daily rate £470 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 13
Staines median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £42.50 £37.25 £18.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.75 £47.50
Surrey median hourly rate £20.50 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -48.75% +60.00% -9.09%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staines.

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

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Staines over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security in Staines

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Staines region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 8 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 7 (35.00%) CISSP
2 7 (35.00%) CISM
3 6 (30.00%) COBIT
4 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (20.00%) NIST
5 4 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) CSIRT
5 4 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (15.00%) Use Case
6 3 (15.00%) System Testing
6 3 (15.00%) ISMS
6 3 (15.00%) COSO
6 3 (15.00%) OWASP
6 3 (15.00%) CRISC
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) VBA
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) CISA
6 3 (15.00%) Security Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Information Security Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (15.00%) IT Risk Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Risk Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Forensic Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Threat Hunter
4 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 2 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
3 4 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) Control Theory
4 3 (15.00%) ISMS
4 3 (15.00%) OWASP
4 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.00%) Security Management
4 3 (15.00%) System Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Use Case
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) VBA
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CISM
1 7 (35.00%) CISSP
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) CISA
3 3 (15.00%) CRISC
3 3 (15.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) COBIT
2 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (20.00%) NIST
3 3 (15.00%) COSO
3 3 (15.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (5.00%) GDPR
4 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) CSIRT
2 2 (10.00%) EnCase
2 2 (10.00%) FTK
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Kofax