Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines with a requirement for Security Operations skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Operations over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 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.

Security Operations (SecOps)
Surrey > Staines
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 30 43
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 -12
Contract jobs citing Security Operations 8 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 2.14% 2.65% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 2.90% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Staines median daily rate £375 £465 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.35% - -
Surrey median daily rate £550 £528 £525
% change year-on-year +4.17% +0.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staines median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - - £27.00

Security Operations 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 336 241 295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 90.08% 91.29% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 125 103
Staines median daily rate £475 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.57% -
10th Percentile £313 £363 £259
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 3
Staines median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +122.22%
10th Percentile £37.25 £18.50 £35.50
90th Percentile £51.75 £47.50 £49.00
Surrey median hourly rate £40.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +35.00% +9.09% +10.00%

Security Operations
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Operations in Staines

Security Operations
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Operations in Staines

Security Operations
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Operations in Staines over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Operations in Staines

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security Operations 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 Security Operations.

1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 3 (37.50%) CISM
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (25.00%) PKI
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Publishing
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (12.50%) Smart Energy
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement

Security Operations
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 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Operations Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Security Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Operations Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Smart Energy
2 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) ISMS
4 1 (12.50%) OWASP
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) SIEM
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISM
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) CRISC
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (12.50%) COBIT
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nessus